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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.46% 5.36% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 11.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 0
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
76 104 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 36.89% 46.43% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 68 91 97
Average salary £42,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 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 13 (86.67%) MVC
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (66.67%) Spring.NET
4 10 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (66.67%) Moq
4 10 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
4 10 (66.67%) Ninject
4 10 (66.67%) Facebook
4 10 (66.67%) Twitter
4 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
4 10 (66.67%) MSTest
4 10 (66.67%) TDD
4 10 (66.67%) NUnit
4 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 10 (66.67%) Scrum
4 10 (66.67%) Social Network
4 10 (66.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
5 4 (26.67%) Windows

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Star Schema
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 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 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) NeoLoad
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (66.67%) Ninject
3 10 (66.67%) Spring.NET
3 10 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) WinForms
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) WPF
7 1 (6.67%) WF
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) DAO
7 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
7 1 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Social Network
1 10 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (66.67%) Kanban
3 10 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 10 (66.67%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) VCP4
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Facebook
1 10 (66.67%) Twitter
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase