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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 84 83 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 116 128 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.20% 3.21% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.52% 8.51% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 114 93 131
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £70,000
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
1361 1504 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.52% 37.71% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1161 1222 1266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,300
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +42 38 £42,500 - 7
Farnborough -16 17 £42,500 - 1
Portsmouth +36 16 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Basingstoke -9 11 £47,500 +18.75%
Winchester -9 11 £40,000 - 3
Fareham +20 7 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Ringwood - 2 £40,000 - 1
Eastleigh - 1 £37,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 211 (98.60%) C#
2 209 (97.66%) .NET
3 175 (81.78%) MVC
4 171 (79.91%) ASP.NET
5 170 (79.44%) SQL Server
6 153 (71.50%) Agile Software Development
7 151 (70.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 121 (56.54%) TDD
9 109 (50.93%) Microsoft
10 100 (46.73%) Web Application Development
11 78 (36.45%) OO
12 76 (35.51%) Git (software)
13 74 (34.58%) RESTful
14 65 (30.37%) NUnit
15 64 (29.91%) Windows
16 63 (29.44%) Scrum
16 63 (29.44%) ASP.NET Web API
17 60 (28.04%) Visual Studio
18 58 (27.10%) BDD
19 57 (26.64%) JavaScript
20 54 (25.23%) HTML
20 54 (25.23%) Moq
21 52 (24.30%) NoSQL
21 52 (24.30%) Node.js
21 52 (24.30%) Ruby
22 49 (22.90%) .NET Framework
23 46 (21.50%) NHibernate
24 42 (19.63%) Rhino Mocks
24 42 (19.63%) Castle Windsor
24 42 (19.63%) CSS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (24.30%) Node.js
2 4 (1.87%) IIS
3 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.47%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.47%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.47%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) Apache
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.47%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 11 (5.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) GitHub
2 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (16.36%) Network Security
2 27 (12.62%) TCP/IP
3 21 (9.81%) CTI
4 7 (3.27%) Internet
5 4 (1.87%) HTTP
6 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (79.44%) SQL Server
2 52 (24.30%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.93%) MySQL
5 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.47%) OLTP
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 76 (35.51%) Git (software)
2 65 (30.37%) NUnit
3 60 (28.04%) Visual Studio
4 54 (25.23%) Moq
5 42 (19.63%) Rhino Mocks
6 41 (19.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (13.55%) MSTest
8 18 (8.41%) Selenium
9 9 (4.21%) Jasmine
9 9 (4.21%) Grunt
9 9 (4.21%) Bower
9 9 (4.21%) gulp
10 8 (3.74%) NuGet
11 4 (1.87%) WiX
11 4 (1.87%) MSI
11 4 (1.87%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.93%) JIRA
12 2 (0.93%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.93%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (14.49%) Finance
2 25 (11.68%) Retail
3 6 (2.80%) Games
4 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.93%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 190 (88.79%) Developer
2 141 (65.89%) .NET Developer
3 47 (21.96%) C# Developer
4 26 (12.15%) Software Developer
5 21 (9.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (7.94%) Senior Developer
7 16 (7.48%) C# Software Developer
8 15 (7.01%) Software Engineer
9 14 (6.54%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (5.14%) C# Software Engineer
11 10 (4.67%) Web Developer
12 9 (4.21%) Junior
12 9 (4.21%) Junior Developer
13 7 (3.27%) Graduate
13 7 (3.27%) Architect
13 7 (3.27%) Software Architect
13 7 (3.27%) Graduate Developer
13 7 (3.27%) C# Web Developer
14 5 (2.34%) Junior .NET Developer
14 5 (2.34%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (97.66%) .NET
2 171 (79.91%) ASP.NET
3 151 (70.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 74 (34.58%) RESTful
5 63 (29.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 54 (25.23%) HTML
7 49 (22.90%) .NET Framework
8 46 (21.50%) NHibernate
9 42 (19.63%) Castle Windsor
9 42 (19.63%) CSS
10 40 (18.69%) XML
11 37 (17.29%) Entity Framework
12 36 (16.82%) SOAP
13 34 (15.89%) WPF
14 30 (14.02%) WinForms
15 28 (13.08%) REST
16 27 (12.62%) Ninject
16 27 (12.62%) HTML5
17 26 (12.15%) Spring.NET
17 26 (12.15%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.62%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (11.68%) Social Media
2 25 (11.68%) BBC
3 16 (7.48%) Tandem
4 12 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.74%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.34%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.47%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 64 (29.91%) Windows
2 1 (0.47%) Linux
2 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (81.78%) MVC
2 153 (71.50%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (56.54%) TDD
4 100 (46.73%) Web Application Development
5 78 (36.45%) OO
6 63 (29.44%) Scrum
7 58 (27.10%) BDD
8 34 (15.89%) OOD
8 34 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (15.89%) Kanban
9 32 (14.95%) Dependency Injection
10 30 (14.02%) Multithreading
11 25 (11.68%) Software Engineering
12 22 (10.28%) MVVM
13 18 (8.41%) Automated Testing
14 17 (7.94%) Web Development
15 15 (7.01%) Manual Testing
16 12 (5.61%) SOA
17 9 (4.21%) OOP
17 9 (4.21%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 211 (98.60%) C#
2 57 (26.64%) JavaScript
3 52 (24.30%) Ruby
4 33 (15.42%) C++
5 31 (14.49%) SQL
6 10 (4.67%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.27%) Java
8 4 (1.87%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (10.28%) Degree
2 4 (1.87%) ISEB
2 4 (1.87%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) MCTS
4 1 (0.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) QA
1 2 (0.93%) HL7
Vendors
1 109 (50.93%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.62%) Google
3 25 (11.68%) Yahoo!
3 25 (11.68%) Apple
3 25 (11.68%) Sony
3 25 (11.68%) Facebook
4 1 (0.47%) LexisNexis
4 1 (0.47%) Telerik
4 1 (0.47%) HP
4 1 (0.47%) Interwoven
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle
4 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Andover
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Winchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, company pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Ringwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago