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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 81 77 63
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 684 795 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.28% 3.57% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.86% 9.60% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 643 725 836
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
7721 8279 7996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.05% 37.19% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6680 7079 7101
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -16 186 £50,000 +7.52% 14
Hampshire -1 116 £42,500 +6.25% 18
Berkshire -6 101 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Buckinghamshire +33 89 £39,000 -2.50% 9
Kent +7 87 £42,500 - 12
East Sussex -26 35 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Oxfordshire -14 31 £41,250 -12.23% 5
West Sussex -24 30 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Thames Valley - 4 £90,000 -
Middlesex -3 2 £90,000 +44.00%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1276 (96.30%) C#
2 1259 (95.02%) .NET
3 1008 (76.08%) SQL Server
4 948 (71.55%) ASP.NET
5 916 (69.13%) MVC
6 791 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
7 673 (50.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 536 (40.45%) TDD
9 531 (40.08%) JavaScript
10 509 (38.42%) SQL
11 508 (38.34%) Microsoft
12 472 (35.62%) HTML
12 472 (35.62%) .NET Framework
13 438 (33.06%) CSS
14 434 (32.75%) Web Services
15 416 (31.40%) jQuery
16 372 (28.08%) Scrum
17 355 (26.79%) Entity Framework
18 312 (23.55%) Web Application Development
19 305 (23.02%) XML
20 294 (22.19%) Visual Studio
21 273 (20.60%) OO
22 272 (20.53%) ASP.NET Web API
23 271 (20.45%) Windows
24 265 (20.00%) T-SQL
25 230 (17.36%) WPF
26 208 (15.70%) NUnit
27 198 (14.94%) HTML5
28 191 (14.42%) RESTful
29 189 (14.26%) Team Foundation Server

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 178 (13.43%) Node.js
2 97 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 95 (7.17%) BizTalk Server
4 73 (5.51%) IIS
5 37 (2.79%) CMS
6 22 (1.66%) NServiceBus
7 18 (1.36%) Umbraco
8 11 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (0.83%) Apache Spark
9 9 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.45%) MediaWiki
11 5 (0.38%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.38%) Apache
12 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.23%) Zimbra
13 3 (0.23%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.23%) DNN
14 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 161 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.38%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.38%) MS Office
4 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.30%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.075%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.075%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 115 (8.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (3.17%) SaaS
3 28 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.45%) GitHub
5 3 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.075%) IaaS
6 1 (0.075%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 92 (6.94%) HTTP
2 63 (4.75%) SMTP
3 43 (3.25%) TCP/IP
4 35 (2.64%) Network Security
5 23 (1.74%) Internet
6 21 (1.58%) CTI
7 4 (0.30%) SSL
7 4 (0.30%) DMZ
8 3 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.23%) PPP
9 2 (0.15%) Intranet
9 2 (0.15%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.075%) Wireless
10 1 (0.075%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.075%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1008 (76.08%) SQL Server
2 153 (11.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 153 (11.55%) NoSQL
3 48 (3.62%) MySQL
4 45 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 41 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
9 24 (1.81%) Big Data
10 18 (1.36%) RavenDB
11 14 (1.06%) MongoDB
11 14 (1.06%) Relational Database
12 11 (0.83%) Oracle Database
12 11 (0.83%) Couchbase
12 11 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (0.83%) Hadoop
13 9 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.60%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 294 (22.19%) Visual Studio
2 208 (15.70%) NUnit
3 189 (14.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 159 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 133 (10.04%) Moq
6 126 (9.51%) Rhino Mocks
7 75 (5.66%) MSTest
8 63 (4.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 42 (3.17%) Subversion
10 38 (2.87%) Selenium
11 30 (2.26%) ReSharper
12 27 (2.04%) StyleCop
13 10 (0.75%) Jenkins
13 10 (0.75%) Grunt
13 10 (0.75%) WatiN
14 9 (0.68%) JIRA
14 9 (0.68%) FitNesse
14 9 (0.68%) Bower
14 9 (0.68%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.68%) gulp
General
1 167 (12.60%) Finance
2 66 (4.98%) Marketing
3 61 (4.60%) Retail
4 33 (2.49%) Games
5 29 (2.19%) Manufacturing
6 13 (0.98%) Advertising
7 11 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.53%) Publishing
9 6 (0.45%) Local Government
10 3 (0.23%) Banking
11 2 (0.15%) Legal
11 2 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.075%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.075%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.075%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1180 (89.06%) Developer
2 767 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 319 (24.08%) C# Developer
4 246 (18.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 186 (14.04%) Web Developer
6 168 (12.68%) Senior Developer
7 153 (11.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 134 (10.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 118 (8.91%) Software Developer
10 101 (7.62%) Senior .NET Developer
11 80 (6.04%) .NET Web Developer
12 77 (5.81%) Software Engineer
13 72 (5.43%) BizTalk Developer
14 48 (3.62%) C# Software Developer
15 47 (3.55%) Junior
16 45 (3.40%) Junior Developer
17 40 (3.02%) Lead Developer
18 39 (2.94%) Senior Web Developer
19 38 (2.87%) C# Web Developer
20 34 (2.57%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1259 (95.02%) .NET
2 948 (71.55%) ASP.NET
3 673 (50.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 472 (35.62%) .NET Framework
4 472 (35.62%) HTML
5 438 (33.06%) CSS
6 434 (32.75%) Web Services
7 416 (31.40%) jQuery
8 355 (26.79%) Entity Framework
9 305 (23.02%) XML
10 272 (20.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 230 (17.36%) WPF
12 198 (14.94%) HTML5
13 191 (14.42%) RESTful
14 164 (12.38%) LINQ
15 158 (11.92%) REST
16 145 (10.94%) AngularJS
17 129 (9.74%) WinForms
18 123 (9.28%) Ajax
19 121 (9.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 91 (6.87%) Inversion of Control
2 89 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (6.26%) Client/Server
4 72 (5.43%) Mobile App
5 65 (4.91%) Social Media
5 65 (4.91%) Computer Science
6 61 (4.60%) Clustering
7 59 (4.45%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (2.79%) Streaming Music
9 35 (2.64%) Tandem
10 27 (2.04%) N-Tier
11 25 (1.89%) BBC
12 21 (1.58%) Social Network
12 21 (1.58%) iPhone
13 14 (1.06%) User Experience
14 13 (0.98%) Mathematics
14 13 (0.98%) Blog
15 11 (0.83%) Physics
16 10 (0.75%) W3C
17 7 (0.53%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 271 (20.45%) Windows
2 35 (2.64%) Android
3 13 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.45%) Linux
7 4 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.075%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 916 (69.13%) MVC
2 791 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
3 536 (40.45%) TDD
4 372 (28.08%) Scrum
5 312 (23.55%) Web Application Development
6 273 (20.60%) OO
7 186 (14.04%) BDD
8 140 (10.57%) Software Engineering
9 131 (9.89%) Dependency Injection
10 128 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
11 125 (9.43%) OOD
12 110 (8.30%) Kanban
13 107 (8.08%) Domain-Driven Design
14 106 (8.00%) Unit Testing
15 85 (6.42%) Web Development
16 74 (5.58%) MVVM
17 67 (5.06%) SOA
18 61 (4.60%) Load Balancing
19 57 (4.30%) Multithreading
20 55 (4.15%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1276 (96.30%) C#
2 531 (40.08%) JavaScript
3 509 (38.42%) SQL
4 265 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 136 (10.26%) Ruby
6 77 (5.81%) VB.NET
7 63 (4.75%) VB
8 61 (4.60%) ActionScript
8 61 (4.60%) ActionScript 2.0
9 56 (4.23%) C++
10 33 (2.49%) Java
11 31 (2.34%) PHP
12 25 (1.89%) VB6
13 15 (1.13%) VBScript
14 14 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.68%) C
16 8 (0.60%) Python
16 8 (0.60%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.53%) R
18 4 (0.30%) JAQL
Qualifications
1 118 (8.91%) Degree
2 19 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.68%) PhD
6 6 (0.45%) ISEB
7 5 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.38%) MCTS
8 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.075%) MCPD
10 1 (0.075%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.075%) MCSD
10 1 (0.075%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (1.43%) ISO 9001
2 9 (0.68%) QA
3 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.15%) SLA
4 2 (0.15%) HL7
5 1 (0.075%) GAMP
System Software
1 9 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.53%) Docker
3 4 (0.30%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (0.83%) Puppet
1 11 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.30%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 508 (38.34%) Microsoft
2 65 (4.91%) Google
3 37 (2.79%) Facebook
4 34 (2.57%) Oracle
5 26 (1.96%) Twitter
6 25 (1.89%) Sony
6 25 (1.89%) Yahoo!
6 25 (1.89%) Apple
7 15 (1.13%) Telerik
8 11 (0.83%) Red Gate
9 10 (0.75%) VMware
10 9 (0.68%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.45%) Adobe
12 5 (0.38%) Splunk
13 4 (0.30%) Tableau
14 2 (0.15%) Ektron
14 2 (0.15%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.15%) Nintex
14 2 (0.15%) TOWER Software
15 1 (0.075%) Infragistics
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45 - 55k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
William Alexander Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa40-55k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 8% pension,Life assurance,Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + pensions and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Clarity
Salary: £ Dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum GBP To 36k +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago