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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Wales / North Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 5.71% - 10.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% - 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Median salary £42,500 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £100,000
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 North Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 11 12 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 31.43% 27.91% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 29
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Wales 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 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 3 months to 27 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
Flintshire - 2 £42,500 - 2
WCF
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 North Wales region with a requirement for WCF.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Web Application Development
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 4 (57.14%) Marketing
4 4 (57.14%) Code First Entity Framework
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
4 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 4 (57.14%) Node.js
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (28.57%) Ninject
5 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (28.57%) NUnit
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Moq
2 2 (28.57%) MSTest
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (57.14%) Code First Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Node.js
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (28.57%) Ninject
4 2 (28.57%) Spring.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
1 6 (85.71%) Web Application Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) EAI
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Flintshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Flintshire
Recann
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago