The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 32 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 0.58% 6.42% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 13.73% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,864 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +6.30%
WCF
Devon

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 Exeter region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
89 51 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 51.74% 46.79% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 72 43 96
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

WCF
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

WCF Salary Trend in Exeter

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) WinForms
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Castle Windsor
4 4 (44.44%) Ninject
4 4 (44.44%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (44.44%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (44.44%) WPF
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Kanban
4 4 (44.44%) Spring.NET
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (44.44%) MSTest
4 4 (44.44%) MVVM
4 4 (44.44%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (44.44%) Moq
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) MCP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MSTest
1 4 (44.44%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (44.44%) Moq
1 4 (44.44%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) WinForms
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (44.44%) Ninject
3 4 (44.44%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (44.44%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (44.44%) WPF
3 4 (44.44%) Spring.NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Kanban
2 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (44.44%) MVVM
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
1 4 (44.44%) MCAD
1 4 (44.44%) MCSD
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) MCTS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft