The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 50 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.44% 7.58% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 13.47% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
170 193 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 41.46% 56.27% 58.20%
Number of salaries quoted 147 171 138
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

WCF
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Cheltenham region.

WCF Salary Trend in Cheltenham

WCF
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 43 (100.00%) C#
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (90.70%) ASP.NET
3 36 (83.72%) SQL Server
4 35 (81.40%) MVC
5 31 (72.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (58.14%) SQL
8 22 (51.16%) HTML
8 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
9 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
9 20 (46.51%) CSS
10 19 (44.19%) jQuery
11 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (37.21%) Web Application Development
12 16 (37.21%) TDD
13 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (32.56%) OO
15 13 (30.23%) Finance
15 13 (30.23%) Web Services
16 12 (27.91%) RESTful
16 12 (27.91%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (27.91%) XML
16 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
17 11 (25.58%) Advertising
17 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
17 11 (25.58%) Ruby
17 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
17 11 (25.58%) Facebook
17 11 (25.58%) Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (25.58%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (83.72%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.93%) RDBMS
3 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
3 5 (11.63%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (11.63%) NUnit
3 5 (11.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 11 (25.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (93.02%) Developer
2 25 (58.14%) .NET Developer
3 14 (32.56%) C# Developer
4 13 (30.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (25.58%) Senior Developer
6 10 (23.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (18.60%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (13.95%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (13.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.98%) .NET Team Leader
10 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
10 3 (6.98%) Development Team Leader
11 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (4.65%) C# Software Engineer
11 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Software Engineer
11 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (90.70%) ASP.NET
3 31 (72.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (51.16%) HTML
5 20 (46.51%) CSS
6 19 (44.19%) jQuery
7 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (30.23%) Web Services
9 12 (27.91%) RESTful
9 12 (27.91%) XML
10 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
10 11 (25.58%) Entity Framework
11 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (18.60%) HTML5
12 8 (18.60%) CSS3
12 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
13 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (11.63%) Castle Windsor
14 5 (11.63%) Ajax
14 5 (11.63%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
2 6 (13.95%) Physics
2 6 (13.95%) Chemistry
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) MVC
2 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) Web Application Development
3 16 (37.21%) TDD
4 14 (32.56%) OO
5 11 (25.58%) BDD
6 9 (20.93%) Release Management
6 9 (20.93%) Wealth Management
6 9 (20.93%) SOA
6 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
6 9 (20.93%) Coaching
7 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.95%) Scrum
8 3 (6.98%) Line Management
9 1 (2.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (58.14%) SQL
3 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
5 11 (25.58%) Ruby
6 4 (9.30%) Java
7 2 (4.65%) VB
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.93%) MCSD
3 6 (13.95%) PhD
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) Facebook
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