The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 98 60
Rank change year-on-year +12 -38  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 7 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.71% 0.71% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.79% 2.01% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 32
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £50,000
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 422 349 389
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 45.09% 35.40% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 366 251 329
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

WCF
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for WCF in Gloucestershire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Gloucestershire

WCF
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Cheltenham - 6 £37,000 -
Cirencester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Gloucester +5 1 £55,000 +22.22%
WCF
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (97.62%) C#
3 40 (95.24%) SQL Server
4 35 (83.33%) MVC
5 33 (78.57%) JavaScript
5 33 (78.57%) CSS
5 33 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (76.19%) HTML
7 31 (73.81%) T-SQL
8 26 (61.90%) AngularJS
9 25 (59.52%) Web Services
10 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
11 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
13 19 (45.24%) XML
13 19 (45.24%) SQL
14 17 (40.48%) .NET Framework
15 14 (33.33%) HTML5
15 14 (33.33%) jQuery
16 13 (30.95%) Sass
16 13 (30.95%) LESS
16 13 (30.95%) CSS3
17 12 (28.57%) RESTful
17 12 (28.57%) Finance
18 11 (26.19%) SDLC
19 10 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 9 (21.43%) OO
21 8 (19.05%) Wealth Management

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Foundation
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 27 (64.29%) C# Developer
3 22 (52.38%) .NET Developer
4 19 (45.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
5 12 (28.57%) Software Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Angular Developer
6 7 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
6 7 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (16.67%) HTML Developer
6 7 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (16.67%) WCF Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Junior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Social Media Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 33 (78.57%) CSS
3 32 (76.19%) HTML
4 26 (61.90%) AngularJS
5 25 (59.52%) Web Services
6 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
6 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (45.24%) XML
9 17 (40.48%) .NET Framework
10 14 (33.33%) HTML5
10 14 (33.33%) jQuery
11 13 (30.95%) CSS3
11 13 (30.95%) LESS
11 13 (30.95%) Sass
12 12 (28.57%) RESTful
13 10 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 6 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) BBC
2 2 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Fintech
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) MVC
2 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) SDLC
4 9 (21.43%) OO
5 8 (19.05%) Wealth Management
6 7 (16.67%) BDD
6 7 (16.67%) SOA
6 7 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
8 5 (11.90%) Release Management
9 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.76%) Web Development
12 1 (2.38%) Channel Management
12 1 (2.38%) Coaching
12 1 (2.38%) Line Management
12 1 (2.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 33 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 31 (73.81%) T-SQL
4 19 (45.24%) SQL
5 6 (14.29%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCSD
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Apple
2 2 (4.76%) Facebook
2 2 (4.76%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Sony
2 2 (4.76%) Yahoo!
3 1 (2.38%) DevExpress
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago