The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 16 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 5.56% 12.33% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.68% 23.68% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +26.98%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Devon

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 Plymouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 38 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 57.41% 52.05% 74.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 53
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Plymouth 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 Plymouth

WCF
Salary Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Plymouth region.

WCF Salary Trend in Plymouth

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for WCF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior WPF Developer
4 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft