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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 42 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.54% 3.10% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.11% 9.63% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 17
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
278 187 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 36.68% 32.24% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 255 174 200
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £46,000 £62,500
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 22 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Coventry

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 75 (98.68%) C#
2 74 (97.37%) .NET
3 64 (84.21%) ASP.NET
4 62 (81.58%) SQL Server
5 54 (71.05%) MVC
6 49 (64.47%) Microsoft
7 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (35.53%) Scrum
11 26 (34.21%) SQL
11 26 (34.21%) TDD
11 26 (34.21%) Web Application Development
12 25 (32.89%) Unity DI Container
12 25 (32.89%) NUnit
12 25 (32.89%) Kanban
12 25 (32.89%) Dependency Injection
12 25 (32.89%) Inversion of Control
12 25 (32.89%) MSTest
12 25 (32.89%) Spring.NET
12 25 (32.89%) Rhino Mocks
12 25 (32.89%) Moq
12 25 (32.89%) Castle Windsor
12 25 (32.89%) Ninject
13 23 (30.26%) BizTalk Server
14 21 (27.63%) Windows
15 19 (25.00%) SharePoint
16 18 (23.68%) Web Services
16 18 (23.68%) CRM
16 18 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (30.26%) BizTalk Server
2 19 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 11 (14.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.32%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (81.58%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.63%) SQLite
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) DTS
6 1 (1.32%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) NUnit
1 25 (32.89%) MSTest
1 25 (32.89%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (32.89%) Moq
2 5 (6.58%) Subversion
2 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) Ant
4 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (82.89%) Developer
2 40 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 17 (22.37%) C# Developer
4 15 (19.74%) Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) Applications Support
5 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 8 (10.53%) AWS Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Developer Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (7.89%) Programmer
9 6 (7.89%) Software Programmer
10 5 (6.58%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (6.58%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.58%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (97.37%) .NET
2 64 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 36 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (32.89%) Unity DI Container
4 25 (32.89%) Spring.NET
4 25 (32.89%) Castle Windsor
4 25 (32.89%) Ninject
5 18 (23.68%) Web Services
6 17 (22.37%) .NET Framework
7 11 (14.47%) XML
8 9 (11.84%) HTML
9 8 (10.53%) CSS
9 8 (10.53%) Middleware
9 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (7.89%) jQuery
11 5 (6.58%) LINQ
12 4 (5.26%) WinForms
12 4 (5.26%) Entity Framework
12 4 (5.26%) Ajax
13 3 (3.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.63%) Chemistry
3 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) Animation
4 1 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (11.84%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.95%) Android
5 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.32%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (71.05%) MVC
2 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (35.53%) Scrum
5 26 (34.21%) TDD
5 26 (34.21%) Web Application Development
6 25 (32.89%) Kanban
6 25 (32.89%) Dependency Injection
7 18 (23.68%) CRM
8 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
9 12 (15.79%) Unit Testing
10 11 (14.47%) ITIL
11 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
13 4 (5.26%) ERP
14 2 (2.63%) ETL
14 2 (2.63%) Web Development
14 2 (2.63%) Mentoring
14 2 (2.63%) Android Development
14 2 (2.63%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (98.68%) C#
2 26 (34.21%) SQL
3 17 (22.37%) T-SQL
4 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.63%) Java
6 2 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) VB
7 1 (1.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) MCTS
2 1 (1.32%) MCSD
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 49 (64.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Apple
2 2 (2.63%) Xamarin
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