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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
England / South West
Rank 119 128 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -68
Permanent jobs citing WCF 117 121 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.36% 2.21% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.46% 5.35% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 104 111 247
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £26,861
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2142 2263 2563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.13% 41.27% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 1997 2294
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 17 January 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 17 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
Bristol +23 58 £42,500 - 6
Devon +2 18 £32,500 -6.47% 1
Somerset -5 15 £42,000 +12.00% 6
Gloucestershire -25 10 £37,500 -16.66%
Dorset +11 7 £40,000 +17.64% 6
Wiltshire +21 4 £40,000 +7.02%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 West region with a requirement for WCF.

1 231 (98.30%) .NET
2 229 (97.45%) C#
3 184 (78.30%) MVC
4 176 (74.89%) ASP.NET
5 148 (62.98%) JavaScript
6 140 (59.57%) SQL Server
7 135 (57.45%) HTML
8 133 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
9 126 (53.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 124 (52.77%) .NET Framework
11 119 (50.64%) CSS
12 103 (43.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 88 (37.45%) jQuery
13 88 (37.45%) Entity Framework
14 87 (37.02%) SQL
15 78 (33.19%) TDD
16 70 (29.79%) Microsoft
17 64 (27.23%) Scrum
18 61 (25.96%) AngularJS
19 60 (25.53%) WPF
20 52 (22.13%) Web Services
21 48 (20.43%) KnockoutJS
22 44 (18.72%) XML
23 41 (17.45%) Software Engineering
24 40 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 39 (16.60%) Windows
25 39 (16.60%) OO
25 39 (16.60%) MS Excel
26 38 (16.17%) T-SQL
27 35 (14.89%) NHibernate

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 19 (8.09%) CMS
2 14 (5.96%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.11%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (3.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (3.40%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.98%) Kentico
5 7 (2.98%) Sitefinity
6 4 (1.70%) DNN
7 3 (1.28%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (16.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.85%) Office 365
3 2 (0.85%) Slack
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.83%) Internet
2 7 (2.98%) WEP
3 5 (2.13%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (59.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 22 (9.36%) Relational Database
4 20 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (6.81%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.26%) MySQL
7 8 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.98%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.85%) Big Data
12 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (12.34%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.91%) NUnit
2 28 (11.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (7.66%) MSTest
4 16 (6.81%) Moq
5 14 (5.96%) Visual Studio
6 10 (4.26%) JIRA
6 10 (4.26%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.83%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (2.98%) StyleCop
9 5 (2.13%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.70%) JUnit
10 4 (1.70%) Mockito
11 3 (1.28%) MSI
11 3 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.85%) Grunt
12 2 (0.85%) gulp
12 2 (0.85%) NuGet
12 2 (0.85%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 30 (12.77%) Finance
2 9 (3.83%) Banking
3 8 (3.40%) Games
4 7 (2.98%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.85%) Automotive
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 195 (82.98%) Developer
2 162 (68.94%) .NET Developer
3 94 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 81 (34.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (17.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 40 (17.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 40 (17.02%) Senior Developer
7 38 (16.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 33 (14.04%) Software Developer
9 31 (13.19%) Senior .NET Developer
10 29 (12.34%) Software Engineer
11 21 (8.94%) Senior C# Developer
12 20 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
12 20 (8.51%) C# Software Developer
13 19 (8.09%) Junior
13 19 (8.09%) Junior Developer
14 17 (7.23%) C# Software Engineer
14 17 (7.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 15 (6.38%) .NET Software Engineer
15 15 (6.38%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (98.30%) .NET
2 176 (74.89%) ASP.NET
3 135 (57.45%) HTML
4 126 (53.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 124 (52.77%) .NET Framework
6 119 (50.64%) CSS
7 103 (43.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 88 (37.45%) Entity Framework
8 88 (37.45%) jQuery
9 61 (25.96%) AngularJS
10 60 (25.53%) WPF
11 52 (22.13%) Web Services
12 48 (20.43%) KnockoutJS
13 44 (18.72%) XML
14 40 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 35 (14.89%) NHibernate
16 31 (13.19%) HTML5
17 28 (11.91%) Node.js
17 28 (11.91%) RESTful
17 28 (11.91%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.66%) User Experience
3 14 (5.96%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (3.83%) Streaming Music
5 8 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.28%) Telematics
8 2 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.85%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.43%) Fintech
9 1 (0.43%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.60%) Windows
2 6 (2.55%) Android
2 6 (2.55%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.28%) Linux
4 2 (0.85%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (78.30%) MVC
2 133 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (33.19%) TDD
4 64 (27.23%) Scrum
5 41 (17.45%) Software Engineering
6 39 (16.60%) OO
7 30 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (12.77%) SDLC
7 30 (12.77%) Unit Testing
7 30 (12.77%) Web Application Development
8 29 (12.34%) Web Development
9 20 (8.51%) SOA
10 17 (7.23%) Dependency Injection
11 16 (6.81%) Kanban
11 16 (6.81%) Mentoring
12 15 (6.38%) OOD
13 13 (5.53%) BDD
14 11 (4.68%) Automated Testing
15 10 (4.26%) Multithreading
15 10 (4.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 229 (97.45%) C#
2 148 (62.98%) JavaScript
3 87 (37.02%) SQL
4 38 (16.17%) T-SQL
5 29 (12.34%) VB.NET
6 15 (6.38%) Java
6 15 (6.38%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.11%) Ruby
8 10 (4.26%) C++
8 10 (4.26%) VB
9 5 (2.13%) XPath
9 5 (2.13%) XQuery
10 3 (1.28%) C
10 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.28%) Python
10 3 (1.28%) VB6
11 1 (0.43%) RPG
11 1 (0.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (11.49%) Degree
2 8 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.28%) HNC
4 3 (1.28%) MCSD
4 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.28%) NVQ Level 4
5 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.66%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 70 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.40%) Sitecore
3 7 (2.98%) Oracle
3 7 (2.98%) Sencha
4 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.43%) Infor
4 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
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