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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 47 22 43
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.61% 8.20% 4.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.94% 19.47% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 48 27
Median salary £38,750 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,974 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +9.93%

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
245 262 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 52.02% 42.12% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 214 242 245
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 £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -13 7 £32,000 -24.70% 1
Lichfield -10 3 £42,500 +16.43%
Cannock - 3 £47,500 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £45,000 -
Tamworth +7 1 £34,000 -24.44% 2
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 63 (100.00%) C#
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (92.06%) MVC
3 56 (88.89%) SQL Server
4 44 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
6 38 (60.32%) ASP.NET
7 37 (58.73%) jQuery
8 35 (55.56%) HTML
9 32 (50.79%) CSS
10 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (47.62%) SOA
12 29 (46.03%) SQL
12 29 (46.03%) Scrum
13 27 (42.86%) XML
14 26 (41.27%) HTML5
15 25 (39.68%) T-SQL
16 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
17 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (34.92%) OO
18 22 (34.92%) SOLID
19 21 (33.33%) React
19 21 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
19 21 (33.33%) AngularJS
20 20 (31.75%) Web Services
21 18 (28.57%) Subversion
21 18 (28.57%) TeamCity
22 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
22 16 (25.40%) Visual Studio

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 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.59%) IIS
1 1 (1.59%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.94%) SQL CLR
5 3 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.59%) Big Data
7 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.59%) Redis
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) Subversion
1 18 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 16 (25.40%) Visual Studio
3 14 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 13 (20.63%) Selenium
5 6 (9.52%) Moq
5 6 (9.52%) NUnit
5 6 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (6.35%) MSTest
7 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.35%) Marketing
2 1 (1.59%) Automotive
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (77.78%) Developer
2 19 (30.16%) Software Developer
3 17 (26.98%) .NET Developer
3 17 (26.98%) Senior Developer
4 14 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 12 (19.05%) C# Developer
6 8 (12.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.35%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Senior C# Software Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (4.76%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (60.32%) ASP.NET
3 37 (58.73%) jQuery
4 35 (55.56%) HTML
5 32 (50.79%) CSS
6 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (42.86%) XML
8 26 (41.27%) HTML5
9 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 21 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 21 (33.33%) React
11 20 (31.75%) Web Services
12 15 (23.81%) .NET Framework
13 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (17.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (17.46%) WPF
15 10 (15.87%) Entity Framework
16 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 5 (7.94%) RESTful
18 4 (6.35%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.17%) Streaming Music
6 1 (1.59%) iPad
6 1 (1.59%) Life Science
6 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (92.06%) MVC
2 44 (69.84%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (47.62%) SOA
4 29 (46.03%) Scrum
5 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
6 22 (34.92%) OO
6 22 (34.92%) SOLID
7 21 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (17.46%) TDD
9 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (14.29%) CRM
9 9 (14.29%) Refactoring
10 8 (12.70%) Data Management
11 6 (9.52%) Kanban
11 6 (9.52%) Web Application Development
12 5 (7.94%) Coaching
12 5 (7.94%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
13 4 (6.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 29 (46.03%) SQL
4 25 (39.68%) T-SQL
5 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
6 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.94%) VB
8 4 (6.35%) VB6
9 3 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Apple
2 2 (3.17%) Xamarin
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
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Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago