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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 88 97 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -37
Permanent jobs citing WCF 601 643 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.29% 3.09% 4.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.35% 8.39% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 556 580 944
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £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
7198 7665 9147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.43% 36.79% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6418 6668 8032
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +1 150 £50,000 - 11
Hampshire +9 105 £40,000 - 21
Buckinghamshire +16 89 £42,500 +8.97% 7
Berkshire +3 75 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Kent -7 57 £42,500 - 5
West Sussex +34 55 £40,000 -11.11% 6
East Sussex -7 35 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -23 32 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Middlesex - 6 £55,000 -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 1058 (96.80%) .NET
2 1040 (95.15%) C#
3 814 (74.47%) SQL Server
4 809 (74.02%) ASP.NET
5 786 (71.91%) MVC
6 614 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
7 608 (55.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 520 (47.58%) JavaScript
9 469 (42.91%) TDD
10 450 (41.17%) SQL
11 449 (41.08%) HTML
12 374 (34.22%) CSS
13 341 (31.20%) .NET Framework
14 331 (30.28%) Web Services
15 319 (29.19%) jQuery
16 308 (28.18%) Web Application Development
17 306 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 301 (27.54%) WPF
19 293 (26.81%) Windows
20 288 (26.35%) XML
21 282 (25.80%) Microsoft
22 267 (24.43%) SQL Server 2014
23 258 (23.60%) ASP.NET Web API
24 238 (21.77%) Finance
25 221 (20.22%) Scrum
26 204 (18.66%) AngularJS
27 203 (18.57%) Entity Framework
28 200 (18.30%) OO
29 188 (17.20%) NUnit
30 187 (17.11%) Visual Studio

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
1 167 (15.28%) Node.js
2 106 (9.70%) IIS
3 20 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (1.74%) CMS
5 18 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 8 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (0.64%) Umbraco
8 6 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.18%) Apache
11 2 (0.18%) Kentico
11 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.091%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.091%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.091%) WordPress
Applications
1 64 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.39%) MS Office
3 4 (0.37%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.091%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.18%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.091%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.091%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.03%) Google Play
2 23 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.01%) SaaS
5 1 (0.091%) Force.com
5 1 (0.091%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.65%) Internet
2 13 (1.19%) Intranet
3 10 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.64%) CTI
4 7 (0.64%) HTTP
5 1 (0.091%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.091%) NAS
5 1 (0.091%) Network Security
5 1 (0.091%) SAN
5 1 (0.091%) SMTP
5 1 (0.091%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 814 (74.47%) SQL Server
2 267 (24.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 127 (11.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 113 (10.34%) NoSQL
5 58 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (3.29%) Relational Database
7 36 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (2.47%) MySQL
10 20 (1.83%) Big Data
11 18 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 14 (1.28%) DTS
14 9 (0.82%) Oracle Database
14 9 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.82%) SSDT
15 8 (0.73%) MongoDB
16 6 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 188 (17.20%) NUnit
2 187 (17.11%) Visual Studio
3 168 (15.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 123 (11.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 118 (10.80%) Git (software)
6 83 (7.59%) Moq
7 59 (5.40%) Subversion
8 55 (5.03%) MSTest
9 51 (4.67%) Selenium
10 16 (1.46%) Cucumber
11 14 (1.28%) TeamCity
12 12 (1.10%) ReSharper
13 11 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 10 (0.91%) Bugzilla
14 10 (0.91%) Trac
15 6 (0.55%) SpecFlow
16 5 (0.46%) Jasmine
16 5 (0.46%) MSBuild
16 5 (0.46%) T4 Templates
16 5 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 238 (21.77%) Finance
2 74 (6.77%) Games
3 27 (2.47%) Advertising
4 22 (2.01%) Legal
5 21 (1.92%) Marketing
6 17 (1.56%) Banking
7 14 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.19%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.91%) Electronics
11 9 (0.82%) Retail
12 5 (0.46%) Back Office
12 5 (0.46%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.27%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.18%) Automotive
14 2 (0.18%) Law
15 1 (0.091%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 985 (90.12%) Developer
2 743 (67.98%) .NET Developer
3 508 (46.48%) C# Developer
4 334 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 181 (16.56%) Senior Developer
6 172 (15.74%) Software Developer
7 161 (14.73%) ASP.NET Developer
8 153 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 146 (13.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 134 (12.26%) .NET Software Developer
11 131 (11.99%) C# Software Developer
12 123 (11.25%) SQL Developer
13 117 (10.70%) Senior C# Developer
14 107 (9.79%) WCF Developer
15 104 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
16 96 (8.78%) C# WCF Developer
17 68 (6.22%) Junior
17 68 (6.22%) Web Developer
18 62 (5.67%) Junior Developer
19 59 (5.40%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1058 (96.80%) .NET
2 809 (74.02%) ASP.NET
3 608 (55.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 449 (41.08%) HTML
5 374 (34.22%) CSS
6 341 (31.20%) .NET Framework
7 331 (30.28%) Web Services
8 319 (29.19%) jQuery
9 306 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 301 (27.54%) WPF
11 288 (26.35%) XML
12 258 (23.60%) ASP.NET Web API
13 204 (18.66%) AngularJS
14 203 (18.57%) Entity Framework
15 185 (16.93%) LINQ
16 170 (15.55%) HTML5
17 153 (14.00%) KnockoutJS
18 147 (13.45%) Ajax
19 142 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 120 (10.98%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 102 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 64 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
2 64 (5.86%) Mobile App
3 58 (5.31%) Inversion of Control
4 54 (4.94%) Streaming Music
5 44 (4.03%) iPhone
6 34 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (2.84%) User Experience
8 28 (2.56%) N-Tier
9 24 (2.20%) Social Network
10 22 (2.01%) Client/Server
11 19 (1.74%) Social Media
12 16 (1.46%) BBC
13 15 (1.37%) iPad
14 10 (0.91%) FMCG
14 10 (0.91%) Mathematics
14 10 (0.91%) Xbox
15 9 (0.82%) Clustering
15 9 (0.82%) Data Integration
16 8 (0.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 293 (26.81%) Windows
2 60 (5.49%) Android
3 53 (4.85%) Windows Server
4 38 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (2.01%) Windows 7
7 13 (1.19%) Windows 8
8 12 (1.10%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.55%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.46%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.37%) Linux
12 4 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.18%) OS/400
14 2 (0.18%) Unix
15 1 (0.091%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 786 (71.91%) MVC
2 614 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
3 469 (42.91%) TDD
4 308 (28.18%) Web Application Development
5 221 (20.22%) Scrum
6 200 (18.30%) OO
7 176 (16.10%) BDD
8 168 (15.37%) Web Development
9 156 (14.27%) Software Engineering
10 130 (11.89%) MVVM
11 120 (10.98%) Dependency Injection
12 118 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
13 108 (9.88%) SOA
14 94 (8.60%) Kanban
15 87 (7.96%) SDLC
16 83 (7.59%) Domain-Driven Design
17 77 (7.04%) Unit Testing
18 75 (6.86%) OOD
19 65 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
20 62 (5.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1040 (95.15%) C#
2 520 (47.58%) JavaScript
3 450 (41.17%) SQL
4 148 (13.54%) T-SQL
5 123 (11.25%) VB.NET
6 96 (8.78%) Ruby
7 63 (5.76%) VB
8 43 (3.93%) C++
9 37 (3.39%) Java
10 35 (3.20%) PHP
11 26 (2.38%) XPath
12 17 (1.56%) TypeScript
13 10 (0.91%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.82%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.64%) VB6
15 7 (0.64%) XAML
16 6 (0.55%) C++/CLI
17 5 (0.46%) F#
18 4 (0.37%) C
19 2 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 119 (10.89%) Degree
2 41 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.73%) PMI Certification
4 6 (0.55%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.37%) PhD
6 3 (0.27%) MCSD
7 2 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.18%) MCAD
7 2 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.92%) QA
2 4 (0.37%) DICOM
3 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.82%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 282 (25.80%) Microsoft
2 61 (5.58%) Google
3 44 (4.03%) Oracle
4 25 (2.29%) Facebook
5 17 (1.56%) Telerik
6 16 (1.46%) Apple
6 16 (1.46%) Sony
6 16 (1.46%) Yahoo!
7 12 (1.10%) VMware
7 12 (1.10%) Xamarin
8 9 (0.82%) Citrix
8 9 (0.82%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.55%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.46%) SAP
11 4 (0.37%) IBM
11 4 (0.37%) Twitter
12 3 (0.27%) Rally
13 2 (0.18%) Rockwell
13 2 (0.18%) ServiceNow
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits & Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Send
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago