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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 43 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.92% 3.33% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.40% 9.17% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 6
Median salary £31,750 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £32,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £32,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
250 240 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.62% 36.31% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 237 192 191
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,368
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cardiff

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 42 (100.00%) .NET
1 42 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 41 (97.62%) MVC
3 38 (90.48%) C#
4 37 (88.10%) SQL Server
5 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (80.95%) Microsoft
7 32 (76.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (66.67%) .NET Framework
9 27 (64.29%) MS Excel
9 27 (64.29%) JavaScript
10 26 (61.90%) SQL
10 26 (61.90%) TDD
10 26 (61.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 25 (59.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (59.52%) HTML
11 25 (59.52%) CSS
12 24 (57.14%) XML
13 23 (54.76%) T-SQL
14 21 (50.00%) OO
15 20 (47.62%) Scrum
15 20 (47.62%) WinForms
15 20 (47.62%) Management Information System
16 19 (45.24%) NHS
16 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (45.24%) Informatics
16 19 (45.24%) Coaching
17 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
17 17 (40.48%) VB.NET
18 15 (35.71%) 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 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (64.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (88.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (59.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (14.29%) Big Data
5 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 29 (69.05%) .NET Developer
3 9 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Junior
4 8 (19.05%) Junior .NET Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Junior Developer
5 7 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.52%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 4 (9.52%) Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Programmer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Programme Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
1 42 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 32 (76.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 28 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 26 (61.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 25 (59.52%) CSS
5 25 (59.52%) HTML
6 24 (57.14%) XML
7 20 (47.62%) WinForms
8 13 (30.95%) XSLT
9 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (14.29%) jQuery
11 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 5 (11.90%) Web Services
12 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
13 3 (7.14%) CSS3
13 3 (7.14%) HTML5
13 3 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Management Information System
2 19 (45.24%) Informatics
2 19 (45.24%) NHS
3 7 (16.67%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (2.38%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) MVC
2 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (61.90%) TDD
4 21 (50.00%) OO
5 20 (47.62%) Scrum
6 19 (45.24%) Coaching
7 15 (35.71%) Unit Testing
8 11 (26.19%) SDLC
9 7 (16.67%) OOP
9 7 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (14.29%) Open Source
11 4 (9.52%) Feasibility Study
11 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
12 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (7.14%) Software Delivery
13 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (4.76%) Cross-Platform Development
13 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (4.76%) Mobile Development
13 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) C#
2 27 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 26 (61.90%) SQL
4 23 (54.76%) T-SQL
5 17 (40.48%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 34 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) Oracle
3 7 (16.67%) RedGate
4 3 (7.14%) Xamarin
5 2 (4.76%) SAP
5 2 (4.76%) Sitecore
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