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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 25 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 34 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.27% 2.00% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.09% 5.95% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
199 168 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 36.72% 33.67% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 184 144 160
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 April 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Swindon

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 45 (81.82%) SOAP
2 44 (80.00%) .NET
3 43 (78.18%) C#
3 43 (78.18%) REST
4 35 (63.64%) MVC
4 35 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 32 (58.18%) SQL Server
6 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (50.91%) LINQ
8 26 (47.27%) Oracle
9 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (43.64%) Waterfall
10 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
11 21 (38.18%) SQL
11 21 (38.18%) E-Commerce
12 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 19 (34.55%) Entity Framework
13 19 (34.55%) .NET Framework
14 18 (32.73%) Finance
15 17 (30.91%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (29.09%) Middleware
16 16 (29.09%) TDD
16 16 (29.09%) IBM
16 16 (29.09%) Systems Analysis
16 16 (29.09%) WebSphere
16 16 (29.09%) Technical Analysis
16 16 (29.09%) Mentoring
17 14 (25.45%) Web Services
17 14 (25.45%) BDD
18 13 (23.64%) JSON

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 16 (29.09%) WebSphere
2 11 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (7.27%) Node.js
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
1 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (58.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) DB2
3 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) .NET Developer
3 16 (29.09%) Senior Developer
4 15 (27.27%) Technical Designer
4 15 (27.27%) Designer
5 14 (25.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 12 (21.82%) C# Developer
7 11 (20.00%) Analyst
8 10 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (18.18%) Senior Designer
8 10 (18.18%) Middleware Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (10.91%) Web Applications Developer
9 6 (10.91%) Web Developer
9 6 (10.91%) Applications Developer
9 6 (10.91%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 6 (10.91%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (9.09%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 5 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (81.82%) SOAP
2 44 (80.00%) .NET
3 43 (78.18%) REST
4 35 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 28 (50.91%) LINQ
6 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 19 (34.55%) Entity Framework
8 19 (34.55%) .NET Framework
9 16 (29.09%) Middleware
10 14 (25.45%) Web Services
11 13 (23.64%) JSON
12 12 (21.82%) jQuery
13 11 (20.00%) WSDL
13 11 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
14 10 (18.18%) MSMQ
14 10 (18.18%) WPF
15 8 (14.55%) EDI
15 8 (14.55%) XML
16 7 (12.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Social Media
2 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Android
1 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) MVC
2 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (43.64%) Waterfall
4 21 (38.18%) E-Commerce
5 17 (30.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (29.09%) TDD
6 16 (29.09%) Technical Analysis
6 16 (29.09%) Mentoring
6 16 (29.09%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (25.45%) BDD
8 13 (23.64%) OO
9 11 (20.00%) Process Management
9 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (18.18%) OOD
11 8 (14.55%) Logistics
11 8 (14.55%) Data Mapping
12 5 (9.09%) SOA
12 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
12 5 (9.09%) UML
12 5 (9.09%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) C#
2 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
3 21 (38.18%) SQL
4 7 (12.73%) Java
5 4 (7.27%) Ruby
6 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) ISEB
1 1 (1.82%) CISM
1 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Oracle
2 16 (29.09%) IBM
3 5 (9.09%) Citrix
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Sourcefire
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