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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 15 13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 3.49% 10.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 15.00% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
14 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 20.59% 23.26% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 19
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,500 £39,100
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 21 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 3 (100.00%) CSLA
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
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