The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 61 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 13 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.85% 2.32% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.19% 7.63% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 10
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £27,375 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
WCF
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
210 236 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.83% 30.37% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 198 185 202
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

WCF
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Cardiff region.

WCF Salary Trend in Cardiff

WCF
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cardiff

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for WCF.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
3 25 (92.59%) HTML
3 25 (92.59%) MVC
4 24 (88.89%) CSS
5 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
6 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (59.26%) jQuery
8 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
9 14 (51.85%) VB.NET
9 14 (51.85%) Scrum
10 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
11 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (33.33%) SDLC
13 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (33.33%) XML
13 9 (33.33%) SQL
14 8 (29.63%) TDD
15 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
15 7 (25.93%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
16 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
16 6 (22.22%) RequireJS
16 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (22.22%) IIS
16 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
17 5 (18.52%) JSON

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (22.22%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data
4 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.11%) SSDT
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) Moq
5 1 (3.70%) MSTest
5 1 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Scrum Master
4 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) HTML
3 24 (88.89%) CSS
4 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 16 (59.26%) jQuery
6 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (33.33%) XML
8 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
8 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
8 7 (25.93%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (22.22%) RequireJS
10 5 (18.52%) JSON
11 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
12 3 (11.11%) Highcharts JS
12 3 (11.11%) HTML5
12 3 (11.11%) Node.js
12 3 (11.11%) WinForms
12 3 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Fintech
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) MVC
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Scrum
4 9 (33.33%) SDLC
5 8 (29.63%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) SOA
7 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) Web Development
8 2 (7.41%) BDD
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
9 1 (3.70%) B2B
9 1 (3.70%) Change Management
9 1 (3.70%) CQRS
9 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) VB.NET
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
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Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
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