The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.40% 1.98% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 3.19% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 5
Average salary £27,500 £38,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +35.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
137 282 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 48.07% 61.98% 46.42%
Number of salaries quoted 119 243 163
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

WCF
Salary Trend in Bath

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

WCF Salary Trend in Bath

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Ruby
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (40.00%) WPF
5 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) BDD
5 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (40.00%) Node.js
5 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (20.00%) Logistics
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (20.00%) C++

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
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