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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 72 81 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.29% 0.87% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 2.27% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 26
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
324 352 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.98% 38.26% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 301 324 272
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Southampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
3 18 (85.71%) .NET
4 15 (71.43%) LINQ
5 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
7 12 (57.14%) NHibernate
7 12 (57.14%) Moq
8 10 (47.62%) XML
8 10 (47.62%) Windows
9 9 (42.86%) SOAP
10 8 (38.10%) MVC
10 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
10 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (33.33%) TDD
11 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
11 7 (33.33%) Network Security
11 7 (33.33%) COM
11 7 (33.33%) C++
11 7 (33.33%) STL
11 7 (33.33%) OOD
11 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 7 (33.33%) REST
12 6 (28.57%) SQL
12 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (28.57%) CTI
13 5 (23.81%) Scrum
13 5 (23.81%) NUnit
13 5 (23.81%) BDD
13 5 (23.81%) Kanban

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (33.33%) Network Security
2 6 (28.57%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
2 12 (57.14%) Moq
3 5 (23.81%) NUnit
3 5 (23.81%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (23.81%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 8 (38.10%) C# Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Software Developer
4 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Delphi Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) LINQ
3 12 (57.14%) NHibernate
4 10 (47.62%) XML
5 9 (42.86%) SOAP
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
7 7 (33.33%) COM
7 7 (33.33%) STL
7 7 (33.33%) REST
8 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
9 3 (14.29%) MFC
9 3 (14.29%) COM+
9 3 (14.29%) WPF
10 2 (9.52%) HTML
10 2 (9.52%) WinForms
10 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
11 1 (4.76%) Ajax
11 1 (4.76%) jQuery
11 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Wiki
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) MVC
2 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 7 (33.33%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) OOD
3 5 (23.81%) Kanban
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) BDD
3 5 (23.81%) Web Application Development
4 3 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.76%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Delphi
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) HL7
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Borland
2 1 (4.76%) Xamarin
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 21 hours ago