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

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 77 65 134
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +69
Permanent jobs citing WCF 126 154 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.16% 3.81% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.47% 10.51% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 95 143 63
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1487 1465 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.31% 36.20% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1313 1289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £52,000
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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -10 43 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Winchester +20 21 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Farnborough -2 15 £45,000 - 4
Fareham -14 4 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Southampton -16 3 - - 1
Wallington - 3 £45,000 - 1
Portsmouth -34 2 £37,500 - 1
Yateley - 1 - -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 244 (97.21%) C#
1 244 (97.21%) .NET
2 213 (84.86%) ASP.NET
3 184 (73.31%) SQL Server
4 178 (70.92%) MVC
5 140 (55.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 118 (47.01%) Web Services
7 108 (43.03%) SQL
8 94 (37.45%) JavaScript
9 91 (36.25%) jQuery
10 87 (34.66%) HTML
11 83 (33.07%) Scrum
12 81 (32.27%) Microsoft
13 80 (31.87%) TDD
14 77 (30.68%) .NET Framework
15 71 (28.29%) Windows
16 67 (26.69%) Ajax
16 67 (26.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 66 (26.29%) CSS
18 65 (25.90%) SOAP
19 61 (24.30%) SQL Server 2012
20 58 (23.11%) LINQ
21 56 (22.31%) Web Application Development
22 54 (21.51%) Subversion
23 52 (20.72%) REST
24 49 (19.52%) OO
25 47 (18.73%) IIS
26 46 (18.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 46 (18.33%) Rhino Mocks
26 46 (18.33%) XML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 47 (18.73%) IIS
2 22 (8.76%) Tomcat
3 21 (8.37%) K2 blackpearl
4 19 (7.57%) Umbraco
4 19 (7.57%) Apache
4 19 (7.57%) CMS
5 16 (6.37%) Sitecore CMS
5 16 (6.37%) Kentico
6 11 (4.38%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (3.19%) Node.js
8 2 (0.80%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.40%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.40%) LiveLink
Applications
1 22 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.37%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.19%) SaaS
3 3 (1.20%) PaaS
3 3 (1.20%) IaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.56%) TCP/IP
2 23 (9.16%) HTTP
3 22 (8.76%) SSL
4 5 (1.99%) Internet
5 3 (1.20%) Network Security
5 3 (1.20%) CTI
6 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (73.31%) SQL Server
2 61 (24.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 39 (15.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (14.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (11.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (10.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.19%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.20%) MySQL
8 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (21.51%) Subversion
2 46 (18.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 45 (17.93%) Visual Studio
4 43 (17.13%) NUnit
5 31 (12.35%) Git (software)
6 28 (11.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.59%) SoapUI
8 7 (2.79%) MSTest
9 6 (2.39%) Moq
10 5 (1.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.80%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.40%) NCrunch
12 1 (0.40%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.40%) Selenium
12 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (7.17%) Finance
2 10 (3.98%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.39%) Banking
4 3 (1.20%) Automotive
4 3 (1.20%) Legal
4 3 (1.20%) Publishing
5 2 (0.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 226 (90.04%) Developer
2 156 (62.15%) .NET Developer
3 69 (27.49%) C# Developer
4 53 (21.12%) ASP.NET Developer
5 47 (18.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (13.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (10.36%) Web Developer
8 18 (7.17%) Senior Developer
9 17 (6.77%) Software Engineer
10 14 (5.58%) Software Developer
11 13 (5.18%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (4.78%) .NET Web Developer
13 9 (3.59%) Senior C# Developer
14 8 (3.19%) Applications Developer
14 8 (3.19%) Web Applications Developer
15 7 (2.79%) C# Software Developer
15 7 (2.79%) C# Software Engineer
16 6 (2.39%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 5 (1.99%) Agile .NET Developer
17 5 (1.99%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (97.21%) .NET
2 213 (84.86%) ASP.NET
3 140 (55.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 118 (47.01%) Web Services
5 91 (36.25%) jQuery
6 87 (34.66%) HTML
7 77 (30.68%) .NET Framework
8 67 (26.69%) Ajax
8 67 (26.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 66 (26.29%) CSS
10 65 (25.90%) SOAP
11 58 (23.11%) LINQ
12 52 (20.72%) REST
13 46 (18.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 46 (18.33%) XML
14 41 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 40 (15.94%) Castle Windsor
16 38 (15.14%) NHibernate
17 35 (13.94%) MonoRail
17 35 (13.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.34%) Computer Science
2 25 (9.96%) Social Network
3 15 (5.98%) Kindle
4 12 (4.78%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.98%) Tandem
7 5 (1.99%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.59%) Open Source
9 3 (1.20%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.80%) BBC
11 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.40%) NHS
11 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 71 (28.29%) Windows
2 29 (11.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (9.96%) Linux
4 22 (8.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (8.76%) Apple iOS
5 21 (8.37%) CentOS
6 20 (7.97%) Android
7 9 (3.59%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (70.92%) MVC
2 83 (33.07%) Scrum
3 80 (31.87%) TDD
4 56 (22.31%) Web Application Development
5 49 (19.52%) OO
6 40 (15.94%) SOA
7 38 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (9.16%) BDD
9 21 (8.37%) Workflow
9 21 (8.37%) OOD
9 21 (8.37%) OOP
9 21 (8.37%) Software Engineering
10 20 (7.97%) Android Development
10 20 (7.97%) iOS Development
11 13 (5.18%) Multithreading
12 12 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (4.38%) UML
14 9 (3.59%) Unit Testing
14 9 (3.59%) MVVM
15 8 (3.19%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 244 (97.21%) C#
2 108 (43.03%) SQL
3 94 (37.45%) JavaScript
4 45 (17.93%) T-SQL
5 36 (14.34%) VB.NET
6 23 (9.16%) Java
7 15 (5.98%) C++
8 12 (4.78%) Ruby
9 11 (4.38%) VB
10 4 (1.59%) Perl
10 4 (1.59%) Python
11 2 (0.80%) PHP
11 2 (0.80%) Delphi
11 2 (0.80%) VC++
11 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.40%) VB6
12 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.40%) XAML
12 1 (0.40%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 35 (13.94%) Degree
2 13 (5.18%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.19%) HND
4 6 (2.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.40%) ISEB
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.56%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.20%) QA
3 2 (0.80%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.59%) vSphere
1 4 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.59%) Nagios
1 4 (1.59%) AppManager
1 4 (1.59%) Puppet
1 4 (1.59%) SCCM
1 4 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.59%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 81 (32.27%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.56%) Adobe
3 19 (7.57%) Telerik
4 17 (6.77%) Oracle
5 16 (6.37%) EPiServer
5 16 (6.37%) Sitecore
6 8 (3.19%) Google
7 7 (2.79%) Genesys
8 4 (1.59%) NetIQ
8 4 (1.59%) VMware
8 4 (1.59%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.40%) JBoss
9 1 (0.40%) Thunderhead
9 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, Free Parking
Posted: 19 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant
Computer Futures
Salary: £4000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical, life, 10% bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Petersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, health care
Posted: 21 days ago