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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 56 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 26 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.38% 5.52% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.08% 11.60% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 8
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £39,469
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
367 293 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 47.72% 47.56% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 320 278 289
Average salary £37,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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 -9 18 £35,000 -9.67% 4
Taunton -9 5 £31,500 -8.69% 4
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (65.79%) .NET
3 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
5 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
6 17 (44.74%) MVC
6 17 (44.74%) WPF
7 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
8 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
9 13 (34.21%) C++
9 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
9 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
9 13 (34.21%) Degree
10 12 (31.58%) Mathematics
10 12 (31.58%) Software Testing
10 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (31.58%) C
10 12 (31.58%) VB.NET
10 12 (31.58%) Client/Server
10 12 (31.58%) Logistics
10 12 (31.58%) Manufacturing
11 11 (28.95%) SQL
11 11 (28.95%) HTML
12 9 (23.68%) Web Services
12 9 (23.68%) XML
13 7 (18.42%) CSS
14 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
14 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
14 6 (15.79%) TDD
15 5 (13.16%) UML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.26%) Node.js
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) NUnit
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Software Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Architect
9 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
9 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
3 17 (44.74%) WPF
4 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (28.95%) HTML
6 9 (23.68%) Web Services
6 9 (23.68%) XML
7 7 (18.42%) CSS
8 3 (7.89%) NHibernate
8 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
8 3 (7.89%) LINQ
8 3 (7.89%) MonoRail
8 3 (7.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (7.89%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (5.26%) RESTful
9 2 (5.26%) XSD
9 2 (5.26%) XSLT
9 2 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 12 (31.58%) Mathematics
2 12 (31.58%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.89%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.89%) Tandem
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) MVC
3 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 12 (31.58%) Logistics
4 12 (31.58%) Software Testing
5 6 (15.79%) TDD
6 5 (13.16%) UML
6 5 (13.16%) Web Application Development
7 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.53%) OO
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.26%) Web Development
8 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Web Design
8 2 (5.26%) OOD
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) C++
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 12 (31.58%) VB.NET
3 12 (31.58%) C
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.53%) Java
6 3 (7.89%) VBScript
6 3 (7.89%) VB
6 3 (7.89%) VB6
7 2 (5.26%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
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