Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Flintshire 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
North Wales > Flintshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 19 10
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Flintshire 40.00% 2.70% 19.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 62.50% 4.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 7
Flintshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £45,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £22,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +77.78% -47.06% +13.33%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Flintshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Flintshire 64.00% 67.57% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 15
Flintshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.43% -
10th Percentile £24,650 £45,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
North Wales median annual salary £36,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -19.44% +12.50% +6.67%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Flintshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Flintshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Flintshire

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

Salary trend for WCF in Flintshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Flintshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Flintshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Flintshire

WCF
Job Locations in Flintshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Flintshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Deeside - 19 £40,000 - 2
WCF
North Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Flintshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (75.00%) TDD
5 14 (70.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (70.00%) NoSQL
5 14 (70.00%) Entity Framework
6 13 (65.00%) Node.js
6 13 (65.00%) BDD
6 13 (65.00%) Web Application Development
6 13 (65.00%) WPF
6 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (65.00%) RESTful
6 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 13 (65.00%) Code First Entity Framework
6 13 (65.00%) Marketing
6 13 (65.00%) Ruby
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (10.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) AngularJS

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Flintshire 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) NoSQL
3 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (5.00%) Redis
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (65.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (65.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Junior
5 5 (25.00%) Junior Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 14 (70.00%) .NET Framework
4 14 (70.00%) Entity Framework
5 13 (65.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 13 (65.00%) Node.js
5 13 (65.00%) RESTful
5 13 (65.00%) WPF
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) MVC
3 15 (75.00%) TDD
4 13 (65.00%) BDD
4 13 (65.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) Ruby
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Teradata