The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 25 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 9.09% 6.52% 4.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.31% 11.54% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
West Wales

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 Swansea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 73.86% 56.52% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 65 25 28
Median salary £37,500 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of job ads across the Swansea 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 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 30 September 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 Swansea region with a requirement for WCF.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) NUnit
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Spring.NET
4 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (50.00%) MSTest
4 4 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (50.00%) Moq
4 4 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
4 4 (50.00%) Ninject
4 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (37.50%) NMock
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) NUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Moq
2 4 (50.00%) MSTest
2 4 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) NMock
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (50.00%) Ninject
2 4 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 4 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
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