The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 57 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 39 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.70% 2.98% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.68% 7.60% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 32
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,625 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
403 513 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 38.20% 39.25% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 368 447 306
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,550
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

WCF
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the South Wales region.

WCF Salary Trend in South Wales

WCF
Salary Histogram in South Wales

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

WCF Salary Histogram in South Wales

WCF
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cardiff +9 25 £35,000 - 8
Neath Port Talbot -7 9 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Torfaen 0 2 £44,000 +35.38%
WCF
Wales

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Wales region with a requirement for WCF.

1 60 (98.36%) .NET
2 58 (95.08%) C#
2 58 (95.08%) MVC
3 56 (91.80%) ASP.NET
4 52 (85.25%) JavaScript
5 46 (75.41%) HTML
6 45 (73.77%) CSS
6 45 (73.77%) SQL Server
7 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
9 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (55.74%) SQL
10 34 (55.74%) Scrum
11 30 (49.18%) MS Excel
12 29 (47.54%) jQuery
12 29 (47.54%) .NET Framework
13 27 (44.26%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (44.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 25 (40.98%) Team Foundation Server
15 23 (37.70%) XML
16 20 (32.79%) Visual Studio
17 19 (31.15%) OO
17 19 (31.15%) TDD
18 18 (29.51%) T-SQL
18 18 (29.51%) SDLC
19 17 (27.87%) VB.NET
20 14 (22.95%) WinForms
20 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
21 12 (19.67%) KnockoutJS
21 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 12 (19.67%) IIS
2 8 (13.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (49.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (73.77%) SQL Server
2 27 (44.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.75%) Hadoop
4 8 (13.11%) Big Data
5 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.92%) SSDT
8 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (32.79%) Visual Studio
3 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (13.11%) TeamCity
5 5 (8.20%) Subversion
6 4 (6.56%) NUnit
7 3 (4.92%) NMock
8 2 (3.28%) MSTest
9 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.64%) Moq
9 1 (1.64%) QUnit
9 1 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Electronics
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (80.33%) Developer
2 34 (55.74%) .NET Developer
3 14 (22.95%) C# Developer
4 12 (19.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Senior Developer
6 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
8 6 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Scrum Master
10 4 (6.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Junior
10 4 (6.56%) Junior .NET Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (98.36%) .NET
2 56 (91.80%) ASP.NET
3 46 (75.41%) HTML
4 45 (73.77%) CSS
5 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (47.54%) .NET Framework
6 29 (47.54%) jQuery
7 27 (44.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 23 (37.70%) XML
9 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
9 14 (22.95%) WinForms
10 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (19.67%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (16.39%) Entity Framework
12 9 (14.75%) Web Services
12 9 (14.75%) XSLT
13 7 (11.48%) Ajax
13 7 (11.48%) JSON
14 5 (8.20%) HTML5
14 5 (8.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.11%) Informatics
2 8 (13.11%) NHS
3 6 (9.84%) User Experience
4 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.92%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.28%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) Fintech
6 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (95.08%) MVC
2 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (55.74%) Scrum
4 19 (31.15%) OO
4 19 (31.15%) TDD
5 18 (29.51%) SDLC
6 10 (16.39%) Open Source
7 8 (13.11%) Coaching
8 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.48%) OOD
8 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.48%) Web Development
9 4 (6.56%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Kanban
9 4 (6.56%) OOP
9 4 (6.56%) UX Design
10 3 (4.92%) Asynchronous Programming
10 3 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.92%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 58 (95.08%) C#
2 52 (85.25%) JavaScript
3 34 (55.74%) SQL
4 18 (29.51%) T-SQL
5 17 (27.87%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.20%) Java
6 5 (8.20%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) VB6
7 1 (1.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) RedGate
3 3 (4.92%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
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