The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 16 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 8.22% 3.23% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.79% 5.56% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £36,250 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.85% +1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
38 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 52.05% 58.06% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 23
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Plymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 7 (70.00%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (70.00%) Ninject
2 7 (70.00%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (70.00%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (70.00%) MSTest
2 7 (70.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (70.00%) Moq
2 7 (70.00%) NUnit
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Kanban
2 7 (70.00%) Spring.NET
3 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) CQRS
3 3 (30.00%) Games

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) NUnit
1 7 (70.00%) MSTest
1 7 (70.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (70.00%) Moq
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) Spring.NET
2 7 (70.00%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (70.00%) Ninject
2 7 (70.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) CQRS
3 3 (30.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
Plymouth, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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