The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.60% 5.23% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.23% 12.00% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 5
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,700 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
176 75 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 45.01% 43.60% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 153 74 88
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Hampshire

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 April 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (64.00%) MVC
4 16 (64.00%) TDD
4 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
4 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (64.00%) BDD
5 15 (60.00%) NoSQL
5 15 (60.00%) Node.js
5 15 (60.00%) RESTful
5 15 (60.00%) Ruby
5 15 (60.00%) Web Application Development
5 15 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (40.00%) Social Network
6 10 (40.00%) Facebook
6 10 (40.00%) Twitter
6 10 (40.00%) Finance
7 9 (36.00%) VB
8 7 (28.00%) HTML
8 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (28.00%) CSS
9 5 (20.00%) Internet
9 5 (20.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 15 (60.00%) Node.js
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 15 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (76.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (60.00%) RESTful
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (16.00%) LINQ
7 4 (16.00%) Web Services
7 4 (16.00%) XML
7 4 (16.00%) XSD
7 4 (16.00%) XSLT
8 3 (12.00%) SOAP
8 3 (12.00%) jQuery
9 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET
10 1 (4.00%) MSMQ
10 1 (4.00%) WinForms
10 1 (4.00%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Social Network
1 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) MVC
1 16 (64.00%) TDD
1 16 (64.00%) BDD
2 15 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) Ruby
3 9 (36.00%) VB
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Facebook
1 10 (40.00%) Twitter