Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 27 21
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 11.39% 3.33% 10.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.95% 6.25% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 14
Torfaen median annual salary £33,000 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.16% +16.92% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £34,200 £22,250
90th Percentile £50,250 £52,400 £41,750
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year - -2.10% +2.14%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 41 48 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 51.90% 53.33% 51.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 68
Torfaen median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +19.05% -12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,400 £22,250
90th Percentile £48,600 £55,000 £41,825
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Torfaen

WCF
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for WCF in Torfaen

WCF
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Torfaen over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Torfaen

WCF
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +12 9 £33,000 -13.16%
WCF
South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for WCF.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (77.78%) Node.js
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) OOD
3 5 (55.56%) PaaS
3 5 (55.56%) MSTest
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) Moq
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) NUnit
3 5 (55.56%) IaaS
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (55.56%) SOLID
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) Retail

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) IaaS
2 5 (55.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Moq
1 5 (55.56%) MSTest
1 5 (55.56%) NUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Development Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) Node.js
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) OOD
1 5 (55.56%) SOLID
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft