The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 84 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.35% 2.23% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 5.28% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 12
Average salary - £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
309 379 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.14% 42.30% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 277 359 351
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Hampshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) COM
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Alterian
3 5 (50.00%) Content Management
3 5 (50.00%) CMS
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Streaming Music
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) DNN
3 5 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 5 (50.00%) EPiServer
3 5 (50.00%) Immediacy CMS
3 5 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (50.00%) Sitecore
3 5 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (50.00%) Ektron
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (50.00%) Kentico
3 5 (50.00%) Node.js
3 5 (50.00%) Sitefinity
3 5 (50.00%) Ninject
3 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) CMS
1 5 (50.00%) DNN
1 5 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 5 (50.00%) Immediacy CMS
1 5 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (50.00%) Kentico
1 5 (50.00%) Node.js
1 5 (50.00%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) CTI
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) COM
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Ninject
3 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) STL
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Streaming Music
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
1 5 (50.00%) Content Management
1 5 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) OOD
2 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Alterian
1 5 (50.00%) EPiServer
1 5 (50.00%) Sitecore
1 5 (50.00%) Ektron