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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 62 53 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.14% 3.40% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.09% 9.51% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 21
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
373 389 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.96% 35.75% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 339 324 392
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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
Cardiff +6 16 £31,750 -9.28% 1
Newport - 3 £37,500 - 1
WCF
Wales

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 South Wales region with a requirement for WCF.

1 59 (100.00%) .NET
1 59 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 55 (93.22%) MVC
3 53 (89.83%) SQL Server
3 53 (89.83%) C#
4 44 (74.58%) Microsoft
4 44 (74.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 43 (72.88%) JavaScript
6 42 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (67.80%) HTML
7 40 (67.80%) CSS
8 38 (64.41%) SQL
9 33 (55.93%) .NET Framework
10 32 (54.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (54.24%) MS Excel
11 28 (47.46%) T-SQL
12 27 (45.76%) TDD
13 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 25 (42.37%) Scrum
15 24 (40.68%) XML
16 23 (38.98%) OO
17 21 (35.59%) WinForms
18 20 (33.90%) Management Information System
18 20 (33.90%) jQuery
19 19 (32.20%) Team Foundation Server
19 19 (32.20%) Informatics
19 19 (32.20%) NHS
19 19 (32.20%) Coaching
20 18 (30.51%) VB.NET
21 17 (28.81%) Visual Studio

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 6 (10.17%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (10.17%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.69%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (54.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (89.83%) SQL Server
2 32 (54.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (10.17%) Big Data
6 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (28.81%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.08%) NMock
5 3 (5.08%) NUnit
6 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.69%) MSTest
6 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.69%) QUnit
6 1 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 13 (22.03%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.25%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Electronics
3 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (81.36%) Developer
2 37 (62.71%) .NET Developer
3 19 (32.20%) C# Developer
4 16 (27.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (15.25%) Software Developer
7 8 (13.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (13.56%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Junior
7 8 (13.56%) Junior .NET Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Junior Developer
8 7 (11.86%) SQL Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (8.47%) Programmer
10 5 (8.47%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
11 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
1 59 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 44 (74.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 40 (67.80%) CSS
3 40 (67.80%) HTML
4 33 (55.93%) .NET Framework
5 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 24 (40.68%) XML
7 21 (35.59%) WinForms
8 20 (33.90%) jQuery
9 13 (22.03%) XSLT
10 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
11 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (16.95%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (13.56%) Web Services
13 7 (11.86%) RESTful
14 6 (10.17%) Ajax
14 6 (10.17%) SOAP
15 5 (8.47%) Entity Framework
15 5 (8.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Management Information System
2 19 (32.20%) Informatics
2 19 (32.20%) NHS
3 7 (11.86%) Reference Data
4 6 (10.17%) User Experience
5 4 (6.78%) Social Media
6 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
6 3 (5.08%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.39%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.69%) EPoS
8 1 (1.69%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (93.22%) MVC
2 42 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (45.76%) TDD
4 25 (42.37%) Scrum
5 23 (38.98%) OO
6 19 (32.20%) Coaching
7 16 (27.12%) Unit Testing
8 12 (20.34%) SDLC
9 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
10 8 (13.56%) OOP
11 7 (11.86%) Open Source
11 7 (11.86%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
12 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (6.78%) Feasibility Study
12 4 (6.78%) High Availability
12 4 (6.78%) Programme Management
12 4 (6.78%) Test Scripting
13 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) C#
2 43 (72.88%) JavaScript
3 38 (64.41%) SQL
4 28 (47.46%) T-SQL
5 18 (30.51%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.08%) Java
7 2 (3.39%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.69%) C
8 1 (1.69%) VB6
8 1 (1.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) Oracle
3 7 (11.86%) RedGate
4 4 (6.78%) SAP
5 3 (5.08%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.39%) Sitecore
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