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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 38 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.53% 1.83% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.76% 5.36% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
214 168 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 36.77% 34.08% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 196 150 167
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £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 1 April 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Swindon

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 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 47 (87.04%) SOAP
2 44 (81.48%) .NET
3 43 (79.63%) C#
4 42 (77.78%) REST
5 35 (64.81%) ASP.NET
6 34 (62.96%) MVC
7 30 (55.56%) Oracle
7 30 (55.56%) SQL Server
7 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (53.70%) LINQ
9 27 (50.00%) Waterfall
10 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
10 25 (46.30%) SQL
11 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 23 (42.59%) E-Commerce
13 19 (35.19%) Finance
13 19 (35.19%) .NET Framework
14 18 (33.33%) OO
14 18 (33.33%) Entity Framework
15 16 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (27.78%) OOD
16 15 (27.78%) IBM
16 15 (27.78%) Middleware
16 15 (27.78%) TDD
16 15 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
16 15 (27.78%) WebSphere
16 15 (27.78%) jQuery
16 15 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
16 15 (27.78%) Mentoring

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 10 (18.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (9.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Project
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
1 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) DB2
3 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 17 (31.48%) Senior Developer
4 15 (27.78%) Technical Designer
4 15 (27.78%) Senior .NET Developer
4 15 (27.78%) Designer
5 14 (25.93%) C# Developer
6 11 (20.37%) Analyst
7 10 (18.52%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (18.52%) Senior Designer
7 10 (18.52%) Middleware Analyst
8 8 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (12.96%) Web Applications Developer
9 7 (12.96%) Web Developer
9 7 (12.96%) Applications Developer
10 6 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (9.26%) Senior Technical Specialist
11 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (9.26%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (9.26%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (87.04%) SOAP
2 44 (81.48%) .NET
3 42 (77.78%) REST
4 35 (64.81%) ASP.NET
5 29 (53.70%) LINQ
6 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 19 (35.19%) .NET Framework
8 18 (33.33%) Entity Framework
9 15 (27.78%) jQuery
9 15 (27.78%) Middleware
10 14 (25.93%) Web Services
10 14 (25.93%) MSMQ
11 13 (24.07%) JSON
12 10 (18.52%) WPF
12 10 (18.52%) WSDL
12 10 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (14.81%) EDI
13 8 (14.81%) XML
14 7 (12.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Social Media
2 5 (9.26%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.26%) Mainframe
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Android
1 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) MVC
2 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 23 (42.59%) E-Commerce
5 18 (33.33%) OO
6 16 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (27.78%) TDD
7 15 (27.78%) OOD
7 15 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
7 15 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 15 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
8 13 (24.07%) BDD
9 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (18.52%) Process Management
10 8 (14.81%) Logistics
10 8 (14.81%) Data Mapping
11 5 (9.26%) SOA
11 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
11 5 (9.26%) UML
11 5 (9.26%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) C#
2 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
2 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 10 (18.52%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) ISEB
1 1 (1.85%) CISM
1 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Oracle
2 15 (27.78%) IBM
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.26%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) Sourcefire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £42000 per annum + Great benefits
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