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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 90 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 702 869 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.21% 4.00% 5.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.06% 10.34% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 643 812 1169
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
7746 8402 9592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.42% 38.66% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6759 7148 8800
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -30 140 £41,250 -8.33% 7
Kent +16 135 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Berkshire -33 125 £42,500 +13.33% 13
Hampshire +1 113 £42,500 +6.25% 21
Buckinghamshire -31 58 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East Sussex -7 48 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Oxfordshire -25 40 £42,000 +5.00% 11
West Sussex -20 30 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Middlesex +17 13 £62,500 +92.30%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1360 (95.71%) .NET
2 1356 (95.43%) C#
3 1157 (81.42%) ASP.NET
4 1058 (74.45%) SQL Server
5 977 (68.75%) MVC
6 900 (63.34%) Agile Software Development
7 750 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 670 (47.15%) TDD
9 562 (39.55%) Microsoft
10 531 (37.37%) SQL
11 482 (33.92%) Scrum
12 458 (32.23%) Web Services
13 455 (32.02%) JavaScript
14 454 (31.95%) HTML
15 404 (28.43%) .NET Framework
16 401 (28.22%) CSS
17 398 (28.01%) Web Application Development
18 370 (26.04%) jQuery
19 348 (24.49%) XML
20 330 (23.22%) OO
21 324 (22.80%) Windows
21 324 (22.80%) WPF
22 264 (18.58%) ASP.NET Web API
23 261 (18.37%) NUnit
24 227 (15.97%) Ajax
25 225 (15.83%) Team Foundation Server
26 223 (15.69%) Rhino Mocks
27 222 (15.62%) Visual Studio
28 213 (14.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
29 208 (14.64%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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
1 161 (11.33%) IIS
2 135 (9.50%) SharePoint
3 129 (9.08%) Node.js
4 65 (4.57%) BizTalk Server
5 40 (2.81%) Apache
6 37 (2.60%) Tomcat
7 35 (2.46%) CMS
8 28 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
9 24 (1.69%) K2 blackpearl
9 24 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (1.48%) NServiceBus
11 19 (1.34%) WordPress
12 18 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
14 14 (0.99%) Umbraco
15 13 (0.91%) MediaWiki
16 6 (0.42%) Orchard CMS
16 6 (0.42%) nginx
16 6 (0.42%) LiveLink
16 6 (0.42%) JBoss
Applications
1 192 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.62%) MS Office
3 14 (0.99%) InfoPath
3 14 (0.99%) PowerPivot
4 12 (0.84%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.14%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.070%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.070%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.39%) SaaS
3 6 (0.42%) Office 365
3 6 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.50%) HTTP
2 59 (4.15%) Internet
3 45 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 24 (1.69%) SSL
5 7 (0.49%) SMTP
5 7 (0.49%) Intranet
6 4 (0.28%) Network Security
6 4 (0.28%) CTI
7 2 (0.14%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.14%) DNS
7 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.14%) Modbus
7 2 (0.14%) Profibus
8 1 (0.070%) AMQP
8 1 (0.070%) Extranet
8 1 (0.070%) SSH
8 1 (0.070%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1058 (74.45%) SQL Server
2 196 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 138 (9.71%) NoSQL
4 125 (8.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 90 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 76 (5.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 72 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 56 (3.94%) Relational Database
9 41 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (2.04%) MongoDB
11 25 (1.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 24 (1.69%) MySQL
13 22 (1.55%) RDBMS
14 21 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
15 18 (1.27%) RavenDB
16 14 (0.99%) Microsoft Power View
17 13 (0.91%) PerformancePoint
17 13 (0.91%) Redis
18 10 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 261 (18.37%) NUnit
2 225 (15.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 223 (15.69%) Rhino Mocks
4 222 (15.62%) Visual Studio
5 161 (11.33%) Git (software)
6 132 (9.29%) Moq
7 112 (7.88%) Subversion
8 105 (7.39%) MSTest
9 33 (2.32%) NCrunch
9 33 (2.32%) ReSharper
10 26 (1.83%) TeamCity
11 20 (1.41%) Jenkins
12 19 (1.34%) Jasmine
13 13 (0.91%) Selenium
13 13 (0.91%) WebDriver
13 13 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 10 (0.70%) JIRA
15 9 (0.63%) NSubstitute
15 9 (0.63%) Mockito
16 6 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
General
1 208 (14.64%) Finance
2 86 (6.05%) Games
3 39 (2.74%) Retail
4 33 (2.32%) Marketing
5 24 (1.69%) Banking
6 20 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.13%) Back Office
8 14 (0.99%) Electronics
8 14 (0.99%) Advertising
9 7 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.42%) Music Industry
10 6 (0.42%) Publishing
10 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.35%) Legal
11 5 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.21%) Automotive
12 3 (0.21%) German Language
13 1 (0.070%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.070%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1258 (88.53%) Developer
2 848 (59.68%) .NET Developer
3 371 (26.11%) C# Developer
4 282 (19.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 167 (11.75%) Software Developer
6 151 (10.63%) Web Developer
7 149 (10.49%) ASP.NET Developer
8 148 (10.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 140 (9.85%) Senior Developer
10 77 (5.42%) Senior .NET Developer
11 68 (4.79%) C# Software Developer
12 67 (4.71%) Software Engineer
13 56 (3.94%) .NET Software Developer
14 53 (3.73%) .NET Web Developer
15 52 (3.66%) Applications Developer
16 47 (3.31%) Junior
17 46 (3.24%) Junior Developer
18 42 (2.96%) Programmer
18 42 (2.96%) C# Web Developer
19 38 (2.67%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1360 (95.71%) .NET
2 1157 (81.42%) ASP.NET
3 750 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 458 (32.23%) Web Services
5 454 (31.95%) HTML
6 404 (28.43%) .NET Framework
7 401 (28.22%) CSS
8 370 (26.04%) jQuery
9 348 (24.49%) XML
10 324 (22.80%) WPF
11 264 (18.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 227 (15.97%) Ajax
13 213 (14.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 205 (14.43%) SOAP
15 192 (13.51%) Castle Windsor
16 180 (12.67%) LINQ
17 169 (11.89%) WinForms
18 155 (10.91%) RESTful
19 147 (10.34%) REST
20 146 (10.27%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 121 (8.52%) Inversion of Control
2 97 (6.83%) Computer Science
3 64 (4.50%) Tandem
3 64 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 54 (3.80%) Client/Server
5 54 (3.80%) N-Tier
6 47 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (2.53%) iPhone
8 35 (2.46%) Social Network
9 33 (2.32%) Open Source
10 27 (1.90%) W3C
11 21 (1.48%) User Experience
12 18 (1.27%) Social Media
13 17 (1.20%) Mathematics
14 13 (0.91%) Blog
14 13 (0.91%) Kindle
15 12 (0.84%) Data Integration
16 10 (0.70%) Physics
17 8 (0.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 324 (22.80%) Windows
2 84 (5.91%) Android
3 47 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 37 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (2.18%) Linux
6 30 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (1.69%) CentOS
7 24 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (1.34%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.42%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.28%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.21%) UNIX
11 3 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.070%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 977 (68.75%) MVC
2 900 (63.34%) Agile Software Development
3 670 (47.15%) TDD
4 482 (33.92%) Scrum
5 398 (28.01%) Web Application Development
6 330 (23.22%) OO
7 194 (13.65%) BDD
8 156 (10.98%) Software Engineering
9 147 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 146 (10.27%) Kanban
11 144 (10.13%) Dependency Injection
12 124 (8.73%) MVVM
13 123 (8.66%) Web Development
14 117 (8.23%) SOA
15 113 (7.95%) Unit Testing
16 103 (7.25%) OOD
17 98 (6.90%) Domain-Driven Design
18 79 (5.56%) OOP
19 74 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
20 53 (3.73%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1356 (95.43%) C#
2 531 (37.37%) SQL
3 455 (32.02%) JavaScript
4 205 (14.43%) VB.NET
5 177 (12.46%) T-SQL
6 88 (6.19%) Ruby
7 77 (5.42%) C++
8 76 (5.35%) VB
9 52 (3.66%) Java
10 45 (3.17%) VB6
11 31 (2.18%) PowerShell
12 19 (1.34%) C
13 9 (0.63%) PHP
14 8 (0.56%) XAML
15 7 (0.49%) Delphi
16 6 (0.42%) ActionScript
16 6 (0.42%) Python
16 6 (0.42%) ActionScript 2.0
17 4 (0.28%) MATLAB
18 3 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 156 (10.98%) Degree
2 42 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 23 (1.62%) HND
6 10 (0.70%) MCP
7 9 (0.63%) PhD
8 5 (0.35%) ISEB
8 5 (0.35%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.21%) MCAD
10 3 (0.21%) MCSD
10 3 (0.21%) MCTS
11 1 (0.070%) MCITP
11 1 (0.070%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.74%) ISO 9001
2 25 (1.76%) QA
3 3 (0.21%) HL7
4 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.070%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.21%) Firmware
2 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.070%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.42%) Puppet
1 6 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.070%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.070%) Nagios
2 1 (0.070%) AppManager
2 1 (0.070%) SCCM
Vendors
1 562 (39.55%) Microsoft
2 89 (6.26%) Google
3 78 (5.49%) Oracle
4 65 (4.57%) Telerik
5 24 (1.69%) Xamarin
6 20 (1.41%) Sitecore
7 18 (1.27%) Red Gate
8 15 (1.06%) Twitter
8 15 (1.06%) Adobe
9 14 (0.99%) Nintex
10 13 (0.91%) SAP
11 12 (0.84%) Facebook
12 11 (0.77%) Tableau
12 11 (0.77%) Cognos
12 11 (0.77%) Kofax
13 8 (0.56%) EPiServer
14 7 (0.49%) Infragistics
15 6 (0.42%) Apple
16 5 (0.35%) Sony
16 5 (0.35%) Sybase
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