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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 38 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 39 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.11% 1.51% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.22% 4.65% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 21
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
295 172 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 38.66% 32.45% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 256 158 198
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 27 April 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Coventry

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 74 (98.67%) C#
2 73 (97.33%) .NET
3 64 (85.33%) SQL Server
4 63 (84.00%) ASP.NET
5 53 (70.67%) Microsoft
6 52 (69.33%) MVC
7 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (45.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (42.67%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (37.33%) BizTalk Server
11 27 (36.00%) TDD
11 27 (36.00%) Scrum
12 26 (34.67%) NUnit
12 26 (34.67%) Kanban
12 26 (34.67%) Spring.NET
12 26 (34.67%) Dependency Injection
12 26 (34.67%) Inversion of Control
12 26 (34.67%) MSTest
12 26 (34.67%) Rhino Mocks
12 26 (34.67%) Moq
12 26 (34.67%) Castle Windsor
12 26 (34.67%) Ninject
12 26 (34.67%) Web Application Development
12 26 (34.67%) Unity DI Container
13 25 (33.33%) SharePoint
14 24 (32.00%) .NET Framework
15 23 (30.67%) SQL
16 19 (25.33%) SQL Server 2008
17 18 (24.00%) Web Services
18 17 (22.67%) Windows

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 28 (37.33%) BizTalk Server
2 25 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 10 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (85.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (25.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (34.67%) NUnit
1 26 (34.67%) MSTest
1 26 (34.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 26 (34.67%) Moq
2 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.67%) Subversion
3 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.33%) Ant
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (84.00%) Developer
2 50 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 13 (17.33%) C# Developer
4 12 (16.00%) Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Applications Support
6 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.33%) AWS Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (6.67%) Programmer
8 5 (6.67%) Software Programmer
8 5 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (97.33%) .NET
2 63 (84.00%) ASP.NET
3 34 (45.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (34.67%) Unity DI Container
4 26 (34.67%) Castle Windsor
4 26 (34.67%) Ninject
4 26 (34.67%) Spring.NET
5 24 (32.00%) .NET Framework
6 18 (24.00%) Web Services
7 14 (18.67%) XML
8 12 (16.00%) HTML
8 12 (16.00%) CSS
9 11 (14.67%) Ajax
10 9 (12.00%) Entity Framework
11 8 (10.67%) jQuery
12 7 (9.33%) Middleware
12 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (8.00%) WPF
13 6 (8.00%) DHTML
13 6 (8.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (2.67%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.67%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (9.33%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (69.33%) MVC
2 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (42.67%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (36.00%) TDD
4 27 (36.00%) Scrum
5 26 (34.67%) Kanban
5 26 (34.67%) Dependency Injection
5 26 (34.67%) Web Application Development
6 15 (20.00%) CRM
7 10 (13.33%) ITIL
7 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.33%) Web Development
10 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.33%) ERP
12 1 (1.33%) ETL
12 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2
12 1 (1.33%) Logistics
12 1 (1.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 74 (98.67%) C#
2 23 (30.67%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
4 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.67%) XAML
6 7 (9.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) MCSD
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.33%) MCTS
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 53 (70.67%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 3 days ago