The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 96 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 47 96 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.97% 4.75% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.21% 14.08% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 39 96 59
Median salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,750 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
652 682 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.39% 33.78% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 544 589 461
Median salary £38,446 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.52% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WCF
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

WCF Salary Trend in Birmingham

WCF
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for WCF.

1 102 (95.33%) .NET
2 97 (90.65%) C#
3 89 (83.18%) ASP.NET
4 81 (75.70%) SQL Server
5 78 (72.90%) MVC
6 59 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (48.60%) JavaScript
7 52 (48.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (44.86%) Web Services
9 46 (42.99%) Visual Studio
10 45 (42.06%) SQL
11 44 (41.12%) ASP.NET Web API
12 42 (39.25%) Git (software)
13 39 (36.45%) XML
14 38 (35.51%) .NET Framework
15 37 (34.58%) Entity Framework
16 36 (33.64%) jQuery
17 35 (32.71%) Web Application Development
18 31 (28.97%) CSS
19 30 (28.04%) Web Development
20 29 (27.10%) Team Foundation Server
21 28 (26.17%) TDD
21 28 (26.17%) Scrum
22 27 (25.23%) Node.js
22 27 (25.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 26 (24.30%) REST
23 26 (24.30%) XSLT
23 26 (24.30%) HTML
24 25 (23.36%) SOAP
25 24 (22.43%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 21 (19.63%) BizTalk Server
1 21 (19.63%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.28%) IIS
3 6 (5.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (5.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.87%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) SSL
2 4 (3.74%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (75.70%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 22 (20.56%) NoSQL
4 18 (16.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.54%) MySQL
6 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.93%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (42.99%) Visual Studio
2 42 (39.25%) Git (software)
3 29 (27.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (17.76%) Subversion
5 3 (2.80%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.87%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.93%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.93%) Hudson
7 1 (0.93%) NuGet
7 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (11.21%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Local Government
3 5 (4.67%) Law
4 4 (3.74%) Games
5 2 (1.87%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (84.11%) Developer
2 60 (56.07%) .NET Developer
3 31 (28.97%) C# Developer
4 27 (25.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (17.76%) Senior Developer
6 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (14.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (14.95%) Software Developer
7 15 (14.02%) Social Media Developer
8 14 (13.08%) .NET Software Developer
8 14 (13.08%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (11.21%) SQL Developer
10 10 (9.35%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (8.41%) Team Leader
12 8 (7.48%) C# WCF Developer
12 8 (7.48%) HTML Developer
12 8 (7.48%) Software Engineer
12 8 (7.48%) Software Team Leader
12 8 (7.48%) WCF Developer
13 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (95.33%) .NET
2 89 (83.18%) ASP.NET
3 52 (48.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (44.86%) Web Services
5 44 (41.12%) ASP.NET Web API
6 39 (36.45%) XML
7 38 (35.51%) .NET Framework
8 37 (34.58%) Entity Framework
9 36 (33.64%) jQuery
10 31 (28.97%) CSS
11 27 (25.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 27 (25.23%) Node.js
12 26 (24.30%) HTML
12 26 (24.30%) REST
12 26 (24.30%) XSLT
13 25 (23.36%) SOAP
14 22 (20.56%) RESTful
15 21 (19.63%) AngularJS
16 19 (17.76%) WPF
17 18 (16.82%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) Mobile App
2 15 (14.02%) BBC
2 15 (14.02%) Social Media
3 14 (13.08%) iPad
4 9 (8.41%) e-Learning
5 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.74%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (3.74%) User Experience
7 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.93%) Blog
8 1 (0.93%) FMCG
8 1 (0.93%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.74%) Android
1 4 (3.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (72.90%) MVC
2 59 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (32.71%) Web Application Development
4 30 (28.04%) Web Development
5 28 (26.17%) Scrum
5 28 (26.17%) TDD
6 24 (22.43%) BDD
6 24 (22.43%) OO
7 21 (19.63%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (19.63%) SOLID
8 20 (18.69%) Data Management
8 20 (18.69%) SOA
9 18 (16.82%) Mobile Application Development
9 18 (16.82%) Service Delivery
10 11 (10.28%) ETL
11 10 (9.35%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.41%) Business Activity Monitoring
12 9 (8.41%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (8.41%) EAI
12 9 (8.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 97 (90.65%) C#
2 52 (48.60%) JavaScript
3 45 (42.06%) SQL
4 21 (19.63%) Ruby
5 20 (18.69%) XPath
6 19 (17.76%) VB.NET
7 11 (10.28%) T-SQL
8 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.74%) XAML
10 2 (1.87%) C
10 2 (1.87%) Java
10 2 (1.87%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
1 18 (16.82%) Oracle
2 15 (14.02%) Apple
2 15 (14.02%) Facebook
2 15 (14.02%) Google
2 15 (14.02%) Sony
2 15 (14.02%) Yahoo!
3 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe
4 1 (0.93%) Infragistics
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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