Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 81 80
Rank change year-on-year +44 -1 -42
Permanent jobs citing WCF 128 37 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.01% 2.26% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.28% 5.35% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 126 36 54
Brighton median annual salary £48,500 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.58% -8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.12% -5.56% +12.50%

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 1042 692 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 57.06% 42.32% 60.23%
Number of salaries quoted 964 597 904
Brighton median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,125 £66,000 £57,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Brighton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 128 (100.00%) C#
1 128 (100.00%) .NET
2 110 (85.94%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (83.59%) SQL
3 107 (83.59%) ASP.NET
4 63 (49.22%) Visual Studio
5 62 (48.44%) OO
5 62 (48.44%) OOD
6 61 (47.66%) SOLID
7 43 (33.59%) XSLT
8 40 (31.25%) T-SQL
8 40 (31.25%) TDD
9 39 (30.47%) Continuous Deployment
9 39 (30.47%) Integration Testing
9 39 (30.47%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (30.47%) Git (software)
9 39 (30.47%) Test Automation
10 38 (29.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (28.13%) Customer Requirements
11 36 (28.13%) Pair Programming
11 36 (28.13%) Scrum
12 35 (27.34%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (25.78%) Computer Science
14 32 (25.00%) QA
15 29 (22.66%) WPF
16 28 (21.88%) VB
17 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
18 25 (19.53%) MVC
19 21 (16.41%) WinForms
19 21 (16.41%) JavaScript

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 12 (9.38%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 63 (49.22%) Visual Studio
2 39 (30.47%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (10.16%) Retail
2 2 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 112 (87.50%) Developer
2 100 (78.13%) .NET Developer
3 74 (57.81%) C# Developer
4 66 (51.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (41.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 53 (41.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (21.88%) Senior Developer
7 25 (19.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 25 (19.53%) Senior C# Developer
8 23 (17.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 21 (16.41%) Agile .NET Developer
9 21 (16.41%) Agile C# Developer
9 21 (16.41%) Agile Developer
10 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 16 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
11 16 (12.50%) Lead Developer
12 13 (10.16%) C# WCF Developer
12 13 (10.16%) Technical Developer
12 13 (10.16%) Technical Leader
12 13 (10.16%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (100.00%) .NET
2 107 (83.59%) ASP.NET
3 43 (33.59%) XSLT
4 38 (29.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (22.66%) WPF
6 21 (16.41%) CSS
6 21 (16.41%) Web Services
6 21 (16.41%) WinForms
7 20 (15.63%) jQuery
7 20 (15.63%) SOAP
7 20 (15.63%) XML
8 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (10.16%) HTML
10 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
10 12 (9.38%) REST
11 9 (7.03%) .NET Framework
11 9 (7.03%) Entity Framework
12 8 (6.25%) LINQ
13 5 (3.91%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (27.34%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (25.78%) Computer Science
3 13 (10.16%) iPad
4 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.25%) Windows
1 8 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (85.94%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (48.44%) OO
2 62 (48.44%) OOD
3 61 (47.66%) SOLID
4 40 (31.25%) TDD
5 39 (30.47%) Continuous Deployment
5 39 (30.47%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (30.47%) Integration Testing
5 39 (30.47%) Test Automation
6 36 (28.13%) Customer Requirements
6 36 (28.13%) Pair Programming
6 36 (28.13%) Scrum
7 25 (19.53%) MVC
8 15 (11.72%) Web Development
9 14 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (10.16%) E-Commerce
10 13 (10.16%) Multichannel Retail
10 13 (10.16%) OOP
10 13 (10.16%) Process Improvement
11 9 (7.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) C#
2 107 (83.59%) SQL
3 40 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 28 (21.88%) VB
5 21 (16.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.13%) F#
6 4 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (14.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.13%) Telerik