Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 12 19
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 3.30% 10.96% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 29.63% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,750 £36,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 58 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 63.74% 36.99% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 50 25 21
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +1.43%
10th Percentile £23,525 £22,050 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £48,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in North Wales

WCF
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for WCF in North Wales

WCF
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Flintshire -2 3 £40,000 -
WCF
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North Wales region with a requirement for WCF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 3 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby