The table below looks at the statistics 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 80 74 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -36
Permanent jobs citing WCF 48 53 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.36% 2.63% 6.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.51% 6.01% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 46 53 119
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
WCF
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
871 882 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.89% 43.75% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 769 773 956
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 April 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 109 (98.20%) C#
1 109 (98.20%) .NET
2 78 (70.27%) ASP.NET
3 77 (69.37%) SQL Server
4 73 (65.77%) MVC
5 70 (63.06%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (48.65%) CSS
7 49 (44.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (43.24%) JavaScript
9 46 (41.44%) HTML
10 35 (31.53%) OO
10 35 (31.53%) TDD
10 35 (31.53%) HTML5
11 34 (30.63%) Web Services
11 34 (30.63%) Microsoft
12 32 (28.83%) SQL
13 30 (27.03%) jQuery
14 27 (24.32%) MS Excel
15 26 (23.42%) CSS3
16 25 (22.52%) Node.js
16 25 (22.52%) Web Application Development
16 25 (22.52%) WPF
17 23 (20.72%) .NET Framework
17 23 (20.72%) Windows
18 20 (18.02%) OOP
19 19 (17.12%) VB.NET
20 18 (16.22%) Degree
20 18 (16.22%) Streaming Music
20 18 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
20 18 (16.22%) Ninject

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 25 (22.52%) Node.js
2 16 (14.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) IIS
4 1 (0.90%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.90%) CMS
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.21%) MS Office
2 8 (7.21%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.90%) MS Project
3 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) VoIP
1 1 (0.90%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (69.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.31%) Hadoop
3 7 (6.31%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.31%) Big Data
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.70%) QlikView
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (14.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.01%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.01%) NUnit
3 8 (7.21%) CruiseControl
4 7 (6.31%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (6.31%) Moq
4 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
4 7 (6.31%) TeamCity
4 7 (6.31%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.31%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.90%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.90%) Subversion
6 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (12.61%) Legal
2 10 (9.01%) Finance
3 8 (7.21%) Banking
4 7 (6.31%) Games
5 3 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 101 (90.99%) Developer
2 69 (62.16%) .NET Developer
3 24 (21.62%) C# Developer
4 11 (9.91%) Software Developer
4 11 (9.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (9.01%) Lead Developer
6 9 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.41%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (5.41%) .NET Team Leader
9 5 (4.50%) Lead .NET Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Lead C# Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Graduate
10 4 (3.60%) Architect
10 4 (3.60%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (2.70%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (98.20%) .NET
2 78 (70.27%) ASP.NET
3 54 (48.65%) CSS
4 49 (44.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (41.44%) HTML
6 35 (31.53%) HTML5
7 34 (30.63%) Web Services
8 30 (27.03%) jQuery
9 26 (23.42%) CSS3
10 25 (22.52%) WPF
11 23 (20.72%) .NET Framework
12 18 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
12 18 (16.22%) Ninject
13 17 (15.32%) SOAP
13 17 (15.32%) Entity Framework
14 14 (12.61%) RESTful
15 13 (11.71%) REST
16 12 (10.81%) XML
17 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET Web API
18 9 (8.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) Streaming Music
2 7 (6.31%) Social Media
2 7 (6.31%) BBC
3 5 (4.50%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.70%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.72%) Windows
2 7 (6.31%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (65.77%) MVC
2 70 (63.06%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (31.53%) TDD
3 35 (31.53%) OO
4 25 (22.52%) Web Application Development
5 20 (18.02%) OOP
6 18 (16.22%) Domain-Driven Design
6 18 (16.22%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (15.32%) Mentoring
8 15 (13.51%) Scrum
9 14 (12.61%) BDD
10 12 (10.81%) Waterfall
10 12 (10.81%) OOD
11 11 (9.91%) Unit Testing
12 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
12 9 (8.11%) OOA/OOD
13 8 (7.21%) CRM
13 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
14 7 (6.31%) Web Development
14 7 (6.31%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 109 (98.20%) C#
2 48 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 32 (28.83%) SQL
4 19 (17.12%) VB.NET
5 16 (14.41%) T-SQL
6 14 (12.61%) Ruby
7 6 (5.41%) C++
8 3 (2.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (1.80%) Python
10 1 (0.90%) VB
10 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (16.22%) Degree
2 7 (6.31%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) MCAD
5 1 (0.90%) MCSD
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.90%) MCTS
5 1 (0.90%) MCPD
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (30.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.31%) Oracle
2 7 (6.31%) Apple
2 7 (6.31%) Sony
2 7 (6.31%) Yahoo!
2 7 (6.31%) Google
2 7 (6.31%) Facebook
3 1 (0.90%) Citrix
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