Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 30 17
Rank change year-on-year -9 -13 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 2.53% 7.61% 6.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% 17.72% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 5
Taunton median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% +4.17%
10th Percentile £34,875 £33,550 £31,150
90th Percentile £48,214 £48,750 £39,950
Somerset median annual salary £38,500 £42,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.88% +20.71% -7.89%

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 129 79 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 65.15% 42.93% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 93 68 33
Taunton median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £25,400 £28,925 £25,150
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £42,150
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Taunton

WCF
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for WCF in Taunton

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Taunton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 2 (40.00%) Process Management
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) XQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Process Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) XPath
3 2 (40.00%) XQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cadence