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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 32 39 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 45 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.32% 4.94% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.64% 10.23% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 44 26 22
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 £32,500 £35,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
356 264 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 57.89% 48.26% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 312 238 265
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent +4 30 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £45,000 -
Cannock - 4 £35,000 -
Tamworth +7 3 £35,000 -6.66%
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (98.61%) C#
3 64 (88.89%) MVC
4 62 (86.11%) SQL Server
5 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (62.50%) JavaScript
7 44 (61.11%) ASP.NET
8 39 (54.17%) jQuery
9 38 (52.78%) HTML
10 37 (51.39%) SQL
11 34 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (45.83%) CSS
13 32 (44.44%) XML
14 30 (41.67%) SOA
15 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (37.50%) Web Services
16 27 (37.50%) Scrum
16 27 (37.50%) .NET Framework
17 24 (33.33%) AngularJS
18 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (31.94%) OO
18 23 (31.94%) T-SQL
18 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (31.94%) HTML5
19 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
19 22 (30.56%) React
20 21 (29.17%) Entity Framework
21 20 (27.78%) Software Engineering
21 20 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
21 20 (27.78%) SOLID

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 4 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (86.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) SQL CLR
3 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.78%) MySQL
8 1 (1.39%) Big Data
8 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.39%) Redis
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 18 (25.00%) Subversion
2 18 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
4 15 (20.83%) Jenkins
5 14 (19.44%) Selenium
6 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.56%) Moq
7 4 (5.56%) MSTest
7 4 (5.56%) NUnit
7 4 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.39%) Grunt
8 1 (1.39%) gulp
8 1 (1.39%) JSUnit
8 1 (1.39%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.39%) Mocha
8 1 (1.39%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (5.56%) Advertising
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
1 4 (5.56%) Marketing
2 3 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (80.56%) Developer
2 26 (36.11%) Software Developer
3 21 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 20 (27.78%) .NET Developer
5 13 (18.06%) C# Developer
5 13 (18.06%) Software Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (9.72%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.72%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 39 (54.17%) jQuery
4 38 (52.78%) HTML
5 34 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (45.83%) CSS
7 32 (44.44%) XML
8 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 27 (37.50%) .NET Framework
9 27 (37.50%) Web Services
10 24 (33.33%) AngularJS
11 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (31.94%) HTML5
12 22 (30.56%) React
13 21 (29.17%) Entity Framework
14 17 (23.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (16.67%) RESTful
16 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 9 (12.50%) WPF
17 6 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.56%) iPad
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Life Science
5 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (88.89%) MVC
2 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (41.67%) SOA
4 27 (37.50%) Scrum
5 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (31.94%) OO
6 20 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 20 (27.78%) SOLID
7 15 (20.83%) TDD
8 13 (18.06%) CRM
9 10 (13.89%) Refactoring
10 9 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (12.50%) Web Application Development
11 8 (11.11%) Coaching
11 8 (11.11%) Data Management
12 7 (9.72%) Web Development
13 6 (8.33%) OOP
14 5 (6.94%) BDD
14 5 (6.94%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (98.61%) C#
2 45 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 37 (51.39%) SQL
4 23 (31.94%) T-SQL
5 13 (18.06%) PowerShell
6 10 (13.89%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.94%) Ruby
8 4 (5.56%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.56%) VB
8 4 (5.56%) VB6
9 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Xamarin
3 4 (5.56%) Apple
3 4 (5.56%) Facebook
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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