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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 89 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 648 1006 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.12% 4.38% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.51% 11.29% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 589 930 879
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 £50,000
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
7619 8911 8380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.63% 38.83% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6623 7834 7430
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,150 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -26 160 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Hampshire -19 103 £40,000 - 10
Buckinghamshire +7 101 £39,000 -2.50% 9
Berkshire -49 97 £53,500 +18.88% 11
Kent -9 67 £42,500 -5.55% 6
East Sussex -20 64 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Oxfordshire -3 48 £45,000 - 10
West Sussex +7 17 £45,000 +12.50% 2
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1299 (97.01%) C#
2 1280 (95.59%) .NET
3 1027 (76.70%) SQL Server
4 983 (73.41%) ASP.NET
5 888 (66.32%) MVC
6 793 (59.22%) Agile Software Development
7 644 (48.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 558 (41.67%) JavaScript
9 551 (41.15%) TDD
10 542 (40.48%) Microsoft
11 530 (39.58%) SQL
12 507 (37.86%) HTML
13 475 (35.47%) .NET Framework
14 474 (35.40%) CSS
15 463 (34.58%) Web Services
16 445 (33.23%) Scrum
17 425 (31.74%) jQuery
18 342 (25.54%) Web Application Development
19 330 (24.65%) XML
20 329 (24.57%) Windows
21 328 (24.50%) OO
22 322 (24.05%) Visual Studio
23 316 (23.60%) Entity Framework
24 283 (21.14%) T-SQL
25 238 (17.77%) WPF
26 225 (16.80%) ASP.NET Web API
27 224 (16.73%) SQL Server 2008
28 223 (16.65%) Finance
29 221 (16.50%) HTML5
30 208 (15.53%) NUnit

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 109 (8.14%) Node.js
2 92 (6.87%) BizTalk Server
3 85 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 76 (5.68%) IIS
5 43 (3.21%) CMS
6 34 (2.54%) NServiceBus
7 24 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (1.42%) Umbraco
9 12 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (0.67%) WordPress
11 9 (0.67%) Apache
12 7 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.45%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.37%) DNN
14 5 (0.37%) Orchard CMS
15 4 (0.30%) JBoss
16 3 (0.22%) nginx
16 3 (0.22%) Zimbra
Applications
1 178 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 13 (0.97%) MS Office
3 12 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.37%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.30%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 19 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.075%) Scribe Insight
2 1 (0.075%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 94 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.54%) SaaS
3 21 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.52%) GitHub
5 5 (0.37%) Office 365
5 5 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.37%) Yammer
6 4 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.15%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.075%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (7.32%) HTTP
2 65 (4.85%) Internet
3 58 (4.33%) SMTP
4 39 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 26 (1.94%) Network Security
6 19 (1.42%) CTI
7 7 (0.52%) SSL
8 5 (0.37%) Intranet
9 3 (0.22%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.15%) DNS
10 2 (0.15%) PPP
10 2 (0.15%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.075%) 3G
11 1 (0.075%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1027 (76.70%) SQL Server
2 224 (16.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 113 (8.44%) NoSQL
4 65 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 58 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 43 (3.21%) MySQL
8 38 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (2.84%) Azure SQL Database
9 34 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 32 (2.39%) RavenDB
11 24 (1.79%) MongoDB
12 19 (1.42%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.34%) Relational Database
14 16 (1.19%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 13 (0.97%) Redis
16 10 (0.75%) Event Store
17 9 (0.67%) Couchbase
17 9 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.67%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 322 (24.05%) Visual Studio
2 208 (15.53%) NUnit
3 201 (15.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 170 (12.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 166 (12.40%) Moq
6 111 (8.29%) Git (software)
7 98 (7.32%) MSTest
8 63 (4.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 57 (4.26%) ReSharper
10 49 (3.66%) Subversion
11 27 (2.02%) Selenium
12 24 (1.79%) JIRA
12 24 (1.79%) TeamCity
13 23 (1.72%) NCrunch
14 15 (1.12%) StyleCop
15 12 (0.90%) Jasmine
16 11 (0.82%) LoadUI
16 11 (0.82%) SoapUI
17 10 (0.75%) NuGet
18 9 (0.67%) JSUnit
General
1 223 (16.65%) Finance
2 57 (4.26%) Marketing
3 45 (3.36%) Retail
4 35 (2.61%) Games
5 23 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 11 (0.82%) Banking
7 10 (0.75%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.60%) Advertising
9 3 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.15%) Local Government
10 2 (0.15%) Legal
10 2 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.075%) Back Office
11 1 (0.075%) Automotive
11 1 (0.075%) Military
Job Titles
1 1182 (88.27%) Developer
2 789 (58.92%) .NET Developer
3 319 (23.82%) C# Developer
4 254 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 193 (14.41%) Senior Developer
6 175 (13.07%) Web Developer
7 127 (9.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 122 (9.11%) Software Developer
9 120 (8.96%) Senior .NET Developer
10 112 (8.36%) ASP.NET Developer
11 90 (6.72%) .NET Web Developer
12 71 (5.30%) Software Engineer
13 60 (4.48%) BizTalk Developer
14 56 (4.18%) Junior
15 55 (4.11%) Junior Developer
16 49 (3.66%) C# Software Developer
17 42 (3.14%) Lead Developer
18 41 (3.06%) Programmer
18 41 (3.06%) Senior C# Developer
19 40 (2.99%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1280 (95.59%) .NET
2 983 (73.41%) ASP.NET
3 644 (48.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 507 (37.86%) HTML
5 475 (35.47%) .NET Framework
6 474 (35.40%) CSS
7 463 (34.58%) Web Services
8 425 (31.74%) jQuery
9 330 (24.65%) XML
10 316 (23.60%) Entity Framework
11 238 (17.77%) WPF
12 225 (16.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 221 (16.50%) HTML5
14 188 (14.04%) LINQ
15 166 (12.40%) AngularJS
16 154 (11.50%) Ajax
17 148 (11.05%) Castle Windsor
17 148 (11.05%) REST
18 144 (10.75%) WinForms
19 131 (9.78%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 126 (9.41%) Inversion of Control
2 96 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (6.57%) Client/Server
4 77 (5.75%) Computer Science
5 67 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 56 (4.18%) Social Media
7 54 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
8 53 (3.96%) Clustering
9 41 (3.06%) Tandem
10 25 (1.87%) Streaming Music
10 25 (1.87%) User Experience
11 23 (1.72%) N-Tier
11 23 (1.72%) Social Network
12 16 (1.19%) W3C
13 15 (1.12%) Blog
14 11 (0.82%) BBC
14 11 (0.82%) Physics
15 10 (0.75%) Mathematics
16 9 (0.67%) iPhone
17 8 (0.60%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 329 (24.57%) Windows
2 47 (3.51%) Android
3 23 (1.72%) Windows Phone
4 19 (1.42%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (0.82%) Windows 7
6 11 (0.82%) Linux
7 8 (0.60%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.075%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 888 (66.32%) MVC
2 793 (59.22%) Agile Software Development
3 551 (41.15%) TDD
4 445 (33.23%) Scrum
5 342 (25.54%) Web Application Development
6 328 (24.50%) OO
7 170 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
8 156 (11.65%) Kanban
9 146 (10.90%) Dependency Injection
10 145 (10.83%) OOD
11 142 (10.60%) BDD
12 131 (9.78%) Software Engineering
13 129 (9.63%) Domain-Driven Design
14 125 (9.34%) MVVM
15 121 (9.04%) Unit Testing
16 94 (7.02%) Web Development
17 88 (6.57%) OOP
18 83 (6.20%) SOA
19 72 (5.38%) Extreme Programming
20 68 (5.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1299 (97.01%) C#
2 558 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 530 (39.58%) SQL
4 283 (21.14%) T-SQL
5 112 (8.36%) VB.NET
6 96 (7.17%) Ruby
7 81 (6.05%) VB
8 66 (4.93%) C++
9 52 (3.88%) ActionScript
9 52 (3.88%) ActionScript 2.0
10 37 (2.76%) VB6
11 27 (2.02%) Java
12 24 (1.79%) PHP
13 19 (1.42%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.27%) TypeScript
14 17 (1.27%) C
15 14 (1.05%) VBScript
16 8 (0.60%) F#
17 6 (0.45%) JAQL
17 6 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (9.11%) Degree
2 26 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.60%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.52%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.52%) MCTS
4 7 (0.52%) PhD
5 6 (0.45%) MCP
6 3 (0.22%) MCSD
6 3 (0.22%) HND
7 2 (0.15%) MCAD
7 2 (0.15%) ISEB
7 2 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.075%) MCPD
8 1 (0.075%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.075%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.075%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.79%) QA
2 11 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.37%) HL7
5 2 (0.15%) SLA
6 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (0.82%) Docker
2 4 (0.30%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.075%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (1.19%) Puppet
1 16 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.30%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.15%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.075%) Nagios
4 1 (0.075%) AppManager
4 1 (0.075%) SCCM
4 1 (0.075%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 542 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 45 (3.36%) Oracle
2 45 (3.36%) Google
3 44 (3.29%) Twitter
4 19 (1.42%) Red Gate
5 18 (1.34%) Facebook
6 13 (0.97%) Nintex
6 13 (0.97%) Sitecore
6 13 (0.97%) Adobe
7 12 (0.90%) Telerik
8 11 (0.82%) Yahoo!
8 11 (0.82%) Apple
8 11 (0.82%) Sony
8 11 (0.82%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.37%) Ektron
10 4 (0.30%) Tableau
10 4 (0.30%) SAP
10 4 (0.30%) Cognos
11 3 (0.22%) Splunk
12 2 (0.15%) EPiServer
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 8% pension,Life assurance,Healthcare
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