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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 59 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.37% 2.42% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.64% 6.33% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 15
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £28,800 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £42,500 £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
256 316 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.70% 38.30% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 238 266 191
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 August 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cardiff

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 29 (96.67%) MVC
3 27 (90.00%) HTML
3 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 27 (90.00%) CSS
4 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
6 20 (66.67%) MS Excel
6 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 20 (66.67%) Scrum
6 20 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (53.33%) XML
9 15 (50.00%) VB.NET
9 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
10 14 (46.67%) TDD
10 14 (46.67%) jQuery
11 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (43.33%) SDLC
11 13 (43.33%) SQL
11 13 (43.33%) Visual Studio
12 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
14 8 (26.67%) IIS
14 8 (26.67%) OO
14 8 (26.67%) WinForms
14 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
14 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (26.67%) IIS
2 7 (23.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
4 7 (23.33%) Big Data
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (10.00%) SSDT
7 1 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (43.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Moq
4 1 (3.33%) MSTest
4 1 (3.33%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Scrum Master
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Junior
5 2 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 27 (90.00%) CSS
2 27 (90.00%) HTML
3 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 16 (53.33%) XML
5 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 14 (46.67%) jQuery
7 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (26.67%) WinForms
9 7 (23.33%) Entity Framework
9 7 (23.33%) JSON
9 7 (23.33%) XSLT
10 5 (16.67%) RequireJS
11 4 (13.33%) HTML5
12 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
12 3 (10.00%) Highcharts JS
12 3 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Informatics
2 3 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) MVC
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) Scrum
4 14 (46.67%) TDD
5 13 (43.33%) SDLC
6 8 (26.67%) OO
7 7 (23.33%) Open Source
8 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Coaching
8 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (10.00%) Web Development
9 2 (6.67%) BDD
10 1 (3.33%) Android Development
10 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.33%) CRM
10 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
10 1 (3.33%) OOP
10 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 13 (43.33%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) RedGate
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
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