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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.21% 0.61% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.96% 2.17% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 21
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,864 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +6.30%
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
212 138 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 35.87% 27.88% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 193 121 189
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £48,000
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 1 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Coventry

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 44 (100.00%) C#
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (93.18%) SQL Server
2 41 (93.18%) MVC
3 38 (86.36%) ASP.NET
4 35 (79.55%) .NET Framework
5 32 (72.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
6 31 (70.45%) HTML
6 31 (70.45%) WPF
7 28 (63.64%) CSS
8 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
9 20 (45.45%) Windows
9 20 (45.45%) SQL
9 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (43.18%) Web Services
10 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
10 19 (43.18%) TDD
11 15 (34.09%) XML
11 15 (34.09%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (34.09%) Spring.NET
11 15 (34.09%) jQuery
11 15 (34.09%) Castle Windsor
12 14 (31.82%) Relational Database
12 14 (31.82%) NHibernate
12 14 (31.82%) XSL
12 14 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (31.82%) COM
12 14 (31.82%) DHTML
12 14 (31.82%) RDBMS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
2 14 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (11.36%) Apache
4 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.82%) IIS
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) InfoPath
2 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (93.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 14 (31.82%) RDBMS
3 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database
5 5 (11.36%) MySQL
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (6.82%) NUnit
3 3 (6.82%) MSTest
3 3 (6.82%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (6.82%) Moq
4 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 35 (79.55%) .NET Framework
4 32 (72.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 31 (70.45%) HTML
5 31 (70.45%) WPF
6 28 (63.64%) CSS
7 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (43.18%) Web Services
9 15 (34.09%) XML
9 15 (34.09%) Spring.NET
9 15 (34.09%) jQuery
9 15 (34.09%) Castle Windsor
10 14 (31.82%) NHibernate
10 14 (31.82%) XSL
10 14 (31.82%) COM
10 14 (31.82%) DHTML
11 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (27.27%) WinForms
12 12 (27.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (93.18%) MVC
2 19 (43.18%) TDD
3 15 (34.09%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (27.27%) AOP
5 11 (25.00%) Web Development
6 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.18%) Web Application Development
8 7 (15.91%) CRM
9 6 (13.64%) Scrum
10 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (9.09%) ITIL
12 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
12 3 (6.82%) OO
12 3 (6.82%) Kanban
13 2 (4.55%) Coaching
13 2 (4.55%) Change Control
13 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
14 1 (2.27%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 20 (45.45%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 11 (25.00%) XAML
6 5 (11.36%) Python
6 5 (11.36%) Perl
6 5 (11.36%) PHP
6 5 (11.36%) Java
6 5 (11.36%) C++
6 5 (11.36%) Delphi
7 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Oracle
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