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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 27 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.97% 1.64% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 5.41% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
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
90 74 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 44.78% 30.33% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 89 64 93
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 November 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Gloucester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 23 (100.00%) MVC
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
3 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) jQuery
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
4 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (43.48%) Spring.NET
5 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (43.48%) Unity DI Container
5 10 (43.48%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (43.48%) Moq
5 10 (43.48%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (43.48%) Ninject
5 10 (43.48%) Facebook
5 10 (43.48%) Twitter
5 10 (43.48%) Web Application Development
5 10 (43.48%) ADO.NET
5 10 (43.48%) CSS
5 10 (43.48%) XML
5 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (43.48%) Kanban
5 10 (43.48%) Dependency Injection

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
2 10 (43.48%) NUnit
2 10 (43.48%) MSTest
2 10 (43.48%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (43.48%) Moq
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Web Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) jQuery
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (43.48%) Castle Windsor
4 10 (43.48%) Ninject
4 10 (43.48%) Unity DI Container
4 10 (43.48%) Spring.NET
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) ADO.NET
4 10 (43.48%) XML
5 9 (39.13%) JSON
6 3 (13.04%) Web Services
7 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.70%) RESTful
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.35%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Social Network
1 10 (43.48%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (43.48%) Kanban
3 10 (43.48%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (43.48%) Web Application Development
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Information Management
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) UML
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Facebook
2 10 (43.48%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago