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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 45 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.99% 1.31% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.76% 3.96% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 8
Average salary £55,000 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.96% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
223 101 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 55.61% 33.11% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 198 94 150
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) ASP.NET
3 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
4 20 (74.07%) Scrum
4 20 (74.07%) TDD
5 16 (59.26%) MVC
6 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (51.85%) Finance
7 14 (51.85%) WPF
8 12 (44.44%) Visual Studio
8 12 (44.44%) SOAP
9 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (33.33%) SQL
10 9 (33.33%) Web Services
10 9 (33.33%) REST
11 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
11 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
11 8 (29.63%) LINQ
11 8 (29.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
12 7 (25.93%) BDD
13 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (22.22%) SOA
13 6 (22.22%) ATDD
13 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
13 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (22.22%) Microservices

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (3.70%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) .NET Developer
2 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
2 10 (37.04%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (29.63%) Software Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Web Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Web Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) ASP.NET
3 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (51.85%) WPF
5 12 (44.44%) SOAP
6 9 (33.33%) Web Services
6 9 (33.33%) REST
7 8 (29.63%) LINQ
7 8 (29.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
8 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (18.52%) WinForms
10 3 (11.11%) jQuery
11 2 (7.41%) HTML
12 1 (3.70%) CSS
12 1 (3.70%) XML
12 1 (3.70%) XSD
12 1 (3.70%) MSMQ
12 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) TDD
2 20 (74.07%) Scrum
3 16 (59.26%) MVC
4 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
4 7 (25.93%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) ATDD
5 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 6 (22.22%) Microservices
5 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (22.22%) SOA
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) UML
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
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