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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 97 72 102
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs citing WCF 103 138 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.74% 3.43% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.72% 9.54% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 90 122 82
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £61,750 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1335 1447 1417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.57% 36.00% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1193 1286 1223
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +17 32 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Farnborough -6 20 £42,500 +1.79% 3
Basingstoke -3 12 £50,000 +17.64%
Winchester -18 10 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Portsmouth -2 8 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Fareham +5 7 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Aldershot +2 4 £53,000 +6.00%
Petersfield -3 2 £32,500 -18.75%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 191 (99.48%) .NET
2 189 (98.44%) C#
3 168 (87.50%) SQL Server
4 160 (83.33%) ASP.NET
5 140 (72.92%) MVC
6 125 (65.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 122 (63.54%) Microsoft
8 117 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
9 101 (52.60%) TDD
10 84 (43.75%) Scrum
10 84 (43.75%) Web Application Development
11 66 (34.38%) Windows
12 62 (32.29%) OO
13 61 (31.77%) Visual Studio
14 52 (27.08%) NUnit
15 51 (26.56%) Rhino Mocks
16 50 (26.04%) NHibernate
16 50 (26.04%) LINQ
17 48 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
18 47 (24.48%) JavaScript
19 45 (23.44%) XML
20 44 (22.92%) SOAP
21 43 (22.40%) WinForms
22 42 (21.88%) WPF
23 41 (21.35%) Web Services
24 40 (20.83%) BDD
25 39 (20.31%) Moq
26 38 (19.79%) Finance
27 36 (18.75%) HTML
28 35 (18.23%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 30 (15.63%) Node.js
2 13 (6.77%) IIS
3 6 (3.13%) CMS
3 6 (3.13%) Umbraco
3 6 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.52%) Apache
5 1 (0.52%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.52%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (5.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.46%) TCP/IP
2 21 (10.94%) Network Security
3 16 (8.33%) CTI
4 4 (2.08%) Internet
5 3 (1.56%) HTTP
6 1 (0.52%) AMQP
6 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.10%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.04%) MySQL
6 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.52%) OLTP
7 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (31.77%) Visual Studio
2 52 (27.08%) NUnit
3 51 (26.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 39 (20.31%) Moq
5 31 (16.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (15.10%) Git (software)
7 26 (13.54%) MSTest
8 11 (5.73%) Subversion
9 5 (2.60%) Selenium
9 5 (2.60%) NuGet
9 5 (2.60%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.56%) WiX
10 3 (1.56%) NSubstitute
10 3 (1.56%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.56%) MSI
General
1 38 (19.79%) Finance
2 21 (10.94%) Retail
3 8 (4.17%) Advertising
4 3 (1.56%) Banking
5 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 175 (91.15%) Developer
2 129 (67.19%) .NET Developer
3 45 (23.44%) C# Developer
4 32 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (13.54%) Senior Developer
6 25 (13.02%) Software Developer
7 17 (8.85%) Web Developer
7 17 (8.85%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (5.73%) Junior Developer
9 11 (5.73%) Junior
10 10 (5.21%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (4.17%) Junior C# Developer
11 8 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
11 8 (4.17%) Architect
11 8 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (3.65%) Software Engineer
13 6 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
14 5 (2.60%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (99.48%) .NET
2 160 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 125 (65.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (26.04%) LINQ
4 50 (26.04%) NHibernate
5 48 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
6 45 (23.44%) XML
7 44 (22.92%) SOAP
8 43 (22.40%) WinForms
9 42 (21.88%) WPF
10 41 (21.35%) Web Services
11 36 (18.75%) HTML
12 35 (18.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (17.71%) CSS
14 33 (17.19%) jQuery
14 33 (17.19%) REST
15 30 (15.63%) RESTful
16 28 (14.58%) .NET Framework
17 25 (13.02%) Ajax
18 24 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.98%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.25%) Tandem
4 9 (4.69%) Social Network
5 8 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.65%) BBC
6 7 (3.65%) Social Media
6 7 (3.65%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.13%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.08%) Kindle
9 1 (0.52%) Wiki
9 1 (0.52%) NHS
9 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (34.38%) Windows
2 8 (4.17%) Android
2 8 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.04%) Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (72.92%) MVC
2 117 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (52.60%) TDD
4 84 (43.75%) Scrum
4 84 (43.75%) Web Application Development
5 62 (32.29%) OO
6 40 (20.83%) BDD
7 33 (17.19%) OOD
7 33 (17.19%) Kanban
8 26 (13.54%) Dependency Injection
8 26 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (12.50%) Multithreading
10 16 (8.33%) MVVM
11 13 (6.77%) Software Engineering
11 13 (6.77%) SOA
12 12 (6.25%) Unit Testing
13 11 (5.73%) Content Management
14 10 (5.21%) Mobile Development
15 9 (4.69%) Mentoring
16 7 (3.65%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 189 (98.44%) C#
2 47 (24.48%) JavaScript
3 34 (17.71%) SQL
4 29 (15.10%) Ruby
5 22 (11.46%) C++
6 21 (10.94%) VB.NET
7 15 (7.81%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.69%) Java
9 5 (2.60%) VB
10 2 (1.04%) Delphi
10 2 (1.04%) PHP
11 1 (0.52%) Python
11 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.52%) C
11 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (6.25%) Degree
2 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.08%) HND
4 1 (0.52%) MCSD
4 1 (0.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.08%) HL7
3 2 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Firmware
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Nagios
1 1 (0.52%) AppManager
1 1 (0.52%) SCCM
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 122 (63.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.73%) Google
3 8 (4.17%) Facebook
4 7 (3.65%) Yahoo!
4 7 (3.65%) Apple
4 7 (3.65%) Sony
5 6 (3.13%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle
6 1 (0.52%) Twitter
6 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.52%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.52%) VMware
6 1 (0.52%) Telerik
6 1 (0.52%) NetIQ
6 1 (0.52%) HP
6 1 (0.52%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.52%) Borland
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Heat Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 depending on skills and experience plus car
Posted: 12 days ago