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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 50 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 26 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.95% 3.32% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.64% 8.65% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 4
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £29,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £28,175
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £33,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
301 266 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.68% 38.44% 28.47%
Number of salaries quoted 280 228 152
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cardiff

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
1 44 (100.00%) MVC
2 43 (97.73%) ASP.NET
3 40 (90.91%) C#
4 37 (84.09%) SQL Server
4 37 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 33 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (70.45%) .NET Framework
7 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
8 27 (61.36%) HTML
8 27 (61.36%) CSS
8 27 (61.36%) TDD
8 27 (61.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 26 (59.09%) MS Excel
10 25 (56.82%) XML
10 25 (56.82%) SQL
10 25 (56.82%) Scrum
11 24 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (50.00%) T-SQL
13 21 (47.73%) Visual Studio
14 19 (43.18%) OO
14 19 (43.18%) WinForms
14 19 (43.18%) Management Information System
15 18 (40.91%) VB.NET
16 17 (38.64%) NHS
16 17 (38.64%) Informatics
16 17 (38.64%) Coaching
17 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing

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 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (59.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (84.09%) SQL Server
2 27 (61.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (13.64%) Big Data
6 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
7 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (6.82%) SSDT
8 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (47.73%) Visual Studio
3 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.36%) Subversion
4 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Electronics
3 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 27 (61.36%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Junior
4 7 (15.91%) Junior .NET Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Junior Developer
4 7 (15.91%) SQL Developer
5 5 (11.36%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior .NET Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (97.73%) ASP.NET
3 33 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (70.45%) .NET Framework
5 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 27 (61.36%) CSS
5 27 (61.36%) HTML
6 25 (56.82%) XML
7 19 (43.18%) WinForms
8 12 (27.27%) XSLT
9 11 (25.00%) jQuery
10 8 (18.18%) Entity Framework
11 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
13 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (11.36%) HTML5
14 4 (9.09%) JSON
14 4 (9.09%) Web Services
15 3 (6.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Management Information System
2 17 (38.64%) Informatics
2 17 (38.64%) NHS
3 7 (15.91%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) MVC
2 37 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (61.36%) TDD
4 25 (56.82%) Scrum
5 19 (43.18%) OO
6 17 (38.64%) Coaching
7 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
8 12 (27.27%) SDLC
9 7 (15.91%) OOP
9 7 (15.91%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (13.64%) Open Source
11 4 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
11 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
11 4 (9.09%) Web Development
12 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
12 3 (6.82%) SOA
12 3 (6.82%) Software Delivery
13 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) C#
2 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
3 25 (56.82%) SQL
4 22 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 18 (40.91%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.82%) Java
7 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) RedGate
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum
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