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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 75 113 98
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 582 598 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.59% 2.78% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.46% 7.03% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 547 536 647
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 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
6153 8512 7783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.00% 39.60% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5395 7420 6741
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +50 182 £47,500 +5.55% 11
Hampshire +31 117 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Buckinghamshire -1 92 £45,000 +9.75% 6
Berkshire +62 79 £37,500 -25.00% 8
West Sussex +8 40 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Oxfordshire +47 31 £37,500 -11.76% 3
East Sussex -4 22 £35,000 -22.22% 7
Kent -26 20 £45,000 - 7
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 1102 (96.16%) C#
2 1100 (95.99%) .NET
3 840 (73.30%) ASP.NET
4 768 (67.02%) MVC
5 764 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 690 (60.21%) Agile Software Development
7 588 (51.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 557 (48.60%) JavaScript
9 521 (45.46%) TDD
10 504 (43.98%) HTML
11 495 (43.19%) SQL
12 462 (40.31%) .NET Framework
13 461 (40.23%) Web Services
14 431 (37.61%) CSS
15 363 (31.68%) Microsoft
16 353 (30.80%) jQuery
17 342 (29.84%) ASP.NET Web API
18 330 (28.80%) Entity Framework
19 290 (25.31%) XML
20 271 (23.65%) Scrum
21 241 (21.03%) OO
22 236 (20.59%) Windows
23 221 (19.28%) Git (software)
24 219 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 217 (18.94%) Web Application Development
26 210 (18.32%) SQL Server 2014
27 201 (17.54%) T-SQL
28 197 (17.19%) SOA
28 197 (17.19%) WPF
29 187 (16.32%) AngularJS

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
1 138 (12.04%) IIS
2 39 (3.40%) NServiceBus
3 35 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 29 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (0.70%) CMS
9 7 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.35%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.26%) Apache
13 3 (0.26%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.26%) Kentico
13 3 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.26%) WordPress
14 2 (0.17%) DNN
14 2 (0.17%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.17%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 67 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.96%) MS Office
3 3 (0.26%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.087%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 25 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.26%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 122 (10.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.18%) PaaS
4 17 (1.48%) SaaS
5 8 (0.70%) Office 365
6 5 (0.44%) Google Play
7 2 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.66%) Internet
2 10 (0.87%) HTTP
2 10 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.35%) AMQP
3 4 (0.35%) DNS
3 4 (0.35%) SMTP
4 2 (0.17%) Intranet
4 2 (0.17%) SSL
5 1 (0.087%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.087%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 764 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 210 (18.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 162 (14.14%) NoSQL
4 88 (7.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 70 (6.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 67 (5.85%) Relational Database
7 62 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 52 (4.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 35 (3.05%) Redis
10 31 (2.71%) Couchbase
10 31 (2.71%) CouchDB
10 31 (2.71%) RavenDB
11 29 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 27 (2.36%) Event Store
13 22 (1.92%) MySQL
14 20 (1.75%) Oracle Database
14 20 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (1.48%) DataStage
16 16 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 221 (19.28%) Git (software)
2 179 (15.62%) Visual Studio
3 165 (14.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 132 (11.52%) NUnit
5 108 (9.42%) Subversion
6 70 (6.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 45 (3.93%) TeamCity
8 36 (3.14%) Moq
9 35 (3.05%) MSTest
10 31 (2.71%) Bugzilla
10 31 (2.71%) Trac
11 27 (2.36%) JSUnit
12 15 (1.31%) FitNesse
13 7 (0.61%) JIRA
14 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (0.44%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.44%) Selenium
15 5 (0.44%) SpecFlow
16 4 (0.35%) Eclipse
16 4 (0.35%) StyleCop
General
1 162 (14.14%) Finance
2 51 (4.45%) Games
3 31 (2.71%) Advertising
4 19 (1.66%) Marketing
5 18 (1.57%) Electronics
6 14 (1.22%) Publishing
7 12 (1.05%) Brand Awareness
8 11 (0.96%) Retail
9 7 (0.61%) Back Office
9 7 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.52%) Automotive
11 5 (0.44%) Legal
12 4 (0.35%) Banking
12 4 (0.35%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.26%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.26%) Law
13 3 (0.26%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.26%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 1008 (87.96%) Developer
2 761 (66.40%) .NET Developer
3 487 (42.50%) C# Developer
4 349 (30.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 218 (19.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 200 (17.45%) Software Developer
7 189 (16.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 161 (14.05%) Senior Developer
9 136 (11.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 132 (11.52%) .NET Software Developer
11 130 (11.34%) SQL Developer
12 113 (9.86%) C# Software Developer
13 112 (9.77%) Senior .NET Developer
14 90 (7.85%) Senior C# Developer
15 85 (7.42%) WCF Developer
16 78 (6.81%) Junior
17 77 (6.72%) Junior Developer
18 74 (6.46%) Applications Developer
19 73 (6.37%) Agile .NET Developer
19 73 (6.37%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1100 (95.99%) .NET
2 840 (73.30%) ASP.NET
3 588 (51.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 504 (43.98%) HTML
5 462 (40.31%) .NET Framework
6 461 (40.23%) Web Services
7 431 (37.61%) CSS
8 353 (30.80%) jQuery
9 342 (29.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 330 (28.80%) Entity Framework
11 290 (25.31%) XML
12 219 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 197 (17.19%) WPF
14 187 (16.32%) AngularJS
15 168 (14.66%) LINQ
16 163 (14.22%) HTML5
17 161 (14.05%) Ajax
18 147 (12.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 139 (12.13%) RESTful
20 137 (11.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (6.20%) Blog
1 71 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 61 (5.32%) User Experience
3 58 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (4.01%) Social Network
5 39 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (2.27%) PMI
7 25 (2.18%) Mobile App
8 19 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
9 17 (1.48%) Tandem
10 14 (1.22%) Health Informatics
10 14 (1.22%) Informatics
11 13 (1.13%) Streaming Music
12 11 (0.96%) Client/Server
12 11 (0.96%) iPad
13 9 (0.79%) Social Media
14 8 (0.70%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.70%) N-Tier
14 8 (0.70%) Physics
15 6 (0.52%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 236 (20.59%) Windows
2 60 (5.24%) Windows Server
3 42 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (1.83%) Windows 7
4 21 (1.83%) Windows 8
5 18 (1.57%) Unix
6 14 (1.22%) Android
7 11 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.70%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.44%) Linux
9 5 (0.44%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.44%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.26%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 768 (67.02%) MVC
2 690 (60.21%) Agile Software Development
3 521 (45.46%) TDD
4 271 (23.65%) Scrum
5 241 (21.03%) OO
6 217 (18.94%) Web Application Development
7 197 (17.19%) SOA
8 185 (16.14%) BDD
9 163 (14.22%) Unit Testing
10 155 (13.53%) Software Engineering
11 147 (12.83%) Web Development
12 108 (9.42%) SDLC
13 103 (8.99%) SOLID
14 71 (6.20%) Performance Tuning
15 67 (5.85%) OOD
16 63 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
17 57 (4.97%) Domain-Driven Design
17 57 (4.97%) OOP
18 52 (4.54%) Mobile Development
19 49 (4.28%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1102 (96.16%) C#
2 557 (48.60%) JavaScript
3 495 (43.19%) SQL
4 201 (17.54%) T-SQL
5 121 (10.56%) Ruby
6 99 (8.64%) VB.NET
7 64 (5.58%) C++
8 55 (4.80%) PowerShell
9 50 (4.36%) PL/SQL
10 46 (4.01%) TypeScript
11 40 (3.49%) Java
12 38 (3.32%) VB
13 25 (2.18%) PHP
14 18 (1.57%) Shell Script
15 16 (1.40%) ANSI SQL
16 6 (0.52%) Python
16 6 (0.52%) VBA
17 4 (0.35%) C
17 4 (0.35%) XPath
18 3 (0.26%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 178 (15.53%) Degree
2 29 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.27%) PMI Certification
3 26 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 26 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.87%) MCSD
5 3 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.087%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.57%) QA
2 7 (0.61%) DICOM
3 4 (0.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.087%) WAI
4 1 (0.087%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (2.36%) Docker
2 3 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.087%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.087%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.087%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (2.36%) Puppet
2 1 (0.087%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 363 (31.68%) Microsoft
2 68 (5.93%) Oracle
3 25 (2.18%) Facebook
4 23 (2.01%) Google
5 17 (1.48%) Informatica
5 17 (1.48%) Teradata
6 10 (0.87%) Sitecore
7 7 (0.61%) CA Agile Central
7 7 (0.61%) Xamarin
8 6 (0.52%) Apple
8 6 (0.52%) Hyperion
8 6 (0.52%) Tableau
9 4 (0.35%) SAP
10 3 (0.26%) Adobe
10 3 (0.26%) RedGate
11 2 (0.17%) Ektron
11 2 (0.17%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.17%) IBM
11 2 (0.17%) Sony
11 2 (0.17%) Yahoo!
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