The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 45 53
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.71% 2.79% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.68% 5.03% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 7
Median salary £45,000 £26,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.07% -27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £35,100 £36,600
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 Devon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 176 159 176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 47.70% 55.40% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 162 147 163
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

WCF
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for WCF in Devon

WCF
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Devon over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Devon

WCF
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -1 10 £45,000 +34.32% 2
WCF
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Devon region with a requirement for WCF.

1 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 28 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 25 (89.29%) MVC
3 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (71.43%) TDD
4 20 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (64.29%) .NET Framework
6 16 (57.14%) Ruby
6 16 (57.14%) Web Application Development
6 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 16 (57.14%) RESTful
6 16 (57.14%) BDD
6 16 (57.14%) NoSQL
6 16 (57.14%) Entity Framework
6 16 (57.14%) Node.js
6 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 16 (57.14%) Code First Entity Framework
7 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (46.43%) AngularJS
8 13 (46.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (46.43%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (42.86%) Games
9 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
9 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (32.14%) Web Services
11 8 (28.57%) JSON
12 7 (25.00%) SQL

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (10.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (42.86%) Games
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Internet Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Development Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
1 28 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (64.29%) .NET Framework
5 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 16 (57.14%) Code First Entity Framework
5 16 (57.14%) Entity Framework
5 16 (57.14%) Node.js
5 16 (57.14%) RESTful
6 13 (46.43%) AngularJS
6 13 (46.43%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (46.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (32.14%) Web Services
8 8 (28.57%) JSON
9 4 (14.29%) CSS
9 4 (14.29%) HTML
9 4 (14.29%) HTML5
9 4 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (10.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) MVC
2 20 (71.43%) TDD
3 16 (57.14%) BDD
3 16 (57.14%) Web Application Development
4 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) CRM
6 5 (17.86%) Web Development
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.14%) ITIL
9 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.14%) Project Management
9 2 (7.14%) Scrum
9 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 16 (57.14%) Ruby
4 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 7 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Java
6 3 (10.71%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) HNC
1 3 (10.71%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Infor
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