The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 37 40 51
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.42% 3.10% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.05% 6.06% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 7
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 174 132 126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 54.89% 51.16% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 147 128 118
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

WCF
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for WCF in Portsmouth

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

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

1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (86.36%) MVC
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (72.73%) TDD
4 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
5 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
6 12 (54.55%) SQL
6 12 (54.55%) Ajax
6 12 (54.55%) .NET Framework
7 10 (45.45%) jQuery
7 10 (45.45%) CSS
8 9 (40.91%) Web Services
9 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
9 8 (36.36%) HTML
9 8 (36.36%) Ruby
9 8 (36.36%) RESTful
9 8 (36.36%) Marketing
9 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
9 8 (36.36%) BDD
9 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
9 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (36.36%) Entity Framework
9 8 (36.36%) Node.js
9 8 (36.36%) SOLID
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (31.82%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (86.36%) .NET Developer
3 14 (63.64%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (45.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (45.45%) C# Developer
5 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Software Developer
6 6 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
9 3 (13.64%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (13.64%) C# Web Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Web Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 12 (54.55%) Ajax
4 10 (45.45%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) jQuery
5 9 (40.91%) Web Services
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (36.36%) Code First Entity Framework
6 8 (36.36%) Entity Framework
6 8 (36.36%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) Node.js
6 8 (36.36%) RESTful
7 7 (31.82%) CSS3
7 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) LINQ
7 7 (31.82%) REST
7 7 (31.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) MVC
2 16 (72.73%) TDD
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) BDD
4 8 (36.36%) SOLID
4 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
5 7 (31.82%) Cross-Browser Development
5 7 (31.82%) Web Accessibility
6 6 (27.27%) Web Development
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Microservices
9 1 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
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