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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 83 64 83
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.12% 3.28% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.23% 7.18% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 18
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £46,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
459 418 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.48% 45.68% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 398 384 438
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -12 10 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Gloucester -15 4 £41,500 +18.57% 2
Cirencester - 2 £48,250 - 1
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 92 (96.84%) C#
1 92 (96.84%) .NET
2 76 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 74 (77.89%) SQL Server
4 65 (68.42%) MVC
5 62 (65.26%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 52 (54.74%) SQL
8 49 (51.58%) JavaScript
9 48 (50.53%) Microsoft
10 43 (45.26%) HTML
11 41 (43.16%) CSS
12 36 (37.89%) Web Services
13 35 (36.84%) jQuery
14 32 (33.68%) T-SQL
15 30 (31.58%) XML
15 30 (31.58%) Visual Studio
16 29 (30.53%) Finance
16 29 (30.53%) TDD
17 28 (29.47%) Microsoft Certification
18 27 (28.42%) OO
19 25 (26.32%) Web Application Development
20 23 (24.21%) ASP.NET Web API
20 23 (24.21%) SQL Server 2008
21 22 (23.16%) Relational Database
21 22 (23.16%) Mentoring
22 21 (22.11%) Scrum
23 20 (21.05%) .NET Framework
24 19 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
25 18 (18.95%) Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (18.95%) Node.js
2 10 (10.53%) IIS
3 7 (7.37%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.21%) Confluence
5 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.21%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (77.89%) SQL Server
2 23 (24.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (23.16%) Relational Database
4 18 (18.95%) RDBMS
5 14 (14.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (12.63%) NoSQL
7 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database
7 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 16 (16.84%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (9.47%) JIRA
5 7 (7.37%) JMeter
5 7 (7.37%) NUnit
5 7 (7.37%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (7.37%) NeoLoad
6 4 (4.21%) dotCover
6 4 (4.21%) FindBugs
6 4 (4.21%) Subversion
6 4 (4.21%) Maven
6 4 (4.21%) ReSharper
6 4 (4.21%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.16%) Moq
7 3 (3.16%) MSTest
General
1 29 (30.53%) Finance
2 12 (12.63%) Advertising
3 6 (6.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (78.95%) Developer
2 57 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 23 (24.21%) C# Developer
4 22 (23.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (21.05%) Senior Developer
6 18 (18.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
8 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (13.68%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (11.58%) Team Leader
10 11 (11.58%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (7.37%) .NET Team Leader
11 7 (7.37%) Development Team Leader
11 7 (7.37%) Analyst
12 6 (6.32%) Test Analyst
13 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
14 3 (3.16%) Tester
14 3 (3.16%) Software Team Leader
15 2 (2.11%) Development Engineer
15 2 (2.11%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (96.84%) .NET
2 76 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 60 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (45.26%) HTML
5 41 (43.16%) CSS
6 36 (37.89%) Web Services
7 35 (36.84%) jQuery
8 30 (31.58%) XML
9 23 (24.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (21.05%) .NET Framework
11 18 (18.95%) RESTful
11 18 (18.95%) Entity Framework
11 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (14.74%) WPF
13 13 (13.68%) AngularJS
14 11 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (9.47%) JSON
15 9 (9.47%) Ninject
16 8 (8.42%) CSS3
16 8 (8.42%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.37%) Social Network
4 6 (6.32%) iPhone
4 6 (6.32%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.32%) Physics
4 6 (6.32%) Chemistry
4 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.26%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) Windows
2 7 (7.37%) Linux
3 6 (6.32%) Android
4 4 (4.21%) UNIX
5 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (68.42%) MVC
2 62 (65.26%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (30.53%) TDD
4 27 (28.42%) OO
5 25 (26.32%) Web Application Development
6 22 (23.16%) Mentoring
7 21 (22.11%) Scrum
8 18 (18.95%) SOA
8 18 (18.95%) Coaching
8 18 (18.95%) Wealth Management
8 18 (18.95%) Release Management
9 12 (12.63%) BDD
10 9 (9.47%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
11 8 (8.42%) UML
11 8 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (7.37%) Performance Testing
12 7 (7.37%) Line Management
13 6 (6.32%) Domain-Driven Design
14 5 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 92 (96.84%) C#
2 52 (54.74%) SQL
3 49 (51.58%) JavaScript
4 32 (33.68%) T-SQL
5 16 (16.84%) Java
6 12 (12.63%) Ruby
7 8 (8.42%) VB.NET
8 7 (7.37%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.32%) C
10 2 (2.11%) VB
11 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (29.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (18.95%) MCSD
3 14 (14.74%) Security Cleared
4 10 (10.53%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.32%) PhD
6 4 (4.21%) MCP
7 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 48 (50.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.79%) Facebook
3 11 (11.58%) Oracle
4 6 (6.32%) Google
5 4 (4.21%) Sybase
5 4 (4.21%) Perforce
6 3 (3.16%) Twitter
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago