The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 41 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +34
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.23% 3.92% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.63% 8.07% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 3
Median salary £36,250 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £50,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
139 161 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 48.94% 48.49% 49.78%
Number of salaries quoted 134 132 170
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

WCF
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

WCF Salary Trend in Portsmouth

WCF
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for WCF.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (55.56%) TDD
5 10 (55.56%) Web Application Development
6 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 9 (50.00%) OO
7 7 (38.89%) Google
7 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 5 (27.78%) Apple
9 5 (27.78%) Ruby
9 5 (27.78%) Yahoo!
9 5 (27.78%) BBC
9 5 (27.78%) Scrum
9 5 (27.78%) RESTful
9 5 (27.78%) Social Media
9 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (27.78%) Sony
9 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 5 (27.78%) BDD
9 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
9 5 (27.78%) Node.js
9 5 (27.78%) Facebook
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (22.22%) Unity DI Container

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Moq
2 4 (22.22%) MSTest
2 4 (22.22%) NUnit
2 4 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Social Media Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.56%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (27.78%) Node.js
5 5 (27.78%) RESTful
6 4 (22.22%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (22.22%) Ninject
6 4 (22.22%) Spring.NET
6 4 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) jQuery
8 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.56%) REST
8 1 (5.56%) XML
8 1 (5.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) BBC
1 5 (27.78%) Social Media
2 4 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Web Application Development
4 9 (50.00%) OO
5 5 (27.78%) BDD
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (22.22%) Kanban
7 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning
7 2 (11.11%) SOLID
7 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (5.56%) OOD
8 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Google
2 5 (27.78%) Apple
2 5 (27.78%) Facebook
2 5 (27.78%) Sony
2 5 (27.78%) Yahoo!
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) Mitel
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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