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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 49 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 8.05% 5.26% 6.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.40% 11.92% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 33
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
229 260 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 37.60% 44.14% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 213 228 237
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 24 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Coventry

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 71 (100.00%) C#
2 69 (97.18%) .NET
3 61 (85.92%) SQL Server
4 56 (78.87%) ASP.NET
5 53 (74.65%) MVC
6 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
7 39 (54.93%) .NET Framework
8 36 (50.70%) SharePoint
9 35 (49.30%) JavaScript
10 32 (45.07%) HTML
10 32 (45.07%) CSS
10 32 (45.07%) Web Services
11 30 (42.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 29 (40.85%) WPF
13 28 (39.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (36.62%) XML
15 24 (33.80%) Ajax
15 24 (33.80%) jQuery
16 23 (32.39%) BizTalk Server
16 23 (32.39%) XAML
17 22 (30.99%) TDD
17 22 (30.99%) Spring.NET
17 22 (30.99%) Dependency Injection
17 22 (30.99%) Castle Windsor
18 21 (29.58%) VB.NET
18 21 (29.58%) Web Development
19 20 (28.17%) DHTML
19 20 (28.17%) COM
19 20 (28.17%) XSL
19 20 (28.17%) Windows

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 36 (50.70%) SharePoint
2 23 (32.39%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (12.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.82%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) InfoPath
2 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (85.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (9.86%) RDBMS
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database
4 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) MySQL
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (21.13%) MSTest
2 15 (21.13%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (21.13%) Moq
2 15 (21.13%) NUnit
3 7 (9.86%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
1 1 (1.41%) Banking
1 1 (1.41%) Retail
1 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (87.32%) Developer
2 54 (76.06%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.68%) Applications Support
4 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
4 6 (8.45%) Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
4 6 (8.45%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Programmer
7 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.82%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (2.82%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (2.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (97.18%) .NET
2 56 (78.87%) ASP.NET
3 39 (54.93%) .NET Framework
4 32 (45.07%) HTML
4 32 (45.07%) CSS
4 32 (45.07%) Web Services
5 30 (42.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 29 (40.85%) WPF
7 28 (39.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (36.62%) XML
9 24 (33.80%) jQuery
9 24 (33.80%) Ajax
10 22 (30.99%) Spring.NET
10 22 (30.99%) Castle Windsor
11 20 (28.17%) XSL
11 20 (28.17%) DHTML
11 20 (28.17%) COM
12 15 (21.13%) Ninject
12 15 (21.13%) Unity DI Container
13 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.82%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (74.65%) MVC
2 22 (30.99%) TDD
2 22 (30.99%) Dependency Injection
3 21 (29.58%) Web Development
4 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (25.35%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (23.94%) Web Application Development
7 16 (22.54%) Scrum
8 15 (21.13%) Kanban
9 9 (12.68%) ITIL
9 9 (12.68%) CRM
10 7 (9.86%) AOP
11 2 (2.82%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.41%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.41%) Waterfall
12 1 (1.41%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (49.30%) JavaScript
3 23 (32.39%) XAML
4 21 (29.58%) VB.NET
5 19 (26.76%) SQL
6 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.23%) Java
8 2 (2.82%) Python
8 2 (2.82%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) Delphi
8 2 (2.82%) Perl
8 2 (2.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago