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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 12.96% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 20.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £36,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 37.76% 62.96% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 30
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft