Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 68 64
Rank change year-on-year +31 -4 +20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 55 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 6.59% 0.78% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.80% 1.62% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40 5 6
Bath median annual salary £37,500 £46,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.48% +33.33% -10.39%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,375 £49,000 £40,750
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +21.43% -8.50%

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 348 309 286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 41.68% 48.28% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 298 295 260
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,200 £32,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £51,250
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% +7.14%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Bath

WCF
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for WCF in Bath

WCF
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Bath over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, 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 Bath region with a requirement for WCF.

1 55 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (89.09%) MVC
3 47 (85.45%) .NET
4 41 (74.55%) WPF
5 38 (69.09%) Moq
6 37 (67.27%) NUnit
6 37 (67.27%) NHibernate
7 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
9 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
10 27 (49.09%) Software Engineering
11 25 (45.45%) Scrum
12 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET
13 22 (40.00%) WinForms
14 21 (38.18%) Entity Framework
14 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (38.18%) Unit Testing
15 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
16 19 (34.55%) HTML
16 19 (34.55%) SQL
17 18 (32.73%) Windows
17 18 (32.73%) TDD
18 17 (30.91%) CSS
19 16 (29.09%) Streaming Music
19 16 (29.09%) Kanban
19 16 (29.09%) .NET Framework
19 16 (29.09%) MVVM
19 16 (29.09%) Rhino Mocks
19 16 (29.09%) BDD
19 16 (29.09%) Web Application Development

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 4 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
2 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (69.09%) Moq
2 37 (67.27%) NUnit
3 16 (29.09%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (7.27%) JUnit
5 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.45%) Mockito
General
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) Software Engineer
3 20 (36.36%) .NET Developer
4 17 (30.91%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.27%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.27%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (3.64%) VB Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (85.45%) .NET
2 41 (74.55%) WPF
3 37 (67.27%) NHibernate
4 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET
5 22 (40.00%) WinForms
6 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (38.18%) Entity Framework
7 19 (34.55%) HTML
8 17 (30.91%) CSS
9 16 (29.09%) .NET Framework
9 16 (29.09%) AngularJS
9 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 12 (21.82%) jQuery
11 6 (10.91%) Spring
12 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
12 4 (7.27%) Web Services
13 3 (5.45%) Java EE
13 3 (5.45%) Web Services Management
14 2 (3.64%) Sass
15 1 (1.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (29.09%) Streaming Music
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (89.09%) MVC
2 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (49.09%) Software Engineering
4 25 (45.45%) Scrum
5 21 (38.18%) Unit Testing
6 18 (32.73%) TDD
7 16 (29.09%) BDD
7 16 (29.09%) Kanban
7 16 (29.09%) MVVM
7 16 (29.09%) Web Application Development
8 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.73%) SDLC
10 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.27%) SOA
12 3 (5.45%) CRM
12 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.45%) Web Development
13 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
14 1 (1.82%) Android Development
14 1 (1.82%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 19 (34.55%) SQL
4 7 (12.73%) Java
4 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.09%) VB
6 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.64%) C++
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) VB6
8 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Google