The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 51 57
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 33 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.64% 3.44% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.80% 6.90% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 223 261 180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 38.12% 49.81% 37.66%
Number of salaries quoted 208 233 161
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Basingstoke

WCF
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for WCF in Basingstoke

WCF
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for WCF.

1 56 (100.00%) C#
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
1 56 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 49 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 46 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (57.14%) MVC
5 28 (50.00%) CSS
6 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
6 26 (46.43%) AngularJS
7 25 (44.64%) HTML
8 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 24 (42.86%) Games
8 24 (42.86%) TDD
8 24 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (39.29%) Domain-Driven Design
9 22 (39.29%) BDD
9 22 (39.29%) CQRS
9 22 (39.29%) Web Application Development
9 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 22 (39.29%) Greenfield Project
9 22 (39.29%) Internet
9 22 (39.29%) OO
10 21 (37.50%) Degree
11 20 (35.71%) Computer Science
11 20 (35.71%) Web Services
11 20 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
11 20 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (32.14%) Office 365
12 18 (32.14%) REST

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (32.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.14%) Office 365
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (39.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (10.71%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) SSDT
6 1 (1.79%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 20 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.57%) Moq
2 2 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (42.86%) Games
2 4 (7.14%) Electronics
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.14%) Marketing
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Automotive
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (83.93%) Developer
2 32 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 18 (32.14%) Applications Support
4 14 (25.00%) Applications Developer
5 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Azure Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) BizTalk Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Integration Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (7.14%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
1 56 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 28 (50.00%) CSS
3 26 (46.43%) AngularJS
4 25 (44.64%) HTML
5 24 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 20 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
7 20 (35.71%) Web Services
8 18 (32.14%) Handlebars
8 18 (32.14%) JSON
8 18 (32.14%) React
8 18 (32.14%) REST
8 18 (32.14%) XML
9 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (12.50%) RESTful
11 4 (7.14%) jQuery
11 4 (7.14%) SOAP
12 2 (3.57%) Castle Windsor
12 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) MVC
3 24 (42.86%) TDD
4 22 (39.29%) BDD
4 22 (39.29%) CQRS
4 22 (39.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 22 (39.29%) OO
4 22 (39.29%) Web Application Development
5 18 (32.14%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.36%) SOLID
9 2 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (3.57%) Multichannel Retail
10 1 (1.79%) Analytics
10 1 (1.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.14%) TypeScript
4 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 8 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (3.57%) VB
6 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Degree
2 18 (32.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 18 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) SAP