The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 27 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.43% 2.16% 3.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.57% 4.50% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
South West

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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
199 200 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 47.38% 47.96% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 160 173 94
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £36,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

WCF
Salary Trend in Devon

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

WCF Salary Trend in Devon

WCF
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Devon

WCF
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +2 17 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Tavistock -2 6 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Plymouth - 4 £40,000 - 2
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 48 (100.00%) C#
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (97.92%) SQL Server
3 44 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (77.08%) MVC
5 33 (68.75%) TDD
5 33 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (66.67%) Web Application Development
7 24 (50.00%) Scrum
8 17 (35.42%) BDD
9 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 15 (31.25%) NUnit
10 15 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
10 15 (31.25%) Castle Windsor
11 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
11 14 (29.17%) Web Services
12 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (27.08%) Ruby
12 13 (27.08%) Node.js
12 13 (27.08%) Ninject
12 13 (27.08%) NoSQL
12 13 (27.08%) RESTful
13 12 (25.00%) MSTest
13 12 (25.00%) Moq
13 12 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
13 12 (25.00%) Spring.NET
13 12 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (25.00%) Inversion of Control

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 13 (27.08%) Node.js
2 1 (2.08%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (97.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) NoSQL
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) NUnit
1 15 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
3 12 (25.00%) Moq
3 12 (25.00%) MSTest
4 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (100.00%) Developer
2 40 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 8 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (14.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Junior Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Graduate
5 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Junior
6 4 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Graduate C# Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 33 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (31.25%) Castle Windsor
5 14 (29.17%) Web Services
5 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (27.08%) RESTful
6 13 (27.08%) Ninject
7 12 (25.00%) Spring.NET
7 12 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
8 10 (20.83%) Entity Framework
8 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
9 9 (18.75%) HTML
10 7 (14.58%) HTML5
11 6 (12.50%) REST
11 6 (12.50%) SOAP
11 6 (12.50%) WinForms
12 4 (8.33%) NHibernate
13 3 (6.25%) MonoRail
14 2 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.25%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (77.08%) MVC
3 33 (68.75%) TDD
4 32 (66.67%) Web Application Development
5 24 (50.00%) Scrum
6 17 (35.42%) BDD
7 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (25.00%) Kanban
8 12 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (10.42%) OO
10 4 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (8.33%) CQRS
11 1 (2.08%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (27.08%) Ruby
3 7 (14.58%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) VB
4 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Sencha
3 1 (2.08%) Telerik
Exeter, Devon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tavistock, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tavistock
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40-45k Depending on Experience
Posted: 17 days ago