The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 78 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 25 39 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.87% 2.85% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.35% 7.78% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 56
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £29,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
467 501 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.90% 36.57% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 422 412 397
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

WCF
Salary Trend in Wales

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

WCF Salary Trend in Wales

WCF
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Wales

WCF
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 25 £39,000 +4.00% 2
WCF
UK

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for WCF.

1 51 (98.08%) C#
1 51 (98.08%) .NET
2 47 (90.38%) MVC
3 45 (86.54%) HTML
3 45 (86.54%) JavaScript
4 41 (78.85%) ASP.NET
5 40 (76.92%) CSS
6 34 (65.38%) SQL Server
7 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (57.69%) Scrum
8 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
9 25 (48.08%) SQL
9 25 (48.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (46.15%) jQuery
11 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
12 22 (42.31%) .NET Framework
13 18 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (30.77%) SDLC
15 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (30.77%) OO
16 15 (28.85%) XML
17 14 (26.92%) TDD
18 12 (23.08%) VB.NET
19 11 (21.15%) Visual Studio
19 11 (21.15%) OOD
19 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
19 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET Web API
20 10 (19.23%) Node.js
20 10 (19.23%) Git (software)

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.31%) IIS
2 5 (9.62%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.69%) IaaS
2 4 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (11.54%) Hadoop
5 5 (9.62%) Big Data
6 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.77%) SSDT
7 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (21.15%) Visual Studio
3 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.46%) TeamCity
5 6 (11.54%) NUnit
6 5 (9.62%) Moq
6 5 (9.62%) MSTest
7 4 (7.69%) Subversion
8 1 (1.92%) NMock
8 1 (1.92%) Selenium
8 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Developer
2 30 (57.69%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
5 6 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Scrum Master
7 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Programmer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (98.08%) .NET
2 45 (86.54%) HTML
3 41 (78.85%) ASP.NET
4 40 (76.92%) CSS
5 25 (48.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (46.15%) jQuery
7 22 (42.31%) .NET Framework
8 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (28.85%) XML
10 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
10 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (19.23%) Node.js
12 8 (15.38%) HTML5
12 8 (15.38%) WinForms
13 7 (13.46%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (13.46%) Web Services
14 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
14 6 (11.54%) JSON
14 6 (11.54%) NHibernate
14 6 (11.54%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Fintech
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Android
1 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (90.38%) MVC
2 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (57.69%) Scrum
4 16 (30.77%) OO
4 16 (30.77%) SDLC
5 14 (26.92%) TDD
6 11 (21.15%) OOD
7 7 (13.46%) Open Source
8 6 (11.54%) Kanban
9 5 (9.62%) UX Design
9 5 (9.62%) Web Development
10 4 (7.69%) SOA
10 4 (7.69%) SOLID
11 3 (5.77%) Automation Testing
11 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
12 2 (3.85%) BDD
12 2 (3.85%) CRM
12 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
13 1 (1.92%) B2B
13 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) C#
2 45 (86.54%) JavaScript
3 25 (48.08%) SQL
4 12 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.69%) VB
7 3 (5.77%) Java
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) SAP
2 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
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