The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South West / Bristol
Rank 83 73 81
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 48 60 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.63% 3.23% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.78% 7.43% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 49
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 830 808 809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 45.45% 43.51% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 703 734 721
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Bristol

WCF
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for WCF in Bristol

WCF
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Bristol

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WCF.

1 106 (96.36%) .NET
2 105 (95.45%) C#
3 85 (77.27%) ASP.NET
4 73 (66.36%) MVC
5 69 (62.73%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (61.82%) JavaScript
7 60 (54.55%) HTML
8 56 (50.91%) SQL Server
9 55 (50.00%) .NET Framework
10 50 (45.45%) CSS
11 47 (42.73%) Microsoft
12 42 (38.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 40 (36.36%) jQuery
14 38 (34.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (30.91%) TDD
15 34 (30.91%) Entity Framework
16 30 (27.27%) Scrum
16 30 (27.27%) SQL
16 30 (27.27%) MS Excel
17 28 (25.45%) Degree
18 26 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (20.91%) XML
20 22 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
21 21 (19.09%) Web Services
22 19 (17.27%) Finance
22 19 (17.27%) AngularJS
23 18 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
23 18 (16.36%) MSTest
24 17 (15.45%) WPF
25 16 (14.55%) BizTalk Server

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 16 (14.55%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (13.64%) CMS
3 6 (5.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (5.45%) Umbraco
4 5 (4.55%) Kentico
4 5 (4.55%) Sitefinity
5 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.82%) DNN
7 1 (0.91%) EPiServer
Applications
1 30 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.36%) Slack
4 2 (1.82%) Office 365
5 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (50.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.18%) MySQL
3 9 (8.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (6.36%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.82%) Big Data
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.91%) Redis
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (16.36%) MSTest
2 15 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.00%) NUnit
4 5 (4.55%) Moq
4 5 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (3.64%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (17.27%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Banking
3 1 (0.91%) Advertising
3 1 (0.91%) Games
Job Titles
1 103 (93.64%) Developer
2 87 (79.09%) .NET Developer
3 47 (42.73%) C# Developer
4 39 (35.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (31.82%) Senior .NET Developer
5 35 (31.82%) Senior Developer
6 28 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 22 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 22 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (15.45%) Junior
9 17 (15.45%) Junior Developer
10 16 (14.55%) Graduate
10 16 (14.55%) Graduate Developer
11 12 (10.91%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 12 (10.91%) Junior .NET Developer
12 9 (8.18%) Junior C# Developer
13 8 (7.27%) Software Developer
14 7 (6.36%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (96.36%) .NET
2 85 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 60 (54.55%) HTML
4 55 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 50 (45.45%) CSS
6 42 (38.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 40 (36.36%) jQuery
8 38 (34.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (30.91%) Entity Framework
10 23 (20.91%) XML
11 21 (19.09%) Web Services
12 19 (17.27%) AngularJS
13 17 (15.45%) WPF
14 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 15 (13.64%) HTML5
15 14 (12.73%) Castle Windsor
15 14 (12.73%) RESTful
15 14 (12.73%) XHTML
16 10 (9.09%) REST
16 10 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) User Experience
2 11 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.91%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.91%) Windows
2 2 (1.82%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (66.36%) MVC
2 69 (62.73%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (30.91%) TDD
4 30 (27.27%) Scrum
5 26 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (14.55%) Software Engineering
7 14 (12.73%) Inversion of Control
7 14 (12.73%) SDLC
8 13 (11.82%) OO
9 12 (10.91%) Web Application Development
10 11 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 9 (8.18%) BDD
11 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (8.18%) Microservices
11 9 (8.18%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (8.18%) Web Design
11 9 (8.18%) Web Development
12 7 (6.36%) Integration Testing
12 7 (6.36%) Kanban
12 7 (6.36%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 105 (95.45%) C#
2 68 (61.82%) JavaScript
3 30 (27.27%) SQL
4 16 (14.55%) T-SQL
5 9 (8.18%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.36%) Ruby
7 6 (5.45%) C++
7 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.45%) Python
8 5 (4.55%) Delphi
9 4 (3.64%) C
9 4 (3.64%) Java
9 4 (3.64%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.64%) VBA
10 2 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (25.45%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) MCP
3 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (42.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.45%) Oracle
2 6 (5.45%) Sitecore
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