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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 42 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.04% 4.46% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.56% 10.06% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 8
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £44,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
119 169 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.20% 44.36% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 116 148 72
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,299 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £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 17 April 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (90.32%) ASP.NET
3 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
4 24 (77.42%) MVC
4 24 (77.42%) TDD
4 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
7 15 (48.39%) Finance
8 14 (45.16%) Scrum
9 13 (41.94%) BDD
9 13 (41.94%) Web Application Development
10 11 (35.48%) SOAP
10 11 (35.48%) OO
10 11 (35.48%) WPF
10 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
11 10 (32.26%) Web Services
11 10 (32.26%) Entity Framework
12 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (29.03%) RESTful
13 8 (25.81%) LINQ
13 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
13 8 (25.81%) REST
14 7 (22.58%) Node.js
14 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
14 7 (22.58%) Social Media
14 7 (22.58%) Facebook
14 7 (22.58%) Sony

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (22.58%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
3 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Senior Developer
4 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
4 10 (32.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (29.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
7 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
7 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (19.35%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (19.35%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
9 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (12.90%) Architect
9 4 (12.90%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (12.90%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (12.90%) Web Engineer
10 3 (9.68%) Senior WinForms Developer
10 3 (9.68%) C# Programmer
10 3 (9.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (90.32%) ASP.NET
3 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (35.48%) SOAP
4 11 (35.48%) WPF
5 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
5 10 (32.26%) Web Services
5 10 (32.26%) Entity Framework
6 9 (29.03%) RESTful
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (25.81%) REST
7 8 (25.81%) LINQ
8 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (16.13%) WinForms
10 2 (6.45%) CSS
10 2 (6.45%) jQuery
10 2 (6.45%) JSON
10 2 (6.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) BBC
1 7 (22.58%) Social Media
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) MVC
1 24 (77.42%) TDD
2 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 13 (41.94%) BDD
4 13 (41.94%) Web Application Development
5 11 (35.48%) OO
6 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Microservices
7 6 (19.35%) ATDD
7 6 (19.35%) SOA
7 6 (19.35%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (12.90%) UML
9 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.45%) Mobile Development
10 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (22.58%) Ruby
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Apple
2 7 (22.58%) Sony
2 7 (22.58%) Yahoo!
2 7 (22.58%) Google
2 7 (22.58%) Facebook
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago