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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 98 81 61
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.71% 2.48% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 6.25% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 29
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
South West

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
371 448 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.13% 39.61% 46.33%
Number of salaries quoted 247 390 386
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucester +2 1 - -
Stroud - 1 £37,500 -
Dursley - 1 £45,000 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 16 (84.21%) C#
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 11 (57.89%) SDLC
4 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 9 (47.37%) MVC
6 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) Scrum
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) WPF
9 5 (26.32%) LINQ
9 5 (26.32%) Social Network
9 5 (26.32%) JIRA
9 5 (26.32%) MonoRail
9 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
9 5 (26.32%) NUnit
9 5 (26.32%) Subversion
9 5 (26.32%) Ajax
9 5 (26.32%) NHibernate
9 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) OO
9 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (26.32%) Rhino Mocks

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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
1 5 (26.32%) NUnit
1 5 (26.32%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (26.32%) Subversion
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) dotCover
2 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.79%) FindBugs
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) ReSharper
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) JMeter
3 2 (10.53%) NeoLoad
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) WPF
5 5 (26.32%) Ajax
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 5 (26.32%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (26.32%) LINQ
5 5 (26.32%) MonoRail
5 5 (26.32%) NHibernate
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
7 3 (15.79%) Spring
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP
8 2 (10.53%) WinForms
9 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Social Network
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Cybercrime
2 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) SDLC
3 9 (47.37%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) Web Application Development
6 3 (15.79%) Code Coverage
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.79%) RUP
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
7 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Perforce
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle