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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 94 88 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -40
Permanent jobs citing WCF 107 85 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.79% 2.62% 4.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.93% 7.20% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 94 77 208
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1543 1180 1711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.27% 36.40% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1046 1575
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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
Basingstoke -9 26 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Portsmouth -3 25 £55,000 +62.96% 2
Southampton +11 11 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Farnborough -4 9 £42,500 +34.92% 2
Fareham -8 9 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Winchester +1 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Aldershot -12 3 £36,500 -8.75%
Fordingbridge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Havant - 1 £46,500 - 1
Petersfield - 1 £47,500 - 1
Yateley - 1 - -
Waterlooville - 1 £42,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 236 (98.74%) C#
2 234 (97.91%) .NET
3 209 (87.45%) ASP.NET
4 191 (79.92%) SQL Server
5 173 (72.38%) MVC
6 170 (71.13%) Agile Software Development
7 149 (62.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 136 (56.90%) TDD
9 112 (46.86%) Scrum
10 98 (41.00%) Microsoft
11 97 (40.59%) SQL
12 95 (39.75%) Web Application Development
13 85 (35.56%) Web Services
14 79 (33.05%) Windows
15 70 (29.29%) SOAP
16 66 (27.62%) LINQ
17 64 (26.78%) OO
18 63 (26.36%) Ajax
18 63 (26.36%) REST
19 62 (25.94%) NUnit
20 61 (25.52%) Rhino Mocks
21 60 (25.10%) .NET Framework
22 59 (24.69%) jQuery
23 57 (23.85%) CSS
24 55 (23.01%) JavaScript
25 51 (21.34%) NHibernate
26 49 (20.50%) Castle Windsor
27 48 (20.08%) Subversion
28 46 (19.25%) T-SQL
28 46 (19.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 42 (17.57%) IIS
2 29 (12.13%) Tomcat
3 22 (9.21%) K2 blackpearl
4 20 (8.37%) Apache
5 15 (6.28%) Node.js
6 8 (3.35%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (2.93%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.51%) CMS
8 6 (2.51%) LiveLink
8 6 (2.51%) Umbraco
8 6 (2.51%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.84%) Kentico
10 1 (0.42%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.09%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.60%) SaaS
2 9 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.46%) HTTP
1 25 (10.46%) TCP/IP
2 22 (9.21%) SSL
3 3 (1.26%) CTI
3 3 (1.26%) Network Security
4 2 (0.84%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.84%) Intranet
4 2 (0.84%) Internet
5 1 (0.42%) Extranet
5 1 (0.42%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (79.92%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (12.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (11.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (5.44%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.18%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.09%) MySQL
10 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (25.94%) NUnit
2 61 (25.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 48 (20.08%) Subversion
4 43 (17.99%) Visual Studio
5 34 (14.23%) Git (software)
6 30 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (5.86%) Moq
8 13 (5.44%) MSTest
9 8 (3.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (2.93%) NSubstitute
11 6 (2.51%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (1.26%) Selenium
12 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (12.13%) Finance
2 10 (4.18%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.18%) Retail
3 6 (2.51%) Advertising
4 5 (2.09%) Games
5 3 (1.26%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 217 (90.79%) Developer
2 130 (54.39%) .NET Developer
3 48 (20.08%) C# Developer
4 42 (17.57%) Web Developer
4 42 (17.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (15.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 33 (13.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (12.97%) Senior Developer
8 30 (12.55%) Software Developer
9 22 (9.21%) Applications Developer
9 22 (9.21%) Web Applications Developer
10 14 (5.86%) Senior Software Developer
10 14 (5.86%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (4.60%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.35%) Architect
12 8 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.35%) C# Software Engineer
12 8 (3.35%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (3.35%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (2.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (97.91%) .NET
2 209 (87.45%) ASP.NET
3 149 (62.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 85 (35.56%) Web Services
5 70 (29.29%) SOAP
6 66 (27.62%) LINQ
7 63 (26.36%) Ajax
7 63 (26.36%) REST
8 60 (25.10%) .NET Framework
9 59 (24.69%) jQuery
10 57 (23.85%) CSS
11 51 (21.34%) NHibernate
12 49 (20.50%) Castle Windsor
13 46 (19.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 45 (18.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 43 (17.99%) HTML
16 42 (17.57%) XML
17 40 (16.74%) MonoRail
18 39 (16.32%) ASP.NET Web API
19 30 (12.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.55%) Computer Science
2 25 (10.46%) Social Network
3 15 (6.28%) Tandem
4 10 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.51%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.51%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (2.09%) Kindle
7 3 (1.26%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.84%) NHS
8 2 (0.84%) BBC
8 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 79 (33.05%) Windows
2 23 (9.62%) Linux
2 23 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 23 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (9.21%) CentOS
4 10 (4.18%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.77%) Android
6 8 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (72.38%) MVC
2 170 (71.13%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (56.90%) TDD
4 112 (46.86%) Scrum
5 95 (39.75%) Web Application Development
6 64 (26.78%) OO
7 45 (18.83%) SOA
8 44 (18.41%) BDD
9 24 (10.04%) Software Engineering
10 16 (6.69%) Workflow
11 15 (6.28%) OOP
11 15 (6.28%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.86%) Kanban
12 14 (5.86%) OOD
13 13 (5.44%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.60%) Web Development
15 8 (3.35%) UML
15 8 (3.35%) Requirements Management
15 8 (3.35%) Build Automation
15 8 (3.35%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 236 (98.74%) C#
2 97 (40.59%) SQL
3 55 (23.01%) JavaScript
4 46 (19.25%) T-SQL
5 34 (14.23%) Java
6 22 (9.21%) VB.NET
7 13 (5.44%) Ruby
7 13 (5.44%) VB
8 7 (2.93%) C++
8 7 (2.93%) Delphi
9 6 (2.51%) VB6
10 3 (1.26%) PHP
11 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.42%) Python
12 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (7.95%) HND
2 15 (6.28%) Degree
3 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.04%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.84%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) HL7
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.26%) Firmware
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Nagios
1 1 (0.42%) AppManager
1 1 (0.42%) SCCM
1 1 (0.42%) Puppet
1 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.42%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 98 (41.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.37%) Telerik
3 19 (7.95%) Google
4 11 (4.60%) Oracle
5 6 (2.51%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.09%) Adobe
7 2 (0.84%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.42%) Sybase
8 1 (0.42%) Borland
8 1 (0.42%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.42%) VMware
8 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.42%) Xamarin
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