The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Worcester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 18 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 4.82% 9.80% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 15.87% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 63 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 53.01% 61.76% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 43 61 36
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Worcestershire

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 18 April 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Social Media
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) BBC
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Yahoo!
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) Apple
2 3 (60.00%) Sony
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) Facebook
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) ADO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (60.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) ADO
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Social Media
1 3 (60.00%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Yahoo!
1 3 (60.00%) Google
1 3 (60.00%) Apple
1 3 (60.00%) Sony
1 3 (60.00%) Facebook