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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 206 208 189
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing WF 11 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.32% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 13
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2022 1882 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.47% 34.53% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 1680 1697
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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
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 16 September 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 - 9 £40,000 - 1
Solihull +5 2 £43,750 +30.59% 2
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 29 (87.88%) SQL
4 28 (84.85%) VB.NET
5 24 (72.73%) Windows
5 24 (72.73%) WinForms
5 24 (72.73%) WCF
6 21 (63.64%) .NET Framework
6 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
7 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (54.55%) Oracle
8 18 (54.55%) C#
8 18 (54.55%) Oracle Forms
9 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
10 13 (39.39%) SOA
10 13 (39.39%) CRM
10 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
10 13 (39.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (39.39%) Information Management
10 13 (39.39%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (39.39%) LINQ
10 13 (39.39%) WPF
10 13 (39.39%) Oracle Database
11 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 11 (33.33%) Visual Studio
12 9 (27.27%) MS Office
12 9 (27.27%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
12 9 (27.27%) Workflow
13 8 (24.24%) MS Excel

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
2 9 (27.27%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.06%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Office
2 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.06%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.06%) LLBLGen Pro
3 2 (6.06%) NetAdvantage
3 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (39.39%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (72.73%) Software Developer
3 15 (45.45%) Senior Developer
4 14 (42.42%) Senior Software Developer
5 9 (27.27%) .NET Developer
6 8 (24.24%) Programmer
6 8 (24.24%) .NET Programmer
6 8 (24.24%) Software Programmer
6 8 (24.24%) C# Programmer
7 7 (21.21%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
7 7 (21.21%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (21.21%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
10 2 (6.06%) Consultant
10 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
11 1 (3.03%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
11 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 24 (72.73%) WinForms
3 24 (72.73%) WCF
4 21 (63.64%) .NET Framework
5 13 (39.39%) LINQ
5 13 (39.39%) WPF
6 7 (21.21%) XML
7 6 (18.18%) HTML
7 6 (18.18%) Silverlight
8 4 (12.12%) Web Services
9 3 (9.09%) XSL
9 3 (9.09%) COM
9 3 (9.09%) DHTML
9 3 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.03%) jQuery
10 1 (3.03%) SOAP
10 1 (3.03%) HTML5
10 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Open Source
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) SOA
2 13 (39.39%) CRM
2 13 (39.39%) Information Management
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 9 (27.27%) Workflow
4 4 (12.12%) MVC
5 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) SQL
2 28 (84.85%) VB.NET
3 18 (54.55%) C#
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.15%) VB
6 2 (6.06%) VBA
6 2 (6.06%) VB6
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Infragistics
4 2 (6.06%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.06%) Sage
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: £47,000 per annum circa - Grade 7
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago