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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 104 68 42
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -26
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 24 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.77% 2.46% 5.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 7.45% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 66
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
434 322 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.13% 33.06% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 368 281 408
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
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 10 December 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
Cheltenham -12 6 £37,500 -16.66%
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (68.75%) MVC
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (50.00%) Streaming Music
5 8 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (50.00%) Node.js
5 8 (50.00%) Ninject
5 8 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
8 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (18.75%) WPF
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
8 3 (18.75%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) Java
9 2 (12.50%) JavaScript

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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) MSI
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 8 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (50.00%) Ninject
4 8 (50.00%) Node.js
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) RESTful
7 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Streaming Music
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) MCSD
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
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