The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WF over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 205 196 181
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs citing WF 9 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.63% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 14
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +8.97%
WF
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2056 1910 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.27% 34.90% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1747 1699 1632
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WF Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WF
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WF Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WF
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WF across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

WF Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WF
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham +1 1 £27,000 -40.00%
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WF 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 WF.

1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) SQL
2 27 (90.00%) VB.NET
2 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (76.67%) Windows
3 23 (76.67%) WinForms
3 23 (76.67%) WCF
4 22 (73.33%) .NET Framework
5 19 (63.33%) Oracle
5 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
5 19 (63.33%) Oracle Forms
6 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (46.67%) C#
7 14 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (46.67%) Information Management
8 13 (43.33%) SOA
8 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
9 11 (36.67%) WPF
9 11 (36.67%) LINQ
10 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 10 (33.33%) CRM
10 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
10 10 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
13 7 (23.33%) MS Office
13 7 (23.33%) Workflow
13 7 (23.33%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (20.00%) VB
14 6 (20.00%) XML

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WF 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 WF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (23.33%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (10.00%) SAS
3 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
2 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.67%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) LLBLGen Pro
3 2 (6.67%) NetAdvantage
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) Software Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Senior Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (20.00%) C# Programmer
6 6 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
6 6 (20.00%) Software Programmer
6 6 (20.00%) Programmer
6 6 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Consultant
9 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Graduate
10 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (76.67%) WinForms
3 23 (76.67%) WCF
4 22 (73.33%) .NET Framework
5 11 (36.67%) WPF
5 11 (36.67%) LINQ
6 6 (20.00%) Silverlight
6 6 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (10.00%) DHTML
8 3 (10.00%) XSL
8 3 (10.00%) COM
8 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (10.00%) Web Services
9 1 (3.33%) REST
9 1 (3.33%) jQuery
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Information Management
3 13 (43.33%) SOA
4 10 (33.33%) CRM
5 7 (23.33%) Workflow
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
8 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) SQL
1 27 (90.00%) VB.NET
2 14 (46.67%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) VB
5 3 (10.00%) VB6
6 2 (6.67%) VBA
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Infragistics
4 3 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.67%) Sage
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