The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 97 87 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -53
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 12 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.08% 1.33% 6.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.75% 4.05% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 71
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
400 296 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.18% 32.78% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 335 238 412
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

WCF
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Gloucestershire region.

WCF Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

WCF
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +2 10 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Gloucester -12 1 £50,000 -25.92%
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 20 (83.33%) MVC
4 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (50.00%) CSS
5 12 (50.00%) HTML
6 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
7 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
8 9 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (37.50%) TDD
8 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
8 9 (37.50%) Web Services
9 8 (33.33%) XML
9 8 (33.33%) SQL
9 8 (33.33%) Streaming Music
9 8 (33.33%) Node.js
9 8 (33.33%) Ninject
9 8 (33.33%) jQuery
9 8 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (33.33%) Web Application Development
9 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) MSI
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Angular Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
5 3 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) WCF Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 9 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (37.50%) Web Services
7 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (33.33%) jQuery
7 8 (33.33%) Ninject
7 8 (33.33%) Node.js
7 8 (33.33%) XML
8 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
9 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (12.50%) CSS3
10 3 (12.50%) HTML5
10 3 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Streaming Music
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) MVC
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 8 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) Wealth Management
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) Release Management
7 4 (16.67%) SOA
8 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Web Design
9 1 (4.17%) CRM
9 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.17%) Process Management
9 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
9 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) MCSD
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
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