Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 46 71
Rank change year-on-year -27 +25 -26
Permanent jobs citing WCF 30 65 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.62% 6.34% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.80% 12.52% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29 65 12
Basingstoke median annual salary £67,500 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.86% -24.32% +15.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £52,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 441 519 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 38.55% 50.58% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 409 490 291
Basingstoke median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -13.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £74,000 £57,625 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) C#
3 23 (76.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (66.67%) MVC
4 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (63.33%) SQL
6 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (43.33%) CSS
8 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (33.33%) Web Services
9 10 (33.33%) Degree
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (30.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (26.67%) HTML
11 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
12 7 (23.33%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (23.33%) OO
12 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
13 6 (20.00%) SOAP
13 6 (20.00%) Games
13 6 (20.00%) TDD
13 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
14 5 (16.67%) BDD
14 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 5 (16.67%) CQRS
14 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development

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 7 (23.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) PaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.33%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Azure Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Azure Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) BizTalk Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (3.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Site Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (43.33%) CSS
4 10 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (26.67%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (20.00%) SOAP
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (16.67%) jQuery
9 2 (6.67%) MSMQ
9 2 (6.67%) RESTful
9 2 (6.67%) XML
10 1 (3.33%) .NET Core
10 1 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (3.33%) JSON
10 1 (3.33%) MFC
10 1 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (66.67%) MVC
2 7 (23.33%) OO
3 6 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (16.67%) BDD
4 5 (16.67%) CQRS
4 5 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Line Management
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) SOLID
7 1 (3.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 19 (63.33%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Groovy
6 1 (3.33%) Kotlin
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.33%) VMware