The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 46 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.52% 0.98% 3.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.29% 3.68% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 19
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,200 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
204 136 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 34.17% 26.56% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 187 119 164
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WCF
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

WCF Salary Trend in Coventry

WCF
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Coventry

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (95.00%) MVC
3 37 (92.50%) SQL Server
4 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET
5 34 (85.00%) .NET Framework
6 31 (77.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
7 30 (75.00%) HTML
8 29 (72.50%) WPF
9 27 (67.50%) CSS
10 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
10 20 (50.00%) SQL
11 19 (47.50%) Windows
12 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (42.50%) TDD
14 16 (40.00%) SharePoint
14 16 (40.00%) Web Services
15 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
15 14 (35.00%) jQuery
15 14 (35.00%) NHibernate
15 14 (35.00%) Relational Database
16 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 13 (32.50%) Castle Windsor
16 13 (32.50%) Dependency Injection
16 13 (32.50%) Spring.NET
16 13 (32.50%) XML
16 13 (32.50%) BizTalk Server
17 12 (30.00%) XSL
17 12 (30.00%) COM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (32.50%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (12.50%) Apache
4 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.50%) IIS
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) InfoPath
2 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (92.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
2 14 (35.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (12.50%) MySQL
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
4 1 (2.50%) MSTest
4 1 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.50%) Moq
General
1 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 34 (85.00%) .NET Framework
4 31 (77.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 30 (75.00%) HTML
6 29 (72.50%) WPF
7 27 (67.50%) CSS
8 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (40.00%) Web Services
10 14 (35.00%) jQuery
10 14 (35.00%) NHibernate
11 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (32.50%) Castle Windsor
11 13 (32.50%) Spring.NET
11 13 (32.50%) XML
12 12 (30.00%) XSL
12 12 (30.00%) DHTML
12 12 (30.00%) COM
12 12 (30.00%) WinForms
13 10 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (95.00%) MVC
2 17 (42.50%) TDD
3 13 (32.50%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (30.00%) AOP
5 9 (22.50%) Web Development
6 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.00%) CRM
7 6 (15.00%) Web Application Development
8 4 (10.00%) Scrum
8 4 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (7.50%) ITIL
9 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Coaching
10 2 (5.00%) Change Control
11 1 (2.50%) MVVM
11 1 (2.50%) System Testing
11 1 (2.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
3 20 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 9 (22.50%) XAML
6 5 (12.50%) Python
6 5 (12.50%) Perl
6 5 (12.50%) PHP
6 5 (12.50%) C++
6 5 (12.50%) Delphi
6 5 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle
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