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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 85 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 704 1074 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.27% 4.48% 4.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% 11.56% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 638 959 934
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
7978 9290 8641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.04% 38.78% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6919 7925 7699
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -22 176 £47,500 +11.76% 15
Buckinghamshire +7 115 £39,000 -2.50% 4
Hampshire -16 100 £40,000 - 15
Berkshire -58 97 £45,000 +5.88% 13
East Sussex -8 90 £45,000 +30.43% 8
Kent -7 65 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Oxfordshire -18 41 £41,500 -7.77% 23
West Sussex +7 26 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Middlesex +1 1 - - 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1304 (96.31%) C#
2 1295 (95.64%) .NET
3 1051 (77.62%) SQL Server
4 1035 (76.44%) ASP.NET
5 921 (68.02%) MVC
6 817 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
7 685 (50.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 594 (43.87%) TDD
9 555 (40.99%) JavaScript
9 555 (40.99%) Microsoft
10 510 (37.67%) SQL
11 507 (37.44%) HTML
12 478 (35.30%) Scrum
13 477 (35.23%) CSS
14 473 (34.93%) .NET Framework
15 461 (34.05%) Web Services
16 421 (31.09%) jQuery
17 366 (27.03%) Web Application Development
18 347 (25.63%) OO
19 340 (25.11%) XML
20 339 (25.04%) Windows
21 310 (22.90%) Entity Framework
22 306 (22.60%) Visual Studio
23 253 (18.69%) T-SQL
23 253 (18.69%) WPF
24 240 (17.73%) ASP.NET Web API
25 230 (16.99%) SQL Server 2008
26 225 (16.62%) NUnit
26 225 (16.62%) Finance
27 221 (16.32%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 116 (8.57%) Node.js
2 96 (7.09%) SharePoint
3 89 (6.57%) IIS
4 82 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
5 45 (3.32%) CMS
6 34 (2.51%) NServiceBus
7 33 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
8 16 (1.18%) Umbraco
9 13 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.81%) WordPress
10 11 (0.81%) Apache
11 10 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (0.66%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.37%) MediaWiki
13 5 (0.37%) Orchard CMS
14 4 (0.30%) JBoss
15 3 (0.22%) nginx
15 3 (0.22%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 192 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.33%) MS Office
3 15 (1.11%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.52%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.44%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.30%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.074%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.074%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 84 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.14%) SaaS
3 24 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.52%) Office 365
5 6 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.37%) Yammer
7 3 (0.22%) GitHub
8 2 (0.15%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.074%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (5.98%) HTTP
2 75 (5.54%) Internet
3 42 (3.10%) SMTP
4 30 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 21 (1.55%) Network Security
6 17 (1.26%) CTI
7 6 (0.44%) SSL
8 5 (0.37%) Intranet
9 3 (0.22%) DNS
10 1 (0.074%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.074%) AMQP
10 1 (0.074%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1051 (77.62%) SQL Server
2 230 (16.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 133 (9.82%) NoSQL
4 64 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 62 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 61 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (2.81%) MongoDB
9 36 (2.66%) Azure SQL Database
9 36 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (2.66%) MySQL
10 30 (2.22%) RavenDB
11 22 (1.62%) Relational Database
12 19 (1.40%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 18 (1.33%) Redis
14 12 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (0.74%) Couchbase
17 9 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 306 (22.60%) Visual Studio
2 225 (16.62%) NUnit
3 194 (14.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 192 (14.18%) Rhino Mocks
5 161 (11.89%) Moq
6 129 (9.53%) Git (software)
7 104 (7.68%) MSTest
8 59 (4.36%) Subversion
9 57 (4.21%) ReSharper
10 54 (3.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 32 (2.36%) NCrunch
12 27 (1.99%) TeamCity
13 19 (1.40%) Selenium
14 17 (1.26%) JIRA
15 14 (1.03%) Jasmine
16 9 (0.66%) LoadUI
16 9 (0.66%) SoapUI
16 9 (0.66%) WebDriver
16 9 (0.66%) StyleCop
17 8 (0.59%) JSUnit
General
1 225 (16.62%) Finance
2 53 (3.91%) Marketing
3 45 (3.32%) Retail
4 43 (3.18%) Games
5 15 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 15 (1.11%) Telecoms
6 13 (0.96%) Banking
6 13 (0.96%) Advertising
7 7 (0.52%) Back Office
7 7 (0.52%) Electronics
8 3 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.15%) Local Government
9 2 (0.15%) Publishing
10 1 (0.074%) Military
10 1 (0.074%) Automotive
10 1 (0.074%) Legal
10 1 (0.074%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1187 (87.67%) Developer
2 807 (59.60%) .NET Developer
3 303 (22.38%) C# Developer
4 253 (18.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 178 (13.15%) Senior Developer
6 166 (12.26%) Web Developer
7 125 (9.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 122 (9.01%) Software Developer
9 114 (8.42%) ASP.NET Developer
10 103 (7.61%) Senior .NET Developer
11 83 (6.13%) .NET Web Developer
12 76 (5.61%) Software Engineer
13 61 (4.51%) Junior
13 61 (4.51%) Junior Developer
14 49 (3.62%) Graduate
14 49 (3.62%) BizTalk Developer
15 45 (3.32%) C# Web Developer
16 44 (3.25%) Senior C# Developer
17 39 (2.88%) Applications Developer
18 38 (2.81%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1295 (95.64%) .NET
2 1035 (76.44%) ASP.NET
3 685 (50.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 507 (37.44%) HTML
5 477 (35.23%) CSS
6 473 (34.93%) .NET Framework
7 461 (34.05%) Web Services
8 421 (31.09%) jQuery
9 340 (25.11%) XML
10 310 (22.90%) Entity Framework
11 253 (18.69%) WPF
12 240 (17.73%) ASP.NET Web API
13 221 (16.32%) HTML5
14 183 (13.52%) LINQ
14 183 (13.52%) Ajax
15 168 (12.41%) Castle Windsor
16 159 (11.74%) AngularJS
17 150 (11.08%) SOAP
18 147 (10.86%) REST
19 139 (10.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 128 (9.45%) Inversion of Control
2 92 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 81 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (5.54%) Client/Server
5 71 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
6 65 (4.80%) Mobile App
7 48 (3.55%) Social Media
8 42 (3.10%) Tandem
9 37 (2.73%) Clustering
10 31 (2.29%) Social Network
11 29 (2.14%) W3C
12 26 (1.92%) User Experience
13 25 (1.85%) N-Tier
14 20 (1.48%) Blog
15 17 (1.26%) Streaming Music
16 14 (1.03%) iPhone
17 8 (0.59%) Mathematics
17 8 (0.59%) Open Source
18 7 (0.52%) Podcast
18 7 (0.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 339 (25.04%) Windows
2 61 (4.51%) Android
3 29 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 25 (1.85%) Windows Phone
5 15 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (0.89%) Linux
7 11 (0.81%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.59%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.22%) UNIX
10 3 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.074%) CentOS
11 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.074%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 921 (68.02%) MVC
2 817 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
3 594 (43.87%) TDD
4 478 (35.30%) Scrum
5 366 (27.03%) Web Application Development
6 347 (25.63%) OO
7 168 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
8 159 (11.74%) BDD
9 157 (11.60%) Kanban
10 145 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
11 141 (10.41%) OOD
12 138 (10.19%) MVVM
13 137 (10.12%) Software Engineering
14 125 (9.23%) Domain-Driven Design
15 117 (8.64%) Unit Testing
16 102 (7.53%) SOA
17 97 (7.16%) Web Development
18 94 (6.94%) OOP
19 63 (4.65%) Multithreading
20 60 (4.43%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 1304 (96.31%) C#
2 555 (40.99%) JavaScript
3 510 (37.67%) SQL
4 253 (18.69%) T-SQL
5 139 (10.27%) VB.NET
6 99 (7.31%) Ruby
7 90 (6.65%) VB
8 79 (5.83%) C++
9 43 (3.18%) VB6
10 36 (2.66%) ActionScript 2.0
10 36 (2.66%) ActionScript
11 33 (2.44%) Java
12 24 (1.77%) C
13 21 (1.55%) PowerShell
14 14 (1.03%) TypeScript
14 14 (1.03%) PHP
15 11 (0.81%) VBScript
16 8 (0.59%) F#
17 7 (0.52%) Python
17 7 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 135 (9.97%) Degree
2 38 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.03%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.66%) MCP
5 9 (0.66%) HND
6 6 (0.44%) MCTS
7 2 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.15%) PhD
7 2 (0.15%) ISEB
7 2 (0.15%) MCAD
7 2 (0.15%) MCSD
8 1 (0.074%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.92%) QA
2 19 (1.40%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.22%) HL7
5 2 (0.15%) SLA
5 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (0.74%) Docker
2 4 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.074%) Firmware
3 1 (0.074%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.074%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (0.81%) Puppet
1 11 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.074%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.074%) Nagios
2 1 (0.074%) AppManager
2 1 (0.074%) SCCM
Vendors
1 555 (40.99%) Microsoft
2 59 (4.36%) Oracle
3 48 (3.55%) Google
4 41 (3.03%) Twitter
5 20 (1.48%) Red Gate
5 20 (1.48%) Telerik
6 19 (1.40%) Adobe
7 16 (1.18%) Facebook
8 14 (1.03%) Nintex
9 13 (0.96%) Xamarin
10 11 (0.81%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.59%) SAP
12 7 (0.52%) Yahoo!
12 7 (0.52%) Apple
12 7 (0.52%) Sony
13 6 (0.44%) Cognos
13 6 (0.44%) Tableau
14 4 (0.30%) Ektron
15 3 (0.22%) Sybase
16 2 (0.15%) Infragistics
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum + pension, medical, life
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-50k
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Eames Consulting - Technology Insurance (Perm)
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-55,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday