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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
England / South East
Rank 86 113 96
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 485 532 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.30% 2.73% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.57% 6.97% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 449 496 598
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
5657 7632 7634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.49% 39.18% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4951 6699 6685
Median salary £45,000 £44,141 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +42 125 £50,000 - 6
Hampshire +36 94 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Berkshire +36 67 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +8 66 £45,000 +9.75% 7
Kent -12 38 £45,000 +2.85% 7
West Sussex -16 36 £55,000 +37.50% 3
East Sussex +11 31 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Oxfordshire +38 28 £37,500 -17.12% 8
Sussex +3 1 £50,000 -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 1007 (96.46%) C#
1 1007 (96.46%) .NET
2 745 (71.36%) ASP.NET
3 701 (67.15%) SQL Server
4 675 (64.66%) MVC
5 649 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
6 529 (50.67%) TDD
7 512 (49.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 466 (44.64%) JavaScript
9 447 (42.82%) SQL
10 440 (42.15%) HTML
11 436 (41.76%) .NET Framework
12 417 (39.94%) Web Services
13 392 (37.55%) CSS
14 356 (34.10%) ASP.NET Web API
15 334 (31.99%) Microsoft
16 328 (31.42%) Entity Framework
17 279 (26.72%) jQuery
18 239 (22.89%) XML
18 239 (22.89%) OO
19 218 (20.88%) Git (software)
20 217 (20.79%) Scrum
21 212 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 209 (20.02%) SQL Server 2014
23 207 (19.83%) Windows
24 206 (19.73%) Web Application Development
25 195 (18.68%) T-SQL
26 185 (17.72%) BDD
27 181 (17.34%) WPF
28 174 (16.67%) 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
1 111 (10.63%) IIS
2 48 (4.60%) NServiceBus
3 34 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 14 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (1.25%) CMS
7 12 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.29%) Apache
12 3 (0.29%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.29%) Kentico
12 3 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (0.29%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.29%) WordPress
13 2 (0.19%) DNN
13 2 (0.19%) Immediacy CMS
13 2 (0.19%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 71 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.72%) MS Office
3 4 (0.38%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.19%) MS Project
4 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.096%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.19%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 142 (13.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.11%) PaaS
4 15 (1.44%) SaaS
5 9 (0.86%) Office 365
6 8 (0.77%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.49%) Internet
2 18 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.15%) HTTP
4 8 (0.77%) DNS
5 4 (0.38%) Firewall
5 4 (0.38%) SMTP
6 3 (0.29%) CTI
6 3 (0.29%) Network Security
7 2 (0.19%) SSL
8 1 (0.096%) AMQP
8 1 (0.096%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.096%) Intranet
8 1 (0.096%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 701 (67.15%) SQL Server
2 209 (20.02%) SQL Server 2014
3 166 (15.90%) NoSQL
4 82 (7.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 81 (7.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 53 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (4.41%) Relational Database
8 45 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 40 (3.83%) Couchbase
9 40 (3.83%) CouchDB
10 38 (3.64%) Redis
11 37 (3.54%) RavenDB
12 33 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 33 (3.16%) Event Store
13 27 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (1.92%) Oracle Database
15 20 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (1.82%) MySQL
17 17 (1.63%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 218 (20.88%) Git (software)
2 159 (15.23%) Visual Studio
3 128 (12.26%) NUnit
4 116 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 76 (7.28%) Subversion
6 57 (5.46%) Rhino Mocks
7 53 (5.08%) TeamCity
8 33 (3.16%) JSUnit
8 33 (3.16%) Moq
9 25 (2.39%) Bugzilla
9 25 (2.39%) Trac
10 24 (2.30%) MSTest
11 15 (1.44%) FitNesse
12 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.57%) JIRA
13 6 (0.57%) T4 Templates
13 6 (0.57%) WiX
14 5 (0.48%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.38%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.38%) StyleCop
General
1 124 (11.88%) Finance
2 45 (4.31%) Games
3 28 (2.68%) Advertising
4 22 (2.11%) Marketing
5 20 (1.92%) Electronics
6 14 (1.34%) Retail
7 13 (1.25%) Brand Awareness
8 10 (0.96%) Banking
9 9 (0.86%) Music Industry
10 8 (0.77%) Publishing
10 8 (0.77%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.67%) Automotive
11 7 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.67%) Legal
12 6 (0.57%) Back Office
13 5 (0.48%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.48%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.29%) Law
15 1 (0.096%) Military
Job Titles
1 942 (90.23%) Developer
2 729 (69.83%) .NET Developer
3 439 (42.05%) C# Developer
4 337 (32.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 200 (19.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 176 (16.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 166 (15.90%) Software Developer
8 155 (14.85%) Senior Developer
9 125 (11.97%) .NET Software Developer
9 125 (11.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 108 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
11 104 (9.96%) SQL Developer
12 93 (8.91%) Senior C# Developer
13 84 (8.05%) C# Software Developer
14 71 (6.80%) Agile .NET Developer
14 71 (6.80%) Agile Developer
15 70 (6.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 67 (6.42%) Agile C# Developer
17 62 (5.94%) WCF Developer
18 60 (5.75%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1007 (96.46%) .NET
2 745 (71.36%) ASP.NET
3 512 (49.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 440 (42.15%) HTML
5 436 (41.76%) .NET Framework
6 417 (39.94%) Web Services
7 392 (37.55%) CSS
8 356 (34.10%) ASP.NET Web API
9 328 (31.42%) Entity Framework
10 279 (26.72%) jQuery
11 239 (22.89%) XML
12 212 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 181 (17.34%) WPF
14 174 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 149 (14.27%) Ajax
15 149 (14.27%) HTML5
16 143 (13.70%) LINQ
17 141 (13.51%) RESTful
18 139 (13.31%) Node.js
19 128 (12.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 80 (7.66%) Blog
2 65 (6.23%) User Experience
3 56 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
4 53 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 49 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (4.69%) Social Network
6 26 (2.49%) Mobile App
7 19 (1.82%) PMI
8 18 (1.72%) Tandem
9 17 (1.63%) Inversion of Control
10 16 (1.53%) Social Media
11 15 (1.44%) Health Informatics
11 15 (1.44%) Informatics
12 13 (1.25%) Streaming Music
13 10 (0.96%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.86%) BBC
14 9 (0.86%) iPhone
14 9 (0.86%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.67%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 207 (19.83%) Windows
2 60 (5.75%) Windows Server
3 41 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (1.82%) Android
4 19 (1.82%) Unix
5 11 (1.05%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.05%) Windows 8
6 10 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.48%) Linux
7 5 (0.48%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 675 (64.66%) MVC
2 649 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
3 529 (50.67%) TDD
4 239 (22.89%) OO
5 217 (20.79%) Scrum
6 206 (19.73%) Web Application Development
7 185 (17.72%) BDD
8 163 (15.61%) Unit Testing
9 156 (14.94%) SOA
10 135 (12.93%) SOLID
11 129 (12.36%) Web Development
12 118 (11.30%) Software Engineering
13 102 (9.77%) SDLC
14 79 (7.57%) Performance Tuning
15 76 (7.28%) Domain-Driven Design
16 71 (6.80%) OOD
17 63 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
18 55 (5.27%) Automated Testing
19 53 (5.08%) MVVM
20 48 (4.60%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1007 (96.46%) C#
2 466 (44.64%) JavaScript
3 447 (42.82%) SQL
4 195 (18.68%) T-SQL
5 118 (11.30%) Ruby
6 98 (9.39%) VB.NET
7 65 (6.23%) C++
8 59 (5.65%) PowerShell
9 47 (4.50%) PL/SQL
10 35 (3.35%) Java
11 34 (3.26%) TypeScript
12 29 (2.78%) VB
13 18 (1.72%) PHP
13 18 (1.72%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.63%) ANSI SQL
15 11 (1.05%) C
16 6 (0.57%) Python
16 6 (0.57%) VBA
17 3 (0.29%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 141 (13.51%) Degree
2 21 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (1.82%) PMI Certification
4 18 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.67%) MCSD
6 4 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.49%) QA
2 4 (0.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.096%) DICOM
3 1 (0.096%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.096%) WAI
3 1 (0.096%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (3.16%) Docker
2 3 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.096%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 33 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
1 33 (3.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 334 (31.99%) Microsoft
2 69 (6.61%) Oracle
3 30 (2.87%) Facebook
4 28 (2.68%) Google
5 17 (1.63%) Informatica
5 17 (1.63%) Teradata
6 13 (1.25%) Apple
7 9 (0.86%) Sony
7 9 (0.86%) Yahoo!
8 8 (0.77%) Sitecore
8 8 (0.77%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.48%) SAP
10 4 (0.38%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.29%) Adobe
11 3 (0.29%) Borland
11 3 (0.29%) RedGate
11 3 (0.29%) Telerik
11 3 (0.29%) Thunderhead
12 2 (0.19%) Alterian
12 2 (0.19%) Hyperion
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Remote Working
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Exciting work, excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £53000 per annum + Plus 10% Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
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
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 45k + 3% Pension, 24 days and more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago