The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 72 49 84
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +35
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 34 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.36% 4.65% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 12.06% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 0
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
316 282 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.99% 38.58% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 310 247 274
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Southampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) VB.NET
4 11 (61.11%) HTML
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) Mobile App
4 11 (61.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (55.56%) WPF
5 10 (55.56%) T-SQL
6 8 (44.44%) CSS
6 8 (44.44%) Ajax
7 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (16.67%) Workflow
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Validation
9 3 (16.67%) XML
9 3 (16.67%) C++
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) SOA
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) QA
9 3 (16.67%) Infor M3
9 3 (16.67%) TDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Infor M3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Software Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Applications Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Senior Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Web Applications Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Applications Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 4 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
8 1 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 11 (61.11%) HTML
4 10 (55.56%) WPF
5 8 (44.44%) Ajax
5 8 (44.44%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (5.56%) CSS3
8 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.56%) JSON
8 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (61.11%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
6 1 (5.56%) Line Management
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) VB.NET
4 10 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle