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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 50 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 35 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.94% 3.97% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.06% 9.12% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 38
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
434 362 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.82% 43.56% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 395 336 476
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 22 £45,000 +11.11% 3
Gloucester - 9 £40,000 -
Cirencester +14 1 - -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (98.48%) C#
3 56 (84.85%) ASP.NET
4 53 (80.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (69.70%) MVC
6 42 (63.64%) HTML
7 39 (59.09%) CSS
8 38 (57.58%) SQL Server
9 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 30 (45.45%) SQL
11 28 (42.42%) jQuery
12 25 (37.88%) JavaScript
12 25 (37.88%) XML
13 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
14 22 (33.33%) Visual Studio
15 20 (30.30%) T-SQL
16 19 (28.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 19 (28.79%) Enterprise Software
17 17 (25.76%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (24.24%) RESTful
18 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (24.24%) Finance
19 15 (22.73%) OO
19 15 (22.73%) SOAP
19 15 (22.73%) REST
20 13 (19.70%) Node.js
20 13 (19.70%) Facebook
20 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
20 13 (19.70%) BDD
20 13 (19.70%) NoSQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (19.70%) Node.js
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.52%) IIS
2 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) FTP
1 1 (1.52%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (24.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.06%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 17 (25.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) MSI
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (87.88%) Developer
2 49 (74.24%) .NET Developer
3 35 (53.03%) C# Developer
4 32 (48.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (43.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (24.24%) Senior Developer
7 10 (15.15%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (15.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (15.15%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Automated Test Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (1.52%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.52%) Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.52%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 53 (80.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (63.64%) HTML
5 39 (59.09%) CSS
6 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (42.42%) jQuery
8 25 (37.88%) XML
9 19 (28.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (24.24%) RESTful
11 15 (22.73%) REST
11 15 (22.73%) SOAP
12 11 (16.67%) Web Services
12 11 (16.67%) JSON
13 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
14 8 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (10.61%) CSS3
15 7 (10.61%) HTML5
15 7 (10.61%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (13.64%) Social Network
3 3 (4.55%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (69.70%) MVC
2 15 (22.73%) OO
3 13 (19.70%) TDD
3 13 (19.70%) BDD
3 13 (19.70%) Web Application Development
4 9 (13.64%) OOP
5 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.58%) System Testing
7 3 (4.55%) SOA
7 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.03%) Web Development
8 2 (3.03%) Wealth Management
8 2 (3.03%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.52%) Static Code Analysis
9 1 (1.52%) Build Automation
9 1 (1.52%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 65 (98.48%) C#
2 30 (45.45%) SQL
3 25 (37.88%) JavaScript
4 20 (30.30%) T-SQL
5 13 (19.70%) Ruby
6 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.06%) VBScript
8 2 (3.03%) XPath
9 1 (1.52%) C
9 1 (1.52%) PHP
9 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.70%) Facebook
3 9 (13.64%) Twitter
4 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
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Salary: 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 8 days ago
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