Period
to 24 February 2018

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

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 28 34
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 15.10% 13.20% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 20.47% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 5
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,750 £34,800
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 58 127 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 30.21% 64.47% 73.05%
Number of salaries quoted 54 120 88
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -18.37%
10th Percentile £30,375 £28,700 £20,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -16.67%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Swansea

WCF
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for WCF in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Swansea region with a requirement for WCF.

1 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) MVC
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
3 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
3 24 (82.76%) TDD
3 24 (82.76%) Git (software)
4 23 (79.31%) .NET Framework
4 23 (79.31%) RESTful
4 23 (79.31%) BDD
4 23 (79.31%) NoSQL
4 23 (79.31%) Entity Framework
4 23 (79.31%) Node.js
4 23 (79.31%) Web Application Development
4 23 (79.31%) Ruby
4 23 (79.31%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (79.31%) SQL Server 2016
4 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 23 (79.31%) Code First Entity Framework
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) CSS
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) SaaS
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
6 5 (17.24%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) Ajax

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 23 (79.31%) NoSQL
2 23 (79.31%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) NUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (96.55%) .NET Developer
3 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET Developer
3 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 23 (79.31%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (79.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 23 (79.31%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (79.31%) .NET Framework
3 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET Web API
3 23 (79.31%) Code First Entity Framework
3 23 (79.31%) Entity Framework
3 23 (79.31%) Node.js
3 23 (79.31%) RESTful
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
5 5 (17.24%) Ajax
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
6 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (100.00%) MVC
2 24 (82.76%) TDD
3 23 (79.31%) BDD
3 23 (79.31%) Web Application Development
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Microservices
5 1 (3.45%) OO
5 1 (3.45%) SOLID
5 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (79.31%) Ruby
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell