The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 8 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 4.35% 10.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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 Dudley region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 34.78% 35.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

WCF
Salary Trend in Dudley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Dudley region.

WCF Salary Trend in Dudley

WCF
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) WPF

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#