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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 20 15
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 0.98% 8.24% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 18.92% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Median salary £49,056 £39,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.41% +26.19%  
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 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 61 37 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 59.80% 43.53% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 13
Median salary £41,377 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,112 £31,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,056 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 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 24 April 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) XQuery
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft