The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 43 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.42% 1.23% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 3.57% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
98 112 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.00% 34.57% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 50 105 85
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucester region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) NeoLoad

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Cybercrime
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle