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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 58 35 76
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +41
Permanent jobs citing WCF 32 67 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.04% 5.77% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.20% 13.73% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 31 65 9
Average salary £36,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
348 488 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.02% 42.00% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 309 451 315
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
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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
Cardiff -23 12 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Torfaen +2 8 £36,000 +18.03%
Bridgend -2 5 £32,500 -15.58%
Newport +14 4 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Neath Port Talbot +1 2 £35,500 -7.79%
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
WCF
Wales

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 78 (100.00%) C#
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (67.95%) HTML
2 53 (67.95%) MVC
3 52 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET
4 41 (52.56%) Microsoft
5 40 (51.28%) SQL
5 40 (51.28%) CSS
6 39 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 37 (47.44%) TDD
8 36 (46.15%) .NET Framework
9 34 (43.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 32 (41.03%) WinForms
10 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (39.74%) OO
12 28 (35.90%) XML
13 24 (30.77%) MS Excel
13 24 (30.77%) Scrum
13 24 (30.77%) NUnit
14 21 (26.92%) Windows
14 21 (26.92%) MSTest
14 21 (26.92%) Moq
15 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (23.08%) OOD
16 18 (23.08%) HTML5
17 16 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
19 14 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 6 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.85%) Node.js
3 1 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.38%) PaaS
2 12 (15.38%) IaaS
3 4 (5.13%) Trello
3 4 (5.13%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.28%) MySQL
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (30.77%) NUnit
2 21 (26.92%) MSTest
2 21 (26.92%) Moq
3 16 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (11.54%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (11.54%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.41%) Retail
2 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (82.05%) Developer
2 49 (62.82%) .NET Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Senior Developer
4 9 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.97%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.97%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 6 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Umbraco Developer
8 3 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Release Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (67.95%) HTML
3 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET
4 40 (51.28%) CSS
5 36 (46.15%) .NET Framework
6 34 (43.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 32 (41.03%) WinForms
8 28 (35.90%) XML
9 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (23.08%) HTML5
11 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (14.10%) jQuery
13 9 (11.54%) Castle Windsor
13 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (10.26%) Silverlight
15 7 (8.97%) Web Services
15 7 (8.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 6 (7.69%) Spring.NET
16 6 (7.69%) Ninject
16 6 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (7.69%) Open Source
3 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Android
2 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.95%) MVC
2 37 (47.44%) TDD
3 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (39.74%) OO
5 24 (30.77%) Scrum
6 18 (23.08%) OOD
7 14 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (16.67%) Web Development
9 11 (14.10%) Web Application Development
10 10 (12.82%) Product Management
10 10 (12.82%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.97%) Software Testing
13 6 (7.69%) Data Analysis
13 6 (7.69%) MVVM
13 6 (7.69%) Kanban
14 5 (6.41%) Unit Testing
14 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
15 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
16 3 (3.85%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (51.28%) SQL
3 39 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 11 (14.10%) Java
6 7 (8.97%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.69%) VB
7 6 (7.69%) PHP
8 1 (1.28%) XAML
8 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (52.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) Sitecore
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