Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 45 49
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.48% 5.87% 3.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.69% 10.42% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 21
Portsmouth median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £36,875 £35,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% -5.88%

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 320 403 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 52.98% 56.28% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 285 371 257
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% -6.43%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,498 £57,500 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Framework
3 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (73.33%) MVC
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
5 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (66.67%) Web Services
5 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (60.00%) Entity Framework
6 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (53.33%) SQL
7 8 (53.33%) Finance
7 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (40.00%) TDD
9 6 (40.00%) CSS
9 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (33.33%) Web Development
10 5 (33.33%) API Development
10 5 (33.33%) SOAP
10 5 (33.33%) HTML
10 5 (33.33%) Scrum
10 5 (33.33%) Ajax
10 5 (33.33%) jQuery

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 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) IMAP
1 3 (20.00%) SMTP
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (13.33%) InstallShield
6 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Junior
7 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (66.67%) Web Services
5 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (60.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
7 5 (33.33%) Ajax
7 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (33.33%) RESTful
7 5 (33.33%) SOAP
8 4 (26.67%) .NET Core
8 4 (26.67%) LINQ
8 4 (26.67%) RequireJS
8 4 (26.67%) XML
9 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (13.33%) W3C
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (40.00%) TDD
6 5 (33.33%) API Development
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) Web Development
7 4 (26.67%) API Design
7 4 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (26.67%) Kanban
7 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (13.33%) Line Management
9 2 (13.33%) SDLC
10 1 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) F#
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Capita
2 1 (6.67%) Google