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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 92 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 582 660 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.23% 3.17% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.32% 8.55% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 553 617 741
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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
6996 7720 8430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.87% 37.09% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6234 6669 7230
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 £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +10 152 £44,500 -11.00% 16
Hampshire +10 129 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Buckinghamshire +9 72 £47,500 +21.79% 14
Berkshire -25 58 £48,500 -3.00% 9
Kent -7 54 £47,500 +15.15% 3
West Sussex +27 45 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +5 43 £45,000 +12.50% 8
East Sussex -3 26 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Middlesex +16 3 £48,750 -45.83% 3
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1132 (95.93%) .NET
2 1111 (94.15%) C#
3 912 (77.29%) ASP.NET
4 856 (72.54%) MVC
5 819 (69.41%) SQL Server
6 672 (56.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 647 (54.83%) Agile Software Development
8 594 (50.34%) JavaScript
9 516 (43.73%) SQL
10 493 (41.78%) TDD
11 483 (40.93%) HTML
12 404 (34.24%) .NET Framework
13 402 (34.07%) CSS
14 397 (33.64%) jQuery
15 392 (33.22%) Web Services
16 345 (29.24%) Microsoft
17 316 (26.78%) XML
18 293 (24.83%) WPF
19 291 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 288 (24.41%) Windows
21 287 (24.32%) Web Application Development
22 278 (23.56%) ASP.NET Web API
23 268 (22.71%) Scrum
24 245 (20.76%) SQL Server 2014
25 235 (19.92%) Entity Framework
26 228 (19.32%) Finance
27 225 (19.07%) Visual Studio
28 222 (18.81%) OO
29 209 (17.71%) AngularJS
30 198 (16.78%) BDD

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
1 148 (12.54%) IIS
2 32 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 27 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (1.10%) CMS
6 12 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (0.85%) NServiceBus
8 7 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.25%) Apache
10 3 (0.25%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.25%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.25%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.25%) WordPress
11 1 (0.085%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.085%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 64 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.54%) MS Office
3 6 (0.51%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 32 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.25%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.085%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.085%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (1.95%) Google Play
3 16 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.02%) SaaS
5 11 (0.93%) PaaS
6 4 (0.34%) Office 365
7 2 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.53%) Internet
2 10 (0.85%) Intranet
3 9 (0.76%) HTTP
4 5 (0.42%) CTI
5 4 (0.34%) AMQP
6 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.085%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.085%) NAS
7 1 (0.085%) SAN
7 1 (0.085%) SSL
7 1 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 819 (69.41%) SQL Server
2 245 (20.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 139 (11.78%) NoSQL
4 115 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 76 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 74 (6.27%) Relational Database
7 39 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (1.78%) MySQL
9 21 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
12 14 (1.19%) Oracle Database
13 12 (1.02%) SSDT
14 11 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.85%) Big Data
15 10 (0.85%) Redis
16 8 (0.68%) DTS
16 8 (0.68%) RavenDB
17 7 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 225 (19.07%) Visual Studio
2 188 (15.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 180 (15.25%) NUnit
4 176 (14.92%) Git (software)
5 105 (8.90%) Rhino Mocks
5 105 (8.90%) Subversion
6 66 (5.59%) Moq
7 47 (3.98%) MSTest
8 39 (3.31%) Selenium
9 24 (2.03%) Bugzilla
9 24 (2.03%) TeamCity
9 24 (2.03%) Trac
10 11 (0.93%) ReSharper
11 9 (0.76%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.59%) MSBuild
13 6 (0.51%) CruiseControl
13 6 (0.51%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.51%) NCrunch
14 5 (0.42%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.42%) JSUnit
General
1 228 (19.32%) Finance
2 66 (5.59%) Games
3 35 (2.97%) Advertising
4 28 (2.37%) Marketing
5 13 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 10 (0.85%) Legal
6 10 (0.85%) Retail
7 9 (0.76%) Back Office
7 9 (0.76%) Electronics
7 9 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.68%) Publishing
9 7 (0.59%) Music Industry
9 7 (0.59%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.42%) Automotive
10 5 (0.42%) Banking
10 5 (0.42%) Law
11 3 (0.25%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.17%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 1023 (86.69%) Developer
2 758 (64.24%) .NET Developer
3 505 (42.80%) C# Developer
4 321 (27.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 208 (17.63%) Software Developer
6 186 (15.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 164 (13.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 148 (12.54%) .NET Software Developer
8 148 (12.54%) SQL Developer
9 144 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 144 (12.20%) C# Software Developer
10 142 (12.03%) Senior Developer
11 108 (9.15%) WCF Developer
12 99 (8.39%) Senior .NET Developer
13 91 (7.71%) Junior
14 90 (7.63%) Junior Developer
15 87 (7.37%) Senior C# Developer
16 83 (7.03%) C# WCF Developer
17 79 (6.69%) Software Engineer
18 76 (6.44%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1132 (95.93%) .NET
2 912 (77.29%) ASP.NET
3 672 (56.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 483 (40.93%) HTML
5 404 (34.24%) .NET Framework
6 402 (34.07%) CSS
7 397 (33.64%) jQuery
8 392 (33.22%) Web Services
9 316 (26.78%) XML
10 293 (24.83%) WPF
11 291 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 278 (23.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 235 (19.92%) Entity Framework
14 209 (17.71%) AngularJS
15 175 (14.83%) LINQ
16 172 (14.58%) HTML5
17 163 (13.81%) Node.js
18 154 (13.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 152 (12.88%) Ajax
20 151 (12.80%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 112 (9.49%) Computer Science
2 62 (5.25%) Enterprise Software
3 50 (4.24%) Inversion of Control
4 42 (3.56%) Mobile App
5 33 (2.80%) Social Network
6 31 (2.63%) Streaming Music
7 27 (2.29%) User Experience
8 23 (1.95%) iPhone
9 22 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (1.86%) N-Tier
9 22 (1.86%) PMI
10 18 (1.53%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.53%) iPad
11 16 (1.36%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.10%) Data Integration
13 11 (0.93%) Physics
14 8 (0.68%) Blog
14 8 (0.68%) Tandem
15 6 (0.51%) Contactless
15 6 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 288 (24.41%) Windows
2 55 (4.66%) Windows Server
3 38 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (2.80%) Android
6 30 (2.54%) Windows 7
7 25 (2.12%) Windows 8
8 12 (1.02%) Windows Phone
9 10 (0.85%) Windows XP
10 9 (0.76%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (0.59%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.34%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.25%) Linux
13 3 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.17%) Unix
15 1 (0.085%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 856 (72.54%) MVC
2 647 (54.83%) Agile Software Development
3 493 (41.78%) TDD
4 287 (24.32%) Web Application Development
5 268 (22.71%) Scrum
6 222 (18.81%) OO
7 198 (16.78%) BDD
8 196 (16.61%) Software Engineering
9 183 (15.51%) SOA
10 169 (14.32%) Web Development
11 126 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
12 105 (8.90%) Unit Testing
13 95 (8.05%) MVVM
13 95 (8.05%) SDLC
14 82 (6.95%) Dependency Injection
15 76 (6.44%) Kanban
16 75 (6.36%) OOD
17 68 (5.76%) Web Design
18 60 (5.08%) OOP
19 59 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1111 (94.15%) C#
2 594 (50.34%) JavaScript
3 516 (43.73%) SQL
4 163 (13.81%) T-SQL
5 121 (10.25%) Ruby
6 111 (9.41%) VB.NET
7 59 (5.00%) VB
8 55 (4.66%) C++
9 52 (4.41%) Java
10 40 (3.39%) TypeScript
11 33 (2.80%) PHP
12 26 (2.20%) PowerShell
13 22 (1.86%) XPath
14 17 (1.44%) PL/SQL
15 10 (0.85%) C++/CLI
16 5 (0.42%) F#
17 4 (0.34%) ANSI SQL
18 1 (0.085%) ActionScript 3.0
18 1 (0.085%) R
18 1 (0.085%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 168 (14.24%) Degree
2 36 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (1.86%) PMI Certification
3 22 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.51%) PhD
6 4 (0.34%) MCSD
7 3 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.10%) QA
2 12 (1.02%) DICOM
3 3 (0.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.42%) Docker
4 5 (0.42%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.085%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.085%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.085%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (0.42%) Puppet
2 3 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 345 (29.24%) Microsoft
2 55 (4.66%) Oracle
3 41 (3.47%) Google
4 21 (1.78%) Facebook
5 11 (0.93%) Rally
6 8 (0.68%) Sitecore
7 7 (0.59%) VMware
8 6 (0.51%) DevExpress
8 6 (0.51%) Hyperion
8 6 (0.51%) IBM
8 6 (0.51%) SAP
8 6 (0.51%) Tableau
9 5 (0.42%) Apple
9 5 (0.42%) Citrix
9 5 (0.42%) Telerik
9 5 (0.42%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.34%) Sony
10 4 (0.34%) Yahoo!
11 3 (0.25%) Cognizant
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Hampshire
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