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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 88 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 673 817 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.08% 3.80% 4.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.93% 9.87% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 602 774 915
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
7533 8279 8881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.49% 38.46% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6392 7295 7877
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -25 164 £45,000 - 17
Hampshire -7 124 £40,000 -5.88% 23
Berkshire -32 111 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Kent +3 80 £45,000 +5.88% 21
Buckinghamshire -13 60 £40,000 - 8
Oxfordshire -3 54 £47,000 +17.50% 7
East Sussex -28 41 £40,000 - 2
West Sussex +20 39 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Middlesex -2 10 £62,500 +51.51% 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1505 (96.10%) .NET
2 1494 (95.40%) C#
3 1248 (79.69%) ASP.NET
4 1108 (70.75%) SQL Server
5 1014 (64.75%) MVC
6 969 (61.88%) Agile Software Development
7 737 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 677 (43.23%) SQL
9 650 (41.51%) TDD
10 605 (38.63%) Microsoft
11 545 (34.80%) HTML
12 540 (34.48%) JavaScript
13 513 (32.76%) Web Services
14 477 (30.46%) Scrum
15 452 (28.86%) CSS
16 441 (28.16%) jQuery
17 402 (25.67%) OO
18 396 (25.29%) WPF
19 394 (25.16%) .NET Framework
20 373 (23.82%) Windows
21 370 (23.63%) XML
22 343 (21.90%) Web Application Development
23 259 (16.54%) Team Foundation Server
24 257 (16.41%) Visual Studio
25 255 (16.28%) Ajax
26 249 (15.90%) NUnit
27 247 (15.77%) Finance
28 235 (15.01%) VB.NET
29 226 (14.43%) ASP.NET Web API
30 221 (14.11%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 196 (12.52%) IIS
2 128 (8.17%) SharePoint
3 102 (6.51%) Node.js
4 51 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
5 45 (2.87%) Apache
6 43 (2.75%) CMS
7 34 (2.17%) Tomcat
8 28 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 26 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
10 24 (1.53%) K2 blackpearl
10 24 (1.53%) NServiceBus
11 23 (1.47%) WordPress
12 21 (1.34%) MediaWiki
13 20 (1.28%) Umbraco
14 18 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.70%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.57%) Kentico
17 6 (0.38%) Orchard CMS
17 6 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
17 6 (0.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 202 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.53%) MS Office
3 18 (1.15%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.70%) PowerPivot
5 9 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.19%) MS Project
8 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.064%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 30 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.32%) Pivotal CRM
3 3 (0.19%) TIBCO iProcess
3 3 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.064%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 81 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (1.53%) SaaS
3 12 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.13%) Office 365
5 1 (0.064%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.064%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.064%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.38%) Internet
2 50 (3.19%) TCP/IP
3 45 (2.87%) HTTP
4 24 (1.53%) SSL
5 7 (0.45%) Intranet
6 4 (0.26%) CTI
6 4 (0.26%) Network Security
6 4 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.19%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.13%) Modbus
8 2 (0.13%) Profibus
8 2 (0.13%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.064%) SSH
9 1 (0.064%) SAN
9 1 (0.064%) Extranet
9 1 (0.064%) FTP
9 1 (0.064%) Broadband
9 1 (0.064%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1108 (70.75%) SQL Server
2 196 (12.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 186 (11.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 104 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 96 (6.13%) NoSQL
6 90 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 78 (4.98%) Relational Database
8 76 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 40 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 31 (1.98%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 27 (1.72%) RDBMS
12 23 (1.47%) MySQL
12 23 (1.47%) RavenDB
12 23 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
13 17 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (0.77%) Big Data
16 11 (0.70%) Microsoft Power View
17 10 (0.64%) PerformancePoint
18 6 (0.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 259 (16.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 257 (16.41%) Visual Studio
3 249 (15.90%) NUnit
4 209 (13.35%) Rhino Mocks
5 138 (8.81%) Subversion
6 129 (8.24%) Git (software)
7 118 (7.54%) Moq
8 95 (6.07%) MSTest
9 34 (2.17%) TeamCity
10 32 (2.04%) Jenkins
11 31 (1.98%) ReSharper
12 28 (1.79%) Jasmine
12 28 (1.79%) NCrunch
13 17 (1.09%) JIRA
14 14 (0.89%) Selenium
15 13 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 12 (0.77%) Mockito
17 8 (0.51%) Xcode
17 8 (0.51%) WebDriver
18 5 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 247 (15.77%) Finance
2 93 (5.94%) Games
3 35 (2.23%) Retail
3 35 (2.23%) Marketing
4 33 (2.11%) Banking
5 14 (0.89%) Telecoms
5 14 (0.89%) Back Office
6 13 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 12 (0.77%) Publishing
7 12 (0.77%) Legal
8 10 (0.64%) Advertising
9 9 (0.57%) Electronics
10 7 (0.45%) German Language
10 7 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.38%) Automotive
11 6 (0.38%) Law
11 6 (0.38%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.26%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.26%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.064%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1372 (87.61%) Developer
2 927 (59.20%) .NET Developer
3 443 (28.29%) C# Developer
4 325 (20.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 216 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 200 (12.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 190 (12.13%) Senior Developer
8 185 (11.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 155 (9.90%) Web Developer
10 118 (7.54%) Senior .NET Developer
11 94 (6.00%) .NET Software Developer
12 90 (5.75%) Software Engineer
13 88 (5.62%) C# Software Developer
14 69 (4.41%) Senior C# Developer
15 59 (3.77%) .NET Web Developer
16 58 (3.70%) Programmer
17 55 (3.51%) Junior
18 54 (3.45%) Junior Developer
19 47 (3.00%) Senior Software Developer
19 47 (3.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1505 (96.10%) .NET
2 1248 (79.69%) ASP.NET
3 737 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 545 (34.80%) HTML
5 513 (32.76%) Web Services
6 452 (28.86%) CSS
7 441 (28.16%) jQuery
8 396 (25.29%) WPF
9 394 (25.16%) .NET Framework
10 370 (23.63%) XML
11 255 (16.28%) Ajax
12 226 (14.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 221 (14.11%) WinForms
14 206 (13.15%) SOAP
15 192 (12.26%) LINQ
16 189 (12.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 188 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 187 (11.94%) Castle Windsor
19 172 (10.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 145 (9.26%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 113 (7.22%) Inversion of Control
2 99 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 76 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 70 (4.47%) Client/Server
5 66 (4.21%) Tandem
6 61 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
7 56 (3.58%) N-Tier
8 46 (2.94%) Open Source
9 37 (2.36%) iPhone
10 36 (2.30%) Social Network
11 32 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
12 31 (1.98%) User Experience
13 23 (1.47%) W3C
14 19 (1.21%) Social Media
15 17 (1.09%) Kindle
16 16 (1.02%) Mathematics
17 12 (0.77%) BBC
17 12 (0.77%) Blog
18 11 (0.70%) Physics
19 9 (0.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 373 (23.82%) Windows
2 106 (6.77%) Android
3 66 (4.21%) Apple iOS
4 37 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (2.36%) Linux
5 36 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (1.98%) Windows Phone
7 24 (1.53%) CentOS
8 22 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (1.09%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.26%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.064%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.064%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1014 (64.75%) MVC
2 969 (61.88%) Agile Software Development
3 650 (41.51%) TDD
4 477 (30.46%) Scrum
5 402 (25.67%) OO
6 343 (21.90%) Web Application Development
7 190 (12.13%) Software Engineering
8 160 (10.22%) BDD
9 153 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
10 139 (8.88%) Unit Testing
11 133 (8.49%) Dependency Injection
12 130 (8.30%) Kanban
12 130 (8.30%) Web Development
13 119 (7.60%) MVVM
14 118 (7.54%) OOD
14 118 (7.54%) SOA
15 112 (7.15%) OOP
16 105 (6.70%) Domain-Driven Design
17 64 (4.09%) E-Commerce
18 58 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1494 (95.40%) C#
2 677 (43.23%) SQL
3 540 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 235 (15.01%) VB.NET
5 199 (12.71%) T-SQL
6 84 (5.36%) C++
7 70 (4.47%) VB
8 66 (4.21%) Java
9 60 (3.83%) Ruby
10 44 (2.81%) VB6
11 31 (1.98%) PowerShell
11 31 (1.98%) C
12 13 (0.83%) XAML
13 12 (0.77%) VBScript
14 11 (0.70%) PHP
15 9 (0.57%) MATLAB
16 8 (0.51%) Delphi
16 8 (0.51%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.38%) Python
18 4 (0.26%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 183 (11.69%) Degree
2 50 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 30 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.15%) HND
6 15 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
7 12 (0.77%) MCP
8 11 (0.70%) MCAD
8 11 (0.70%) MCSD
8 11 (0.70%) PhD
9 9 (0.57%) MCTS
10 8 (0.51%) ISEB
10 8 (0.51%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.26%) MCSE
12 4 (0.26%) MCPD
13 1 (0.064%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.064%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.62%) ISO 9001
2 16 (1.02%) QA
3 5 (0.32%) SLA
4 3 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.13%) Firmware
4 1 (0.064%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (0.51%) Puppet
1 8 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.064%) SCCM
2 1 (0.064%) Nagios
2 1 (0.064%) AppManager
2 1 (0.064%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 605 (38.63%) Microsoft
2 96 (6.13%) Google
3 81 (5.17%) Oracle
4 58 (3.70%) Telerik
5 38 (2.43%) Xamarin
6 32 (2.04%) Sitecore
7 23 (1.47%) Red Gate
8 18 (1.15%) Facebook
9 17 (1.09%) Adobe
10 16 (1.02%) EPiServer
11 13 (0.83%) Twitter
12 11 (0.70%) Kofax
12 11 (0.70%) Apple
13 10 (0.64%) Sony
13 10 (0.64%) Yahoo!
14 9 (0.57%) Nintex
15 8 (0.51%) Tableau
15 8 (0.51%) Cognos
15 8 (0.51%) SAP
15 8 (0.51%) Open Text
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 52,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k+Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday