The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 94 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 102 122 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.83% 3.12% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.77% 8.47% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 89 110 111
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £63,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1312 1440 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.46% 36.77% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1299 1212
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Hampshire region.

WCF Salary Trend in Hampshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Hampshire

WCF
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +32 31 £40,000 - 2
Farnborough -8 20 £42,500 - 3
Fareham +18 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Portsmouth +7 13 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Winchester -30 8 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Basingstoke -10 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Aldershot - 3 £50,000 -
Petersfield - 1 £32,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 187 (99.47%) .NET
2 183 (97.34%) C#
3 168 (89.36%) SQL Server
4 155 (82.45%) ASP.NET
5 141 (75.00%) MVC
6 130 (69.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 116 (61.70%) Microsoft
8 110 (58.51%) Agile Software Development
9 102 (54.26%) TDD
10 89 (47.34%) Web Application Development
11 75 (39.89%) Scrum
12 71 (37.77%) Windows
13 64 (34.04%) OO
14 58 (30.85%) Visual Studio
14 58 (30.85%) NUnit
15 55 (29.26%) Rhino Mocks
15 55 (29.26%) Castle Windsor
15 55 (29.26%) NHibernate
16 50 (26.60%) Moq
17 47 (25.00%) WinForms
18 45 (23.94%) XML
18 45 (23.94%) JavaScript
19 44 (23.40%) Kanban
20 43 (22.87%) ASP.NET Web API
21 41 (21.81%) WPF
22 40 (21.28%) SOAP
23 39 (20.74%) HTML
23 39 (20.74%) BDD
24 38 (20.21%) RESTful
25 37 (19.68%) Dependency Injection

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (18.09%) Node.js
2 9 (4.79%) IIS
3 4 (2.13%) CMS
3 4 (2.13%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.53%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.53%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) Apache
4 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.83%) TCP/IP
2 25 (13.30%) Network Security
3 18 (9.57%) CTI
4 4 (2.13%) Internet
4 4 (2.13%) HTTP
5 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (89.36%) SQL Server
2 34 (18.09%) NoSQL
3 14 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (4.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.06%) MySQL
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.53%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 58 (30.85%) Visual Studio
1 58 (30.85%) NUnit
2 55 (29.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 50 (26.60%) Moq
4 37 (19.68%) Git (software)
5 33 (17.55%) MSTest
6 24 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.26%) NuGet
8 7 (3.72%) Selenium
9 6 (3.19%) CruiseControl
9 6 (3.19%) MSI
9 6 (3.19%) WiX
10 5 (2.66%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.66%) Subversion
11 2 (1.06%) JIRA
11 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.06%) MSBuild
General
1 33 (17.55%) Finance
2 22 (11.70%) Retail
3 6 (3.19%) Advertising
4 3 (1.60%) Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 172 (91.49%) Developer
2 138 (73.40%) .NET Developer
3 45 (23.94%) C# Developer
4 27 (14.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (10.11%) Software Developer
6 18 (9.57%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.51%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (5.85%) Junior
9 11 (5.85%) Junior Developer
10 8 (4.26%) Junior C# Developer
10 8 (4.26%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.72%) Architect
12 6 (3.19%) Software Architect
12 6 (3.19%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.19%) .NET Web Developer
13 5 (2.66%) Junior C# .NET Developer
13 5 (2.66%) Graduate
13 5 (2.66%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (99.47%) .NET
2 155 (82.45%) ASP.NET
3 130 (69.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 55 (29.26%) Castle Windsor
4 55 (29.26%) NHibernate
5 47 (25.00%) WinForms
6 45 (23.94%) XML
7 43 (22.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 41 (21.81%) WPF
9 40 (21.28%) SOAP
10 39 (20.74%) HTML
11 38 (20.21%) RESTful
12 36 (19.15%) LINQ
13 32 (17.02%) Unity DI Container
14 31 (16.49%) Ninject
14 31 (16.49%) Spring.NET
15 29 (15.43%) CSS
16 28 (14.89%) Web Services
16 28 (14.89%) .NET Framework
17 27 (14.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.49%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (7.98%) Tandem
3 13 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.38%) Social Media
4 12 (6.38%) BBC
5 8 (4.26%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.19%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.66%) Social Network
9 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.06%) Kindle
10 1 (0.53%) User Experience
10 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 71 (37.77%) Windows
2 5 (2.66%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.66%) Android
3 2 (1.06%) Linux
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) CentOS
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (75.00%) MVC
2 110 (58.51%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (54.26%) TDD
4 89 (47.34%) Web Application Development
5 75 (39.89%) Scrum
6 64 (34.04%) OO
7 44 (23.40%) Kanban
8 39 (20.74%) BDD
9 37 (19.68%) Dependency Injection
9 37 (19.68%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (17.55%) OOD
11 28 (14.89%) Multithreading
12 23 (12.23%) MVVM
13 14 (7.45%) SDLC
14 12 (6.38%) Content Management
15 10 (5.32%) Unit Testing
16 9 (4.79%) Software Engineering
16 9 (4.79%) SOA
17 8 (4.26%) OOP
17 8 (4.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 183 (97.34%) C#
2 45 (23.94%) JavaScript
3 35 (18.62%) Ruby
4 26 (13.83%) C++
5 24 (12.77%) SQL
6 16 (8.51%) VB.NET
7 14 (7.45%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.26%) Java
9 5 (2.66%) VB
10 2 (1.06%) PHP
10 2 (1.06%) Delphi
11 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.53%) Python
11 1 (0.53%) C
11 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (9.04%) Degree
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.53%) MCTS
3 1 (0.53%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.66%) HL7
2 3 (1.60%) QA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Puppet
1 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
1 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.53%) SCCM
1 1 (0.53%) Nagios
1 1 (0.53%) AppManager
Vendors
1 116 (61.70%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.91%) Facebook
3 12 (6.38%) Yahoo!
3 12 (6.38%) Google
3 12 (6.38%) Apple
3 12 (6.38%) Sony
4 4 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.53%) Twitter
5 1 (0.53%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.53%) NetIQ
5 1 (0.53%) HP
5 1 (0.53%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.53%) Borland
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle
5 1 (0.53%) VMware
5 1 (0.53%) Telerik
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Winchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 17 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, company pension
Posted: 23 days ago