The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 37 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 13 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.63% 3.44% 5.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.66% 6.48% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 13
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
122 216 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 43.42% 53.07% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 114 187 102
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 June 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (90.00%) MVC
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (80.00%) TDD
6 14 (70.00%) RESTful
6 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (60.00%) Node.js
7 12 (60.00%) Facebook
7 12 (60.00%) Web Application Development
7 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
7 12 (60.00%) Social Media
7 12 (60.00%) BDD
7 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
7 12 (60.00%) Ruby
7 12 (60.00%) Yahoo!
7 12 (60.00%) Google
7 12 (60.00%) OO
7 12 (60.00%) BBC
7 12 (60.00%) Apple
7 12 (60.00%) Sony
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) WPF
9 3 (15.00%) Scrum
9 3 (15.00%) WinForms
10 2 (10.00%) jQuery
10 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 12 (60.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) .NET Developer
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) CSS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (70.00%) RESTful
4 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (25.00%) WPF
6 3 (15.00%) WinForms
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
7 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Social Media
1 12 (60.00%) BBC
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) TDD
4 12 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 12 (60.00%) BDD
4 12 (60.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 2 (10.00%) UML
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) Ruby
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Facebook
1 12 (60.00%) Yahoo!
1 12 (60.00%) Google
1 12 (60.00%) Apple
1 12 (60.00%) Sony
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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