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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 35 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.37% 5.81% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 14.14% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
56 99 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 33.14% 41.08% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 50 85 109
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (66.67%) TDD
5 10 (66.67%) NUnit
5 10 (66.67%) Social Network
5 10 (66.67%) Finance
5 10 (66.67%) Scrum
5 10 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (66.67%) Spring.NET
5 10 (66.67%) MSTest
5 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (66.67%) Kanban
5 10 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (66.67%) Moq
5 10 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (66.67%) Ninject
5 10 (66.67%) Facebook
5 10 (66.67%) Twitter
5 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
5 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
6 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Star Schema
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) NUnit
1 10 (66.67%) MSTest
1 10 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (66.67%) Moq
2 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) NeoLoad
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (66.67%) Spring.NET
3 10 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (66.67%) Ninject
3 10 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) WinForms
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Social Network
1 10 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (66.67%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (66.67%) Kanban
3 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Information Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Facebook
1 10 (66.67%) Twitter
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase
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