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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 44 54 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 42 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.02% 3.47% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.45% 8.67% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 28
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +22.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
402 323 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.03% 39.98% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 359 298 413
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +6 26 £45,000 +11.11% 3
Gloucester +1 11 £40,000 -40.74%
Cirencester +11 2 £38,000 -13.14% 1
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 64 (96.97%) C#
3 51 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 51 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (66.67%) MVC
5 41 (62.12%) ASP.NET Web API
6 39 (59.09%) HTML
7 36 (54.55%) SQL
7 36 (54.55%) CSS
8 31 (46.97%) jQuery
9 30 (45.45%) Visual Studio
10 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
11 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
12 25 (37.88%) T-SQL
13 22 (33.33%) XML
13 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
14 19 (28.79%) SOAP
14 19 (28.79%) REST
15 17 (25.76%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (24.24%) RESTful
16 16 (24.24%) OO
17 15 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
18 14 (21.21%) .NET Framework
18 14 (21.21%) JSON
19 13 (19.70%) Ruby
19 13 (19.70%) TDD
19 13 (19.70%) BDD
19 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
19 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
19 13 (19.70%) Node.js

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (16.67%) 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 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (45.45%) 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 10 (15.15%) Advertising
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (86.36%) Developer
2 45 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 32 (48.48%) C# Developer
4 29 (43.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (34.85%) Senior Developer
5 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET Developer
5 23 (34.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (21.21%) Senior C# Developer
6 14 (21.21%) Senior .NET Developer
6 14 (21.21%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (13.64%) Senior Web Developer
7 9 (13.64%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Automated Test Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.52%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (1.52%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.52%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (77.27%) ASP.NET
2 51 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 41 (62.12%) ASP.NET Web API
4 39 (59.09%) HTML
5 36 (54.55%) CSS
6 31 (46.97%) jQuery
7 22 (33.33%) XML
8 19 (28.79%) SOAP
8 19 (28.79%) REST
9 16 (24.24%) RESTful
10 14 (21.21%) .NET Framework
10 14 (21.21%) JSON
11 13 (19.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 10 (15.15%) ADO.NET
14 9 (13.64%) WPF
14 9 (13.64%) Web Services
15 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 6 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.55%) Social Network
2 3 (4.55%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) MVC
2 16 (24.24%) OO
3 13 (19.70%) TDD
3 13 (19.70%) BDD
3 13 (19.70%) Web Application Development
4 7 (10.61%) OOP
5 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.58%) System Testing
6 4 (6.06%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.03%) Web Development
7 2 (3.03%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.52%) SOA
8 1 (1.52%) MVVM
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.52%) Static Code Analysis
8 1 (1.52%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 64 (96.97%) C#
2 36 (54.55%) SQL
3 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
4 25 (37.88%) T-SQL
5 13 (19.70%) Ruby
6 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.06%) VBScript
8 1 (1.52%) XAML
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.70%) Facebook
3 3 (4.55%) Twitter
4 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cirencester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago