The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.10% 2.70% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 6.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £37,001 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 58.24% 41.89% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 38
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £37,001
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

WCF
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

WCF Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VB.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) IIS
4 6 (60.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) VBA
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (30.00%) ERP
6 3 (30.00%) LINQ
6 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (20.00%) WinForms
7 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (10.00%) JSP
8 1 (10.00%) XHTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 7 (70.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (10.00%) MSTest
3 1 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (10.00%) Moq
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (30.00%) LINQ
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) WinForms
6 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) JSP
7 1 (10.00%) XHTML
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (10.00%) Ninject
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (10.00%) WPF
7 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (10.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (30.00%) VBA
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCAD
1 1 (10.00%) MCSD
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft