Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 85 61
Rank change year-on-year +28 -24 -30
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 5.04% 1.34% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.49% 3.26% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 24
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £34,875
90th Percentile £49,450 £42,450 £49,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.79% -4.44%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 253 337 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 53.15% 41.05% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 232 292 244
Cheltenham median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,025 £28,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +12.00%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Cheltenham

WCF
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for WCF in Cheltenham

WCF
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for WCF.

1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 23 (95.83%) T-SQL
2 23 (95.83%) SQL Server
2 23 (95.83%) CSS
2 23 (95.83%) MVC
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET Web API
3 22 (91.67%) .NET
4 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (79.17%) Web Services
5 19 (79.17%) AngularJS
5 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 19 (79.17%) HTML5
5 19 (79.17%) CSS3
6 18 (75.00%) .NET Framework
7 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
8 15 (62.50%) Sass
8 15 (62.50%) LESS
8 15 (62.50%) Git (software)
8 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (58.33%) SMS
10 7 (29.17%) SQL
10 7 (29.17%) Retail
11 6 (25.00%) Finance
12 5 (20.83%) Web Development
13 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
13 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (16.67%) SDLC
13 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (29.17%) Retail
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 20 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 18 (75.00%) C# Developer
4 16 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (20.83%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
7 4 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
9 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET Web API
1 23 (95.83%) CSS
1 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 22 (91.67%) .NET
3 19 (79.17%) AngularJS
3 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 19 (79.17%) CSS3
3 19 (79.17%) HTML5
3 19 (79.17%) Web Services
4 18 (75.00%) .NET Framework
5 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 15 (62.50%) LESS
6 15 (62.50%) Sass
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (16.67%) jQuery
7 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) MVC
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 23 (95.83%) T-SQL
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft