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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 85 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 671 886 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.23% 3.90% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.96% 10.18% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 630 832 897
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £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
7485 8701 8331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.03% 38.32% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6497 7589 7400
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -11 190 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Berkshire -1 113 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Hampshire -3 110 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Buckinghamshire +27 88 £39,000 -8.23% 5
Kent -3 76 £40,000 -11.11% 9
East Sussex -26 44 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Oxfordshire -2 33 £45,000 +12.50% 6
West Sussex -33 15 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Middlesex -1 1 £90,000 +89.47% 1
Thames Valley - 1 £90,000 -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1331 (97.08%) C#
2 1306 (95.26%) .NET
3 1044 (76.15%) SQL Server
4 976 (71.19%) ASP.NET
5 923 (67.32%) MVC
6 800 (58.35%) Agile Software Development
7 661 (48.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 563 (41.06%) JavaScript
9 559 (40.77%) SQL
10 538 (39.24%) TDD
11 518 (37.78%) Microsoft
12 510 (37.20%) HTML
13 480 (35.01%) .NET Framework
14 466 (33.99%) Web Services
15 465 (33.92%) CSS
16 451 (32.90%) jQuery
17 402 (29.32%) Scrum
18 351 (25.60%) Entity Framework
19 332 (24.22%) XML
20 325 (23.71%) Visual Studio
21 305 (22.25%) OO
22 298 (21.74%) Windows
22 298 (21.74%) T-SQL
22 298 (21.74%) Web Application Development
23 252 (18.38%) ASP.NET Web API
24 239 (17.43%) WPF
25 219 (15.97%) HTML5
26 202 (14.73%) Finance
27 200 (14.59%) Team Foundation Server
28 191 (13.93%) NUnit

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 155 (11.31%) Node.js
2 101 (7.37%) BizTalk Server
3 93 (6.78%) SharePoint
4 74 (5.40%) IIS
5 33 (2.41%) CMS
6 28 (2.04%) NServiceBus
7 16 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (1.02%) Umbraco
9 10 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.58%) Apache
10 8 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.36%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.29%) DNN
12 4 (0.29%) WordPress
12 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.29%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.22%) Zimbra
13 3 (0.22%) Orchard CMS
13 3 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 171 (12.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.66%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.66%) MS Office
3 8 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.29%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.073%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 112 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (3.43%) SaaS
3 20 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.44%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.36%) GitHub
6 2 (0.15%) Yammer
6 2 (0.15%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.073%) IaaS
7 1 (0.073%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (7.15%) HTTP
2 68 (4.96%) SMTP
3 40 (2.92%) TCP/IP
4 34 (2.48%) Internet
5 32 (2.33%) Network Security
6 21 (1.53%) CTI
7 6 (0.44%) SSL
8 4 (0.29%) DMZ
9 3 (0.22%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.22%) PPP
10 2 (0.15%) Intranet
10 2 (0.15%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.073%) 3G
11 1 (0.073%) Wireless
11 1 (0.073%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.073%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1044 (76.15%) SQL Server
2 190 (13.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 136 (9.92%) NoSQL
4 57 (4.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 53 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 51 (3.72%) MySQL
7 45 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 38 (2.77%) Azure SQL Database
9 33 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 32 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (2.04%) RavenDB
12 17 (1.24%) MongoDB
13 14 (1.02%) Relational Database
14 13 (0.95%) Couchbase
14 13 (0.95%) Oracle Database
14 13 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (0.88%) Big Data
16 11 (0.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 10 (0.73%) Event Store
18 9 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 325 (23.71%) Visual Studio
2 200 (14.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 191 (13.93%) NUnit
4 146 (10.65%) Git (software)
4 146 (10.65%) Moq
5 135 (9.85%) Rhino Mocks
6 81 (5.91%) MSTest
7 74 (5.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 45 (3.28%) Subversion
9 40 (2.92%) ReSharper
10 28 (2.04%) Selenium
11 24 (1.75%) StyleCop
12 17 (1.24%) JIRA
13 16 (1.17%) TeamCity
14 14 (1.02%) NCrunch
15 13 (0.95%) LoadUI
15 13 (0.95%) SoapUI
16 12 (0.88%) NuGet
17 11 (0.80%) Jasmine
18 10 (0.73%) WatiN
General
1 202 (14.73%) Finance
2 61 (4.45%) Marketing
3 58 (4.23%) Retail
4 33 (2.41%) Games
5 32 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 8 (0.58%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.51%) Advertising
7 7 (0.51%) Banking
8 5 (0.36%) Local Government
9 3 (0.22%) Legal
10 2 (0.15%) Publishing
10 2 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.073%) Military
11 1 (0.073%) Automotive
11 1 (0.073%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.073%) Back Office
11 1 (0.073%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1226 (89.42%) Developer
2 794 (57.91%) .NET Developer
3 315 (22.98%) C# Developer
4 243 (17.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 196 (14.30%) Web Developer
6 194 (14.15%) Senior Developer
7 141 (10.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 131 (9.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 127 (9.26%) Software Developer
10 119 (8.68%) Senior .NET Developer
11 93 (6.78%) .NET Web Developer
12 83 (6.05%) Software Engineer
13 75 (5.47%) BizTalk Developer
14 59 (4.30%) Junior
15 57 (4.16%) Junior Developer
16 48 (3.50%) C# Software Developer
17 45 (3.28%) Senior Web Developer
18 41 (2.99%) Lead Developer
19 38 (2.77%) Programmer
19 38 (2.77%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1306 (95.26%) .NET
2 976 (71.19%) ASP.NET
3 661 (48.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 510 (37.20%) HTML
5 480 (35.01%) .NET Framework
6 466 (33.99%) Web Services
7 465 (33.92%) CSS
8 451 (32.90%) jQuery
9 351 (25.60%) Entity Framework
10 332 (24.22%) XML
11 252 (18.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 239 (17.43%) WPF
13 219 (15.97%) HTML5
14 172 (12.55%) LINQ
15 166 (12.11%) RESTful
16 149 (10.87%) REST
17 147 (10.72%) AngularJS
18 136 (9.92%) WinForms
19 131 (9.56%) Ajax
20 115 (8.39%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 108 (7.88%) Inversion of Control
2 105 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (7.22%) Client/Server
4 73 (5.32%) Mobile App
5 68 (4.96%) Social Media
6 66 (4.81%) Computer Science
7 64 (4.67%) Clustering
8 53 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
9 42 (3.06%) Tandem
10 31 (2.26%) N-Tier
11 30 (2.19%) Streaming Music
12 20 (1.46%) BBC
13 19 (1.39%) User Experience
14 18 (1.31%) Social Network
15 17 (1.24%) iPhone
16 15 (1.09%) Blog
17 12 (0.88%) Mathematics
18 11 (0.80%) Physics
18 11 (0.80%) W3C
19 8 (0.58%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 298 (21.74%) Windows
2 34 (2.48%) Android
3 16 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (0.58%) Windows Phone
4 8 (0.58%) Linux
4 8 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.073%) CentOS
9 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 923 (67.32%) MVC
2 800 (58.35%) Agile Software Development
3 538 (39.24%) TDD
4 402 (29.32%) Scrum
5 305 (22.25%) OO
6 298 (21.74%) Web Application Development
7 165 (12.04%) BDD
8 143 (10.43%) Software Engineering
9 139 (10.14%) Dependency Injection
10 138 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
11 136 (9.92%) OOD
12 127 (9.26%) Kanban
13 122 (8.90%) Domain-Driven Design
14 116 (8.46%) Unit Testing
15 94 (6.86%) MVVM
16 87 (6.35%) Web Development
17 71 (5.18%) SOA
18 69 (5.03%) Extreme Programming
19 64 (4.67%) Load Balancing
20 62 (4.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1331 (97.08%) C#
2 563 (41.06%) JavaScript
3 559 (40.77%) SQL
4 298 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 121 (8.83%) Ruby
6 88 (6.42%) VB.NET
7 71 (5.18%) VB
8 64 (4.67%) ActionScript
8 64 (4.67%) ActionScript 2.0
9 63 (4.60%) C++
10 34 (2.48%) VB6
11 27 (1.97%) PHP
12 25 (1.82%) Java
13 18 (1.31%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.24%) VBScript
15 15 (1.09%) C
16 14 (1.02%) TypeScript
17 6 (0.44%) JAQL
17 6 (0.44%) F#
18 5 (0.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 107 (7.80%) Degree
2 16 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.66%) PhD
6 7 (0.51%) MCTS
7 4 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.15%) ISEB
8 2 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.073%) MCSD
9 1 (0.073%) MCSE
9 1 (0.073%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.073%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (0.88%) QA
2 11 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.22%) HL7
5 2 (0.15%) SLA
6 1 (0.073%) GAMP
System Software
1 11 (0.80%) Docker
2 4 (0.29%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (1.09%) Puppet
1 15 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.29%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.073%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 518 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 58 (4.23%) Google
3 36 (2.63%) Oracle
3 36 (2.63%) Twitter
4 28 (2.04%) Facebook
5 20 (1.46%) Yahoo!
5 20 (1.46%) Apple
5 20 (1.46%) Sony
6 18 (1.31%) Red Gate
7 15 (1.09%) Telerik
8 10 (0.73%) Sitecore
9 8 (0.58%) Adobe
10 6 (0.44%) Nintex
11 5 (0.36%) Splunk
12 4 (0.29%) Tableau
12 4 (0.29%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.22%) Ektron
13 3 (0.22%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.15%) Infragistics
14 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
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