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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 46 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.73% 4.47% 5.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.08% 8.04% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 23
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
177 224 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 53.64% 55.58% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 168 205 204
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
3 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (73.68%) TDD
5 11 (57.89%) Web Services
6 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
6 10 (52.63%) jQuery
6 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (47.37%) REST
7 9 (47.37%) SQL
8 8 (42.11%) HTML
8 8 (42.11%) IIS
8 8 (42.11%) SOAP
8 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
8 8 (42.11%) NUnit
8 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
9 7 (36.84%) SOLID
9 7 (36.84%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (36.84%) CSS3
9 7 (36.84%) LINQ
9 7 (36.84%) Web Application Development
9 7 (36.84%) Scrum
9 7 (36.84%) Ajax
9 7 (36.84%) XHTML
9 7 (36.84%) CSS
10 6 (31.58%) Spring.NET

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 8 (42.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
1 8 (42.11%) NUnit
2 6 (31.58%) Moq
2 6 (31.58%) MSTest
2 6 (31.58%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) .NET Developer
3 13 (68.42%) .NET Software Developer
4 11 (57.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (57.89%) C# Developer
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (52.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (42.11%) Software Developer
7 7 (36.84%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Junior
9 1 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (57.89%) Web Services
4 10 (52.63%) jQuery
5 9 (47.37%) REST
6 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) SOAP
7 7 (36.84%) Ajax
7 7 (36.84%) CSS
7 7 (36.84%) CSS3
7 7 (36.84%) LINQ
7 7 (36.84%) XHTML
8 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (31.58%) Castle Windsor
8 6 (31.58%) HTML5
8 6 (31.58%) Ninject
8 6 (31.58%) Spring.NET
8 6 (31.58%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (31.58%) Social Media
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (36.84%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) SOLID
5 7 (36.84%) Web Application Development
6 6 (31.58%) Cross-Browser Development
6 6 (31.58%) Kanban
6 6 (31.58%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (15.79%) OO
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) OOD
9 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
9 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
9 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (5.26%) UML
9 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) WAI
1 1 (5.26%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Google