Period
to 19 June 2018

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 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 44 49
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.70% 5.51% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% 9.92% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 18
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £29,375 £36,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £45,625 £51,250 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 Portsmouth with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 280 363 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 47.22% 55.59% 48.89%
Number of salaries quoted 242 330 235
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% -2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for WCF.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) Unit Testing
4 12 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (68.75%) Entity Framework
5 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
6 10 (62.50%) RESTful
6 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
7 9 (56.25%) Kanban
7 9 (56.25%) TeamCity
7 9 (56.25%) Web Development
8 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (50.00%) API Design
9 7 (43.75%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (43.75%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (37.50%) Web Services
10 6 (37.50%) CSS
10 6 (37.50%) HTML
10 6 (37.50%) Line Management

WCF
Co-occurring 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 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) IMAP
1 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) TeamCity
2 7 (43.75%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Support Team Leader
2 7 (43.75%) Team Leader
3 6 (37.50%) Lead Developer
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (31.25%) HTML Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (68.75%) Entity Framework
3 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 10 (62.50%) RESTful
4 7 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) CSS3
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
8 2 (12.50%) WPF
9 1 (6.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (81.25%) Unit Testing
3 12 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) Kanban
5 9 (56.25%) Web Development
6 8 (50.00%) API Design
6 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (43.75%) Deployment Automation
8 6 (37.50%) Line Management
9 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
9 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
9 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (12.50%) BDD
10 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
10 2 (12.50%) TDD
10 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) F#
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft