The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Midlands / Sutton Coldfield
Rank 11 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 7.69% 2.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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 Sutton Coldfield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 15.38% 28.21% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 11
Median salary £36,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sutton Coldfield 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 Sutton Coldfield

WCF
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

WCF Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 20 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for WCF.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) REST

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (28.57%) SOLID
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft