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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 56 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.89% 2.25% 1.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.66% 8.20% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 11
Median salary £35,750 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £29,775 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £39,750 £50,000
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
212 183 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.39% 27.40% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 199 149 201
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 26 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cardiff

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) MVC
3 28 (90.32%) HTML
3 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
4 27 (87.10%) CSS
5 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
6 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET
6 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (51.61%) jQuery
7 16 (51.61%) VB.NET
7 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
8 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
8 14 (45.16%) SQL
9 11 (35.48%) Scrum
9 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
11 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (29.03%) TDD
11 9 (29.03%) XML
11 9 (29.03%) SDLC
12 7 (22.58%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (19.35%) IIS
13 6 (19.35%) Finance
13 6 (19.35%) OO
14 5 (16.13%) WinForms
14 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (12.90%) JSON
15 4 (12.90%) Performance Management

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 (19.35%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) Node.js
3 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Moq
3 1 (3.23%) MSTest
3 1 (3.23%) NUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 23 (74.19%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum Master
6 4 (12.90%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior
8 1 (3.23%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (90.32%) HTML
3 27 (87.10%) CSS
4 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET
5 16 (51.61%) jQuery
6 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (29.03%) XML
9 7 (22.58%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (16.13%) WinForms
11 4 (12.90%) JSON
12 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
12 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (9.68%) RequireJS
12 3 (9.68%) Web Services
12 3 (9.68%) XSLT
13 1 (3.23%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) MVC
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) SDLC
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) Automation Testing
6 4 (12.90%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
7 3 (9.68%) CQRS
7 3 (9.68%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.23%) B2B
9 1 (3.23%) Change Management
9 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
3 16 (51.61%) VB.NET
4 14 (45.16%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
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