The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 9 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 16.33% 13.43% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.36% 25.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 0
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
South Wales

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 Bridgend region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 71 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 44.90% 52.99% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 71 14
Average salary £36,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

WCF
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

WCF Salary Trend in Bridgend

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (45.00%) MVC
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (40.00%) QA
6 8 (40.00%) Silverlight
6 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (40.00%) WinForms
7 7 (35.00%) Scrum
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (35.00%) Data Analysis
7 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
10 2 (10.00%) REST
10 2 (10.00%) Java

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) MSTest
2 1 (5.00%) Moq
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
1 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 8 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (40.00%) WinForms
5 4 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) LINQ
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
Bridgend
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago