The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 56 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.54% 1.63% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.84% 3.85% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 14
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £33,720
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £35,000 £40,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
257 234 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 43.49% 42.39% 56.12%
Number of salaries quoted 240 205 382
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -12 8 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Weston-super-Mare - 3 £42,500 -
Bath -4 1 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Clevedon - 1 £42,500 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WCF.

1 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (91.18%) ASP.NET
3 29 (85.29%) MVC
3 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (64.71%) TDD
6 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
6 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
7 19 (55.88%) Scrum
8 15 (44.12%) SQL
9 14 (41.18%) .NET Framework
10 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
10 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 12 (35.29%) Web Application Development
12 11 (32.35%) WPF
12 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (32.35%) HTML
13 10 (29.41%) Windows
13 10 (29.41%) VB.NET
13 10 (29.41%) NUnit
13 10 (29.41%) Entity Framework
13 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (26.47%) Ninject
14 9 (26.47%) Dependency Injection
14 9 (26.47%) Moq
14 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
15 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
15 8 (23.53%) VB
15 8 (23.53%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.76%) MySQL
4 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Big Data
6 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) NUnit
2 9 (26.47%) Moq
3 8 (23.53%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
5 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (11.76%) MSTest
7 1 (2.94%) NSubstitute
7 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Electronics
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 27 (79.41%) .NET Developer
3 13 (38.24%) C# Developer
4 12 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
6 8 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (20.59%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (20.59%) Lead Developer
8 6 (17.65%) Agile Developer
8 6 (17.65%) WCF Developer
9 5 (14.71%) Agile .NET Developer
9 5 (14.71%) Agile C# Developer
9 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (14.71%) C# WCF Developer
9 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (11.76%) Technical Leader
11 3 (8.82%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (91.18%) ASP.NET
3 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (41.18%) .NET Framework
5 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 11 (32.35%) HTML
6 11 (32.35%) WPF
7 10 (29.41%) Entity Framework
8 9 (26.47%) Ninject
9 8 (23.53%) WinForms
10 7 (20.59%) Web Services
11 6 (17.65%) jQuery
12 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (14.71%) HTML5
12 5 (14.71%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (14.71%) LINQ
12 5 (14.71%) NHibernate
13 4 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
13 4 (11.76%) CSS3
13 4 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (11.76%) Streaming Music
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) iPad
5 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (85.29%) MVC
2 22 (64.71%) TDD
3 19 (55.88%) Scrum
4 12 (35.29%) Web Application Development
5 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (26.47%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Kanban
8 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
9 6 (17.65%) BDD
10 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
10 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (11.76%) Mobile Development
10 4 (11.76%) MVVM
10 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
10 4 (11.76%) Release Management
10 4 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) VB.NET
5 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 8 (23.53%) VB
6 6 (17.65%) Java
7 4 (11.76%) VB6
7 4 (11.76%) XPath
7 4 (11.76%) XQuery
8 3 (8.82%) C++
8 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.94%) C
9 1 (2.94%) Scala
9 1 (2.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
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