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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 43 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 33 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.93% 3.77% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.30% 11.88% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 16
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
292 202 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 34.76% 31.76% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 262 187 162
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 August 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Coventry

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (98.61%) C#
3 63 (87.50%) ASP.NET
4 60 (83.33%) SQL Server
5 53 (73.61%) MVC
6 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (65.28%) Microsoft
8 34 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (40.28%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (37.50%) Web Application Development
10 27 (37.50%) Scrum
11 26 (36.11%) SQL
12 25 (34.72%) TDD
13 24 (33.33%) NUnit
13 24 (33.33%) Kanban
13 24 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
13 24 (33.33%) Ninject
13 24 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
13 24 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
13 24 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
13 24 (33.33%) MSTest
13 24 (33.33%) Spring.NET
13 24 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
13 24 (33.33%) Moq
14 20 (27.78%) Windows
15 18 (25.00%) Web Services
15 18 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
16 15 (20.83%) T-SQL
16 15 (20.83%) CRM
16 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 18 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.39%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.56%) SQLite
4 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.39%) OLAP
7 1 (1.39%) DTS
Development Applications
1 24 (33.33%) NUnit
1 24 (33.33%) MSTest
1 24 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 24 (33.33%) Moq
2 6 (8.33%) Subversion
2 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) Ant
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (84.72%) Developer
2 38 (52.78%) .NET Developer
3 18 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (20.83%) Analyst
5 11 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (13.89%) Software Engineer
7 9 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 9 (12.50%) Applications Support
7 9 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
8 7 (9.72%) AWS Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
9 6 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.94%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (6.94%) Software Programmer
10 5 (6.94%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (6.94%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (6.94%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 34 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
4 24 (33.33%) Ninject
4 24 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
4 24 (33.33%) Spring.NET
5 18 (25.00%) Web Services
6 13 (18.06%) HTML
6 13 (18.06%) .NET Framework
7 11 (15.28%) XML
8 10 (13.89%) CSS
9 8 (11.11%) Middleware
9 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (6.94%) HTML5
10 5 (6.94%) WinForms
10 5 (6.94%) LINQ
10 5 (6.94%) jQuery
11 4 (5.56%) WPF
11 4 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.17%) Animation
5 2 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Windows
2 9 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
3 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.56%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (73.61%) MVC
2 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.28%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (37.50%) Web Application Development
4 27 (37.50%) Scrum
5 25 (34.72%) TDD
6 24 (33.33%) Kanban
6 24 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
7 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 15 (20.83%) CRM
8 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
9 9 (12.50%) ITIL
10 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.56%) ERP
12 4 (5.56%) Android Development
12 4 (5.56%) iOS Development
13 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.78%) SOA
13 2 (2.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 71 (98.61%) C#
2 26 (36.11%) SQL
3 15 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (2.78%) Java
6 2 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) MCSD
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Vendors
1 47 (65.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Apple
2 4 (5.56%) Xamarin
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