The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 37 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 3.29% 6.55% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.35% 11.00% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 11
Average salary £53,750 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% +29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
Warwickshire

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 Warwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
126 100 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 51.85% 59.52% 60.48%
Number of salaries quoted 107 95 118
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

WCF
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

WCF Salary Trend in Warwick

WCF
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Warwick

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (30.00%) Marketing
7 3 (30.00%) SaaS
7 3 (30.00%) Ajax
7 3 (30.00%) WPF
7 3 (30.00%) HTML5
7 3 (30.00%) CSS3
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SPSS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) OLAP
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Software Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Ajax
5 3 (30.00%) WPF
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (20.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Telerik
3 2 (20.00%) Yahoo!
3 2 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Facebook
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) Sony