Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South West > Devon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 66 33
Rank change year-on-year +16 -33 +27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.14% 3.14% 6.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.81% 6.25% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 49
Devon median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - +7.91%
10th Percentile £32,550 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,250 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%

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 Devon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 261 400 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 47.03% 50.31% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 240 365 306
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +10.77%
10th Percentile £27,761 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +2 21 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Plymouth +6 1 £37,500 +4.17%
WCF
South West

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 Devon region with a requirement for WCF.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 23 (100.00%) MVC
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
3 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (82.61%) .NET Framework
4 19 (82.61%) Entity Framework
4 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 18 (78.26%) Code First Entity Framework
5 18 (78.26%) RESTful
5 18 (78.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 18 (78.26%) Node.js
5 18 (78.26%) Web Application Development
5 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
5 18 (78.26%) BDD
5 18 (78.26%) NoSQL
5 18 (78.26%) TDD
5 18 (78.26%) Ruby
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) JSON
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
8 3 (13.04%) Web Development
9 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (78.26%) NoSQL
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (91.30%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) CMS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (82.61%) .NET Framework
3 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (82.61%) Entity Framework
4 18 (78.26%) Code First Entity Framework
4 18 (78.26%) Node.js
4 18 (78.26%) RESTful
5 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 3 (13.04%) JSON
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
8 1 (4.35%) Ajax
8 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.35%) Apache Flex
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.35%) CSS
8 1 (4.35%) jQuery
8 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) MVC
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (78.26%) BDD
3 18 (78.26%) TDD
3 18 (78.26%) Web Application Development
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.35%) Release Management
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) Ruby
3 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle