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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 39 52 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 71 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.99% 4.10% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.37% 10.05% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 70 37 20
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,600 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
462 378 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 38.95% 40.78% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 420 335 369
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 December 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 December 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 32 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Cirencester +13 10 £43,500 -13.00% 1
Gloucester +5 8 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Tewkesbury - 5 £47,500 - 1
Stroud - 2 £45,000 -
Dursley - 2 £45,000 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 114 (99.13%) C#
1 114 (99.13%) .NET
2 89 (77.39%) ASP.NET
3 88 (76.52%) SQL Server
4 87 (75.65%) MVC
5 83 (72.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 64 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (49.57%) SQL
8 55 (47.83%) HTML
8 55 (47.83%) CSS
9 54 (46.96%) JavaScript
10 49 (42.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 47 (40.87%) Microsoft
12 43 (37.39%) jQuery
13 42 (36.52%) T-SQL
13 42 (36.52%) Enterprise Software
14 41 (35.65%) Web Application Development
14 41 (35.65%) TDD
15 38 (33.04%) Visual Studio
16 36 (31.30%) Facebook
17 35 (30.43%) RESTful
18 34 (29.57%) .NET Framework
19 31 (26.96%) XML
19 31 (26.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 31 (26.96%) Node.js
20 30 (26.09%) Finance
21 27 (23.48%) Advertising
21 27 (23.48%) Git (software)
22 26 (22.61%) Ruby
22 26 (22.61%) BDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 31 (26.96%) Node.js
2 4 (3.48%) IIS
3 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.87%) DNS
2 1 (0.87%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (76.52%) SQL Server
2 26 (22.61%) NoSQL
3 18 (15.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (10.43%) Relational Database
6 11 (9.57%) RDBMS
7 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.87%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (33.04%) Visual Studio
2 27 (23.48%) Git (software)
3 19 (16.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (8.70%) MSTest
4 10 (8.70%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (8.70%) Moq
4 10 (8.70%) NUnit
5 1 (0.87%) JIRA
5 1 (0.87%) JMeter
5 1 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.87%) NeoLoad
General
1 30 (26.09%) Finance
2 27 (23.48%) Advertising
3 5 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (91.30%) Developer
2 83 (72.17%) .NET Developer
3 33 (28.70%) Senior Developer
4 32 (27.83%) C# Developer
5 29 (25.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (18.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
8 18 (15.65%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (13.91%) Senior C# Developer
10 14 (12.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Senior Web Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Web Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Software Engineer
13 4 (3.48%) Team Leader
13 4 (3.48%) Development Team Leader
13 4 (3.48%) .NET Team Leader
14 3 (2.61%) Development Engineer
14 3 (2.61%) Senior Software Engineer
14 3 (2.61%) C# Software Engineer
15 2 (1.74%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (99.13%) .NET
2 89 (77.39%) ASP.NET
3 83 (72.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 55 (47.83%) CSS
4 55 (47.83%) HTML
5 49 (42.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 43 (37.39%) jQuery
7 35 (30.43%) RESTful
8 34 (29.57%) .NET Framework
9 31 (26.96%) XML
9 31 (26.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (16.52%) Web Services
10 19 (16.52%) JSON
11 15 (13.04%) WPF
11 15 (13.04%) Ninject
12 12 (10.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (8.70%) Unity DI Container
13 10 (8.70%) Castle Windsor
13 10 (8.70%) Spring.NET
13 10 (8.70%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 42 (36.52%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.70%) Social Network
2 10 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (6.09%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.35%) Physics
4 5 (4.35%) Chemistry
4 5 (4.35%) iPhone
4 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.87%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Windows
2 5 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (75.65%) MVC
2 64 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (35.65%) TDD
3 41 (35.65%) Web Application Development
4 26 (22.61%) BDD
5 20 (17.39%) OO
6 19 (16.52%) Scrum
7 15 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (11.30%) Mentoring
8 13 (11.30%) SOA
9 11 (9.57%) Wealth Management
9 11 (9.57%) Release Management
9 11 (9.57%) Coaching
9 11 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.70%) Kanban
11 8 (6.96%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.35%) Project Management
12 5 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (3.48%) Web Development
13 4 (3.48%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (99.13%) C#
2 57 (49.57%) SQL
3 54 (46.96%) JavaScript
4 42 (36.52%) T-SQL
5 26 (22.61%) Ruby
6 8 (6.96%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.61%) C
8 2 (1.74%) C++
9 1 (0.87%) Java
9 1 (0.87%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.87%) XAML
9 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.57%) MCSD
3 5 (4.35%) PhD
4 2 (1.74%) Degree
5 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (40.87%) Microsoft
2 36 (31.30%) Facebook
3 10 (8.70%) Twitter
4 5 (4.35%) Google
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle
6 1 (0.87%) Sybase
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Tewkesbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cirencester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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