The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 57 79 60
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 31 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.32% 2.04% 3.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.47% 4.07% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 38
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
415 491 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 44.48% 50.15% 45.17%
Number of salaries quoted 382 432 464
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
South West

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +8 25 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Gloucester - 5 £35,000 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 70 (100.00%) C#
2 69 (98.57%) .NET
3 62 (88.57%) SQL Server
4 61 (87.14%) ASP.NET
5 51 (72.86%) MVC
5 51 (72.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (52.86%) CSS
7 34 (48.57%) HTML
7 34 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 29 (41.43%) Finance
8 29 (41.43%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (37.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (32.86%) Web Application Development
10 23 (32.86%) TDD
10 23 (32.86%) XML
11 22 (31.43%) SQL
11 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (31.43%) RESTful
12 20 (28.57%) BDD
12 20 (28.57%) NoSQL
12 20 (28.57%) Node.js
12 20 (28.57%) Facebook
12 20 (28.57%) Twitter
12 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 20 (28.57%) Social Network
12 20 (28.57%) Ruby
13 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
14 16 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
16 14 (20.00%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 20 (28.57%) Node.js
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Intranet
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (88.57%) SQL Server
2 26 (37.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.29%) MySQL
7 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (4.29%) Moq
4 3 (4.29%) MSTest
4 3 (4.29%) NUnit
General
1 29 (41.43%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (94.29%) Developer
2 64 (91.43%) .NET Developer
3 36 (51.43%) C# Developer
4 34 (48.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (41.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.29%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.29%) .NET Team Leader
9 3 (4.29%) .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Graduate
9 3 (4.29%) Junior
10 2 (2.86%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (98.57%) .NET
2 61 (87.14%) ASP.NET
3 51 (72.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (52.86%) CSS
5 34 (48.57%) HTML
5 34 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 23 (32.86%) XML
7 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (31.43%) RESTful
8 14 (20.00%) jQuery
9 13 (18.57%) WPF
10 11 (15.71%) Web Services
10 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
11 6 (8.57%) CSS3
11 6 (8.57%) HTML5
12 5 (7.14%) JSON
13 4 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (4.29%) Castle Windsor
14 3 (4.29%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 29 (41.43%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (28.57%) Social Network
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (72.86%) MVC
2 23 (32.86%) Web Application Development
2 23 (32.86%) TDD
3 20 (28.57%) BDD
4 11 (15.71%) OOP
5 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.00%) Scrum
7 6 (8.57%) SOA
7 6 (8.57%) OO
8 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.29%) MVVM
9 3 (4.29%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.29%) Kanban
9 3 (4.29%) Wealth Management
10 2 (2.86%) Waterfall
11 1 (1.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (31.43%) SQL
3 20 (28.57%) Ruby
4 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.00%) PHP
7 6 (8.57%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.71%) Java
9 3 (4.29%) XPath
9 3 (4.29%) C++
9 3 (4.29%) VB
9 3 (4.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Facebook
1 20 (28.57%) Twitter
2 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
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