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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 55 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 41 36 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.35% 3.99% 3.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.85% 8.07% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 33
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
378 446 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.13% 49.45% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 325 403 336
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -10 14 £45,000 - 1
Gloucester -7 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cirencester 0 3 £40,000 - 2
Lechlade - 3 £40,000 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 60 (89.55%) C#
1 60 (89.55%) .NET
2 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET
3 43 (64.18%) SQL Server
4 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (58.21%) SQL
5 39 (58.21%) OO
6 33 (49.25%) Microsoft
7 32 (47.76%) MVC
8 30 (44.78%) Java
9 27 (40.30%) Security Cleared
9 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (37.31%) Scrum
10 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
10 25 (37.31%) Web Services
11 21 (31.34%) HTML
11 21 (31.34%) Oracle
11 21 (31.34%) TDD
12 20 (29.85%) Software Engineering
12 20 (29.85%) SDLC
13 19 (28.36%) WPF
13 19 (28.36%) CSS
14 17 (25.37%) XML
14 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
14 17 (25.37%) .NET Framework
14 17 (25.37%) Entity Framework
15 16 (23.88%) jQuery
15 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
15 16 (23.88%) C
15 16 (23.88%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 10 (14.93%) Confluence
2 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) Intranet
3 1 (1.49%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (64.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.91%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.94%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
2 13 (19.40%) JIRA
2 13 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (14.93%) ReSharper
3 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.93%) Eclipse
3 10 (14.93%) FindBugs
3 10 (14.93%) Maven
3 10 (14.93%) dotCover
4 9 (13.43%) NUnit
4 9 (13.43%) Subversion
4 9 (13.43%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (7.46%) JMeter
5 5 (7.46%) NeoLoad
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Advertising
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Back Office
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Developer
2 29 (43.28%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.91%) C# Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Team Leader
4 11 (16.42%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (14.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Technical Team Leader
7 5 (7.46%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (5.97%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (89.55%) .NET
2 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET
3 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (37.31%) Web Services
5 21 (31.34%) HTML
6 19 (28.36%) CSS
6 19 (28.36%) WPF
7 17 (25.37%) .NET Framework
7 17 (25.37%) Entity Framework
7 17 (25.37%) XML
8 16 (23.88%) jQuery
9 13 (19.40%) NHibernate
9 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
10 10 (14.93%) Spring
11 9 (13.43%) Ajax
11 9 (13.43%) LINQ
11 9 (13.43%) MonoRail
11 9 (13.43%) Castle Windsor
11 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.43%) Social Network
3 3 (4.48%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (58.21%) OO
3 32 (47.76%) MVC
4 25 (37.31%) Scrum
5 21 (31.34%) TDD
6 20 (29.85%) Software Engineering
6 20 (29.85%) SDLC
7 14 (20.90%) UML
8 13 (19.40%) Mentoring
9 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
9 10 (14.93%) Code Coverage
9 10 (14.93%) RUP
10 9 (13.43%) Web Application Development
11 8 (11.94%) Software Architecture
11 8 (11.94%) Release Management
11 8 (11.94%) Coaching
11 8 (11.94%) SOA
11 8 (11.94%) Wealth Management
12 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (89.55%) C#
2 39 (58.21%) SQL
3 30 (44.78%) Java
4 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
5 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
6 16 (23.88%) T-SQL
6 16 (23.88%) C
7 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.48%) C++
9 2 (2.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (40.30%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.40%) DV Cleared
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.94%) Degree
4 8 (11.94%) MCSD
5 4 (5.97%) MCP
Vendors
1 33 (49.25%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.34%) Oracle
3 10 (14.93%) Perforce
4 4 (5.97%) Sybase
5 3 (4.48%) Google
Cheltenham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60-80K
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago