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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 42 78 49
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -29
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.20% 0.48% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.99% 0.93% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 16
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
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
178 216 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 46.72% 52.17% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 141 142 156
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £52,500
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 28 August 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
2 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 27 (96.43%) MVC
3 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (92.86%) Google
3 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (89.29%) Social Media
4 25 (89.29%) BDD
4 25 (89.29%) NoSQL
4 25 (89.29%) Node.js
4 25 (89.29%) RESTful
4 25 (89.29%) Facebook
4 25 (89.29%) Web Application Development
4 25 (89.29%) Git (software)
4 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (89.29%) OO
4 25 (89.29%) Apple
4 25 (89.29%) TDD
4 25 (89.29%) Ruby
4 25 (89.29%) Yahoo!
4 25 (89.29%) Sony
4 25 (89.29%) BBC
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) Windows
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) WPF
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (89.29%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 25 (89.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) .NET Developer
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (3.57%) Tester
2 1 (3.57%) Junior
2 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (3.57%) Senior Tester
2 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
2 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
2 1 (3.57%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
2 1 (3.57%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) .NET
1 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 25 (89.29%) RESTful
4 2 (7.14%) WPF
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) WinForms
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (89.29%) BBC
1 25 (89.29%) Social Media
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) MVC
2 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (89.29%) TDD
3 25 (89.29%) BDD
3 25 (89.29%) Web Application Development
3 25 (89.29%) OO
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Test Management
5 1 (3.57%) Validation
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (89.29%) Ruby
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Google
2 25 (89.29%) Facebook
2 25 (89.29%) Apple
2 25 (89.29%) Sony
2 25 (89.29%) Yahoo!
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Portsmouth, Hampshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago