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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 69 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 52 77 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.87% 4.90% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.87% 10.56% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 66
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £29,900 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
661 729 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.42% 46.34% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 558 677 538
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bristol

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 102 (96.23%) .NET
2 95 (89.62%) C#
3 79 (74.53%) SQL Server
3 79 (74.53%) ASP.NET
4 63 (59.43%) MVC
5 49 (46.23%) TDD
6 43 (40.57%) Scrum
6 43 (40.57%) Microsoft
6 43 (40.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (33.02%) WPF
7 35 (33.02%) Web Services
8 34 (32.08%) Web Application Development
9 32 (30.19%) Windows
10 31 (29.25%) OO
10 31 (29.25%) NUnit
10 31 (29.25%) Rhino Mocks
10 31 (29.25%) Moq
11 30 (28.30%) WinForms
12 28 (26.42%) SQL
13 27 (25.47%) MCSD
13 27 (25.47%) MCP
13 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (25.47%) MVVM
13 27 (25.47%) Kanban
13 27 (25.47%) Unity DI Container
14 26 (24.53%) Inversion of Control
15 25 (23.58%) MSTest
15 25 (23.58%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (23.58%) Castle Windsor
15 25 (23.58%) Ninject

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (13.21%) IIS
2 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.49%) Node.js
4 7 (6.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (6.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.83%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.89%) CMS
8 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) MS Office
1 4 (3.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.77%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.94%) SalesLogix
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) Intranet
2 8 (7.55%) VoIP
2 8 (7.55%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (3.77%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) HTTP
4 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (74.53%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.43%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.72%) Informix
6 5 (4.72%) Big Data
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (29.25%) NUnit
1 31 (29.25%) Rhino Mocks
1 31 (29.25%) Moq
2 25 (23.58%) MSTest
3 11 (10.38%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.43%) Visual Studio
5 9 (8.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.60%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.60%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.66%) TeamCity
7 6 (5.66%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.94%) Subversion
8 1 (0.94%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.94%) Selenium
8 1 (0.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.60%) Finance
3 6 (5.66%) Games
4 4 (3.77%) Back Office
4 4 (3.77%) Legal
5 2 (1.89%) Advertising
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (89.62%) Developer
2 60 (56.60%) .NET Developer
3 26 (24.53%) C# Developer
4 20 (18.87%) Senior Developer
5 16 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Agile C# Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.72%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (4.72%) .NET Team Leader
9 5 (4.72%) Senior SQL Server Developer
9 5 (4.72%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Senior SQL Developer
9 5 (4.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (96.23%) .NET
2 79 (74.53%) ASP.NET
3 43 (40.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (33.02%) WPF
4 35 (33.02%) Web Services
5 30 (28.30%) WinForms
6 27 (25.47%) Unity DI Container
7 25 (23.58%) Razor View Engine
7 25 (23.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 25 (23.58%) .NET Framework
7 25 (23.58%) Spring.NET
7 25 (23.58%) Castle Windsor
7 25 (23.58%) Ninject
8 16 (15.09%) HTML
9 15 (14.15%) RESTful
10 14 (13.21%) Silverlight
10 14 (13.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (12.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (12.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (10.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.53%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (8.49%) Social Media
2 9 (8.49%) BBC
3 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.72%) Replication
4 5 (4.72%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.19%) Windows
2 8 (7.55%) Linux
3 5 (4.72%) AIX
4 3 (2.83%) Android
4 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (59.43%) MVC
2 49 (46.23%) TDD
3 43 (40.57%) Scrum
4 34 (32.08%) Web Application Development
5 31 (29.25%) OO
6 27 (25.47%) Kanban
6 27 (25.47%) MVVM
7 25 (23.58%) Dependency Injection
7 25 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (15.09%) BDD
10 14 (13.21%) OOD
11 11 (10.38%) Software Engineering
12 10 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (6.60%) SOA
13 7 (6.60%) OOP
13 7 (6.60%) E-Commerce
14 6 (5.66%) Workflow
14 6 (5.66%) Migration
14 6 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 95 (89.62%) C#
2 28 (26.42%) SQL
3 16 (15.09%) Ruby
4 13 (12.26%) VB.NET
5 12 (11.32%) T-SQL
6 11 (10.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.89%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (1.89%) XAML
7 2 (1.89%) VB6
7 2 (1.89%) VB
7 2 (1.89%) XPath
8 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.94%) R
8 1 (0.94%) PHP
8 1 (0.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (25.47%) MCSD
1 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Certification
1 27 (25.47%) MCP
2 23 (21.70%) MCAD
2 23 (21.70%) MCTS
3 12 (11.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (40.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Apple
2 9 (8.49%) Sony
2 9 (8.49%) Yahoo!
2 9 (8.49%) Google
2 9 (8.49%) Facebook
3 5 (4.72%) Bloomberg
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle
5 1 (0.94%) IBM
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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