The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 19 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 3.26% 11.70% 12.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 19.64% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 5
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 56 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 23.91% 59.57% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 53 23
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
West Wales

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

WCF
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

WCF Salary Trend in Swansea

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) WinForms
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) WPF
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
5 13 (72.22%) .NET Framework
6 11 (61.11%) CSS
6 11 (61.11%) HTML
6 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
6 11 (61.11%) SQL
7 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
7 10 (55.56%) Oracle
7 10 (55.56%) XML
7 10 (55.56%) XSLT
7 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
7 10 (55.56%) Silverlight
7 10 (55.56%) LINQ
7 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (55.56%) GIS
7 10 (55.56%) Blackberry
7 10 (55.56%) Android
7 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
7 10 (55.56%) Android Development
7 10 (55.56%) iOS Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Mercurial
1 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (38.89%) NUnit
2 7 (38.89%) MSTest
2 7 (38.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (38.89%) Moq
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
1 17 (94.44%) .NET Developer
2 10 (55.56%) C# Developer
2 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (55.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Graduate
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) WPF
2 17 (94.44%) WinForms
3 13 (72.22%) .NET Framework
4 11 (61.11%) CSS
4 11 (61.11%) HTML
5 10 (55.56%) XML
5 10 (55.56%) XSLT
5 10 (55.56%) Silverlight
5 10 (55.56%) LINQ
5 10 (55.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (38.89%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (38.89%) Ninject
6 7 (38.89%) Razor View Engine
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (38.89%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (38.89%) Spring.NET
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Blackberry
1 10 (55.56%) GIS
2 7 (38.89%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Android
2 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 10 (55.56%) Android Development
2 10 (55.56%) iOS Development
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (38.89%) Kanban
3 7 (38.89%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (38.89%) MVVM
3 7 (38.89%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VB
3 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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