The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 14.29% 9.09% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.59% 13.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £31,250 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
WCF
South Wales

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 Torfaen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 51.79% 65.91% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 29
Average salary £33,500 £27,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% -19.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

WCF
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

WCF Salary Trend in Torfaen

WCF
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +4 8 £31,250 +13.63% 3
WCF
South Wales

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
4 14 (77.78%) MVC
5 13 (72.22%) TDD
5 13 (72.22%) OO
5 13 (72.22%) HTML
6 11 (61.11%) SQL
6 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
6 11 (61.11%) XML
6 11 (61.11%) OOD
6 11 (61.11%) .NET Framework
6 11 (61.11%) HTML5
7 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (50.00%) WinForms
8 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (38.89%) NUnit
8 7 (38.89%) IaaS
8 7 (38.89%) Moq
8 7 (38.89%) PaaS
8 7 (38.89%) MSTest
8 7 (38.89%) Product Management
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (27.78%) Scrum
9 5 (27.78%) CSS
9 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
9 5 (27.78%) Java

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 3 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (77.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) IaaS
1 7 (38.89%) PaaS
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) NUnit
1 7 (38.89%) Moq
1 7 (38.89%) MSTest
2 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 11 (61.11%) XML
4 11 (61.11%) .NET Framework
4 11 (61.11%) HTML5
5 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (50.00%) WinForms
6 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.11%) REST
8 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (11.11%) SOAP
8 2 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
1 2 (11.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) MVC
2 13 (72.22%) TDD
2 13 (72.22%) OO
3 11 (61.11%) OOD
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Product Management
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago