The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 91 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 683 930 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.22% 4.05% 4.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.95% 10.60% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 631 876 906
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
WCF
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7633 8773 8429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.96% 38.19% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6589 7726 7517
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WCF
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the South East region.

WCF Salary Trend in the South East

WCF
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in the South East

WCF
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -14 185 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Hampshire -2 109 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Berkshire -25 105 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Buckinghamshire +7 89 £39,000 -8.23% 10
Kent -9 80 £40,000 -11.11% 11
East Sussex -23 53 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Oxfordshire +4 46 £45,000 +10.42% 13
West Sussex -14 18 £45,000 +12.50% 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 1365 (96.81%) C#
2 1346 (95.46%) .NET
3 1083 (76.81%) SQL Server
4 1003 (71.13%) ASP.NET
5 940 (66.67%) MVC
6 820 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
7 669 (47.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 599 (42.48%) JavaScript
9 573 (40.64%) SQL
10 560 (39.72%) TDD
11 547 (38.79%) HTML
12 535 (37.94%) Microsoft
13 502 (35.60%) .NET Framework
14 501 (35.53%) CSS
15 483 (34.26%) Web Services
16 464 (32.91%) jQuery
17 438 (31.06%) Scrum
18 353 (25.04%) Entity Framework
19 352 (24.96%) XML
20 338 (23.97%) OO
21 337 (23.90%) Visual Studio
22 320 (22.70%) Windows
23 318 (22.55%) T-SQL
24 300 (21.28%) Web Application Development
25 241 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
26 239 (16.95%) WPF
27 236 (16.74%) HTML5
28 231 (16.38%) Finance
29 220 (15.60%) SQL Server 2008
30 217 (15.39%) Team Foundation Server

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 141 (10.00%) Node.js
2 102 (7.23%) BizTalk Server
3 95 (6.74%) SharePoint
4 82 (5.82%) IIS
5 39 (2.77%) CMS
6 30 (2.13%) NServiceBus
7 19 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (1.13%) Umbraco
9 12 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
11 9 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.57%) Apache
13 6 (0.43%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.43%) WordPress
13 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.35%) Orchard CMS
14 5 (0.35%) DNN
15 4 (0.28%) JBoss
15 4 (0.28%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 174 (12.34%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.85%) Photoshop
2 12 (0.85%) MS Office
3 11 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 11 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.28%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.14%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.071%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.071%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (0.071%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 102 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (2.91%) SaaS
3 20 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.43%) GitHub
5 5 (0.35%) Yammer
6 2 (0.14%) Sage Pay
6 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.071%) IaaS
7 1 (0.071%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (7.16%) HTTP
2 66 (4.68%) SMTP
3 49 (3.48%) Internet
4 41 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 29 (2.06%) Network Security
6 21 (1.49%) CTI
7 7 (0.50%) SSL
8 5 (0.35%) Intranet
9 3 (0.21%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.21%) PPP
10 2 (0.14%) DMZ
10 2 (0.14%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.071%) 3G
11 1 (0.071%) Wireless
11 1 (0.071%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.071%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1083 (76.81%) SQL Server
2 220 (15.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 130 (9.22%) NoSQL
4 63 (4.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 58 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 55 (3.90%) MySQL
7 52 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 37 (2.62%) Azure SQL Database
9 36 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 31 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (2.06%) RavenDB
12 22 (1.56%) Oracle Database
13 19 (1.35%) Relational Database
13 19 (1.35%) MongoDB
14 11 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (0.78%) Couchbase
14 11 (0.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 10 (0.71%) Event Store
16 9 (0.64%) CouchDB
16 9 (0.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 337 (23.90%) Visual Studio
2 217 (15.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 201 (14.26%) NUnit
4 160 (11.35%) Moq
5 155 (10.99%) Rhino Mocks
6 135 (9.57%) Git (software)
7 93 (6.60%) MSTest
8 72 (5.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 51 (3.62%) Subversion
10 50 (3.55%) ReSharper
11 32 (2.27%) Selenium
12 23 (1.63%) JIRA
13 21 (1.49%) StyleCop
14 19 (1.35%) TeamCity
15 16 (1.13%) NCrunch
16 13 (0.92%) SoapUI
16 13 (0.92%) LoadUI
17 12 (0.85%) NuGet
18 11 (0.78%) Jasmine
19 10 (0.71%) WatiN
General
1 231 (16.38%) Finance
2 62 (4.40%) Marketing
3 53 (3.76%) Retail
4 32 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 31 (2.20%) Games
6 10 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 9 (0.64%) Banking
8 7 (0.50%) Advertising
9 4 (0.28%) Local Government
10 3 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.14%) Legal
12 1 (0.071%) Automotive
12 1 (0.071%) Back Office
12 1 (0.071%) Electronics
12 1 (0.071%) Military
Job Titles
1 1258 (89.22%) Developer
2 811 (57.52%) .NET Developer
3 306 (21.70%) C# Developer
4 239 (16.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 205 (14.54%) Senior Developer
6 195 (13.83%) Web Developer
7 134 (9.50%) Software Developer
7 134 (9.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 126 (8.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 126 (8.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 94 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
10 82 (5.82%) Software Engineer
11 70 (4.96%) BizTalk Developer
12 60 (4.26%) Junior
13 58 (4.11%) Junior Developer
14 49 (3.48%) C# Software Developer
15 44 (3.12%) Lead Developer
16 43 (3.05%) Senior Web Developer
17 39 (2.77%) .NET Software Developer
18 38 (2.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1346 (95.46%) .NET
2 1003 (71.13%) ASP.NET
3 669 (47.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 547 (38.79%) HTML
5 502 (35.60%) .NET Framework
6 501 (35.53%) CSS
7 483 (34.26%) Web Services
8 464 (32.91%) jQuery
9 353 (25.04%) Entity Framework
10 352 (24.96%) XML
11 241 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 239 (16.95%) WPF
13 236 (16.74%) HTML5
14 184 (13.05%) LINQ
15 157 (11.13%) AngularJS
16 153 (10.85%) RESTful
17 152 (10.78%) REST
18 145 (10.28%) WinForms
19 141 (10.00%) Ajax
20 133 (9.43%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.79%) Inversion of Control
2 108 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (7.02%) Client/Server
4 71 (5.04%) Mobile App
5 65 (4.61%) Social Media
5 65 (4.61%) Computer Science
6 61 (4.33%) Clustering
7 54 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
8 42 (2.98%) Tandem
9 30 (2.13%) Streaming Music
9 30 (2.13%) N-Tier
10 22 (1.56%) User Experience
11 19 (1.35%) Social Network
12 17 (1.21%) BBC
13 15 (1.06%) W3C
14 13 (0.92%) Blog
14 13 (0.92%) iPhone
15 11 (0.78%) Physics
16 10 (0.71%) Mathematics
17 8 (0.57%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 320 (22.70%) Windows
2 41 (2.91%) Android
3 17 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (1.21%) Windows Phone
4 12 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 11 (0.78%) Windows 7
6 10 (0.71%) Linux
7 7 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.071%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.071%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 940 (66.67%) MVC
2 820 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
3 560 (39.72%) TDD
4 438 (31.06%) Scrum
5 338 (23.97%) OO
6 300 (21.28%) Web Application Development
7 158 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
7 158 (11.21%) BDD
8 153 (10.85%) Dependency Injection
9 150 (10.64%) OOD
10 147 (10.43%) Kanban
11 140 (9.93%) Software Engineering
12 130 (9.22%) Domain-Driven Design
13 120 (8.51%) Unit Testing
14 115 (8.16%) MVVM
15 94 (6.67%) Web Development
16 82 (5.82%) OOP
17 80 (5.67%) SOA
18 77 (5.46%) Extreme Programming
19 66 (4.68%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1365 (96.81%) C#
2 599 (42.48%) JavaScript
3 573 (40.64%) SQL
4 318 (22.55%) T-SQL
5 116 (8.23%) Ruby
6 99 (7.02%) VB.NET
7 80 (5.67%) VB
8 65 (4.61%) C++
9 61 (4.33%) ActionScript
9 61 (4.33%) ActionScript 2.0
10 35 (2.48%) VB6
11 29 (2.06%) PHP
12 24 (1.70%) Java
13 21 (1.49%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.21%) TypeScript
14 17 (1.21%) VBScript
15 15 (1.06%) C
16 7 (0.50%) F#
17 6 (0.43%) JAQL
17 6 (0.43%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (7.59%) Degree
2 16 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 13 (0.92%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.57%) PhD
6 7 (0.50%) MCTS
7 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.14%) ISEB
9 1 (0.071%) MCSD
9 1 (0.071%) MCSE
9 1 (0.071%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.28%) QA
2 9 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.35%) HL7
5 2 (0.14%) SLA
6 1 (0.071%) GAMP
System Software
1 11 (0.78%) Docker
2 4 (0.28%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.071%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.071%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (1.13%) Puppet
1 16 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.28%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.14%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.071%) Nagios
4 1 (0.071%) AppManager
4 1 (0.071%) SCCM
4 1 (0.071%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 535 (37.94%) Microsoft
2 52 (3.69%) Google
3 51 (3.62%) Oracle
4 44 (3.12%) Twitter
5 25 (1.77%) Facebook
6 18 (1.28%) Red Gate
7 17 (1.21%) Yahoo!
7 17 (1.21%) Apple
7 17 (1.21%) Sony
8 15 (1.06%) Telerik
9 12 (0.85%) Adobe
10 9 (0.64%) Sitecore
10 9 (0.64%) Nintex
11 7 (0.50%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.35%) Splunk
13 4 (0.28%) Tableau
13 4 (0.28%) Ektron
14 2 (0.14%) Remedy
14 2 (0.14%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.14%) SAP
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Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 30% bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Penta Consulting
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: Competitive + Discretionary Bonus and Benefits
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Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-35k+Bens
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: 30-40k+Bens
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: c30-45KDOE+Bens
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 52,000
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% Annual Bonus
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