The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 74 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 44 69 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.41% 4.26% 4.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.40% 8.95% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 41 63 63
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
687 771 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.58% 47.62% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 583 713 600
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
South West

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WCF
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WCF Salary Trend in Bristol

WCF
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 96 (98.97%) .NET
2 84 (86.60%) C#
3 77 (79.38%) ASP.NET
4 72 (74.23%) SQL Server
5 60 (61.86%) MVC
6 47 (48.45%) Microsoft
7 40 (41.24%) TDD
8 38 (39.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (38.14%) Scrum
10 32 (32.99%) WPF
11 31 (31.96%) Web Services
12 30 (30.93%) Windows
12 30 (30.93%) SQL
13 29 (29.90%) MCP
13 29 (29.90%) MCSD
13 29 (29.90%) Microsoft Certification
13 29 (29.90%) WinForms
13 29 (29.90%) Web Application Development
14 27 (27.84%) Razor View Engine
14 27 (27.84%) Unity DI Container
14 27 (27.84%) Rhino Mocks
14 27 (27.84%) Moq
14 27 (27.84%) NUnit
15 26 (26.80%) Inversion of Control
15 26 (26.80%) .NET Framework
16 25 (25.77%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (25.77%) Kanban
16 25 (25.77%) Spring.NET
16 25 (25.77%) MSTest
16 25 (25.77%) Dependency Injection

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (16.49%) IIS
2 12 (12.37%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (7.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.12%) Node.js
4 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.09%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.06%) CMS
7 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.12%) MS Office
1 4 (4.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) Intranet
2 5 (5.15%) VoIP
2 5 (5.15%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (3.09%) Internet
4 1 (1.03%) HTTP
4 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (74.23%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.15%) Informix
5 5 (5.15%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.09%) Big Data
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.06%) MS Access
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (27.84%) Rhino Mocks
1 27 (27.84%) Moq
1 27 (27.84%) NUnit
2 25 (25.77%) MSTest
3 11 (11.34%) Visual Studio
4 9 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.09%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.06%) ReSharper
7 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.06%) InstallShield
7 2 (2.06%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.03%) Subversion
8 1 (1.03%) Selenium
General
1 6 (6.19%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.12%) Legal
3 4 (4.12%) Advertising
3 4 (4.12%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 88 (90.72%) Developer
2 60 (61.86%) .NET Developer
3 20 (20.62%) C# Developer
4 18 (18.56%) Senior Developer
5 13 (13.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Lead Developer
6 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 5 (5.15%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Agile C# Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior SQL Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.12%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (98.97%) .NET
2 77 (79.38%) ASP.NET
3 38 (39.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (32.99%) WPF
5 31 (31.96%) Web Services
6 29 (29.90%) WinForms
7 27 (27.84%) Razor View Engine
7 27 (27.84%) Unity DI Container
8 26 (26.80%) .NET Framework
9 25 (25.77%) Spring.NET
9 25 (25.77%) Castle Windsor
9 25 (25.77%) Ninject
9 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (16.49%) HTML
11 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (12.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (9.28%) Ajax
13 9 (9.28%) CSS
13 9 (9.28%) XML
13 9 (9.28%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.80%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.15%) Replication
4 4 (4.12%) Social Media
4 4 (4.12%) BBC
5 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.93%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) AIX
2 5 (5.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (61.86%) MVC
2 40 (41.24%) TDD
3 37 (38.14%) Scrum
4 29 (29.90%) Web Application Development
5 25 (25.77%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (25.77%) Kanban
5 25 (25.77%) Dependency Injection
5 25 (25.77%) MVVM
6 20 (20.62%) OO
7 15 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (12.37%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
10 9 (9.28%) SOA
11 8 (8.25%) UML
12 7 (7.22%) Data Security
12 7 (7.22%) BDD
13 6 (6.19%) Migration
14 5 (5.15%) OOD
14 5 (5.15%) Data Migration
14 5 (5.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 84 (86.60%) C#
2 30 (30.93%) SQL
3 16 (16.49%) VB.NET
3 16 (16.49%) T-SQL
4 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.22%) Ruby
6 5 (5.15%) VB6
6 5 (5.15%) VB
7 2 (2.06%) XPath
7 2 (2.06%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.03%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) C++
8 1 (1.03%) R
8 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (29.90%) MCP
1 29 (29.90%) MCSD
1 29 (29.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (25.77%) MCTS
2 25 (25.77%) MCAD
3 14 (14.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) SLA
Vendors
1 47 (48.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) Bloomberg
3 4 (4.12%) Facebook
3 4 (4.12%) Apple
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle
3 4 (4.12%) Sony
3 4 (4.12%) Yahoo!
3 4 (4.12%) Google
4 1 (1.03%) IBM
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