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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South West / Somerset
Rank 56 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.78% 2.77% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.59% 6.72% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 15
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £36,250 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%

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
303 253 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 49.84% 41.27% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 255 226 232
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Bath +5 13 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Taunton -8 1 £49,056 +30.81%
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 39 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (97.44%) MVC
3 37 (94.87%) .NET
4 31 (79.49%) Entity Framework
5 30 (76.92%) .NET Framework
6 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (66.67%) WPF
8 25 (64.10%) SQL
9 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
9 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
9 23 (58.97%) HTML
10 21 (53.85%) Unit Testing
11 20 (51.28%) TDD
12 19 (48.72%) Software Engineering
12 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (46.15%) WinForms
14 17 (43.59%) Scrum
15 16 (41.03%) T-SQL
16 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
16 15 (38.46%) NUnit
16 15 (38.46%) NHibernate
17 13 (33.33%) CSS
18 12 (30.77%) Web Services
18 12 (30.77%) jQuery
18 12 (30.77%) Moq
18 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 11 (28.21%) XPath
19 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
19 11 (28.21%) RESTful
19 11 (28.21%) Workflow

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) NUnit
2 12 (30.77%) Moq
3 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.26%) JUnit
4 4 (10.26%) Mockito
5 2 (5.13%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 21 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 19 (48.72%) Software Engineer
4 12 (30.77%) .NET Software Engineer
4 12 (30.77%) C# Developer
5 10 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (25.64%) Software Developer
6 9 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (23.08%) Lead .NET Developer
6 9 (23.08%) Lead Developer
7 6 (15.38%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (12.82%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
9 4 (10.26%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (10.26%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (10.26%) Agile Developer
9 4 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (10.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (10.26%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (94.87%) .NET
2 31 (79.49%) Entity Framework
3 30 (76.92%) .NET Framework
4 26 (66.67%) WPF
5 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
5 23 (58.97%) HTML
6 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (46.15%) WinForms
8 15 (38.46%) NHibernate
9 13 (33.33%) CSS
10 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (30.77%) jQuery
10 12 (30.77%) Web Services
11 11 (28.21%) RESTful
11 11 (28.21%) XML
11 11 (28.21%) XSLT
12 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (15.38%) Ajax
13 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Streaming Music
2 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Android
1 6 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) MVC
2 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 20 (51.28%) TDD
5 19 (48.72%) Software Engineering
6 17 (43.59%) Scrum
7 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (28.21%) Workflow
8 10 (25.64%) Line Management
8 10 (25.64%) Process Management
9 6 (15.38%) Android Development
9 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
9 6 (15.38%) iOS Development
9 6 (15.38%) Release Management
9 6 (15.38%) Service Management
10 5 (12.82%) SDLC
11 4 (10.26%) Kanban
11 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.26%) SOA
12 2 (5.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (64.10%) SQL
3 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
4 16 (41.03%) T-SQL
5 11 (28.21%) XPath
5 11 (28.21%) XQuery
6 10 (25.64%) Java
7 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 5 (12.82%) C
8 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
9 3 (7.69%) C++
10 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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