The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 38 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 28 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.14% 5.34% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.06% 12.50% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 23
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
309 248 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 56.70% 42.69% 42.81%
Number of salaries quoted 265 223 230
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Staffordshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

WCF
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Stoke-on-Trent -2 19 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £45,000 -
Cannock - 4 £35,000 -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (98.39%) C#
3 55 (88.71%) MVC
4 53 (85.48%) SQL Server
5 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
7 38 (61.29%) JavaScript
8 36 (58.06%) HTML
9 34 (54.84%) CSS
10 33 (53.23%) jQuery
11 31 (50.00%) SQL
11 31 (50.00%) SOA
12 30 (48.39%) XML
12 30 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (41.94%) Scrum
14 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 23 (37.10%) T-SQL
15 23 (37.10%) HTML5
15 23 (37.10%) AngularJS
15 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (35.48%) OO
16 22 (35.48%) React
17 21 (33.87%) Web Services
18 20 (32.26%) Software Engineering
18 20 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
18 20 (32.26%) SOLID
19 19 (30.65%) Git (software)
20 18 (29.03%) TeamCity
20 18 (29.03%) .NET Framework
20 18 (29.03%) Subversion

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.61%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (85.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.06%) SQL CLR
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Redis
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Git (software)
2 18 (29.03%) Subversion
2 18 (29.03%) TeamCity
3 14 (22.58%) Jenkins
3 14 (22.58%) Visual Studio
4 13 (20.97%) Selenium
5 4 (6.45%) Moq
5 4 (6.45%) MSTest
5 4 (6.45%) NUnit
5 4 (6.45%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.61%) Grunt
6 1 (1.61%) gulp
6 1 (1.61%) JSUnit
6 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.61%) Mocha
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
1 4 (6.45%) Marketing
2 2 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (79.03%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) Software Developer
3 19 (30.65%) Senior Developer
4 14 (22.58%) .NET Developer
5 13 (20.97%) Software Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) C# Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (6.45%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.84%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
11 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 36 (58.06%) HTML
4 34 (54.84%) CSS
5 33 (53.23%) jQuery
6 30 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (48.39%) XML
7 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 23 (37.10%) AngularJS
8 23 (37.10%) HTML5
9 22 (35.48%) React
10 21 (33.87%) Web Services
11 18 (29.03%) .NET Framework
11 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (22.58%) Entity Framework
13 11 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (14.52%) RESTful
14 9 (14.52%) WPF
15 6 (9.68%) ADO.NET
15 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (6.45%) iPad
4 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.61%) Life Science
6 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (88.71%) MVC
2 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (50.00%) SOA
4 26 (41.94%) Scrum
5 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (35.48%) OO
7 20 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (32.26%) Software Engineering
7 20 (32.26%) SOLID
8 12 (19.35%) TDD
9 11 (17.74%) CRM
10 10 (16.13%) Refactoring
11 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (9.68%) Data Management
12 6 (9.68%) Web Application Development
12 6 (9.68%) Web Development
13 5 (8.06%) Coaching
13 5 (8.06%) OOP
14 4 (6.45%) Kanban
14 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 61 (98.39%) C#
2 38 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 31 (50.00%) SQL
4 23 (37.10%) T-SQL
5 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
6 7 (11.29%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 4 (6.45%) VB
7 4 (6.45%) VB6
8 2 (3.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Apple
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.61%) Facebook
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago