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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 83 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 50 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.81% 2.90% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.11% 7.10% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 47 55 56
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
819 775 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 46.06% 40.83% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 753 685 734
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 84 (98.82%) C#
2 81 (95.29%) .NET
3 73 (85.88%) ASP.NET
4 72 (84.71%) JavaScript
5 69 (81.18%) MVC
6 62 (72.94%) CSS
6 62 (72.94%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (61.18%) SQL Server
8 51 (60.00%) HTML
9 50 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (55.29%) TDD
11 39 (45.88%) SQL Server 2014
11 39 (45.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 36 (42.35%) HTML5
13 32 (37.65%) CSS3
13 32 (37.65%) SQL
14 29 (34.12%) Dependency Injection
15 27 (31.76%) Domain-Driven Design
15 27 (31.76%) KnockoutJS
15 27 (31.76%) Node.js
15 27 (31.76%) Ninject
15 27 (31.76%) Web Application Development
16 26 (30.59%) Web Services
16 26 (30.59%) Software Engineering
17 25 (29.41%) .NET Framework
17 25 (29.41%) Entity Framework
18 24 (28.24%) Streaming Music
19 22 (25.88%) NUnit
19 22 (25.88%) XML
19 22 (25.88%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 27 (31.76%) Node.js
2 2 (2.35%) CMS
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.18%) Kentico
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.18%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (3.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (61.18%) SQL Server
2 39 (45.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (16.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (15.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.71%) Big Data
6 4 (4.71%) MS Access
7 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.18%) MySQL
8 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (25.88%) NUnit
2 19 (22.35%) Moq
3 14 (16.47%) Visual Studio
4 12 (14.12%) Cucumber
4 12 (14.12%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (14.12%) SpecFlow
5 5 (5.88%) Subversion
6 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.18%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.18%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Electronics
3 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (82.35%) Developer
2 50 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 42 (49.41%) C# Developer
4 37 (43.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (37.65%) ASP.NET Developer
5 32 (37.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (29.41%) HTML CSS Developer
6 25 (29.41%) HTML Developer
7 24 (28.24%) JavaScript Developer
8 19 (22.35%) SQL Developer
9 14 (16.47%) Senior Developer
9 14 (16.47%) Software Engineer
10 12 (14.12%) E-Commerce Engineer
11 11 (12.94%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (12.94%) Software Developer
12 8 (9.41%) .NET Software Engineer
12 8 (9.41%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (9.41%) Senior SQL Developer
13 6 (7.06%) C# Software Engineer
14 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (95.29%) .NET
2 73 (85.88%) ASP.NET
3 62 (72.94%) CSS
4 51 (60.00%) HTML
5 50 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (45.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 36 (42.35%) HTML5
8 32 (37.65%) CSS3
9 27 (31.76%) KnockoutJS
9 27 (31.76%) Ninject
10 26 (30.59%) Web Services
11 25 (29.41%) .NET Framework
11 25 (29.41%) Entity Framework
12 22 (25.88%) XML
13 16 (18.82%) NHibernate
14 15 (17.65%) jQuery
15 14 (16.47%) RESTful
16 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 12 (14.12%) Gherkin
16 12 (14.12%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Streaming Music
2 12 (14.12%) Client/Server
3 10 (11.76%) Driving Licence
4 9 (10.59%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.24%) Mathematics
5 7 (8.24%) Physics
6 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.71%) Fintech
8 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.35%) SCADA
8 2 (2.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (81.18%) MVC
2 62 (72.94%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (55.29%) TDD
4 29 (34.12%) Dependency Injection
5 27 (31.76%) Domain-Driven Design
5 27 (31.76%) Web Application Development
6 26 (30.59%) Software Engineering
7 22 (25.88%) OO
8 19 (22.35%) Scrum
9 17 (20.00%) OOP
10 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
10 12 (14.12%) BDD
10 12 (14.12%) E-Commerce
10 12 (14.12%) Kanban
11 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
13 7 (8.24%) Machine Learning
13 7 (8.24%) OOD
13 7 (8.24%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 84 (98.82%) C#
2 72 (84.71%) JavaScript
3 32 (37.65%) SQL
4 12 (14.12%) Ruby
4 12 (14.12%) T-SQL
4 12 (14.12%) VB
4 12 (14.12%) VB6
4 12 (14.12%) VBScript
5 9 (10.59%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.71%) Java
7 4 (4.71%) Scala
8 2 (2.35%) VBA
9 1 (1.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.53%) Cegedim Rx
4 3 (3.53%) SAP
5 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.35%) Telerik
5 2 (2.35%) Wonderware
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits 8% Bonus and more
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, South West, UK
INPS
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + pension, flexible working
Posted: 19 days ago