Period
to 24 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 39 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 -15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 2.46% 5.74% 6.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.84% 17.89% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 9
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £29,375 £33,750 £29,950
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,150
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%

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 61 123 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 25.00% 32.11% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 57 118 108
Swansea median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +7.38% +22.13%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,525 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £50,750 £45,000
West Wales median annual salary £35,000 £39,351 £36,500
% change year-on-year -11.06% +7.81% +21.67%

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

WCF
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Swansea over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Node.js
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) Code First Entity Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Yahoo!
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) BBC
3 1 (16.67%) Sony
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (100.00%) Node.js
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) Code First Entity Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) BBC
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Sony
1 1 (16.67%) Yahoo!