The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 59 72 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.44% 0.80% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.70% 1.88% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 8
Average salary £36,500 £33,750 £35,980
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.14% -6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,450 £41,000 £52,500
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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
263 320 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.76% 42.44% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 229 285 179
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WCF
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

WCF Salary Trend in Somerset

WCF
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Bath +14 4 £36,500 +4.28% 1
Taunton +6 3 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Street - 2 £45,000 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 23 (92.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) .NET
3 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) SQL
5 12 (48.00%) Scrum
5 12 (48.00%) Web Services
6 11 (44.00%) HTML
7 10 (40.00%) CSS
7 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (36.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) MVC
9 6 (24.00%) Degree
9 6 (24.00%) WPF
10 5 (20.00%) MVVM
11 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (16.00%) BDD
12 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
12 3 (12.00%) SDLC
12 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (12.00%) Web Development
12 3 (12.00%) Finance
12 3 (12.00%) Project Management
12 3 (12.00%) WinForms
12 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
12 3 (12.00%) OO
12 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
12 3 (12.00%) OOD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.00%) Moq
2 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) AWS Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) Web Services
3 11 (44.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) CSS
4 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (24.00%) WPF
7 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (12.00%) WinForms
9 2 (8.00%) XML
10 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
10 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Streaming Music
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Scrum
3 6 (24.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) MVVM
5 4 (16.00%) BDD
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) OOD
7 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) Kanban
8 1 (4.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) HP
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago