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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 19 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 4.55% 14.29% 12.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.89% 25.56% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 34 12
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
45 133 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 51.14% 55.88% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 129 59
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 July 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) MVC
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (82.35%) WPF
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) Scrum
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (76.47%) Razor View Engine
5 11 (64.71%) Web Application Development
5 11 (64.71%) Unity DI Container
5 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (64.71%) Kanban
5 11 (64.71%) Spring.NET
5 11 (64.71%) Castle Windsor
5 11 (64.71%) Ninject
5 11 (64.71%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (64.71%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (64.71%) MSTest
5 11 (64.71%) MVVM
5 11 (64.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (64.71%) Moq
5 11 (64.71%) TDD
5 11 (64.71%) NUnit
5 11 (64.71%) WinForms
5 11 (64.71%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MSTest
1 11 (64.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (64.71%) Moq
1 11 (64.71%) NUnit
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (82.35%) WPF
4 13 (76.47%) Razor View Engine
5 11 (64.71%) Unity DI Container
5 11 (64.71%) Spring.NET
5 11 (64.71%) Castle Windsor
5 11 (64.71%) Ninject
5 11 (64.71%) WinForms
6 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
8 3 (17.65%) CSS
8 3 (17.65%) HTML
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 3 (17.65%) Kendo UI
8 3 (17.65%) LINQ
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
9 1 (5.88%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) MVC
2 14 (82.35%) Scrum
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Web Application Development
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (64.71%) Kanban
3 11 (64.71%) Dependency Injection
3 11 (64.71%) MVVM
3 11 (64.71%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) OOP
4 4 (23.53%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) SOA
5 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft