Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 49 49
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +51
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.22% 3.31% 4.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.43% 6.85% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 37
Portsmouth median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -25.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 344 321 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 50.00% 48.34% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 321 308 341
Portsmouth median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for WCF.

1 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
2 28 (96.55%) MVC
3 27 (93.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
5 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (72.41%) Web Application Development
7 19 (65.52%) RESTful
7 19 (65.52%) TDD
7 19 (65.52%) OO
8 18 (62.07%) Ruby
8 18 (62.07%) BDD
8 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2016
9 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 16 (55.17%) Greenfield Project
9 16 (55.17%) NoSQL
9 16 (55.17%) Node.js
9 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
9 16 (55.17%) Advertising
10 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
11 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
11 11 (37.93%) Web Services
12 9 (31.03%) jQuery
12 9 (31.03%) Ajax
12 9 (31.03%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (27.59%) Entity Framework
13 8 (27.59%) AngularJS

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 3 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
1 3 (10.34%) IMAP
1 3 (10.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2016
3 16 (55.17%) NoSQL
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
2 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (55.17%) Advertising
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 23 (79.31%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Financial Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
3 27 (93.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (65.52%) RESTful
6 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 16 (55.17%) Node.js
7 12 (41.38%) .NET Framework
8 11 (37.93%) Web Services
9 9 (31.03%) Ajax
9 9 (31.03%) jQuery
9 9 (31.03%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
10 8 (27.59%) Entity Framework
11 7 (24.14%) CSS
12 6 (20.69%) HTML
12 6 (20.69%) LINQ
13 5 (17.24%) LINQ to SQL
13 5 (17.24%) XML
14 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) W3C
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) MVC
2 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (72.41%) Web Application Development
4 19 (65.52%) OO
4 19 (65.52%) TDD
5 18 (62.07%) BDD
6 4 (13.79%) API Development
7 3 (10.34%) OOD
7 3 (10.34%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.90%) Kanban
8 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (62.07%) Ruby
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) F#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Kibana
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Google