The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 78 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.95% 0.91% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.67% 2.61% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 9
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
335 307 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.32% 34.97% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 301 287 303
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WCF
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Southampton region.

WCF Salary Trend in Southampton

WCF
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Southampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 30 (96.77%) C#
2 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
3 28 (90.32%) .NET
4 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
5 20 (64.52%) Moq
6 18 (58.06%) Windows
6 18 (58.06%) LINQ
7 17 (54.84%) Visual Studio
8 15 (48.39%) NHibernate
9 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
9 14 (45.16%) XML
10 13 (41.94%) SOAP
10 13 (41.94%) MVC
10 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (38.71%) TDD
12 11 (35.48%) NUnit
12 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (32.26%) REST
13 10 (32.26%) Web Application Development
13 10 (32.26%) Rhino Mocks
13 10 (32.26%) Scrum
13 10 (32.26%) Multithreading
13 10 (32.26%) Network Security
13 10 (32.26%) Kanban
13 10 (32.26%) STL
13 10 (32.26%) OOD
13 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
13 10 (32.26%) COM
13 10 (32.26%) C++
14 8 (25.81%) SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Network Security
1 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.81%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (64.52%) Moq
2 17 (54.84%) Visual Studio
3 11 (35.48%) NUnit
4 10 (32.26%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (16.13%) MSTest
General
1 5 (16.13%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) .NET Developer
3 11 (35.48%) C# Developer
4 10 (32.26%) Software Developer
5 7 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) WPF Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Delphi Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) LINQ
3 15 (48.39%) NHibernate
4 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
4 14 (45.16%) XML
5 13 (41.94%) SOAP
6 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (32.26%) REST
7 10 (32.26%) STL
7 10 (32.26%) COM
8 8 (25.81%) WPF
9 7 (22.58%) WinForms
10 6 (19.35%) Unity DI Container
11 5 (16.13%) Spring.NET
11 5 (16.13%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (16.13%) Ninject
12 4 (12.90%) Web Services
12 4 (12.90%) Razor View Engine
13 3 (9.68%) HTML
13 3 (9.68%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Wiki
2 1 (3.23%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) MVC
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 10 (32.26%) Web Application Development
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) Multithreading
3 10 (32.26%) Kanban
3 10 (32.26%) OOD
4 5 (16.13%) BDD
4 5 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (16.13%) MVVM
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.68%) OO
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.23%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) C++
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Delphi
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) HL7
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Facebook
2 1 (3.23%) Twitter
2 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.23%) Borland
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