The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
England / South West
Rank 95 138 75
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -63
Permanent jobs citing WCF 162 123 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.16% 2.14% 3.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.43% 5.16% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 135 107 216
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,896 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2179 2383 2545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.49% 41.41% 42.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 2013 2318
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WCF
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WCF Salary Trend in the South West

WCF
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in the South West

WCF
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Bristol -2 56 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Somerset +7 31 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Gloucestershire +5 25 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Dorset +29 17 £45,000 +32.35% 5
Devon +2 15 £45,000 +51.26% 3
Wiltshire +33 12 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Cornwall - 1 £30,000 - 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 West region with a requirement for WCF.

1 273 (97.15%) C#
2 272 (96.80%) .NET
3 216 (76.87%) MVC
4 210 (74.73%) ASP.NET
5 178 (63.35%) Agile Software Development
6 175 (62.28%) SQL Server
7 167 (59.43%) JavaScript
8 152 (54.09%) .NET Framework
9 147 (52.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 142 (50.53%) HTML
11 134 (47.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 118 (41.99%) CSS
13 112 (39.86%) TDD
14 111 (39.50%) Entity Framework
15 103 (36.65%) SQL
16 87 (30.96%) jQuery
17 82 (29.18%) Microsoft
18 80 (28.47%) AngularJS
19 70 (24.91%) Scrum
20 69 (24.56%) WPF
21 68 (24.20%) Web Services
22 64 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 58 (20.64%) T-SQL
24 56 (19.93%) RESTful
25 53 (18.86%) Git (software)
25 53 (18.86%) Node.js
25 53 (18.86%) Software Engineering
25 53 (18.86%) OO
25 53 (18.86%) Web Application Development
26 52 (18.51%) XML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (5.69%) BizTalk Server
1 16 (5.69%) CMS
2 12 (4.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (2.14%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.78%) IIS
4 5 (1.78%) Kentico
4 5 (1.78%) Sitefinity
5 3 (1.07%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.71%) DNN
7 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
Applications
1 41 (14.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.14%) Slack
4 2 (0.71%) Office 365
4 2 (0.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.91%) Internet
1 11 (3.91%) Kerberos
2 7 (2.49%) WEP
3 6 (2.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (62.28%) SQL Server
2 42 (14.95%) NoSQL
3 35 (12.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 31 (11.03%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (4.63%) MySQL
7 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (3.91%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.07%) Big Data
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (18.86%) Git (software)
2 34 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (11.74%) NUnit
4 23 (8.19%) MSTest
5 21 (7.47%) Moq
6 13 (4.63%) JIRA
7 12 (4.27%) Visual Studio
8 11 (3.91%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (3.20%) Jenkins
10 7 (2.49%) StyleCop
11 5 (1.78%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.42%) JUnit
12 4 (1.42%) Mockito
13 3 (1.07%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.71%) Grunt
14 2 (0.71%) gulp
14 2 (0.71%) MSI
14 2 (0.71%) NuGet
14 2 (0.71%) Subversion
15 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (13.17%) Finance
2 14 (4.98%) Banking
2 14 (4.98%) Games
3 5 (1.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.36%) Advertising
5 1 (0.36%) Automotive
5 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 231 (82.21%) Developer
2 193 (68.68%) .NET Developer
3 107 (38.08%) C# Developer
4 86 (30.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (16.01%) Senior Developer
6 39 (13.88%) Software Developer
7 38 (13.52%) Senior .NET Developer
8 37 (13.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 36 (12.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 36 (12.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 36 (12.81%) Software Engineer
10 28 (9.96%) .NET Software Developer
10 28 (9.96%) Senior C# Developer
11 26 (9.25%) C# Software Developer
12 25 (8.90%) Junior
12 25 (8.90%) Junior Developer
13 22 (7.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 20 (7.12%) Graduate
14 20 (7.12%) Graduate Developer
15 17 (6.05%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (96.80%) .NET
2 210 (74.73%) ASP.NET
3 152 (54.09%) .NET Framework
4 147 (52.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 142 (50.53%) HTML
6 134 (47.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 118 (41.99%) CSS
8 111 (39.50%) Entity Framework
9 87 (30.96%) jQuery
10 80 (28.47%) AngularJS
11 69 (24.56%) WPF
12 68 (24.20%) Web Services
13 64 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 56 (19.93%) RESTful
15 53 (18.86%) Node.js
16 52 (18.51%) XML
17 45 (16.01%) KnockoutJS
18 39 (13.88%) NHibernate
19 38 (13.52%) WinForms
20 35 (12.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.41%) User Experience
2 14 (4.98%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.56%) BBC
4 10 (3.56%) Social Media
5 9 (3.20%) Streaming Music
6 7 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.78%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.07%) DataPower
8 3 (1.07%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.36%) Fintech
9 1 (0.36%) NHS
9 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.95%) Windows
2 10 (3.56%) Android
2 10 (3.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.71%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (76.87%) MVC
2 178 (63.35%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (39.86%) TDD
4 70 (24.91%) Scrum
5 53 (18.86%) OO
5 53 (18.86%) Software Engineering
5 53 (18.86%) Web Application Development
6 46 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (14.59%) BDD
7 41 (14.59%) Unit Testing
8 32 (11.39%) SDLC
9 30 (10.68%) SOA
10 27 (9.61%) Web Development
11 25 (8.90%) Mentoring
12 21 (7.47%) UML
13 17 (6.05%) Inversion of Control
13 17 (6.05%) OOD
14 16 (5.69%) Dependency Injection
14 16 (5.69%) Kanban
15 15 (5.34%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 273 (97.15%) C#
2 167 (59.43%) JavaScript
3 103 (36.65%) SQL
4 58 (20.64%) T-SQL
5 36 (12.81%) VB.NET
6 35 (12.46%) Ruby
7 19 (6.76%) Java
8 13 (4.63%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.91%) XPath
9 11 (3.91%) XQuery
10 10 (3.56%) C++
11 9 (3.20%) VB
12 7 (2.49%) C
13 4 (1.42%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.42%) Python
13 4 (1.42%) VB6
14 1 (0.36%) Delphi
14 1 (0.36%) RPG
14 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (11.03%) Degree
2 7 (2.49%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.42%) MCP
4 3 (1.07%) HNC
4 3 (1.07%) NVQ Level 4
5 2 (0.71%) MCSD
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.47%) QA
2 3 (1.07%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (3.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 82 (29.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.91%) Sencha
3 10 (3.56%) Apple
3 10 (3.56%) Facebook
3 10 (3.56%) Google
3 10 (3.56%) Sony
3 10 (3.56%) Yahoo!
4 9 (3.20%) Oracle
5 6 (2.14%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.07%) IBM
6 3 (1.07%) SAP
6 3 (1.07%) Software AG
6 3 (1.07%) Unisys
7 1 (0.36%) Infor
7 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
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