The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 28 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.90% 3.02% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.86% 8.54% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 17
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,913 £42,500 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
WCF
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
202 164 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 35.31% 35.42% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 186 156 194
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

WCF
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

WCF Salary Trend in Swindon

WCF
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Swindon

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 39 (86.67%) .NET
2 38 (84.44%) C#
3 36 (80.00%) SOAP
4 34 (75.56%) MVC
5 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET
5 31 (68.89%) REST
6 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
7 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (60.00%) Oracle
9 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
10 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (53.33%) Waterfall
11 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 22 (48.89%) LINQ
12 20 (44.44%) E-Commerce
13 19 (42.22%) SQL
14 18 (40.00%) TDD
15 17 (37.78%) OO
16 16 (35.56%) .NET Framework
17 15 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 15 (33.33%) OOD
17 15 (33.33%) Finance
18 14 (31.11%) MSMQ
18 14 (31.11%) jQuery
19 13 (28.89%) BDD
19 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
20 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
21 11 (24.44%) Middleware
21 11 (24.44%) IBM
21 11 (24.44%) Systems Analysis

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (24.44%) WebSphere
2 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Project
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) DB2
3 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 4 (8.89%) Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Senior Developer
4 12 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (24.44%) Technical Designer
5 11 (24.44%) Designer
5 11 (24.44%) C# Developer
6 9 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (17.78%) Senior Designer
8 7 (15.56%) Web Applications Developer
8 7 (15.56%) Web Developer
8 7 (15.56%) Applications Developer
8 7 (15.56%) Analyst
9 6 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (13.33%) Middleware Analyst
10 5 (11.11%) Senior Technical Specialist
10 5 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
11 3 (6.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (86.67%) .NET
2 36 (80.00%) SOAP
3 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET
3 31 (68.89%) REST
4 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 22 (48.89%) LINQ
6 16 (35.56%) .NET Framework
7 15 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 14 (31.11%) jQuery
8 14 (31.11%) MSMQ
9 11 (24.44%) Middleware
10 10 (22.22%) Web Services
11 9 (20.00%) HTML
11 9 (20.00%) HTML5
12 8 (17.78%) JSON
13 6 (13.33%) WSDL
13 6 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
14 5 (11.11%) WPF
14 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Social Media
2 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Android
1 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) MVC
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (53.33%) Waterfall
4 20 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 18 (40.00%) TDD
6 17 (37.78%) OO
7 15 (33.33%) OOD
8 13 (28.89%) BDD
8 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
9 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (24.44%) Technical Analysis
10 11 (24.44%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (13.33%) Process Management
12 5 (11.11%) SOA
12 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
12 5 (11.11%) UML
12 5 (11.11%) BPEL
12 5 (11.11%) Information Management
12 5 (11.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 38 (84.44%) C#
2 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 19 (42.22%) SQL
4 9 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) ISEB
1 1 (2.22%) CISM
1 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.22%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Oracle
2 11 (24.44%) IBM
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Sourcefire
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £40,721 - £52,032 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago