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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 69 56 78
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs citing WCF 838 919 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.70% 4.28% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.90% 11.40% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 770 868 785
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
8468 8061 9191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.43% 37.55% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7265 7173 8232
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +5 239 £47,500 +18.75% 18
Hampshire -13 132 £40,000 -11.11% 19
East Sussex -1 119 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire -45 119 £45,000 +12.50% 27
Kent -17 72 £42,500 - 6
West Sussex +24 60 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Oxfordshire +12 54 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Buckinghamshire -43 44 £40,000 - 11
Middlesex +5 8 £47,500 +8.57%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1748 (95.73%) .NET
2 1718 (94.09%) C#
3 1418 (77.66%) ASP.NET
4 1254 (68.67%) SQL Server
5 1086 (59.47%) MVC
6 837 (45.84%) SQL
7 769 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 716 (39.21%) Microsoft
9 651 (35.65%) TDD
10 643 (35.21%) Web Services
11 635 (34.78%) JavaScript
12 611 (33.46%) HTML
13 499 (27.33%) WPF
14 498 (27.27%) jQuery
15 493 (27.00%) Scrum
16 492 (26.94%) OO
17 470 (25.74%) Windows
18 466 (25.52%) CSS
19 464 (25.41%) XML
20 446 (24.42%) .NET Framework
21 384 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
22 335 (18.35%) Web Application Development
23 309 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 304 (16.65%) WinForms
25 303 (16.59%) Ajax
25 303 (16.59%) SQL Server 2012
26 290 (15.88%) VB.NET
27 280 (15.33%) Finance
28 273 (14.95%) Visual Studio
29 270 (14.79%) MS Excel

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 238 (13.03%) IIS
2 128 (7.01%) SharePoint
3 86 (4.71%) Node.js
4 67 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
5 60 (3.29%) CMS
6 48 (2.63%) Apache
7 35 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 32 (1.75%) Umbraco
9 31 (1.70%) NServiceBus
10 30 (1.64%) MediaWiki
11 28 (1.53%) WordPress
12 24 (1.31%) Tomcat
13 22 (1.20%) K2 blackpearl
14 20 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
14 20 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
15 18 (0.99%) Kentico
16 14 (0.77%) WebSphere
17 6 (0.33%) Orchard CMS
18 3 (0.16%) ArcGIS
19 2 (0.11%) LiveLink
Applications
1 270 (14.79%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 20 (1.10%) MS Office
4 13 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.33%) Simulink
6 4 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.055%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.33%) Pivotal CRM
3 4 (0.22%) assyst
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.11%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.055%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.055%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 121 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (1.04%) SaaS
3 9 (0.49%) Office 365
4 6 (0.33%) GitHub
5 3 (0.16%) IaaS
5 3 (0.16%) PaaS
6 1 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.055%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.11%) Internet
2 39 (2.14%) TCP/IP
3 35 (1.92%) HTTP
4 23 (1.26%) SSL
5 7 (0.38%) LDAP
6 4 (0.22%) SAN
6 4 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.16%) Network Security
7 3 (0.16%) Firewall
7 3 (0.16%) CTI
8 2 (0.11%) Intranet
8 2 (0.11%) DNS
9 1 (0.055%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.055%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1254 (68.67%) SQL Server
2 303 (16.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 228 (12.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 129 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 109 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 108 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 94 (5.15%) Relational Database
8 88 (4.82%) NoSQL
9 54 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 31 (1.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 28 (1.53%) RavenDB
11 28 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
12 20 (1.10%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.04%) MySQL
14 16 (0.88%) Big Data
15 15 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
16 11 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (0.44%) SQLite
18 4 (0.22%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 273 (14.95%) Visual Studio
2 255 (13.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 252 (13.80%) NUnit
4 211 (11.56%) Rhino Mocks
5 173 (9.47%) Subversion
6 122 (6.68%) Git (software)
7 94 (5.15%) Moq
8 79 (4.33%) MSTest
9 40 (2.19%) Jenkins
10 38 (2.08%) TeamCity
11 36 (1.97%) ReSharper
12 34 (1.86%) Jasmine
13 32 (1.75%) NCrunch
14 21 (1.15%) JIRA
15 16 (0.88%) Xcode
16 14 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 12 (0.66%) Mockito
18 10 (0.55%) Selenium
19 9 (0.49%) SoapUI
20 8 (0.44%) Cucumber
General
1 280 (15.33%) Finance
2 95 (5.20%) Games
3 47 (2.57%) Banking
4 45 (2.46%) Retail
5 41 (2.25%) Marketing
6 23 (1.26%) Investment Banking
7 15 (0.82%) Publishing
8 14 (0.77%) Telecoms
9 13 (0.71%) Legal
10 9 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.44%) Back Office
12 7 (0.38%) Electronics
12 7 (0.38%) Law
12 7 (0.38%) Advertising
12 7 (0.38%) German Language
13 6 (0.33%) Automotive
14 3 (0.16%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.11%) Billing
16 1 (0.055%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.055%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1589 (87.02%) Developer
2 1102 (60.35%) .NET Developer
3 519 (28.42%) C# Developer
4 401 (21.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 281 (15.39%) Software Developer
6 277 (15.17%) Senior Developer
7 259 (14.18%) ASP.NET Developer
8 230 (12.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 191 (10.46%) Senior .NET Developer
10 147 (8.05%) Web Developer
11 137 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
12 129 (7.06%) Software Engineer
13 102 (5.59%) Senior C# Developer
14 95 (5.20%) C# Software Developer
15 74 (4.05%) Junior
16 72 (3.94%) Team Leader
16 72 (3.94%) Junior Developer
17 69 (3.78%) Senior Software Developer
18 63 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
19 57 (3.12%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1748 (95.73%) .NET
2 1418 (77.66%) ASP.NET
3 769 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 643 (35.21%) Web Services
5 611 (33.46%) HTML
6 499 (27.33%) WPF
7 498 (27.27%) jQuery
8 466 (25.52%) CSS
9 464 (25.41%) XML
10 446 (24.42%) .NET Framework
11 309 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 304 (16.65%) WinForms
13 303 (16.59%) Ajax
14 244 (13.36%) LINQ
15 237 (12.98%) SOAP
16 218 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web API
17 211 (11.56%) Razor View Engine
18 204 (11.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 195 (10.68%) Castle Windsor
20 191 (10.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 119 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 93 (5.09%) Inversion of Control
3 87 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 78 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 69 (3.78%) Open Source
6 63 (3.45%) Tandem
7 60 (3.29%) Client/Server
8 47 (2.57%) Social Network
9 38 (2.08%) W3C
10 35 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (1.86%) Social Media
12 26 (1.42%) BBC
12 26 (1.42%) iPhone
13 19 (1.04%) Kindle
13 19 (1.04%) Mathematics
14 18 (0.99%) NHS
15 16 (0.88%) SystemC
16 13 (0.71%) Blog
17 6 (0.33%) CCTV
18 5 (0.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 470 (25.74%) Windows
2 109 (5.97%) Android
3 81 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 44 (2.41%) Linux
5 36 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (1.97%) Windows Phone
6 34 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (1.20%) CentOS
8 19 (1.04%) Windows 8
9 18 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.22%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.055%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.055%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.055%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1086 (59.47%) MVC
2 651 (35.65%) TDD
3 493 (27.00%) Scrum
4 492 (26.94%) OO
5 384 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
6 335 (18.35%) Web Application Development
7 223 (12.21%) Software Engineering
8 175 (9.58%) BDD
9 168 (9.20%) Unit Testing
10 162 (8.87%) SOA
11 150 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
12 146 (8.00%) OOP
13 126 (6.90%) OOD
13 126 (6.90%) Web Development
14 120 (6.57%) MVVM
15 106 (5.81%) Dependency Injection
16 101 (5.53%) Domain-Driven Design
17 100 (5.48%) Kanban
18 83 (4.55%) E-Commerce
19 69 (3.78%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1718 (94.09%) C#
2 837 (45.84%) SQL
3 635 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 290 (15.88%) VB.NET
5 231 (12.65%) T-SQL
6 110 (6.02%) C++
7 87 (4.76%) VB
8 71 (3.89%) Java
9 64 (3.50%) Ruby
10 58 (3.18%) C
11 36 (1.97%) VB6
12 32 (1.75%) PowerShell
13 20 (1.10%) VBScript
14 17 (0.93%) Objective-C
15 16 (0.88%) PHP
16 15 (0.82%) Python
17 14 (0.77%) MATLAB
18 12 (0.66%) XAML
19 5 (0.27%) XPath
20 4 (0.22%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 234 (12.81%) Degree
2 80 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 64 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 46 (2.52%) MCP
5 46 (2.52%) MCSD
6 40 (2.19%) MCAD
7 30 (1.64%) MCTS
7 30 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
8 15 (0.82%) HND
9 11 (0.60%) ISTQB
9 11 (0.60%) ISEB
10 8 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.38%) MCITP
12 6 (0.33%) MCSE
12 6 (0.33%) MCDBA
12 6 (0.33%) PhD
12 6 (0.33%) MCPD
13 1 (0.055%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.055%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.52%) ISO 9001
2 15 (0.82%) QA
3 5 (0.27%) SLA
4 3 (0.16%) HL7
5 1 (0.055%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 21 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.22%) vSphere
3 3 (0.16%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (0.88%) Puppet
3 5 (0.27%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.22%) SCOrch
4 4 (0.22%) Nagios
4 4 (0.22%) AppManager
4 4 (0.22%) SCCM
5 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 716 (39.21%) Microsoft
2 98 (5.37%) Google
3 85 (4.65%) Oracle
4 51 (2.79%) Xamarin
5 42 (2.30%) Telerik
6 41 (2.25%) Sitecore
7 32 (1.75%) Red Gate
8 30 (1.64%) Facebook
9 26 (1.42%) EPiServer
10 25 (1.37%) Adobe
11 24 (1.31%) Apple
11 24 (1.31%) Sony
11 24 (1.31%) Yahoo!
12 7 (0.38%) Twitter
12 7 (0.38%) Genesys
13 6 (0.33%) Remedy
13 6 (0.33%) Open Text
13 6 (0.33%) VMware
14 5 (0.27%) Infragistics
14 5 (0.27%) Tableau
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Car allowance, pension, healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
AB Recruit
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 35,000 + bens and Profit share.
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago