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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 54 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.55% 0.53% 2.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.47% 1.24% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 15
Average salary £42,250 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.63% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £30,700 £39,318
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
232 242 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.39% 42.83% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 215 220 314
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram 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 28 April 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
(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
Taunton -5 7 £39,750 +26.19% 2
Weston-super-Mare - 3 £42,500 - 1
Bath +10 2 £41,250 +50.00% 1
Clevedon - 1 £42,500 - 1
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET
3 28 (84.85%) MVC
3 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (63.64%) TDD
5 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
6 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
6 17 (51.52%) Scrum
7 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (42.42%) VB.NET
8 14 (42.42%) Web Application Development
9 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
9 13 (39.39%) WPF
9 13 (39.39%) SQL
10 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
10 12 (36.36%) VB
10 12 (36.36%) Windows
11 11 (33.33%) Entity Framework
12 10 (30.30%) BDD
12 10 (30.30%) WinForms
12 10 (30.30%) NUnit
12 10 (30.30%) HTML
13 9 (27.27%) Moq
13 9 (27.27%) NHibernate
14 8 (24.24%) Streaming Music
14 8 (24.24%) Kanban
14 8 (24.24%) MVVM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (18.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.12%) MySQL
4 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) Big Data
6 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) NUnit
2 9 (27.27%) Moq
3 8 (24.24%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
5 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.03%) NSubstitute
7 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Electronics
2 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 28 (84.85%) .NET Developer
3 11 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Senior Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Developer
5 6 (18.18%) WCF Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (15.15%) C# WCF Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Lead Developer
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET
3 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
5 13 (39.39%) WPF
6 11 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 10 (30.30%) HTML
7 10 (30.30%) WinForms
8 9 (27.27%) NHibernate
9 7 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (18.18%) HTML5
11 5 (15.15%) CSS
11 5 (15.15%) CSS3
11 5 (15.15%) LINQ
11 5 (15.15%) Ninject
11 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (12.12%) jQuery
12 4 (12.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Streaming Music
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (84.85%) MVC
2 21 (63.64%) TDD
3 17 (51.52%) Scrum
4 14 (42.42%) Web Application Development
5 10 (30.30%) BDD
6 8 (24.24%) Kanban
6 8 (24.24%) MVVM
7 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (15.15%) Mobile Development
8 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.12%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (12.12%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
10 3 (9.09%) SOA
11 2 (6.06%) ETL
11 2 (6.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (42.42%) VB.NET
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) VB
5 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 5 (15.15%) Java
7 4 (12.12%) VB6
8 3 (9.09%) C++
9 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
9 2 (6.06%) Ruby
9 2 (6.06%) XPath
9 2 (6.06%) XQuery
10 1 (3.03%) Scala
10 1 (3.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
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