The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF 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 Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 12 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 20.27% - 7.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.91% - 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 7
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Worcestershire

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 Worcester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 63.51% 44.44% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 52
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

WCF
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

WCF Salary Trend in Worcester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) TDD
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (90.00%) Web Application Development
3 17 (85.00%) Unity DI Container
3 17 (85.00%) Scrum
3 17 (85.00%) Castle Windsor
3 17 (85.00%) Ninject
3 17 (85.00%) Dependency Injection
3 17 (85.00%) Inversion of Control
3 17 (85.00%) MSTest
3 17 (85.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (85.00%) Moq
3 17 (85.00%) NUnit
3 17 (85.00%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (85.00%) Kanban
3 17 (85.00%) Spring.NET
3 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Facebook

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (5.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MSTest
1 17 (85.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 17 (85.00%) Moq
1 17 (85.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (90.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (85.00%) Unity DI Container
3 17 (85.00%) Castle Windsor
3 17 (85.00%) Ninject
3 17 (85.00%) Spring.NET
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.00%) BBC
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (90.00%) TDD
1 18 (90.00%) Web Application Development
2 17 (85.00%) Scrum
2 17 (85.00%) Dependency Injection
2 17 (85.00%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (85.00%) Kanban
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) Apple
2 1 (5.00%) Sony
2 1 (5.00%) Yahoo!
2 1 (5.00%) Google
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Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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