The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stroud region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 8 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stroud 9.52% - 12.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% - 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
Gloucestershire

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 Stroud region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stroud
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 1 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stroud 85.71% 100.00% 67.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 31
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Stroud

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Stroud region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Stroud

WCF
Salary Trend in Stroud

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

WCF Salary Trend in Stroud

WCF
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Stroud

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Stroud 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Stroud by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Stroud 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft