The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 6.58% - 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.16% - 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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 Walsall region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 50.00% 45.45% 64.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 33
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

WCF
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

WCF Salary Trend in Walsall

WCF
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
3 4 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 4 (50.00%) CSLA
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
4 3 (37.50%) Sitecore
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Analyst Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) CSLA
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Sitecore