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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 5.41% 2.54% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.81% 6.38% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
37 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 50.00% 39.83% 73.81%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 31
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016. 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 +7 4 £38,000 +8.57%
WCF
South Wales

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) Node.js
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) Moq
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) OOD
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) WinForms
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) NUnit
4 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 5 (45.45%) PaaS
4 5 (45.45%) MSTest
4 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 5 (45.45%) IaaS
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (45.45%) IaaS
2 5 (45.45%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Moq
1 5 (45.45%) MSTest
1 5 (45.45%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) HTML5
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) OOD
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft