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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 37 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.09% 5.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.60% 11.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
93 85 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 35.91% 43.81% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 87 84 57
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £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 31 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Gloucester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 5 (41.67%) WPF
6 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
7 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) Project Management
8 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (25.00%) CSS
9 2 (16.67%) Web Services
9 2 (16.67%) C++
9 2 (16.67%) Code Coverage
9 2 (16.67%) UML
9 2 (16.67%) RUP
9 2 (16.67%) Eclipse

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) dotCover
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) FindBugs
3 1 (8.33%) NeoLoad
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (41.67%) WPF
3 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) COM
6 1 (8.33%) WinForms
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) WF
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) OO
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) RUP
3 2 (16.67%) Code Coverage
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (16.67%) C++
8 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Perforce
Gloucester
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
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