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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 85 66 75
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 713 842 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.24% 3.99% 3.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.99% 10.51% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 642 790 825
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
7933 8012 8907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.05% 37.93% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6725 7114 7909
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -4 205 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Hampshire -11 129 £40,000 -5.88% 23
Berkshire -34 116 £45,000 +12.50% 18
East Sussex -7 79 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Kent -19 53 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Oxfordshire -5 51 £50,000 +25.00% 7
West Sussex +19 43 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Buckinghamshire -28 43 £40,000 +0.31% 8
Middlesex 0 6 £62,500 +38.88%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1639 (96.47%) .NET
2 1608 (94.64%) C#
3 1344 (79.11%) ASP.NET
4 1186 (69.81%) SQL Server
5 1045 (61.51%) MVC
6 1008 (59.33%) Agile Software Development
7 760 (44.73%) SQL
8 755 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 659 (38.79%) TDD
10 649 (38.20%) Microsoft
11 592 (34.84%) JavaScript
12 591 (34.79%) HTML
13 581 (34.20%) Web Services
14 492 (28.96%) Scrum
15 476 (28.02%) jQuery
16 463 (27.25%) CSS
17 446 (26.25%) OO
18 445 (26.19%) WPF
19 433 (25.49%) Windows
20 428 (25.19%) XML
21 420 (24.72%) .NET Framework
22 345 (20.31%) Web Application Development
23 287 (16.89%) Ajax
24 273 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
25 272 (16.01%) VB.NET
26 270 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
27 269 (15.83%) Finance
28 268 (15.77%) Visual Studio
29 266 (15.66%) SQL Server 2012
30 261 (15.36%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 239 (14.07%) IIS
2 126 (7.42%) SharePoint
3 97 (5.71%) Node.js
4 57 (3.35%) BizTalk Server
5 50 (2.94%) Apache
6 49 (2.88%) CMS
7 32 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
7 32 (1.88%) NServiceBus
8 31 (1.82%) Tomcat
9 30 (1.77%) WordPress
10 27 (1.59%) MediaWiki
11 26 (1.53%) Umbraco
12 23 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 22 (1.29%) K2 blackpearl
14 20 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.82%) Kentico
15 14 (0.82%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.35%) Orchard CMS
17 5 (0.29%) nginx
18 4 (0.24%) LiveLink
Applications
1 231 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.24%) MS Office
3 19 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.47%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.24%) Simulink
7 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.059%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.35%) Pivotal CRM
3 3 (0.18%) TIBCO iProcess
3 3 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.059%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.059%) assyst
5 1 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.059%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 103 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.06%) SaaS
3 16 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.53%) Office 365
5 3 (0.18%) GitHub
6 1 (0.059%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.059%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (3.88%) Internet
2 45 (2.65%) TCP/IP
3 41 (2.41%) HTTP
4 23 (1.35%) SSL
5 7 (0.41%) LDAP
6 4 (0.24%) SAN
6 4 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (0.24%) Intranet
7 3 (0.18%) Firewall
7 3 (0.18%) Network Security
7 3 (0.18%) CTI
7 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.12%) DNS
8 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.12%) Modbus
8 2 (0.12%) Profibus
9 1 (0.059%) Extranet
9 1 (0.059%) FTP
9 1 (0.059%) Broadband
9 1 (0.059%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1186 (69.81%) SQL Server
2 266 (15.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 212 (12.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 111 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 108 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 105 (6.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 98 (5.77%) NoSQL
8 90 (5.30%) Relational Database
9 48 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (1.94%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 30 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
11 30 (1.77%) RavenDB
12 23 (1.35%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.12%) MySQL
14 17 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (0.88%) Big Data
16 14 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
18 7 (0.41%) PerformancePoint
19 5 (0.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 270 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 268 (15.77%) Visual Studio
3 252 (14.83%) NUnit
4 212 (12.48%) Rhino Mocks
5 164 (9.65%) Subversion
6 133 (7.83%) Git (software)
7 100 (5.89%) Moq
8 83 (4.89%) MSTest
9 40 (2.35%) TeamCity
10 38 (2.24%) ReSharper
11 36 (2.12%) Jasmine
11 36 (2.12%) Jenkins
12 33 (1.94%) NCrunch
13 18 (1.06%) JIRA
14 14 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 13 (0.77%) Selenium
16 12 (0.71%) Mockito
17 9 (0.53%) SoapUI
18 8 (0.47%) Xcode
19 7 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 269 (15.83%) Finance
2 96 (5.65%) Games
3 41 (2.41%) Banking
4 38 (2.24%) Retail
4 38 (2.24%) Marketing
5 16 (0.94%) Investment Banking
6 14 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 12 (0.71%) Back Office
7 12 (0.71%) Legal
7 12 (0.71%) Publishing
8 9 (0.53%) Electronics
9 7 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.41%) Law
9 7 (0.41%) Advertising
9 7 (0.41%) German Language
10 6 (0.35%) Automotive
11 4 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.12%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.12%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.12%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1487 (87.52%) Developer
2 1030 (60.62%) .NET Developer
3 485 (28.55%) C# Developer
4 371 (21.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 245 (14.42%) Software Developer
6 234 (13.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 233 (13.71%) Senior Developer
8 209 (12.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 161 (9.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 147 (8.65%) Web Developer
11 118 (6.95%) .NET Software Developer
12 108 (6.36%) Software Engineer
13 91 (5.36%) C# Software Developer
14 89 (5.24%) Senior C# Developer
15 63 (3.71%) Junior
16 61 (3.59%) Programmer
16 61 (3.59%) Junior Developer
16 61 (3.59%) Senior Software Developer
17 60 (3.53%) Team Leader
18 57 (3.35%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1639 (96.47%) .NET
2 1344 (79.11%) ASP.NET
3 755 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 591 (34.79%) HTML
5 581 (34.20%) Web Services
6 476 (28.02%) jQuery
7 463 (27.25%) CSS
8 445 (26.19%) WPF
9 428 (25.19%) XML
10 420 (24.72%) .NET Framework
11 287 (16.89%) Ajax
12 273 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 261 (15.36%) WinForms
14 235 (13.83%) LINQ
15 225 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web API
16 221 (13.01%) SOAP
17 200 (11.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 194 (11.42%) Castle Windsor
19 189 (11.12%) Razor View Engine
20 159 (9.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 105 (6.18%) Computer Science
2 101 (5.94%) Inversion of Control
3 78 (4.59%) Mobile App
4 77 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 65 (3.83%) N-Tier
6 65 (3.83%) Tandem
7 60 (3.53%) Open Source
8 45 (2.65%) Social Network
9 38 (2.24%) User Experience
10 31 (1.82%) iPhone
11 30 (1.77%) Social Media
12 29 (1.71%) W3C
13 24 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
14 23 (1.35%) BBC
15 18 (1.06%) Kindle
16 16 (0.94%) Mathematics
17 9 (0.53%) Blog
18 8 (0.47%) Physics
19 7 (0.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 433 (25.49%) Windows
2 108 (6.36%) Android
3 75 (4.41%) Apple iOS
4 39 (2.30%) Linux
5 38 (2.24%) Windows Phone
6 33 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (1.29%) CentOS
9 20 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 20 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.059%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.059%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1045 (61.51%) MVC
2 1008 (59.33%) Agile Software Development
3 659 (38.79%) TDD
4 492 (28.96%) Scrum
5 446 (26.25%) OO
6 345 (20.31%) Web Application Development
7 202 (11.89%) Software Engineering
8 170 (10.01%) BDD
9 161 (9.48%) Unit Testing
10 157 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
11 146 (8.59%) SOA
12 134 (7.89%) OOP
13 124 (7.30%) Web Development
14 122 (7.18%) OOD
15 118 (6.95%) MVVM
16 112 (6.59%) Dependency Injection
17 110 (6.47%) Kanban
18 104 (6.12%) Domain-Driven Design
19 77 (4.53%) E-Commerce
20 67 (3.94%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1608 (94.64%) C#
2 760 (44.73%) SQL
3 592 (34.84%) JavaScript
4 272 (16.01%) VB.NET
5 209 (12.30%) T-SQL
6 93 (5.47%) C++
7 81 (4.77%) VB
8 70 (4.12%) Java
9 62 (3.65%) Ruby
10 39 (2.30%) VB6
11 37 (2.18%) C
12 33 (1.94%) PowerShell
13 17 (1.00%) VBScript
14 15 (0.88%) PHP
15 13 (0.77%) XAML
16 12 (0.71%) MATLAB
17 9 (0.53%) Objective-C
17 9 (0.53%) Python
18 5 (0.29%) Delphi
19 4 (0.24%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 208 (12.24%) Degree
2 67 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 55 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (2.83%) SC Cleared
5 37 (2.18%) MCP
6 36 (2.12%) MCSD
7 30 (1.77%) MCAD
8 27 (1.59%) CTC Cleared
9 24 (1.41%) MCTS
10 16 (0.94%) HND
11 13 (0.77%) ISEB
11 13 (0.77%) ISTQB
12 10 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.47%) PhD
14 7 (0.41%) MCITP
15 6 (0.35%) MCPD
15 6 (0.35%) MCSE
15 6 (0.35%) MCDBA
16 1 (0.059%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.59%) ISO 9001
2 11 (0.65%) QA
3 6 (0.35%) SLA
4 3 (0.18%) HL7
5 1 (0.059%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 19 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.18%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.18%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.059%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.59%) Puppet
3 4 (0.24%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.059%) Nagios
4 1 (0.059%) AppManager
4 1 (0.059%) SCCM
4 1 (0.059%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 649 (38.20%) Microsoft
2 105 (6.18%) Google
3 83 (4.89%) Oracle
4 48 (2.83%) Telerik
5 45 (2.65%) Xamarin
6 38 (2.24%) Sitecore
7 33 (1.94%) Red Gate
8 27 (1.59%) Facebook
9 22 (1.29%) EPiServer
9 22 (1.29%) Apple
10 21 (1.24%) Sony
10 21 (1.24%) Adobe
10 21 (1.24%) Yahoo!
11 9 (0.53%) Infragistics
12 8 (0.47%) Open Text
12 8 (0.47%) Tableau
13 7 (0.41%) Twitter
14 6 (0.35%) JBoss
14 6 (0.35%) Remedy
15 5 (0.29%) SAP
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 plust benefits and profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c35,000+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago