The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 37 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.17% 7.24% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.04% 14.67% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -40.74%
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 Gloucester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
112 75 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 39.44% 49.34% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 108 74 57
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

WCF
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

WCF Salary Trend in Gloucester

WCF
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Gloucester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) WPF
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) RUP
6 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Intranet
6 3 (21.43%) Extranet
6 3 (21.43%) Code Coverage
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Perforce
6 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (21.43%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Intranet
1 3 (21.43%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) ReSharper
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) FindBugs
2 3 (21.43%) dotCover
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (28.57%) WPF
5 3 (21.43%) WF
5 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 3 (21.43%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) OO
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (21.43%) RUP
2 3 (21.43%) Code Coverage
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Perforce
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