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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 12 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 16.39% 2.04% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £36,000 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
25 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 40.98% 55.10% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 36
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
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 21 August 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 +6 10 £36,000 +7.46%
WCF
South Wales

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) OO
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (84.62%) OOD
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) XML
4 9 (69.23%) MVC
4 9 (69.23%) WinForms
4 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
4 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (53.85%) NUnit
5 7 (53.85%) Product Management
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (53.85%) PaaS
5 7 (53.85%) MSTest
5 7 (53.85%) Moq
5 7 (53.85%) IaaS
6 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
7 5 (38.46%) Java
7 5 (38.46%) CSS
8 3 (23.08%) Node.js
9 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 2 (15.38%) PHP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (23.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (53.85%) PaaS
1 7 (53.85%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) NUnit
1 7 (53.85%) MSTest
1 7 (53.85%) Moq
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 9 (69.23%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) WinForms
3 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) OO
2 11 (84.62%) OOD
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) Logistics
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft