The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South West / Bristol
Rank 79 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 53 57 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.93% 3.18% 2.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.71% 6.71% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 53
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%

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
790 850 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 43.62% 47.49% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 651 773 696
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for WCF.

1 112 (96.55%) .NET
2 111 (95.69%) C#
3 92 (79.31%) ASP.NET
4 84 (72.41%) MVC
5 76 (65.52%) JavaScript
6 71 (61.21%) HTML
7 64 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (53.45%) CSS
9 58 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 51 (43.97%) .NET Framework
10 51 (43.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 49 (42.24%) jQuery
12 45 (38.79%) Microsoft
12 45 (38.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (31.90%) SQL
13 37 (31.90%) TDD
14 35 (30.17%) Scrum
14 35 (30.17%) Entity Framework
15 30 (25.86%) MS Excel
16 29 (25.00%) XML
17 23 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
18 22 (18.97%) Degree
19 21 (18.10%) Finance
20 20 (17.24%) AngularJS
21 18 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
21 18 (15.52%) MSTest
21 18 (15.52%) WPF
22 17 (14.66%) CMS
22 17 (14.66%) XHTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.66%) CMS
2 16 (13.79%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (6.90%) Umbraco
4 7 (6.03%) Kentico
4 7 (6.03%) Sitefinity
5 4 (3.45%) DNN
5 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.86%) EPiServer
Applications
1 30 (25.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.17%) Slack
4 2 (1.72%) Office 365
5 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.21%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.90%) MySQL
3 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (5.17%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.72%) Big Data
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.86%) Redis
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (15.52%) MSTest
2 17 (14.66%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.48%) NUnit
4 7 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.17%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.31%) Moq
6 5 (4.31%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (18.10%) Finance
2 7 (6.03%) Banking
3 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.86%) Advertising
4 1 (0.86%) Automotive
4 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 107 (92.24%) Developer
2 91 (78.45%) .NET Developer
3 50 (43.10%) C# Developer
4 44 (37.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (31.90%) Senior Developer
6 34 (29.31%) Senior .NET Developer
7 31 (26.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 26 (22.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (22.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (19.83%) Senior C# Developer
10 20 (17.24%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 17 (14.66%) Junior
11 17 (14.66%) Junior Developer
12 14 (12.07%) Graduate
12 14 (12.07%) Graduate Developer
13 11 (9.48%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 11 (9.48%) Junior .NET Developer
14 8 (6.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (6.90%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (6.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (96.55%) .NET
2 92 (79.31%) ASP.NET
3 71 (61.21%) HTML
4 62 (53.45%) CSS
5 51 (43.97%) .NET Framework
5 51 (43.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 49 (42.24%) jQuery
7 45 (38.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (30.17%) Entity Framework
9 29 (25.00%) XML
10 20 (17.24%) AngularJS
11 18 (15.52%) WPF
12 17 (14.66%) Web Services
12 17 (14.66%) XHTML
13 15 (12.93%) HTML5
14 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 14 (12.07%) Castle Windsor
14 14 (12.07%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (11.21%) RESTful
16 10 (8.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) User Experience
2 9 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.86%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (1.72%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (72.41%) MVC
2 64 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (31.90%) TDD
4 35 (30.17%) Scrum
5 23 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 16 (13.79%) Web Development
7 14 (12.07%) Inversion of Control
7 14 (12.07%) SDLC
8 12 (10.34%) OO
8 12 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.48%) Web Application Development
10 9 (7.76%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (7.76%) Web Design
11 8 (6.90%) BDD
11 8 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.90%) Microservices
12 7 (6.03%) Kanban
13 6 (5.17%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 111 (95.69%) C#
2 76 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 37 (31.90%) SQL
4 15 (12.93%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.76%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.03%) C++
6 7 (6.03%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.17%) Ruby
8 4 (3.45%) Java
8 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.45%) Python
9 2 (1.72%) VB
10 1 (0.86%) C
10 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (18.97%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) MCP
3 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.62%) QA
Vendors
1 45 (38.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.45%) Oracle
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