The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 30 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 10.43% 1.36% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.89% 3.23% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 2
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +38.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WCF
Dorset

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 Poole region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 55.21% 42.18% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 88 54 39
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

WCF
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Poole region.

WCF Salary Trend in Poole

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
3 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (61.90%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (61.90%) Ninject
4 13 (61.90%) Web Application Development
4 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) TDD
5 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 10 (47.62%) WPF
6 10 (47.62%) NUnit
6 10 (47.62%) Scrum
6 10 (47.62%) WinForms
6 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (47.62%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (47.62%) Spring.NET
6 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (47.62%) Kanban
6 10 (47.62%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (47.62%) MSTest
6 10 (47.62%) MVVM
6 10 (47.62%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (47.62%) Moq
7 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) OO
8 7 (33.33%) SOA

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 3 (14.29%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) NUnit
1 10 (47.62%) MSTest
1 10 (47.62%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (47.62%) Moq
2 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) .NET Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Junior
4 5 (23.81%) Junior Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Junior .NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Graduate
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (61.90%) Ninject
4 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 10 (47.62%) WPF
5 10 (47.62%) Spring.NET
5 10 (47.62%) WinForms
5 10 (47.62%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (47.62%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (33.33%) AutoMapper
6 7 (33.33%) SOAP
6 7 (33.33%) StructureMap
6 7 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) iPhone
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (61.90%) Dependency Injection
2 13 (61.90%) Web Application Development
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 10 (47.62%) MVVM
3 10 (47.62%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (47.62%) Kanban
4 8 (38.10%) OO
5 7 (33.33%) OOP
5 7 (33.33%) SOA
5 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Google
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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