Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 69 61
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 33 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.77% 2.67% 2.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.28% 5.56% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 15
Portsmouth median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £23,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £45,000 £43,250
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -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 321 306 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 46.39% 48.04% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 301 288 294
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%

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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for WCF in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for WCF.

1 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) .NET Framework
3 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (93.94%) MVC
3 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
3 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET
4 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (84.85%) Entity Framework
6 21 (63.64%) SQL
7 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
7 19 (57.58%) Web Services
8 17 (51.52%) Ajax
8 17 (51.52%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (51.52%) AngularJS
9 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (48.48%) jQuery
9 16 (48.48%) CSS
10 15 (45.45%) Finance
11 14 (42.42%) XML
11 14 (42.42%) HTML
11 14 (42.42%) LINQ
11 14 (42.42%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (42.42%) RESTful
11 14 (42.42%) RequireJS
12 13 (39.39%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
13 8 (24.24%) Internet
13 8 (24.24%) InstallShield

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 8 (24.24%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
1 8 (24.24%) IMAP
1 8 (24.24%) Internet
1 8 (24.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (24.24%) InstallShield
3 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
4 5 (15.15%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (60.61%) .NET Developer
3 16 (48.48%) Software Developer
4 15 (45.45%) C# Developer
5 14 (42.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (24.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (15.15%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Agile Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) .NET Framework
3 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET
3 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (84.85%) Entity Framework
5 19 (57.58%) Web Services
6 17 (51.52%) Ajax
6 17 (51.52%) AngularJS
7 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (48.48%) CSS
7 16 (48.48%) jQuery
8 14 (42.42%) HTML
8 14 (42.42%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (42.42%) LINQ
8 14 (42.42%) RequireJS
8 14 (42.42%) RESTful
8 14 (42.42%) XML
9 7 (21.21%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (9.09%) Angular 2
11 2 (6.06%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) W3C
2 2 (6.06%) Fintech
2 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
1 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) MVC
2 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 8 (24.24%) Web Development
5 7 (21.21%) API Development
5 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (15.15%) API Design
7 5 (15.15%) Kanban
7 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
7 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.15%) SDLC
7 5 (15.15%) Server Management
8 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (6.06%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) Migration
9 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
3 21 (63.64%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft