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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 26 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 8.04% - 3.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.68% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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 Swansea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
71 57 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 63.39% 77.03% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 16
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 26 February 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 Swansea region with a requirement for WCF.

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (92.31%) C#
2 24 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 23 (88.46%) MVC
3 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (88.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (84.62%) Git (software)
4 22 (84.62%) Scrum
5 21 (80.77%) Automated Testing
6 19 (73.08%) HTML
6 19 (73.08%) Kanban
7 18 (69.23%) Web Development
7 18 (69.23%) .NET Framework
7 18 (69.23%) SQL
7 18 (69.23%) OO
7 18 (69.23%) Web Services
8 17 (65.38%) WPF
8 17 (65.38%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (61.54%) NHibernate
9 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
10 15 (57.69%) Subversion
10 15 (57.69%) XML
10 15 (57.69%) Windows
10 15 (57.69%) OOP
10 15 (57.69%) Use Case
10 15 (57.69%) RESTful
10 15 (57.69%) Mercurial
10 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Azure

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 (11.54%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 15 (57.69%) Mercurial
2 15 (57.69%) Subversion
3 6 (23.08%) TeamCity
4 5 (19.23%) NUnit
5 3 (11.54%) NMock
6 2 (7.69%) GitLab
6 2 (7.69%) Moq
6 2 (7.69%) MSTest
6 2 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (76.92%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 23 (88.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (73.08%) HTML
5 18 (69.23%) .NET Framework
5 18 (69.23%) Web Services
6 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (65.38%) WPF
7 16 (61.54%) NHibernate
8 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 15 (57.69%) Entity Framework
8 15 (57.69%) RESTful
8 15 (57.69%) XML
9 6 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (15.38%) Ajax
10 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
10 4 (15.38%) CSS
11 3 (11.54%) jQuery
11 3 (11.54%) Sass
11 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (57.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (88.46%) MVC
2 22 (84.62%) Scrum
3 21 (80.77%) Automated Testing
4 19 (73.08%) Kanban
5 18 (69.23%) OO
5 18 (69.23%) Web Development
6 17 (65.38%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (57.69%) MVVM
7 15 (57.69%) OOP
7 15 (57.69%) Use Case
8 5 (19.23%) TDD
9 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.54%) SDLC
10 2 (7.69%) BDD
10 2 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
10 2 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
10 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) IFS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle