The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 42 40
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 5.30% 6.22% 7.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.67% 10.93% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 36
Median salary £44,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.88% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 Bournemouth with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bournemouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 75 247 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 49.67% 56.91% 61.96%
Number of salaries quoted 62 170 252
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth

WCF
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for WCF in Bournemouth

WCF
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for WCF.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
6 6 (46.15%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (46.15%) Web Development
6 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 6 (46.15%) CSS
6 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (38.46%) SOA
7 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
7 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
7 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (30.77%) Code First Entity Framework
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (30.77%) Node.js
8 4 (30.77%) BDD
8 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
8 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
8 4 (30.77%) RESTful
8 4 (30.77%) Scrum

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) NUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Moq
2 3 (23.08%) MSTest
2 3 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Agile .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Agile C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Developer
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Internet Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior
3 3 (23.08%) Junior .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
7 4 (30.77%) Code First Entity Framework
7 4 (30.77%) Node.js
7 4 (30.77%) RESTful
8 3 (23.08%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (23.08%) Ninject
8 3 (23.08%) Spring.NET
8 3 (23.08%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (23.08%) WinForms
8 3 (23.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
4 6 (46.15%) Web Development
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (38.46%) SOA
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (23.08%) Kanban
7 3 (23.08%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
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