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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 64 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.16% 3.09% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.43% 6.84% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 13
Median salary £46,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% +7.14%
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
316 263 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 48.84% 45.11% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 274 228 281
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 September 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
Bath -5 8 £46,000 +26.02% 2
Taunton -13 3 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Glastonbury - 1 £43,000 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) MVC
3 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (65.38%) TDD
4 17 (65.38%) .NET Framework
5 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
6 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (50.00%) Entity Framework
7 13 (50.00%) WPF
7 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (46.15%) HTML
8 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
8 12 (46.15%) NUnit
8 12 (46.15%) Scrum
9 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
9 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
9 11 (42.31%) SQL
9 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
10 8 (30.77%) Ninject
10 8 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (30.77%) SDLC
10 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 7 (26.92%) Web Application Development
11 7 (26.92%) NHibernate
11 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
12 6 (23.08%) Web Services
12 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
13 5 (19.23%) CSS

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) NUnit
2 5 (19.23%) Moq
2 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (15.38%) MSTest
3 4 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) NSubstitute
4 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Developer
3 9 (34.62%) .NET Software Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (26.92%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 6 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (19.23%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (19.23%) Lead Developer
7 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
8 4 (15.38%) Lead C# Developer
8 4 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (11.54%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (65.38%) .NET Framework
3 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 13 (50.00%) WPF
6 12 (46.15%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (30.77%) Ninject
8 7 (26.92%) NHibernate
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (19.23%) CSS
10 5 (19.23%) HTML5
10 5 (19.23%) RESTful
11 4 (15.38%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (15.38%) CSS3
11 4 (15.38%) jQuery
11 4 (15.38%) Spring.NET
11 4 (15.38%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) MVC
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) TDD
4 12 (46.15%) Scrum
5 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
6 8 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (30.77%) SDLC
6 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Web Application Development
8 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Kanban
10 4 (15.38%) Line Management
10 4 (15.38%) Process Management
10 4 (15.38%) Release Management
10 4 (15.38%) Workflow
11 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
11 3 (11.54%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
5 4 (15.38%) XPath
5 4 (15.38%) XQuery
6 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.69%) Java
8 1 (3.85%) C
8 1 (3.85%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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