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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 89 78 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -26
Permanent jobs citing WCF 45 45 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.43% 2.48% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.98% 6.67% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 62
Average salary £38,500 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.87% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
904 675 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 48.81% 37.19% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 798 572 701
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 30 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 92 (98.92%) .NET
2 89 (95.70%) C#
3 72 (77.42%) MVC
4 66 (70.97%) CSS
5 63 (67.74%) ASP.NET
5 63 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (66.67%) SQL Server
7 57 (61.29%) HTML
8 54 (58.06%) JavaScript
9 43 (46.24%) HTML5
10 38 (40.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (39.78%) CSS3
12 35 (37.63%) TDD
13 31 (33.33%) SQL
14 30 (32.26%) jQuery
15 28 (30.11%) KnockoutJS
16 26 (27.96%) Web Application Development
16 26 (27.96%) Streaming Music
16 26 (27.96%) Dependency Injection
16 26 (27.96%) Domain-Driven Design
16 26 (27.96%) Node.js
16 26 (27.96%) Ninject
17 25 (26.88%) OO
18 23 (24.73%) Microsoft
18 23 (24.73%) SDLC
19 21 (22.58%) .NET Framework
20 20 (21.51%) WPF
20 20 (21.51%) Mentoring
21 18 (19.35%) T-SQL
21 18 (19.35%) VB.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 26 (27.96%) Node.js
2 12 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) CMS
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.08%) Kentico
4 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.08%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.08%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.60%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.08%) MS Project
3 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.15%) MySQL
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.08%) Big Data
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.53%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.30%) Subversion
4 2 (2.15%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.15%) NUnit
4 2 (2.15%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.15%) MSTest
4 2 (2.15%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.08%) Moq
5 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.08%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.08%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (17.20%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) Legal
4 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 84 (90.32%) Developer
2 65 (69.89%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.51%) C# Developer
4 14 (15.05%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.83%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.30%) Development Team Leader
10 4 (4.30%) Architect
10 4 (4.30%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.30%) .NET Team Leader
10 4 (4.30%) Lead C# Developer
10 4 (4.30%) WPF Developer
10 4 (4.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Lead .NET Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Web Architect
11 3 (3.23%) FoxPro Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (98.92%) .NET
2 66 (70.97%) CSS
3 63 (67.74%) ASP.NET
4 57 (61.29%) HTML
5 43 (46.24%) HTML5
6 38 (40.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (39.78%) CSS3
8 30 (32.26%) jQuery
9 28 (30.11%) KnockoutJS
10 26 (27.96%) Ninject
11 21 (22.58%) .NET Framework
12 20 (21.51%) WPF
13 17 (18.28%) Entity Framework
14 16 (17.20%) Web Services
15 14 (15.05%) XML
16 12 (12.90%) REST
17 10 (10.75%) Ajax
17 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET Web API
18 9 (9.68%) WinForms
19 6 (6.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.96%) Streaming Music
2 8 (8.60%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.30%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.30%) Windows
2 1 (1.08%) Android
2 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (77.42%) MVC
2 63 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (37.63%) TDD
4 26 (27.96%) Domain-Driven Design
4 26 (27.96%) Dependency Injection
4 26 (27.96%) Web Application Development
5 25 (26.88%) OO
6 23 (24.73%) SDLC
7 20 (21.51%) Mentoring
8 17 (18.28%) Scrum
9 15 (16.13%) Unit Testing
10 12 (12.90%) Waterfall
11 11 (11.83%) OOP
12 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (8.60%) UML
13 7 (7.53%) Web Development
14 6 (6.45%) SOA
15 5 (5.38%) Project Management
15 5 (5.38%) Requirements Analysis
16 4 (4.30%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 89 (95.70%) C#
2 54 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 31 (33.33%) SQL
4 18 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 18 (19.35%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.30%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.23%) C++
6 3 (3.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (2.15%) Python
8 1 (1.08%) VB
8 1 (1.08%) Java
8 1 (1.08%) Ruby
8 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) Degree
3 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) MCAD
3 1 (1.08%) MCSD
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.08%) MCTS
3 1 (1.08%) MCPD
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (24.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) Citrix
3 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
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