The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 12 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 3.45% - 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £36,250 - £50,000
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 West Bromwich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 25.86% 25.42% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 17
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

WCF
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

WCF Salary Trend in West Bromwich

WCF
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#