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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 89 90 96
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 556 689 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.21% 3.28% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.44% 8.57% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 525 648 635
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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
6591 8038 7970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.03% 38.25% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5790 7015 6737
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 September 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 September 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 +23 169 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Hampshire +5 110 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Buckinghamshire -3 83 £43,750 +12.17% 5
Berkshire -3 69 £43,000 -14.00% 5
Kent -26 39 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Oxfordshire +9 38 £43,750 +2.94% 5
West Sussex 0 27 £49,500 +23.75%
East Sussex -9 18 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Middlesex +19 3 £48,750 -45.83%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 1137 (95.71%) .NET
2 1129 (95.03%) C#
3 914 (76.94%) ASP.NET
4 852 (71.72%) MVC
5 825 (69.44%) SQL Server
6 664 (55.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 659 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
8 595 (50.08%) JavaScript
9 518 (43.60%) SQL
10 510 (42.93%) TDD
11 485 (40.82%) HTML
12 426 (35.86%) .NET Framework
13 419 (35.27%) Web Services
14 408 (34.34%) CSS
15 397 (33.42%) jQuery
16 354 (29.80%) Microsoft
17 318 (26.77%) XML
18 280 (23.57%) Windows
18 280 (23.57%) WPF
19 278 (23.40%) Web Application Development
20 276 (23.23%) Scrum
21 275 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 272 (22.90%) ASP.NET Web API
23 250 (21.04%) Entity Framework
24 243 (20.45%) OO
25 236 (19.87%) SQL Server 2014
26 221 (18.60%) Finance
27 217 (18.27%) Visual Studio
28 200 (16.84%) SOA
29 198 (16.67%) Git (software)

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
1 152 (12.79%) IIS
2 33 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 23 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (1.43%) NServiceBus
4 17 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (1.09%) CMS
6 12 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.25%) Apache
8 3 (0.25%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.25%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.25%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.25%) WordPress
9 2 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.084%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 60 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.68%) MS Office
3 6 (0.51%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.084%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 37 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.25%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.084%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 64 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.26%) Google Play
4 14 (1.18%) PaaS
5 13 (1.09%) SaaS
6 4 (0.34%) Office 365
7 2 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.68%) Internet
2 8 (0.67%) HTTP
2 8 (0.67%) Intranet
3 4 (0.34%) AMQP
4 2 (0.17%) CTI
4 2 (0.17%) SSL
4 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.084%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.084%) NAS
5 1 (0.084%) SAN
5 1 (0.084%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 825 (69.44%) SQL Server
2 236 (19.87%) SQL Server 2014
3 147 (12.37%) NoSQL
4 117 (9.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 83 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 77 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (2.69%) Azure SQL Database
10 22 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (1.60%) MySQL
12 18 (1.52%) Oracle Database
13 17 (1.43%) Redis
14 15 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (1.26%) RavenDB
15 14 (1.18%) SSDT
16 13 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
17 11 (0.93%) Couchbase
17 11 (0.93%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 217 (18.27%) Visual Studio
2 198 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 187 (15.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 174 (14.65%) NUnit
5 120 (10.10%) Subversion
6 100 (8.42%) Rhino Mocks
7 64 (5.39%) Moq
8 52 (4.38%) MSTest
9 29 (2.44%) Bugzilla
9 29 (2.44%) Trac
10 28 (2.36%) Selenium
11 22 (1.85%) TeamCity
12 11 (0.93%) JSUnit
13 9 (0.76%) FitNesse
14 8 (0.67%) ReSharper
15 6 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 6 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 5 (0.42%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.42%) JIRA
16 5 (0.42%) MSBuild
General
1 221 (18.60%) Finance
2 59 (4.97%) Games
3 36 (3.03%) Advertising
4 33 (2.78%) Marketing
5 11 (0.93%) Retail
6 10 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 9 (0.76%) Back Office
7 9 (0.76%) Electronics
7 9 (0.76%) Publishing
8 8 (0.67%) Legal
9 7 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.59%) Music Industry
10 6 (0.51%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.42%) Automotive
11 5 (0.42%) Law
12 3 (0.25%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.17%) Banking
13 2 (0.17%) Military
14 1 (0.084%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 1042 (87.71%) Developer
2 768 (64.65%) .NET Developer
3 518 (43.60%) C# Developer
4 327 (27.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 217 (18.27%) Software Developer
6 197 (16.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 174 (14.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 157 (13.22%) .NET Software Developer
9 154 (12.96%) SQL Developer
10 147 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 147 (12.37%) C# Software Developer
11 132 (11.11%) Senior Developer
12 105 (8.84%) WCF Developer
13 100 (8.42%) Junior
14 99 (8.33%) Junior Developer
15 89 (7.49%) Senior .NET Developer
16 81 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
17 80 (6.73%) Software Engineer
18 79 (6.65%) Applications Developer
18 79 (6.65%) C# WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1137 (95.71%) .NET
2 914 (76.94%) ASP.NET
3 664 (55.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 485 (40.82%) HTML
5 426 (35.86%) .NET Framework
6 419 (35.27%) Web Services
7 408 (34.34%) CSS
8 397 (33.42%) jQuery
9 318 (26.77%) XML
10 280 (23.57%) WPF
11 275 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 272 (22.90%) ASP.NET Web API
13 250 (21.04%) Entity Framework
14 185 (15.57%) AngularJS
15 180 (15.15%) HTML5
16 178 (14.98%) LINQ
17 159 (13.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 156 (13.13%) Node.js
19 152 (12.79%) Ajax
20 137 (11.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 106 (8.92%) Computer Science
2 62 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
4 38 (3.20%) Social Network
5 35 (2.95%) User Experience
6 33 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 28 (2.36%) Streaming Music
8 27 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (2.27%) Blog
9 26 (2.19%) PMI
10 20 (1.68%) N-Tier
11 18 (1.52%) Client/Server
12 16 (1.35%) Mathematics
13 15 (1.26%) iPhone
14 13 (1.09%) Data Integration
14 13 (1.09%) iPad
14 13 (1.09%) Physics
15 11 (0.93%) Tandem
16 8 (0.67%) Management Information System
17 7 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 280 (23.57%) Windows
2 52 (4.38%) Windows Server
3 40 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (2.69%) Windows 7
5 30 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 23 (1.94%) Android
8 12 (1.01%) Windows Phone
9 10 (0.84%) Windows XP
10 9 (0.76%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (0.59%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.34%) Linux
13 4 (0.34%) Unix
13 4 (0.34%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 852 (71.72%) MVC
2 659 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
3 510 (42.93%) TDD
4 278 (23.40%) Web Application Development
5 276 (23.23%) Scrum
6 243 (20.45%) OO
7 200 (16.84%) SOA
8 194 (16.33%) BDD
9 192 (16.16%) Software Engineering
10 167 (14.06%) Web Development
11 126 (10.61%) Unit Testing
12 108 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
13 95 (8.00%) SDLC
14 81 (6.82%) OOD
15 80 (6.73%) MVVM
16 66 (5.56%) OOP
17 65 (5.47%) Dependency Injection
17 65 (5.47%) Kanban
18 64 (5.39%) Web Design
19 60 (5.05%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1129 (95.03%) C#
2 595 (50.08%) JavaScript
3 518 (43.60%) SQL
4 174 (14.65%) T-SQL
5 124 (10.44%) Ruby
6 106 (8.92%) VB.NET
7 64 (5.39%) C++
8 52 (4.38%) VB
9 49 (4.12%) Java
10 46 (3.87%) TypeScript
11 35 (2.95%) PowerShell
12 33 (2.78%) PHP
13 28 (2.36%) PL/SQL
14 16 (1.35%) XPath
15 10 (0.84%) C++/CLI
16 8 (0.67%) ANSI SQL
17 5 (0.42%) F#
18 4 (0.34%) Shell Script
19 3 (0.25%) Python
20 1 (0.084%) X++
Qualifications
1 182 (15.32%) Degree
2 34 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.19%) PMI Certification
4 21 (1.77%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.77%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.59%) MCSD
6 6 (0.51%) PhD
7 4 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.18%) QA
2 12 (1.01%) DICOM
3 4 (0.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.084%) WAI
4 1 (0.084%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (0.93%) Docker
2 7 (0.59%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.34%) Terminal Server
4 4 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.084%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.084%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.084%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (0.93%) Puppet
2 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 354 (29.80%) Microsoft
2 58 (4.88%) Oracle
3 30 (2.53%) Google
4 22 (1.85%) Facebook
5 11 (0.93%) Rally
6 10 (0.84%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.51%) DevExpress
7 6 (0.51%) Hyperion
7 6 (0.51%) IBM
7 6 (0.51%) Tableau
8 5 (0.42%) Informatica
8 5 (0.42%) SAP
8 5 (0.42%) VMware
9 4 (0.34%) Citrix
9 4 (0.34%) Telerik
9 4 (0.34%) Teradata
9 4 (0.34%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.25%) Apple
10 3 (0.25%) HP
10 3 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-50k
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Exciting work, excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 8% pension,Life assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £35k plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £43,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Gym, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Modis International
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Modis International
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Modis International
Salary: £40000.00 - £42500.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago