The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 7 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 20.45% 2.31% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.50% 4.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £38,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 61 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 54.55% 46.92% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 61 22
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
South Wales

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 23 July 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
3 11 (52.38%) QA
3 11 (52.38%) Silverlight
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
5 8 (38.10%) MVC
5 8 (38.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) WinForms
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) SOAP
7 2 (9.52%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) jQuery
7 2 (9.52%) MongoDB

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
1 19 (90.48%) .NET Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (52.38%) Silverlight
3 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
4 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
4 8 (38.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (33.33%) WinForms
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (4.76%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
2 8 (38.10%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Sitecore