The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 38 68 33
Rank change year-on-year +30 -35  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 2 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.33% 0.34% 6.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.95% 1.01% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 32
Median salary £50,990 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.24% +15.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 176 198 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 41.90% 33.39% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 140 179 197
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.81% +7.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

WCF
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for WCF in Swindon

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for WCF.

1 14 (70.00%) C#
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) SOAP
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (60.00%) SOA
3 12 (60.00%) MVC
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (55.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (55.00%) REST
4 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (55.00%) Banking
4 11 (55.00%) UML
4 11 (55.00%) OO
5 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) CSS
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (40.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) jQuery
8 7 (35.00%) HTML
8 7 (35.00%) Mobile Development
9 6 (30.00%) Business Process Modelling
9 6 (30.00%) DataPower
9 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
9 6 (30.00%) Technical Analysis

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Grunt
2 2 (10.00%) gulp
2 2 (10.00%) MSI
2 2 (10.00%) NuGet
General
1 11 (55.00%) Banking
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Architect
2 10 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 9 (45.00%) Developer
4 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (30.00%) Middleware Architect
6 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Digital Architect
7 4 (20.00%) Digital Technical Architect
8 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Mobile Specialist
9 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) SOAP
3 12 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (55.00%) REST
5 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (45.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) jQuery
8 6 (30.00%) Middleware
8 6 (30.00%) WSDL
9 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (25.00%) Ext JS
9 5 (25.00%) Node.js
9 5 (25.00%) React
10 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (10.00%) Angular 2
12 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) DataPower
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Android
1 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) MVC
1 12 (60.00%) SOA
2 11 (55.00%) Mentoring
2 11 (55.00%) OO
2 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (55.00%) UML
3 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (35.00%) Mobile Development
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) BPEL
5 6 (30.00%) BPMN
5 6 (30.00%) Business Process Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (30.00%) Use Case
5 6 (30.00%) Workflow
6 5 (25.00%) Android Development
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) IBM
2 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) Software AG
2 6 (30.00%) Unisys
3 5 (25.00%) Sencha
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle