Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 27 75
Rank change year-on-year -4 +48 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 117 159 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.33% 8.93% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.31% 15.30% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 120 147 42
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.37% +14.12% -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £51,000 £60,000 £51,000
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.37% +14.12% -5.56%

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 Brighton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 879 1,039 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 55.04% 58.34% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 790 959 550
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,450
90th Percentile £63,875 £62,500 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Brighton

WCF
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for WCF in Brighton

WCF
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Brighton over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for WCF in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 117 (100.00%) C#
1 117 (100.00%) .NET
2 99 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (82.91%) ASP.NET
4 94 (80.34%) SQL
5 76 (64.96%) OO
5 76 (64.96%) OOD
5 76 (64.96%) SOLID
6 72 (61.54%) Visual Studio
7 58 (49.57%) TDD
8 55 (47.01%) Git (software)
9 52 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 49 (41.88%) Continuous Deployment
10 49 (41.88%) Customer Requirements
10 49 (41.88%) Test Automation
10 49 (41.88%) Integration Testing
10 49 (41.88%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (41.88%) Pair Programming
10 49 (41.88%) XSLT
11 42 (35.90%) Computer Science
11 42 (35.90%) Problem-Solving
11 42 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
12 38 (32.48%) QA
13 34 (29.06%) VB
14 25 (21.37%) WPF
15 22 (18.80%) Web Services
15 22 (18.80%) Scrum
15 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
15 22 (18.80%) OOP
15 22 (18.80%) Process Improvement

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 (0.85%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 72 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 55 (47.01%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 117 (100.00%) Developer
2 100 (85.47%) .NET Developer
3 66 (56.41%) C# Developer
4 64 (54.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (35.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 42 (35.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 39 (33.33%) Senior Developer
7 37 (31.62%) Senior .NET Developer
8 24 (20.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 24 (20.51%) Senior C# Developer
9 23 (19.66%) Agile .NET Developer
9 23 (19.66%) Agile C# Developer
9 23 (19.66%) Agile Developer
10 22 (18.80%) Senior SQL Developer
10 22 (18.80%) SQL Developer
11 21 (17.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (17.95%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (10.26%) Junior
12 12 (10.26%) Junior .NET Developer
12 12 (10.26%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (100.00%) .NET
2 97 (82.91%) ASP.NET
3 52 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 49 (41.88%) XSLT
5 25 (21.37%) WPF
6 22 (18.80%) Web Services
7 20 (17.09%) WinForms
8 15 (12.82%) XML
9 12 (10.26%) CSS
9 12 (10.26%) HTML
9 12 (10.26%) jQuery
10 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (7.69%) XSL
12 8 (6.84%) .NET Framework
12 8 (6.84%) Entity Framework
13 6 (5.13%) Ninject
14 3 (2.56%) AngularJS
14 3 (2.56%) CSS3
14 3 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.69%) iPad
3 3 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.98%) Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Windows Phone
2 3 (2.56%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (64.96%) OO
2 76 (64.96%) OOD
2 76 (64.96%) SOLID
3 58 (49.57%) TDD
4 49 (41.88%) Continuous Deployment
4 49 (41.88%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (41.88%) Customer Requirements
4 49 (41.88%) Integration Testing
4 49 (41.88%) Pair Programming
4 49 (41.88%) Test Automation
5 42 (35.90%) Computer Science
5 42 (35.90%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (18.80%) OOP
6 22 (18.80%) Process Improvement
6 22 (18.80%) Scrum
7 20 (17.09%) E-Commerce
8 18 (15.38%) MVC
9 9 (7.69%) BDD
9 9 (7.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 117 (100.00%) C#
2 94 (80.34%) SQL
3 34 (29.06%) VB
4 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.97%) F#
6 9 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.56%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (32.48%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.13%) DevExpress
3 3 (2.56%) Oracle