The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 17 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 25 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.73% 5.96% 6.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.15% 13.27% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 14
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
WCF
West Midlands

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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
108 98 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 46.35% 44.95% 62.11%
Number of salaries quoted 103 95 133
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

WCF
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Worcestershire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

WCF
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Redditch - 19 £35,000 - 2
Worcester -1 6 £22,500 -43.75%
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 38 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (97.37%) MVC
3 35 (92.11%) .NET
4 32 (84.21%) SQL Server
5 29 (76.32%) JavaScript
5 29 (76.32%) ASP.NET
6 28 (73.68%) HTML
7 25 (65.79%) VB.NET
8 19 (50.00%) XML
9 18 (47.37%) MySQL
10 16 (42.11%) SQL
10 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
11 15 (39.47%) T-SQL
11 15 (39.47%) Oracle
12 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
12 14 (36.84%) Logistics
12 14 (36.84%) .NET Framework
13 11 (28.95%) Web Services
14 10 (26.32%) CSS
14 10 (26.32%) OOP
14 10 (26.32%) Ajax
14 10 (26.32%) jQuery
15 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (23.68%) WPF
15 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
15 9 (23.68%) OO
15 9 (23.68%) MS Excel

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (2.63%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) SaaS
3 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Intranet
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (47.37%) MySQL
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (15.79%) RDBMS
4 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.79%) NUnit
2 6 (15.79%) Subversion
3 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) MSTest
4 1 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.63%) Moq
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 14 (36.84%) Software Developer
3 14 (36.84%) .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Senior Developer
4 9 (23.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Junior
5 8 (21.05%) Junior C# Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Junior Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) .NET
2 29 (76.32%) ASP.NET
3 28 (73.68%) HTML
4 19 (50.00%) XML
5 14 (36.84%) .NET Framework
6 11 (28.95%) Web Services
7 10 (26.32%) Ajax
7 10 (26.32%) jQuery
7 10 (26.32%) CSS
8 9 (23.68%) WPF
9 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (15.79%) JSON
10 6 (15.79%) SOAP
11 5 (13.16%) MFC
11 5 (13.16%) LINQ
11 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
12 1 (2.63%) Castle Windsor
12 1 (2.63%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Android
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) MVC
2 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
2 14 (36.84%) Logistics
3 10 (26.32%) OOP
4 9 (23.68%) OO
4 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.79%) TDD
5 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.79%) Android Development
5 6 (15.79%) Mobile Development
6 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
6 5 (13.16%) OOD
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 1 (2.63%) Scrum
8 1 (2.63%) SOA
8 1 (2.63%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Kanban
8 1 (2.63%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.63%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (76.32%) JavaScript
3 25 (65.79%) VB.NET
4 16 (42.11%) SQL
5 15 (39.47%) T-SQL
6 5 (13.16%) C
7 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Explore Group
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Redditch
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago