The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.09% 0.43% 3.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.90% 2.04% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.10% 21.03% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59 42 17
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Shropshire

WCF
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -1 3 - -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Process Management
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) MSTest
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) MVC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (60.00%) MSTest
1 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Process Management
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle