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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 115 105 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -39
Permanent jobs citing WCF 122 155 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.37% 2.71% 3.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.67% 6.59% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 110 137 245
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
WCF
England

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
2153 2353 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.90% 41.20% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 2075 2407
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 11 December 2016.

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 11 December 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
Bristol +33 58 £46,000 +19.48% 12
Devon -12 18 £32,500 -16.12% 2
Somerset -13 13 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Wiltshire +21 11 £45,000 -5.26%
Dorset +9 10 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Gloucestershire -32 9 £37,500 -16.66% 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 West region with a requirement for WCF.

1 221 (98.66%) .NET
2 219 (97.77%) C#
3 168 (75.00%) MVC
4 161 (71.88%) ASP.NET
5 132 (58.93%) JavaScript
6 128 (57.14%) HTML
6 128 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 117 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
7 117 (52.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 112 (50.00%) CSS
9 109 (48.66%) .NET Framework
10 88 (39.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 84 (37.50%) jQuery
11 84 (37.50%) SQL
12 77 (34.38%) Entity Framework
13 75 (33.48%) WPF
14 65 (29.02%) TDD
15 63 (28.13%) Scrum
16 57 (25.45%) Microsoft
17 51 (22.77%) AngularJS
18 46 (20.54%) Web Services
19 44 (19.64%) Software Engineering
19 44 (19.64%) KnockoutJS
20 43 (19.20%) OO
21 42 (18.75%) NHibernate
22 41 (18.30%) Windows
23 36 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 34 (15.18%) SDLC
25 33 (14.73%) XML
26 31 (13.84%) VB.NET

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 (7.14%) CMS
1 16 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 7 (3.13%) Kentico
3 7 (3.13%) Sitefinity
4 4 (1.79%) DNN
5 3 (1.34%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 31 (13.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.45%) Office 365
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.57%) Internet
2 7 (3.13%) WEP
3 3 (1.34%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (8.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.68%) MySQL
7 6 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.34%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (12.95%) NUnit
1 29 (12.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (12.05%) Visual Studio
3 21 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 20 (8.93%) Moq
5 15 (6.70%) MSTest
6 13 (5.80%) TeamCity
7 12 (5.36%) JIRA
8 11 (4.91%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (3.13%) StyleCop
10 4 (1.79%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.79%) JUnit
10 4 (1.79%) Mockito
11 3 (1.34%) MSI
11 3 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.89%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.89%) Subversion
13 1 (0.45%) Grunt
13 1 (0.45%) NuGet
13 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (10.71%) Finance
2 9 (4.02%) Banking
3 7 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.68%) Games
5 3 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.89%) Automotive
6 2 (0.89%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 184 (82.14%) Developer
2 146 (65.18%) .NET Developer
3 81 (36.16%) C# Developer
4 70 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 40 (17.86%) Software Developer
7 39 (17.41%) Senior Developer
8 38 (16.96%) ASP.NET Developer
9 35 (15.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (12.95%) Software Engineer
11 25 (11.16%) Senior .NET Developer
12 22 (9.82%) C# Software Developer
13 21 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
14 20 (8.93%) Senior C# Developer
15 17 (7.59%) C# Software Engineer
16 16 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
16 16 (7.14%) Agile Developer
16 16 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 15 (6.70%) Agile C# Developer
18 14 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (98.66%) .NET
2 161 (71.88%) ASP.NET
3 128 (57.14%) HTML
4 117 (52.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 112 (50.00%) CSS
6 109 (48.66%) .NET Framework
7 88 (39.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 84 (37.50%) jQuery
9 77 (34.38%) Entity Framework
10 75 (33.48%) WPF
11 51 (22.77%) AngularJS
12 46 (20.54%) Web Services
13 44 (19.64%) KnockoutJS
14 42 (18.75%) NHibernate
15 36 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 33 (14.73%) XML
17 30 (13.39%) HTML5
18 26 (11.61%) WinForms
19 24 (10.71%) JSON
20 22 (9.82%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.14%) User Experience
3 12 (5.36%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (4.91%) Streaming Music
5 6 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.34%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.89%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.89%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.30%) Windows
2 6 (2.68%) Android
2 6 (2.68%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.34%) Linux
4 2 (0.89%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (75.00%) MVC
2 117 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (29.02%) TDD
4 63 (28.13%) Scrum
5 44 (19.64%) Software Engineering
6 43 (19.20%) OO
7 34 (15.18%) SDLC
8 28 (12.50%) Web Development
9 26 (11.61%) Unit Testing
9 26 (11.61%) Web Application Development
10 24 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (9.38%) OOD
12 20 (8.93%) Kanban
13 16 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (6.25%) Mentoring
15 13 (5.80%) SOA
16 12 (5.36%) Multithreading
16 12 (5.36%) UML
17 10 (4.46%) Automated Testing
17 10 (4.46%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 219 (97.77%) C#
2 132 (58.93%) JavaScript
3 84 (37.50%) SQL
4 31 (13.84%) VB.NET
5 21 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.80%) Java
6 13 (5.80%) VB
7 10 (4.46%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.02%) C++
9 6 (2.68%) Ruby
10 3 (1.34%) Python
10 3 (1.34%) XPath
10 3 (1.34%) XQuery
11 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.45%) C
12 1 (0.45%) RPG
12 1 (0.45%) VB6
12 1 (0.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (8.93%) Degree
2 7 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.34%) HNC
4 3 (1.34%) NVQ Level 4
5 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.45%) MCSD
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.34%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 57 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.02%) Oracle
3 8 (3.57%) Sitecore
4 7 (3.13%) Sencha
4 7 (3.13%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.45%) Infor
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Taunton, Somerset
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £46000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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