The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 25 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 7.39% 0.79% 2.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.61% 2.86% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 3
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -45.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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
89 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 50.57% 27.78% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 88 34 49
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcester region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcester region with a requirement for WCF.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 11 (84.62%) Entity Framework
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
3 10 (76.92%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) Internet
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 9 (69.23%) Ruby
4 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 9 (69.23%) Games
4 9 (69.23%) BDD
4 9 (69.23%) NoSQL
4 9 (69.23%) Web Application Development
4 9 (69.23%) Node.js
4 9 (69.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (69.23%) Code First Entity Framework
4 9 (69.23%) RESTful
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) XHTML
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) NoSQL
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 9 (69.23%) Internet Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (84.62%) Entity Framework
3 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (76.92%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (69.23%) Code First Entity Framework
4 9 (69.23%) Node.js
4 9 (69.23%) RESTful
4 9 (69.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) XHTML
6 3 (23.08%) Ajax
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Animation
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) BDD
3 9 (69.23%) Web Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL