The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 17 17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 1.67% 13.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.56% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.96%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
WCF
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 West Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 18 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 73.33% 30.00% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 15 62
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

WCF
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

WCF Salary Trend in West Wales

WCF
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft