The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 51 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.21% 4.95% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.79% 11.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 0
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 220 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.55% 41.90% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 196 182 126
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
South Wales

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cardiff

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) C#
3 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
4 17 (60.71%) MVC
5 13 (46.43%) HTML
6 12 (42.86%) TDD
7 11 (39.29%) Scrum
7 11 (39.29%) CSS
7 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
9 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 8 (28.57%) Web Development
9 8 (28.57%) jQuery
10 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (21.43%) Oracle
11 6 (21.43%) OO
12 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
12 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (17.86%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
14 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
14 3 (10.71%) N-Tier

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (10.71%) Umbraco
2 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.71%) NUnit
3 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Release Manager
4 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Umbraco Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 13 (46.43%) HTML
4 11 (39.29%) CSS
5 8 (28.57%) jQuery
6 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (10.71%) MonoRail
8 3 (10.71%) Ajax
8 3 (10.71%) NHibernate
8 3 (10.71%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (10.71%) HTML5
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (7.14%) Web Services
9 2 (7.14%) XML
10 1 (3.57%) XSLT
10 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
10 1 (3.57%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.71%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) MVC
2 12 (42.86%) TDD
3 11 (39.29%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) Web Development
5 6 (21.43%) OO
6 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
7 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.71%) Release Management
8 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.14%) BDD
9 2 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (7.14%) CQRS
10 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) XAML
6 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Sitecore
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