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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 72 80 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -41
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 8 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.36% 0.92% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.27% 2.23% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 46
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £38,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
336 359 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 41.64% 41.08% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 301 334 276
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Southampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 16 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
3 13 (81.25%) .NET
4 10 (62.50%) LINQ
5 9 (56.25%) NHibernate
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) MVC
6 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (43.75%) TDD
7 7 (43.75%) Moq
8 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (31.25%) Games
9 5 (31.25%) Scrum
9 5 (31.25%) XML
9 5 (31.25%) Windows
9 5 (31.25%) OO
9 5 (31.25%) Kanban
9 5 (31.25%) BDD
9 5 (31.25%) NUnit
9 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
9 5 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (25.00%) REST
10 4 (25.00%) CTI
10 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
10 4 (25.00%) Network Security
10 4 (25.00%) COM
10 4 (25.00%) C++
10 4 (25.00%) Delphi

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) CTI
1 4 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (43.75%) Moq
3 5 (31.25%) NUnit
3 5 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (31.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Delphi Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) WPF Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) LINQ
3 9 (56.25%) NHibernate
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (31.25%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) COM
7 4 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (25.00%) STL
7 4 (25.00%) REST
8 3 (18.75%) MFC
8 3 (18.75%) COM+
8 3 (18.75%) WPF
9 2 (12.50%) HTML
9 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 1 (6.25%) WinForms
10 1 (6.25%) Ajax
10 1 (6.25%) jQuery
10 1 (6.25%) CSS
10 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Wiki
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Kanban
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
4 4 (25.00%) OOD
4 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) Delphi
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Borland
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
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