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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 99 93 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -29
Permanent jobs citing WCF 95 80 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.47% 2.45% 3.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 6.73% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 83 67 166
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £60,000
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
1472 1188 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.30% 36.43% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1028 1495
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Basingstoke -7 23 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Portsmouth -10 19 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Southampton 0 13 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Farnborough -5 10 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Fareham -16 8 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Winchester 0 6 £40,000 - 2
Fordingbridge - 5 £40,000 -
Aldershot -6 3 £36,500 -8.75%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 214 (98.17%) C#
2 213 (97.71%) .NET
3 182 (83.49%) SQL Server
4 180 (82.57%) ASP.NET
5 151 (69.27%) MVC
6 147 (67.43%) Agile Software Development
7 135 (61.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 125 (57.34%) TDD
9 106 (48.62%) Microsoft
10 102 (46.79%) Scrum
11 89 (40.83%) Web Application Development
12 76 (34.86%) SQL
13 70 (32.11%) LINQ
14 67 (30.73%) Windows
15 63 (28.90%) Web Services
16 60 (27.52%) OO
17 56 (25.69%) SOAP
17 56 (25.69%) Visual Studio
17 56 (25.69%) NUnit
17 56 (25.69%) Rhino Mocks
18 55 (25.23%) NHibernate
19 53 (24.31%) JavaScript
20 50 (22.94%) CSS
20 50 (22.94%) jQuery
21 48 (22.02%) Ajax
22 46 (21.10%) XML
23 45 (20.64%) REST
24 44 (20.18%) Castle Windsor
24 44 (20.18%) .NET Framework
25 43 (19.72%) BDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (13.30%) IIS
2 19 (8.72%) Node.js
3 17 (7.80%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.59%) K2 blackpearl
5 8 (3.67%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.67%) Apache
6 7 (3.21%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (3.21%) Umbraco
6 7 (3.21%) CMS
7 6 (2.75%) LiveLink
8 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.46%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.46%) Kentico
9 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.26%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.96%) HTTP
3 10 (4.59%) SSL
4 8 (3.67%) Network Security
5 7 (3.21%) CTI
6 4 (1.83%) Internet
7 2 (0.92%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.92%) Intranet
8 1 (0.46%) AMQP
8 1 (0.46%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (83.49%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.80%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (5.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.67%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.29%) MySQL
10 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (25.69%) Visual Studio
1 56 (25.69%) NUnit
1 56 (25.69%) Rhino Mocks
2 32 (14.68%) Subversion
3 30 (13.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (11.01%) Git (software)
5 17 (7.80%) Moq
6 11 (5.05%) MSTest
7 7 (3.21%) NSubstitute
8 6 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (2.29%) Selenium
9 5 (2.29%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.46%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.46%) WiX
10 1 (0.46%) MSI
10 1 (0.46%) NuGet
General
1 25 (11.47%) Finance
2 14 (6.42%) Retail
3 8 (3.67%) Advertising
4 7 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.29%) Games
6 3 (1.38%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 196 (89.91%) Developer
2 120 (55.05%) .NET Developer
3 44 (20.18%) C# Developer
4 38 (17.43%) Web Developer
5 37 (16.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (15.14%) Software Developer
7 31 (14.22%) Senior Developer
8 29 (13.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (9.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (7.80%) Web Applications Developer
10 17 (7.80%) Applications Developer
11 14 (6.42%) Senior Software Developer
11 14 (6.42%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (4.59%) Software Engineer
13 9 (4.13%) C# Web Developer
14 8 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (3.67%) Architect
14 8 (3.67%) .NET Web Developer
14 8 (3.67%) C# Software Engineer
14 8 (3.67%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (97.71%) .NET
2 180 (82.57%) ASP.NET
3 135 (61.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 70 (32.11%) LINQ
5 63 (28.90%) Web Services
6 56 (25.69%) SOAP
7 55 (25.23%) NHibernate
8 50 (22.94%) CSS
8 50 (22.94%) jQuery
9 48 (22.02%) Ajax
10 46 (21.10%) XML
11 45 (20.64%) REST
12 44 (20.18%) Castle Windsor
12 44 (20.18%) .NET Framework
13 40 (18.35%) HTML
14 35 (16.06%) MonoRail
15 32 (14.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 31 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 27 (12.39%) WinForms
17 27 (12.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.63%) Social Network
2 17 (7.80%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.42%) Tandem
4 11 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.75%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.29%) Kindle
7 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.92%) NHS
9 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.46%) Wiki
10 1 (0.46%) BBC
10 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 67 (30.73%) Windows
2 12 (5.50%) Linux
3 11 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (4.59%) Android
4 10 (4.59%) CentOS
4 10 (4.59%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (69.27%) MVC
2 147 (67.43%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (57.34%) TDD
4 102 (46.79%) Scrum
5 89 (40.83%) Web Application Development
6 60 (27.52%) OO
7 43 (19.72%) BDD
8 31 (14.22%) SOA
9 23 (10.55%) Software Engineering
10 17 (7.80%) OOD
10 17 (7.80%) Unit Testing
11 15 (6.88%) Kanban
11 15 (6.88%) Workflow
12 14 (6.42%) Mentoring
13 11 (5.05%) Web Development
13 11 (5.05%) Multithreading
14 9 (4.13%) OOP
14 9 (4.13%) Android Development
14 9 (4.13%) iOS Development
15 7 (3.21%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 214 (98.17%) C#
2 76 (34.86%) SQL
3 53 (24.31%) JavaScript
4 37 (16.97%) T-SQL
5 25 (11.47%) VB.NET
6 23 (10.55%) Java
7 18 (8.26%) Ruby
8 14 (6.42%) VB
9 12 (5.50%) C++
10 7 (3.21%) Delphi
11 6 (2.75%) VB6
12 4 (1.83%) PHP
13 2 (0.92%) Perl
13 2 (0.92%) Python
13 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (6.42%) HND
2 11 (5.05%) Degree
3 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.72%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.83%) HL7
3 3 (1.38%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) Firmware
2 2 (0.92%) vSphere
2 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.92%) SCOrch
1 2 (0.92%) Nagios
1 2 (0.92%) AppManager
1 2 (0.92%) Puppet
1 2 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 106 (48.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.42%) Google
3 10 (4.59%) Oracle
4 8 (3.67%) Telerik
5 7 (3.21%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.92%) NetIQ
6 2 (0.92%) VMware
6 2 (0.92%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.46%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.46%) Borland
7 1 (0.46%) HP
7 1 (0.46%) Sybase
7 1 (0.46%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.46%) Xamarin
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Winchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Havant
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago