The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 25 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.72% 0.74% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 3.23% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +11.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 31 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 38.79% 22.79% 43.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 62
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £29,850 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -5 1 £35,000 -17.64%
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) Ninject
4 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 2 (33.33%) Streaming Music
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) CRM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (50.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Ninject
2 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) Streaming Music
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCAD
2 1 (16.67%) MCSD
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Typemock
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