The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 61 66 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 35 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.37% 2.50% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 5.29% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 24
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
385 454 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.05% 47.29% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 330 412 413
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £41,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 June 2015.

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 1 June 2015. 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 -2 16 £45,000 +16.12% 5
Gloucester -12 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Lechlade - 3 £40,000 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 78 (93.98%) C#
1 78 (93.98%) .NET
2 69 (83.13%) ASP.NET
3 59 (71.08%) SQL Server
4 53 (63.86%) MVC
4 53 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (57.83%) SQL
5 48 (57.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
7 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
8 37 (44.58%) OO
9 35 (42.17%) Web Services
10 32 (38.55%) HTML
11 30 (36.14%) CSS
11 30 (36.14%) jQuery
11 30 (36.14%) SDLC
12 26 (31.33%) Java
13 25 (30.12%) TDD
14 24 (28.92%) XML
14 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Certification
15 23 (27.71%) Finance
15 23 (27.71%) Security Cleared
16 21 (25.30%) Visual Studio
17 20 (24.10%) T-SQL
17 20 (24.10%) Scrum
17 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (22.89%) Relational Database
18 19 (22.89%) Mentoring
18 19 (22.89%) .NET Framework
19 18 (21.69%) WPF

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 9 (10.84%) Node.js
1 9 (10.84%) IIS
2 8 (9.64%) Confluence
3 7 (8.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (71.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.89%) Relational Database
3 17 (20.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (18.07%) RDBMS
5 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database
5 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
5 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (25.30%) Visual Studio
2 15 (18.07%) Git (software)
3 13 (15.66%) JIRA
4 12 (14.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (9.64%) ReSharper
5 8 (9.64%) Maven
5 8 (9.64%) NUnit
5 8 (9.64%) Subversion
5 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
5 8 (9.64%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (9.64%) FindBugs
5 8 (9.64%) dotCover
6 7 (8.43%) NeoLoad
6 7 (8.43%) JMeter
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Advertising
3 2 (2.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (71.08%) Developer
2 40 (48.19%) .NET Developer
3 20 (24.10%) C# Developer
4 18 (21.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (20.48%) Senior Developer
6 14 (16.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (15.66%) Team Leader
8 12 (14.46%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (13.25%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (12.05%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (9.64%) Software Engineer
12 7 (8.43%) Analyst
13 6 (7.23%) Test Analyst
14 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
14 5 (6.02%) .NET Team Leader
14 5 (6.02%) Development Team Leader
14 5 (6.02%) Software Team Leader
15 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET Programmer
15 3 (3.61%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (93.98%) .NET
2 69 (83.13%) ASP.NET
3 48 (57.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (42.17%) Web Services
5 32 (38.55%) HTML
6 30 (36.14%) CSS
6 30 (36.14%) jQuery
7 24 (28.92%) XML
8 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (22.89%) .NET Framework
10 18 (21.69%) WPF
10 18 (21.69%) Entity Framework
11 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (14.46%) NHibernate
13 11 (13.25%) AngularJS
14 10 (12.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (10.84%) Ajax
15 9 (10.84%) LINQ
16 8 (9.64%) MonoRail
16 8 (9.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.64%) Social Network
3 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.02%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.82%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.82%) Physics
5 4 (4.82%) Chemistry
5 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) User Experience
7 2 (2.41%) iPhone
7 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Linux
3 4 (4.82%) UNIX
4 2 (2.41%) Android
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (63.86%) MVC
1 53 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (44.58%) OO
3 30 (36.14%) SDLC
4 25 (30.12%) TDD
5 20 (24.10%) Scrum
6 19 (22.89%) Mentoring
7 17 (20.48%) Web Application Development
8 16 (19.28%) Software Engineering
9 15 (18.07%) Release Management
9 15 (18.07%) Wealth Management
9 15 (18.07%) SOA
9 15 (18.07%) Coaching
10 12 (14.46%) UML
11 9 (10.84%) Waterfall
11 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (9.64%) Code Coverage
12 8 (9.64%) RUP
12 8 (9.64%) Software Architecture
13 7 (8.43%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 78 (93.98%) C#
2 48 (57.83%) SQL
3 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
4 26 (31.33%) Java
5 20 (24.10%) T-SQL
6 12 (14.46%) C
7 10 (12.05%) VB.NET
8 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
8 7 (8.43%) Ruby
9 3 (3.61%) C++
10 2 (2.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (27.71%) Security Cleared
3 15 (18.07%) MCSD
4 12 (14.46%) DV Cleared
5 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.82%) Degree
6 4 (4.82%) MCP
6 4 (4.82%) PhD
Vendors
1 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.48%) Oracle
3 8 (9.64%) Perforce
4 7 (8.43%) Facebook
5 5 (6.02%) Google
6 4 (4.82%) Sybase
Cheltenham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago