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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 81 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 697 914 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.44% 4.40% 4.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.23% 11.12% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 635 808 881
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £30,000 £28,500
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
7549 8217 7862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.27% 39.55% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6576 6844 7124
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -13 178 £50,000 +23.45% 16
Berkshire -59 100 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Buckinghamshire -2 98 £39,750 -0.62% 16
Kent +9 91 £41,500 +3.75% 3
East Sussex -8 88 £45,000 +38.46% 9
Hampshire -30 84 £40,000 - 21
Oxfordshire -20 32 £42,000 -6.66% 15
West Sussex -22 25 £40,000 - 4
Middlesex +11 4 £65,000 +30.00%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1344 (96.14%) .NET
2 1330 (95.14%) C#
3 1095 (78.33%) ASP.NET
4 1079 (77.18%) SQL Server
5 956 (68.38%) MVC
6 882 (63.09%) Agile Software Development
7 714 (51.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 656 (46.92%) TDD
9 539 (38.56%) Microsoft
10 524 (37.48%) JavaScript
11 512 (36.62%) Scrum
12 501 (35.84%) HTML
13 497 (35.55%) SQL
14 459 (32.83%) .NET Framework
15 449 (32.12%) Web Services
16 448 (32.05%) CSS
17 399 (28.54%) Web Application Development
18 391 (27.97%) jQuery
19 339 (24.25%) OO
20 337 (24.11%) XML
21 334 (23.89%) Windows
22 295 (21.10%) Visual Studio
23 286 (20.46%) WPF
24 274 (19.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 266 (19.03%) NUnit
26 256 (18.31%) ASP.NET Web API
27 236 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
28 227 (16.24%) Rhino Mocks
29 224 (16.02%) T-SQL
30 221 (15.81%) Team Foundation Server

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 129 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 122 (8.73%) Node.js
3 116 (8.30%) IIS
4 77 (5.51%) BizTalk Server
5 42 (3.00%) CMS
6 34 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 20 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 19 (1.36%) NServiceBus
10 16 (1.14%) Apache
10 16 (1.14%) Umbraco
10 16 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
11 14 (1.00%) Tomcat
11 14 (1.00%) WordPress
12 10 (0.72%) MediaWiki
13 8 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.50%) nginx
14 7 (0.50%) JBoss
15 5 (0.36%) Orchard CMS
16 4 (0.29%) LiveLink
Applications
1 195 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.72%) MS Office
3 17 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.93%) InfoPath
4 13 (0.93%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.79%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.21%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.072%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.072%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.072%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 74 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.07%) SaaS
3 7 (0.50%) Office 365
4 6 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.36%) Yammer
6 3 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 85 (6.08%) Internet
2 71 (5.08%) HTTP
3 27 (1.93%) SMTP
4 24 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.86%) Network Security
6 10 (0.72%) CTI
7 9 (0.64%) Intranet
8 6 (0.43%) SSL
9 3 (0.21%) DNS
10 1 (0.072%) SSH
10 1 (0.072%) AMQP
10 1 (0.072%) FTP
10 1 (0.072%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.072%) 3G
10 1 (0.072%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1079 (77.18%) SQL Server
2 236 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 143 (10.23%) NoSQL
4 79 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 69 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 65 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 50 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (2.79%) MongoDB
9 36 (2.58%) MySQL
10 34 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (2.07%) Relational Database
12 24 (1.72%) RavenDB
13 22 (1.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 21 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
15 19 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (1.22%) Oracle Database
17 15 (1.07%) Redis
18 11 (0.79%) PerformancePoint
18 11 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
18 11 (0.79%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 295 (21.10%) Visual Studio
2 266 (19.03%) NUnit
3 227 (16.24%) Rhino Mocks
4 221 (15.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 166 (11.87%) Moq
6 151 (10.80%) Git (software)
7 111 (7.94%) MSTest
8 80 (5.72%) Subversion
9 48 (3.43%) ReSharper
10 32 (2.29%) NCrunch
10 32 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 26 (1.86%) TeamCity
12 17 (1.22%) Jasmine
13 16 (1.14%) Selenium
13 16 (1.14%) JIRA
14 7 (0.50%) Jenkins
15 6 (0.43%) Cucumber
15 6 (0.43%) WebDriver
16 5 (0.36%) StyleCop
16 5 (0.36%) SoapUI
General
1 207 (14.81%) Finance
2 66 (4.72%) Games
3 44 (3.15%) Marketing
4 43 (3.08%) Retail
5 17 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.07%) Banking
7 13 (0.93%) Advertising
7 13 (0.93%) Back Office
8 10 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.57%) Electronics
10 6 (0.43%) Music Industry
11 4 (0.29%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.21%) Publishing
13 1 (0.072%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.072%) Military
13 1 (0.072%) Automotive
13 1 (0.072%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1223 (87.48%) Developer
2 832 (59.51%) .NET Developer
3 312 (22.32%) C# Developer
4 247 (17.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 154 (11.02%) Senior Developer
6 153 (10.94%) Web Developer
7 141 (10.09%) Software Developer
8 128 (9.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 117 (8.37%) ASP.NET Developer
10 82 (5.87%) Senior .NET Developer
11 79 (5.65%) Software Engineer
12 67 (4.79%) .NET Web Developer
13 62 (4.43%) Junior
13 62 (4.43%) Junior Developer
14 52 (3.72%) C# Software Developer
15 50 (3.58%) Graduate
16 48 (3.43%) C# Web Developer
17 44 (3.15%) Analyst
18 43 (3.08%) Applications Developer
19 38 (2.72%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1344 (96.14%) .NET
2 1095 (78.33%) ASP.NET
3 714 (51.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 501 (35.84%) HTML
5 459 (32.83%) .NET Framework
6 449 (32.12%) Web Services
7 448 (32.05%) CSS
8 391 (27.97%) jQuery
9 337 (24.11%) XML
10 286 (20.46%) WPF
11 274 (19.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 256 (18.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 208 (14.88%) Ajax
14 191 (13.66%) Castle Windsor
15 188 (13.45%) HTML5
16 184 (13.16%) LINQ
17 156 (11.16%) RESTful
18 154 (11.02%) SOAP
19 152 (10.87%) NHibernate
20 149 (10.66%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 134 (9.59%) Inversion of Control
2 97 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 72 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (5.01%) Enterprise Software
5 60 (4.29%) Client/Server
6 57 (4.08%) Mobile App
7 51 (3.65%) Tandem
8 38 (2.72%) Social Network
9 36 (2.58%) W3C
10 35 (2.50%) N-Tier
11 26 (1.86%) Social Media
12 24 (1.72%) Clustering
13 21 (1.50%) User Experience
14 20 (1.43%) iPhone
15 17 (1.22%) Blog
15 17 (1.22%) Streaming Music
16 15 (1.07%) Open Source
17 12 (0.86%) Data Integration
17 12 (0.86%) Mathematics
18 9 (0.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 334 (23.89%) Windows
2 72 (5.15%) Android
3 36 (2.58%) Apple iOS
4 28 (2.00%) Windows Phone
5 14 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.72%) Linux
8 9 (0.64%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.64%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.21%) CentOS
10 3 (0.21%) UNIX
11 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.072%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 956 (68.38%) MVC
2 882 (63.09%) Agile Software Development
3 656 (46.92%) TDD
4 512 (36.62%) Scrum
5 399 (28.54%) Web Application Development
6 339 (24.25%) OO
7 179 (12.80%) BDD
8 178 (12.73%) Kanban
9 173 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
10 158 (11.30%) Dependency Injection
11 154 (11.02%) MVVM
12 150 (10.73%) Software Engineering
13 125 (8.94%) OOD
14 115 (8.23%) Domain-Driven Design
15 112 (8.01%) Web Development
16 111 (7.94%) Unit Testing
17 98 (7.01%) SOA
18 86 (6.15%) OOP
19 57 (4.08%) Multithreading
20 56 (4.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1330 (95.14%) C#
2 524 (37.48%) JavaScript
3 497 (35.55%) SQL
4 224 (16.02%) T-SQL
5 177 (12.66%) VB.NET
6 102 (7.30%) VB
7 99 (7.08%) Ruby
8 81 (5.79%) C++
9 47 (3.36%) VB6
10 30 (2.15%) Java
11 29 (2.07%) PowerShell
12 24 (1.72%) C
13 23 (1.65%) ActionScript 2.0
13 23 (1.65%) ActionScript
14 10 (0.72%) TypeScript
15 9 (0.64%) PHP
16 8 (0.57%) Python
16 8 (0.57%) F#
17 6 (0.43%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.43%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 143 (10.23%) Degree
2 53 (3.79%) VCP4
3 37 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.86%) HND
7 10 (0.72%) MCP
8 7 (0.50%) PhD
9 3 (0.21%) MCTS
10 2 (0.14%) MCAD
10 2 (0.14%) MCSD
11 1 (0.072%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.072%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.15%) QA
2 20 (1.43%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.21%) HL7
4 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.29%) Docker
3 2 (0.14%) Firmware
3 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.072%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.36%) Puppet
1 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.072%) SCCM
2 1 (0.072%) Nagios
2 1 (0.072%) AppManager
2 1 (0.072%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 539 (38.56%) Microsoft
2 77 (5.51%) Oracle
3 54 (3.86%) Google
4 33 (2.36%) Twitter
4 33 (2.36%) Telerik
5 20 (1.43%) Nintex
6 18 (1.29%) Adobe
7 17 (1.22%) Red Gate
8 16 (1.14%) Xamarin
9 13 (0.93%) SAP
10 11 (0.79%) Cognos
10 11 (0.79%) Kofax
10 11 (0.79%) Tableau
11 10 (0.72%) Facebook
11 10 (0.72%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.29%) Sybase
13 3 (0.21%) Ektron
13 3 (0.21%) Infragistics
14 2 (0.14%) VMware
14 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 18 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum + 33 days holiday + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension (10%), Bonus (6%), Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Lots of Bens
Posted: 3 days ago