The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.56% 2.75% 4.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.28% 5.48% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 9
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £44,800
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 146 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 34.02% 50.17% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 77 128 103
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

WCF
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

WCF Salary Trend in Solihull

WCF
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Solihull

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 23 (76.67%) CSS
3 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
4 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (66.67%) HTML
6 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
7 15 (50.00%) Web Services
8 11 (36.67%) WPF
9 10 (33.33%) jQuery
9 10 (33.33%) VB.NET
9 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 9 (30.00%) Windows
10 9 (30.00%) WinForms
10 9 (30.00%) C
10 9 (30.00%) VB
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (26.67%) Silverlight
11 8 (26.67%) LINQ
11 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
11 8 (26.67%) MySQL
11 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
11 8 (26.67%) SharePoint

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (26.67%) MySQL
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) .NET Developer
2 22 (73.33%) C# Developer
2 22 (73.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (30.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Junior
6 4 (13.33%) Junior Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Graduate C# Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Graduate
6 4 (13.33%) Junior VB.NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Junior C# Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) CSS
3 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 20 (66.67%) HTML
5 15 (50.00%) Web Services
6 11 (36.67%) WPF
7 10 (33.33%) jQuery
8 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (30.00%) WinForms
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (26.67%) Silverlight
9 8 (26.67%) LINQ
10 7 (23.33%) XML
11 6 (20.00%) Ajax
12 4 (13.33%) SOAP
13 3 (10.00%) HTML5
13 3 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (6.67%) REST
14 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) MVC
3 4 (13.33%) API Integration
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (10.00%) TDD
4 3 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
5 2 (6.67%) OOP
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (3.33%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 9 (30.00%) C
4 9 (30.00%) VB
5 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 5 (16.67%) VB6
7 2 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
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