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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.51% - 4.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% - 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 16
Median salary £37,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 114 138 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 47.70% 34.76% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 103 118 132
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.23% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £23,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) C#
3 28 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 28 (93.33%) CSS
3 28 (93.33%) MVC
4 27 (90.00%) HTML
5 26 (86.67%) T-SQL
5 26 (86.67%) AngularJS
5 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 24 (80.00%) Web Services
7 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (56.67%) .NET Framework
10 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
11 14 (46.67%) SQL
11 14 (46.67%) jQuery
11 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (46.67%) HTML5
12 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
12 13 (43.33%) XML
12 13 (43.33%) Sass
12 13 (43.33%) LESS
12 13 (43.33%) CSS3
13 12 (40.00%) Finance
14 11 (36.67%) SDLC
15 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (26.67%) Wealth Management
17 7 (23.33%) Retail
18 6 (20.00%) Relational Database

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 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Foundation
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 26 (86.67%) C# Developer
3 19 (63.33%) .NET Developer
4 18 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
5 12 (40.00%) Software Developer
6 7 (23.33%) Angular Developer
6 7 (23.33%) C# WCF Developer
6 7 (23.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (23.33%) HTML Developer
6 7 (23.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (23.33%) WCF Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Junior
9 2 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Junior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) CSS
3 27 (90.00%) HTML
4 26 (86.67%) AngularJS
4 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (80.00%) Web Services
6 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 17 (56.67%) .NET Framework
8 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
9 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (46.67%) HTML5
9 14 (46.67%) jQuery
10 13 (43.33%) CSS3
10 13 (43.33%) LESS
10 13 (43.33%) Sass
10 13 (43.33%) XML
11 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (3.33%) Kendo UI
12 1 (3.33%) RESTful
12 1 (3.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Fintech
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) MVC
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) SDLC
4 8 (26.67%) Wealth Management
5 6 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) SOA
6 5 (16.67%) Release Management
7 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
9 1 (3.33%) Coaching
9 1 (3.33%) Line Management
9 1 (3.33%) Matrix Organization
9 1 (3.33%) MVVM
9 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 28 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (86.67%) T-SQL
4 14 (46.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCSD
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) DevExpress