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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 116 117 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 69 91 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.07% 2.34% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.03% 6.36% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62 81 71
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £32,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1372 1431 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 41.19% 36.74% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1330 1071
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Farnborough -14 18 £45,000 +5.88%
Fareham +7 13 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Portsmouth +9 10 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Petersfield +19 5 - - 2
Havant - 5 £35,000 - 1
Southampton -6 4 £50,000 +48.14%
Andover - 3 £45,000 - 1
Basingstoke -9 2 £40,000 -
Winchester +2 1 £40,000 - 1
Gosport - 1 £37,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 167 (98.24%) C#
1 167 (98.24%) .NET
2 136 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 126 (74.12%) MVC
4 109 (64.12%) ASP.NET
5 96 (56.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 93 (54.71%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (41.76%) HTML
8 70 (41.18%) Windows
9 58 (34.12%) TDD
10 55 (32.35%) WPF
11 50 (29.41%) JavaScript
12 48 (28.24%) XML
13 47 (27.65%) Web Services
13 47 (27.65%) RESTful
13 47 (27.65%) Web Application Development
13 47 (27.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 46 (27.06%) Microsoft
14 46 (27.06%) Finance
14 46 (27.06%) .NET Framework
15 45 (26.47%) Git (software)
16 44 (25.88%) Visual Studio
17 41 (24.12%) SQL
17 41 (24.12%) CSS
18 39 (22.94%) SQL Server 2014
19 38 (22.35%) Software Engineering
20 37 (21.76%) Team Foundation Server
21 36 (21.18%) BDD
21 36 (21.18%) OO
22 35 (20.59%) NUnit

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (15.29%) Node.js
2 8 (4.71%) IIS
3 7 (4.12%) CMS
3 7 (4.12%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.29%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.53%) Network Security
2 15 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.29%) Internet
4 4 (2.35%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (22.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 27 (15.88%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.24%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (7.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.18%) MySQL
9 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 45 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 44 (25.88%) Visual Studio
3 37 (21.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (20.59%) NUnit
5 34 (20.00%) Moq
6 14 (8.24%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (7.65%) Selenium
8 10 (5.88%) Bower
8 10 (5.88%) Grunt
8 10 (5.88%) gulp
8 10 (5.88%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.76%) MSTest
10 1 (0.59%) Firebug
10 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.59%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 46 (27.06%) Finance
2 5 (2.94%) Brand Awareness
3 4 (2.35%) Retail
3 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Games
5 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 154 (90.59%) Developer
2 94 (55.29%) .NET Developer
3 67 (39.41%) C# Developer
4 38 (22.35%) Senior Developer
5 30 (17.65%) Software Developer
6 29 (17.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (17.06%) C# Software Developer
7 27 (15.88%) C# WPF Developer
7 27 (15.88%) WPF Developer
8 26 (15.29%) Senior C# Developer
9 22 (12.94%) Social Media Developer
9 22 (12.94%) Web Developer
10 15 (8.82%) Senior WPF Developer
10 15 (8.82%) Software Engineer
11 14 (8.24%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 13 (7.65%) C# Software Engineer
13 12 (7.06%) Junior .NET Developer
13 12 (7.06%) Junior Developer
13 12 (7.06%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (98.24%) .NET
2 109 (64.12%) ASP.NET
3 96 (56.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 71 (41.76%) HTML
5 55 (32.35%) WPF
6 48 (28.24%) XML
7 47 (27.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 47 (27.65%) RESTful
7 47 (27.65%) Web Services
8 46 (27.06%) .NET Framework
9 41 (24.12%) CSS
10 31 (18.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (17.65%) Entity Framework
11 30 (17.65%) jQuery
12 28 (16.47%) AngularJS
13 27 (15.88%) NHibernate
14 25 (14.71%) WinForms
15 24 (14.12%) LINQ
16 20 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 20 (11.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.47%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (12.94%) BBC
2 22 (12.94%) Social Media
3 14 (8.24%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.71%) Streaming Music
5 6 (3.53%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (3.53%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.76%) Tandem
6 3 (1.76%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.59%) Blog
7 1 (0.59%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 70 (41.18%) Windows
2 9 (5.29%) Android
3 4 (2.35%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (74.12%) MVC
2 93 (54.71%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (34.12%) TDD
4 47 (27.65%) Web Application Development
5 38 (22.35%) Software Engineering
6 36 (21.18%) BDD
6 36 (21.18%) OO
7 26 (15.29%) Scrum
8 23 (13.53%) OOD
9 22 (12.94%) MVVM
10 18 (10.59%) Automated Testing
10 18 (10.59%) Manual Testing
11 17 (10.00%) Web Development
12 13 (7.65%) Multithreading
13 12 (7.06%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (6.47%) Kanban
15 10 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
15 10 (5.88%) Unit Testing
16 7 (4.12%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 167 (98.24%) C#
2 50 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 41 (24.12%) SQL
4 26 (15.29%) Ruby
5 17 (10.00%) C++
6 13 (7.65%) VB.NET
7 11 (6.47%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.29%) VB
9 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (11.76%) Degree
2 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.76%) ISEB
3 3 (1.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.59%) MCSD
4 1 (0.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.59%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 31 (18.24%) Google
3 22 (12.94%) Apple
3 22 (12.94%) Facebook
3 22 (12.94%) Sony
3 22 (12.94%) Yahoo!
4 7 (4.12%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle
5 1 (0.59%) Telerik
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive+Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + gym, bonus, 23 days hol
Posted: 25 days ago