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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 58 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.92% 2.47% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.74% 6.71% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 15
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
244 298 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.47% 36.79% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 229 243 211
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,397 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £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 29 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cardiff

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 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 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) HTML
2 24 (92.31%) MVC
3 23 (88.46%) CSS
4 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
5 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
6 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
7 16 (61.54%) Scrum
7 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (57.69%) jQuery
8 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
9 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
10 11 (42.31%) XML
10 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (38.46%) SDLC
11 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
11 10 (38.46%) TDD
12 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
12 9 (34.62%) SQL
12 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (30.77%) IIS
14 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
15 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
15 6 (23.08%) RequireJS
15 6 (23.08%) 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 8 (30.77%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 5 (19.23%) Big Data
5 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (11.54%) SSDT
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
3 4 (15.38%) Subversion
4 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Moq
5 1 (3.85%) MSTest
5 1 (3.85%) NUnit
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum Master
4 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) HTML
3 23 (88.46%) CSS
4 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
5 15 (57.69%) jQuery
6 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (42.31%) XML
7 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
8 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
10 6 (23.08%) JSON
10 6 (23.08%) RequireJS
11 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 4 (15.38%) HTML5
11 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (15.38%) WinForms
11 4 (15.38%) XSLT
12 3 (11.54%) Highcharts JS
12 3 (11.54%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Fintech
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) MVC
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (61.54%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) SDLC
4 10 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) Open Source
6 4 (15.38%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) SOA
7 3 (11.54%) Automation Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) BDD
9 1 (3.85%) Android Development
9 1 (3.85%) B2B
9 1 (3.85%) Change Management
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) CRM
9 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.54%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
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