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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 37 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 37 41 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.12% 5.27% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.33% 13.80% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 7
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
300 297 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 41.49% 38.17% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 259 257 165
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Coventry

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 87 (100.00%) C#
1 87 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (88.51%) ASP.NET
3 76 (87.36%) JavaScript
4 72 (82.76%) MVC
5 71 (81.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 66 (75.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 59 (67.82%) CSS
8 57 (65.52%) Entity Framework
8 57 (65.52%) .NET Framework
9 55 (63.22%) WPF
10 51 (58.62%) Web Services
11 47 (54.02%) Microsoft
12 46 (52.87%) LINQ
13 44 (50.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 44 (50.57%) XML
14 43 (49.43%) jQuery
15 41 (47.13%) WF
15 41 (47.13%) XSL
16 37 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (36.78%) HTML
18 28 (32.18%) SharePoint
19 26 (29.89%) Office 365
19 26 (29.89%) SharePoint 2013
20 25 (28.74%) SQL
21 22 (25.29%) Oracle
22 21 (24.14%) PL/SQL
23 20 (22.99%) SDLC
24 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
24 18 (20.69%) Degree

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 28 (32.18%) SharePoint
2 26 (29.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (12.64%) Node.js
4 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (50.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (29.89%) Office 365
3 9 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
4 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) NoSQL
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.30%) Big Data
4 1 (1.15%) MySQL
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
1 12 (13.79%) TeamCity
2 11 (12.64%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.30%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 73 (83.91%) Developer
2 66 (75.86%) .NET Developer
3 47 (54.02%) ASP.NET Developer
4 43 (49.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 23 (26.44%) Office 365 Developer
5 23 (26.44%) SharePoint Developer
6 18 (20.69%) Azure Developer
6 18 (20.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 18 (20.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (20.69%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 18 (20.69%) Senior Developer
7 14 (16.09%) Software Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Software Engineer
9 8 (9.20%) C# Developer
10 7 (8.05%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (8.05%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (4.60%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (4.60%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (4.60%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (88.51%) ASP.NET
3 71 (81.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 66 (75.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 59 (67.82%) CSS
6 57 (65.52%) .NET Framework
6 57 (65.52%) Entity Framework
7 55 (63.22%) WPF
8 51 (58.62%) Web Services
9 46 (52.87%) LINQ
10 44 (50.57%) XML
11 43 (49.43%) jQuery
12 41 (47.13%) WF
12 41 (47.13%) XSL
13 32 (36.78%) HTML
14 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
15 15 (17.24%) WinForms
16 12 (13.79%) Ajax
17 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 11 (12.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Social Network
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.30%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.79%) Unix
1 12 (13.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (82.76%) MVC
2 37 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.99%) SDLC
4 16 (18.39%) TDD
4 16 (18.39%) Unit Testing
5 15 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 14 (16.09%) Mentoring
6 14 (16.09%) OO
7 13 (14.94%) Scrum
8 11 (12.64%) BDD
8 11 (12.64%) Web Application Development
9 9 (10.34%) Front End Development
9 9 (10.34%) OOP
10 8 (9.20%) Web Development
11 7 (8.05%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.75%) Coaching
12 5 (5.75%) Data Management
13 4 (4.60%) Automated Testing
13 4 (4.60%) Waterfall
14 3 (3.45%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) C#
2 76 (87.36%) JavaScript
3 25 (28.74%) SQL
4 21 (24.14%) PL/SQL
5 12 (13.79%) Shell Script
6 11 (12.64%) F#
6 11 (12.64%) Ruby
7 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.15%) C++
8 1 (1.15%) Delphi
8 1 (1.15%) Java
8 1 (1.15%) Perl
8 1 (1.15%) PHP
8 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) MCSD
2 3 (3.45%) MCTS
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (54.02%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.29%) Oracle
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