The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 64 53 72
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 899 948 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.93% 4.27% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.29% 11.43% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 846 903 838
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8734 8295 9464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.19% 37.40% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7622 7373 8542
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 +8 251 £47,500 +17.28% 14
East Sussex +4 144 £40,000 - 3
Berkshire -28 133 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Hampshire -23 113 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Kent -7 95 £45,000 +11.11% 8
Buckinghamshire -15 54 £42,500 +10.38% 4
West Sussex +10 53 £40,000 -3.03% 6
Oxfordshire +12 50 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Middlesex +11 10 £47,500 +58.33% 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1882 (95.97%) .NET
2 1847 (94.19%) C#
3 1528 (77.92%) ASP.NET
4 1344 (68.54%) SQL Server
5 1139 (58.08%) MVC
6 912 (46.51%) SQL
7 805 (41.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 770 (39.27%) Microsoft
9 699 (35.65%) JavaScript
10 693 (35.34%) Web Services
11 675 (34.42%) HTML
12 667 (34.01%) TDD
13 576 (29.37%) WPF
14 570 (29.07%) jQuery
15 557 (28.40%) OO
16 522 (26.62%) Scrum
17 505 (25.75%) XML
18 504 (25.70%) Windows
19 492 (25.09%) CSS
20 472 (24.07%) .NET Framework
21 380 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
22 373 (19.02%) WinForms
23 345 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 334 (17.03%) Web Application Development
24 334 (17.03%) SQL Server 2012
25 326 (16.62%) Ajax
26 310 (15.81%) MS Excel
27 303 (15.45%) VB.NET
28 294 (14.99%) Visual Studio
29 285 (14.53%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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
1 234 (11.93%) IIS
2 126 (6.43%) SharePoint
3 82 (4.18%) Node.js
4 72 (3.67%) CMS
5 58 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
6 43 (2.19%) Apache
7 39 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
8 38 (1.94%) Umbraco
9 32 (1.63%) NServiceBus
9 32 (1.63%) MediaWiki
10 29 (1.48%) WordPress
11 25 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 24 (1.22%) Kentico
13 23 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (0.71%) WebSphere
14 14 (0.71%) Tomcat
14 14 (0.71%) K2 blackpearl
15 7 (0.36%) Sitefinity
16 5 (0.25%) Orchard CMS
17 4 (0.20%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 310 (15.81%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.17%) Photoshop
3 17 (0.87%) MS Office
4 13 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.31%) Simulink
6 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.051%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.31%) Pivotal CRM
3 4 (0.20%) assyst
4 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.10%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.051%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.051%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.051%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 136 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (0.71%) SaaS
4 9 (0.46%) Office 365
5 7 (0.36%) GitHub
6 4 (0.20%) IaaS
6 4 (0.20%) PaaS
6 4 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 95 (4.84%) Internet
2 29 (1.48%) TCP/IP
3 23 (1.17%) HTTP
4 15 (0.76%) SSL
5 7 (0.36%) LDAP
6 4 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (0.20%) SAN
7 3 (0.15%) Firewall
7 3 (0.15%) CTI
7 3 (0.15%) Network Security
8 2 (0.10%) DNS
9 1 (0.051%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.051%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.051%) Broadband
9 1 (0.051%) GPRS
9 1 (0.051%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1344 (68.54%) SQL Server
2 334 (17.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 263 (13.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 151 (7.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 109 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 93 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 92 (4.69%) Relational Database
8 82 (4.18%) NoSQL
9 53 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
10 29 (1.48%) RavenDB
11 28 (1.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 26 (1.33%) MySQL
13 25 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
14 18 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (0.82%) Big Data
16 12 (0.61%) SQLite
17 11 (0.56%) RDBMS
18 7 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
19 5 (0.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 294 (14.99%) Visual Studio
2 247 (12.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 244 (12.44%) NUnit
4 210 (10.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 177 (9.03%) Subversion
6 111 (5.66%) Git (software)
7 89 (4.54%) Moq
8 74 (3.77%) MSTest
9 41 (2.09%) TeamCity
10 40 (2.04%) ReSharper
11 37 (1.89%) Jenkins
12 36 (1.84%) NCrunch
13 35 (1.78%) Jasmine
14 29 (1.48%) PhoneGap
15 23 (1.17%) JIRA
16 18 (0.92%) Xcode
17 12 (0.61%) Selenium
18 11 (0.56%) Mockito
19 9 (0.46%) SoapUI
19 9 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 285 (14.53%) Finance
2 103 (5.25%) Games
3 54 (2.75%) Marketing
4 51 (2.60%) Banking
5 40 (2.04%) Retail
6 26 (1.33%) Investment Banking
7 18 (0.92%) Publishing
8 16 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (0.66%) Legal
10 11 (0.56%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.41%) Law
12 7 (0.36%) Advertising
12 7 (0.36%) Back Office
12 7 (0.36%) German Language
13 6 (0.31%) Electronics
14 4 (0.20%) Automotive
15 3 (0.15%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.15%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.10%) Billing
17 1 (0.051%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1714 (87.40%) Developer
2 1209 (61.65%) .NET Developer
3 554 (28.25%) C# Developer
4 443 (22.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 336 (17.13%) Senior Developer
6 330 (16.83%) Software Developer
7 291 (14.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 261 (13.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 236 (12.03%) Senior .NET Developer
10 165 (8.41%) .NET Software Developer
11 156 (7.96%) Software Engineer
12 151 (7.70%) Web Developer
13 127 (6.48%) Senior C# Developer
14 100 (5.10%) Junior
15 98 (5.00%) Junior Developer
15 98 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
16 85 (4.33%) Team Leader
17 82 (4.18%) Senior Software Developer
18 78 (3.98%) .NET Web Developer
19 77 (3.93%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1882 (95.97%) .NET
2 1528 (77.92%) ASP.NET
3 805 (41.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 693 (35.34%) Web Services
5 675 (34.42%) HTML
6 576 (29.37%) WPF
7 570 (29.07%) jQuery
8 505 (25.75%) XML
9 492 (25.09%) CSS
10 472 (24.07%) .NET Framework
11 373 (19.02%) WinForms
12 345 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 326 (16.62%) Ajax
14 261 (13.31%) LINQ
15 244 (12.44%) Razor View Engine
16 232 (11.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 226 (11.52%) ASP.NET Web API
18 220 (11.22%) XSLT
19 219 (11.17%) SOAP
20 197 (10.05%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 119 (6.07%) Computer Science
2 98 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 94 (4.79%) Inversion of Control
4 83 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 67 (3.42%) Open Source
6 62 (3.16%) Tandem
6 62 (3.16%) Client/Server
7 55 (2.80%) W3C
8 50 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
9 49 (2.50%) Social Network
10 36 (1.84%) Social Media
11 26 (1.33%) Mathematics
11 26 (1.33%) SystemC
12 25 (1.27%) BBC
13 23 (1.17%) iPhone
14 18 (0.92%) Blog
14 18 (0.92%) NHS
14 18 (0.92%) Kindle
15 13 (0.66%) Physics
16 8 (0.41%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 504 (25.70%) Windows
2 114 (5.81%) Android
3 89 (4.54%) Apple iOS
4 40 (2.04%) Windows Phone
5 36 (1.84%) Linux
6 34 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (1.02%) Windows 8
9 14 (0.71%) CentOS
10 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.20%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.10%) UNIX
14 1 (0.051%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.051%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1139 (58.08%) MVC
2 667 (34.01%) TDD
3 557 (28.40%) OO
4 522 (26.62%) Scrum
5 380 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
6 334 (17.03%) Web Application Development
7 253 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 183 (9.33%) Unit Testing
9 173 (8.82%) BDD
10 164 (8.36%) OOP
11 151 (7.70%) SOA
12 145 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
13 139 (7.09%) OOD
14 129 (6.58%) Web Development
15 117 (5.97%) MVVM
16 111 (5.66%) Domain-Driven Design
16 111 (5.66%) Dependency Injection
17 94 (4.79%) Kanban
18 90 (4.59%) E-Commerce
19 72 (3.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1847 (94.19%) C#
2 912 (46.51%) SQL
3 699 (35.65%) JavaScript
4 303 (15.45%) VB.NET
5 257 (13.11%) T-SQL
6 126 (6.43%) C++
7 93 (4.74%) VB
8 73 (3.72%) Java
9 65 (3.31%) C
10 60 (3.06%) Ruby
11 31 (1.58%) VB6
12 30 (1.53%) PowerShell
13 20 (1.02%) VBScript
14 19 (0.97%) Objective-C
15 17 (0.87%) PHP
16 16 (0.82%) Python
17 13 (0.66%) MATLAB
17 13 (0.66%) XAML
18 5 (0.25%) Delphi
18 5 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 259 (13.21%) Degree
2 80 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 73 (3.72%) Security Cleared
4 62 (3.16%) MCP
4 62 (3.16%) MCSD
5 56 (2.86%) MCAD
6 47 (2.40%) SC Cleared
7 46 (2.35%) MCTS
8 29 (1.48%) CTC Cleared
9 16 (0.82%) HND
10 9 (0.46%) ISEB
10 9 (0.46%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.36%) PhD
11 7 (0.36%) MCITP
12 6 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.31%) MCPD
12 6 (0.31%) MCSE
12 6 (0.31%) MCDBA
13 1 (0.051%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.051%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.29%) ISO 9001
2 15 (0.76%) QA
3 6 (0.31%) SLA
4 2 (0.10%) HL7
5 1 (0.051%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 22 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.25%) vSphere
3 4 (0.20%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (0.92%) Puppet
3 6 (0.31%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.25%) Nagios
4 5 (0.25%) AppManager
4 5 (0.25%) SCCM
4 5 (0.25%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 770 (39.27%) Microsoft
2 92 (4.69%) Google
3 85 (4.33%) Oracle
4 56 (2.86%) Xamarin
5 45 (2.29%) Sitecore
6 33 (1.68%) Facebook
6 33 (1.68%) Red Gate
7 31 (1.58%) Telerik
7 31 (1.58%) EPiServer
8 28 (1.43%) Adobe
9 24 (1.22%) Sony
9 24 (1.22%) Apple
9 24 (1.22%) Yahoo!
10 10 (0.51%) Twitter
10 10 (0.51%) DevExpress
10 10 (0.51%) Genesys
11 8 (0.41%) VMware
12 6 (0.31%) Alterian
12 6 (0.31%) Ektron
12 6 (0.31%) Remedy
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym, life
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000.00 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 45k + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago