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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 51 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.93% 2.14% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.55% 4.98% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 4
Average salary £38,750 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £23,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
220 241 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 30.73% 43.04% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 179 176 159
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Swindon

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 32 (86.49%) C#
1 32 (86.49%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
3 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
4 20 (54.05%) SOAP
4 20 (54.05%) MVC
4 20 (54.05%) .NET Framework
5 18 (48.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 18 (48.65%) REST
6 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
7 15 (40.54%) Oracle
7 15 (40.54%) SQL
7 15 (40.54%) LINQ
8 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
8 14 (37.84%) TDD
9 13 (35.14%) Web Services
10 12 (32.43%) HTML
11 11 (29.73%) WPF
11 11 (29.73%) Finance
12 10 (27.03%) MVVM
12 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (24.32%) OO
14 8 (21.62%) HTML5
15 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
15 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
15 7 (18.92%) MSMQ
15 7 (18.92%) OOD
15 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
16 6 (16.22%) SOA
16 6 (16.22%) Unisys

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
2 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Moq
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) C# Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Technical Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Graduate C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) C# Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) .NET
2 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
3 20 (54.05%) SOAP
3 20 (54.05%) .NET Framework
4 18 (48.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 18 (48.65%) REST
5 15 (40.54%) LINQ
6 13 (35.14%) Web Services
7 12 (32.43%) HTML
8 11 (29.73%) WPF
9 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (21.62%) HTML5
11 7 (18.92%) MSMQ
12 6 (16.22%) EDI
12 6 (16.22%) Middleware
12 6 (16.22%) XML
12 6 (16.22%) jQuery
12 6 (16.22%) LINQ to SQL
12 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) MVC
2 14 (37.84%) TDD
3 10 (27.03%) MVVM
4 9 (24.32%) OO
5 7 (18.92%) OOD
5 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
6 6 (16.22%) BDD
6 6 (16.22%) SOA
6 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Document Management
7 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 5 (13.51%) Workflow
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.11%) Project Management
9 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
9 3 (8.11%) Data Mapping
10 2 (5.41%) Time Management
10 2 (5.41%) Build Automation
10 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) C#
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.81%) XAML
5 4 (10.81%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) SAP
3 6 (16.22%) Unisys
4 1 (2.70%) Sencha
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