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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 15 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.69% 17.74% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 44.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
24 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 40.68% 40.32% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 35
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £33,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 8 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA