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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 77 100 69
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -31
Permanent jobs citing WCF 632 673 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.43% 3.16% 4.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.58% 8.65% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 593 609 913
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
7369 7783 9045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 40.01% 36.49% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6594 6715 7957
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 24 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +2 149 £49,250 -1.50% 11
Hampshire +11 122 £40,000 - 26
Buckinghamshire +30 96 £43,500 +11.53% 10
Berkshire -20 64 £50,000 - 7
West Sussex +38 60 £45,000 - 4
Kent +1 58 £43,750 +6.70% 7
Oxfordshire -22 42 £42,500 -5.55% 5
East Sussex -8 36 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Middlesex - 5 - -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South East region with a requirement for WCF.

1 1089 (96.89%) .NET
2 1064 (94.66%) C#
3 853 (75.89%) ASP.NET
4 818 (72.78%) SQL Server
5 806 (71.71%) MVC
6 635 (56.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 614 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
8 544 (48.40%) JavaScript
9 482 (42.88%) SQL
10 473 (42.08%) TDD
11 449 (39.95%) HTML
12 382 (33.99%) CSS
13 365 (32.47%) Web Services
14 358 (31.85%) .NET Framework
15 348 (30.96%) jQuery
16 316 (28.11%) Microsoft
17 307 (27.31%) Web Application Development
18 304 (27.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 299 (26.60%) Windows
20 298 (26.51%) XML
21 288 (25.62%) WPF
22 263 (23.40%) SQL Server 2014
23 260 (23.13%) ASP.NET Web API
24 236 (21.00%) Finance
25 222 (19.75%) Scrum
26 213 (18.95%) Visual Studio
27 212 (18.86%) OO
28 211 (18.77%) AngularJS
29 205 (18.24%) Entity Framework
30 187 (16.64%) LINQ

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 119 (10.59%) IIS
2 22 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (1.78%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.60%) CMS
5 9 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (0.71%) Umbraco
7 7 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.18%) Apache
9 2 (0.18%) Kentico
9 2 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.089%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.089%) WordPress
Applications
1 65 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.20%) MS Office
3 4 (0.36%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.18%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.089%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.089%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.47%) Google Play
2 26 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.89%) SaaS
5 2 (0.18%) PaaS
6 1 (0.089%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.14%) Internet
2 13 (1.16%) Intranet
3 9 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.62%) CTI
5 6 (0.53%) HTTP
6 1 (0.089%) AMQP
6 1 (0.089%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.089%) NAS
6 1 (0.089%) Network Security
6 1 (0.089%) SAN
6 1 (0.089%) SMTP
6 1 (0.089%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 818 (72.78%) SQL Server
2 263 (23.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 130 (11.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 123 (10.94%) NoSQL
5 65 (5.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (4.98%) Relational Database
7 51 (4.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 37 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 31 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 25 (2.22%) MySQL
11 20 (1.78%) Big Data
12 18 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 12 (1.07%) DTS
14 12 (1.07%) SSDT
15 10 (0.89%) Oracle Database
16 8 (0.71%) MongoDB
17 7 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
18 6 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
19 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 213 (18.95%) Visual Studio
2 181 (16.10%) NUnit
3 169 (15.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 132 (11.74%) Git (software)
5 113 (10.05%) Rhino Mocks
6 74 (6.58%) Moq
7 65 (5.78%) Subversion
8 51 (4.54%) MSTest
9 49 (4.36%) Selenium
10 16 (1.42%) Bugzilla
10 16 (1.42%) Trac
11 15 (1.33%) Cucumber
12 12 (1.07%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.80%) ReSharper
14 7 (0.62%) MSBuild
15 6 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 5 (0.44%) CruiseControl
16 5 (0.44%) Jasmine
16 5 (0.44%) T4 Templates
17 4 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 236 (21.00%) Finance
2 76 (6.76%) Games
3 29 (2.58%) Advertising
4 22 (1.96%) Marketing
5 19 (1.69%) Legal
6 14 (1.25%) Banking
7 13 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 10 (0.89%) Back Office
8 10 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.80%) Electronics
9 9 (0.80%) Retail
10 8 (0.71%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.62%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.36%) Publishing
13 3 (0.27%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.18%) Automotive
14 2 (0.18%) Law
15 1 (0.089%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.089%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 998 (88.79%) Developer
2 754 (67.08%) .NET Developer
3 504 (44.84%) C# Developer
4 327 (29.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 195 (17.35%) Software Developer
6 166 (14.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 160 (14.23%) Senior Developer
8 154 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 153 (13.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 141 (12.54%) .NET Software Developer
11 139 (12.37%) C# Software Developer
12 126 (11.21%) SQL Developer
13 109 (9.70%) WCF Developer
14 103 (9.16%) Senior C# Developer
15 97 (8.63%) Senior .NET Developer
16 94 (8.36%) C# WCF Developer
17 78 (6.94%) Junior
18 72 (6.41%) Junior Developer
19 65 (5.78%) Software Engineer
19 65 (5.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1089 (96.89%) .NET
2 853 (75.89%) ASP.NET
3 635 (56.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 449 (39.95%) HTML
5 382 (33.99%) CSS
6 365 (32.47%) Web Services
7 358 (31.85%) .NET Framework
8 348 (30.96%) jQuery
9 304 (27.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 298 (26.51%) XML
11 288 (25.62%) WPF
12 260 (23.13%) ASP.NET Web API
13 211 (18.77%) AngularJS
14 205 (18.24%) Entity Framework
15 187 (16.64%) LINQ
16 172 (15.30%) Node.js
17 171 (15.21%) HTML5
18 160 (14.23%) KnockoutJS
19 148 (13.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 146 (12.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 109 (9.70%) Computer Science
2 63 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
3 60 (5.34%) Mobile App
4 57 (5.07%) Inversion of Control
5 47 (4.18%) Streaming Music
6 39 (3.47%) iPhone
7 35 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (2.22%) N-Tier
9 24 (2.14%) Social Network
9 24 (2.14%) User Experience
10 21 (1.87%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.33%) iPad
11 15 (1.33%) Social Media
12 14 (1.25%) BBC
13 13 (1.16%) Data Integration
13 13 (1.16%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.98%) PMI
15 10 (0.89%) FMCG
15 10 (0.89%) Xbox
16 9 (0.80%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 299 (26.60%) Windows
2 53 (4.72%) Windows Server
3 51 (4.54%) Android
4 38 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 16 (1.42%) Windows 8
8 11 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.89%) Windows XP
10 9 (0.80%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.80%) Windows Phone 8
11 8 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.36%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.18%) OS/400
13 2 (0.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 806 (71.71%) MVC
2 614 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
3 473 (42.08%) TDD
4 307 (27.31%) Web Application Development
5 222 (19.75%) Scrum
6 212 (18.86%) OO
7 183 (16.28%) BDD
8 179 (15.93%) Software Engineering
9 166 (14.77%) Web Development
10 140 (12.46%) SOA
11 132 (11.74%) Continuous Integration
12 110 (9.79%) Dependency Injection
13 108 (9.61%) MVVM
14 89 (7.92%) Kanban
15 88 (7.83%) SDLC
16 79 (7.03%) Unit Testing
17 76 (6.76%) OOD
18 73 (6.49%) Domain-Driven Design
19 72 (6.41%) Web Design
20 57 (5.07%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1064 (94.66%) C#
2 544 (48.40%) JavaScript
3 482 (42.88%) SQL
4 155 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 118 (10.50%) VB.NET
6 107 (9.52%) Ruby
7 56 (4.98%) VB
8 42 (3.74%) C++
9 38 (3.38%) Java
10 34 (3.02%) PHP
11 29 (2.58%) XPath
12 26 (2.31%) TypeScript
13 13 (1.16%) PowerShell
14 10 (0.89%) C++/CLI
14 10 (0.89%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.53%) VB6
16 5 (0.44%) F#
17 4 (0.36%) XAML
18 3 (0.27%) C
19 1 (0.089%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 138 (12.28%) Degree
2 47 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.07%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.98%) PMI Certification
5 9 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.53%) PhD
7 4 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.36%) MCSD
8 2 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.18%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.60%) QA
2 8 (0.71%) DICOM
3 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 10 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.80%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 316 (28.11%) Microsoft
2 59 (5.25%) Google
3 47 (4.18%) Oracle
4 25 (2.22%) Facebook
5 17 (1.51%) Telerik
6 14 (1.25%) Apple
6 14 (1.25%) Sony
6 14 (1.25%) Yahoo!
7 11 (0.98%) Sitecore
7 11 (0.98%) VMware
8 9 (0.80%) Citrix
9 8 (0.71%) Xamarin
10 6 (0.53%) DevExpress
11 5 (0.44%) IBM
11 5 (0.44%) Rally
11 5 (0.44%) SAP
12 4 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.27%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.27%) HP
13 3 (0.27%) Twitter
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-30k
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £52000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c45-50k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Alliance Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits (D.O.E)
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to up to 32,000 + profit share + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago