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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.80% 3.47% 5.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 10.28% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 12
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
120 107 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 48.00% 33.75% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 114 91 76
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Solihull

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (55.56%) HTML
5 10 (55.56%) Scrum
6 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (50.00%) CRM
6 9 (50.00%) WPF
7 8 (44.44%) HTML5
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
9 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (33.33%) B2B
9 6 (33.33%) MCP
9 6 (33.33%) Apple
9 6 (33.33%) Silverlight
9 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
9 6 (33.33%) iPhone
9 6 (33.33%) iPad
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (22.22%) Web Services
10 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 4 (22.22%) WF
11 3 (16.67%) LINQ
11 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (16.67%) Multithreading

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) WPF
5 8 (44.44%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) Silverlight
7 4 (22.22%) WF
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) LINQ
9 2 (11.11%) CSS
10 1 (5.56%) SOAP
10 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) iPhone
1 6 (33.33%) iPad
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) CRM
4 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 6 (33.33%) B2B
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 3 (16.67%) Kanban
6 3 (16.67%) OO
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Coaching
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Logistics
7 2 (11.11%) ETRM
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Release Management
8 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) MCP
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Apple
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