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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 197 187 202
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing WF 17 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.26% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.75% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 2
Average salary £46,750 £32,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.09% -25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £31,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,069 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -1.01%
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
2158 1738 1999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 40.33% 35.23% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1492 1783
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 May 2015. 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
Warwickshire - 16 £45,000 -
Birmingham -17 1 £50,000 +58.73%
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 25 (96.15%) Windows
3 24 (92.31%) ASP.NET
4 23 (88.46%) LINQ
5 21 (80.77%) jQuery
5 21 (80.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (80.77%) CSS
6 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
6 18 (69.23%) Visual Studio
7 17 (65.38%) VB.NET
8 14 (53.85%) OO
8 14 (53.85%) Web Services
8 14 (53.85%) WCF
9 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (50.00%) MVC
9 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
9 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
10 12 (46.15%) Oracle
10 12 (46.15%) MSMQ
10 12 (46.15%) XML
10 12 (46.15%) Workflow
10 12 (46.15%) HTML5
10 12 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (46.15%) CSS3
10 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (30.77%) CMS
2 8 (30.77%) DNN
3 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (11.54%) Line 500
3 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (80.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) OLAP
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Visual Studio
2 12 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (11.54%) NetAdvantage
4 3 (11.54%) LLBLGen Pro
5 1 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 12 (46.15%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Lead Developer
3 11 (42.31%) .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) CRM Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) HTML
3 24 (92.31%) ASP.NET
4 23 (88.46%) LINQ
5 21 (80.77%) jQuery
5 21 (80.77%) CSS
6 14 (53.85%) Web Services
6 14 (53.85%) WCF
7 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (46.15%) MSMQ
8 12 (46.15%) XML
8 12 (46.15%) HTML5
8 12 (46.15%) CSS3
8 12 (46.15%) .NET Remoting
9 9 (34.62%) Ajax
10 5 (19.23%) Silverlight
10 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
11 4 (15.38%) WPF
12 3 (11.54%) WinForms
13 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) OO
2 13 (50.00%) MVC
3 12 (46.15%) Workflow
4 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) CRM
6 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) SOA
9 1 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.85%) UML
9 1 (3.85%) OOP
9 1 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.85%) Time Management
9 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
3 17 (65.38%) VB.NET
4 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
6 4 (15.38%) VB
7 3 (11.54%) VBA
7 3 (11.54%) VB6
8 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 9 (34.62%) Telerik
4 3 (11.54%) Sage
4 3 (11.54%) Infragistics
5 2 (7.69%) Xamarin