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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 28 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.25% 3.77% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.86% 8.00% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -14.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
101 75 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 45.09% 47.17% 59.05%
Number of salaries quoted 97 69 134
Average salary £34,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 7 £30,000 - 5
Worcester -15 4 £36,500 -5.19%
Bromsgrove - 3 £45,000 -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 36 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (97.22%) MVC
3 34 (94.44%) .NET
4 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
5 31 (86.11%) ASP.NET
6 23 (63.89%) VB.NET
7 20 (55.56%) MySQL
8 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 17 (47.22%) HTML
10 13 (36.11%) OOP
10 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
11 11 (30.56%) XML
11 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
11 11 (30.56%) Oracle
12 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
12 10 (27.78%) Intranet
12 10 (27.78%) Internet
12 10 (27.78%) Logistics
13 9 (25.00%) SQL
14 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (19.44%) Web Services
15 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (19.44%) TDD
15 7 (19.44%) NUnit
15 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
16 6 (16.67%) Ajax
16 6 (16.67%) CSS
16 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
16 6 (16.67%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.78%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Intranet
1 10 (27.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) NUnit
2 5 (13.89%) MSTest
2 5 (13.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (13.89%) Moq
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.33%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Junior
6 4 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) .NET
2 31 (86.11%) ASP.NET
3 17 (47.22%) HTML
4 11 (30.56%) XML
5 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (19.44%) Web Services
6 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
7 6 (16.67%) Ajax
7 6 (16.67%) jQuery
7 6 (16.67%) CSS
8 5 (13.89%) Spring.NET
8 5 (13.89%) WPF
8 5 (13.89%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (13.89%) Ninject
8 5 (13.89%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (8.33%) SOAP
10 2 (5.56%) MFC
10 2 (5.56%) LINQ
10 2 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) MVC
2 13 (36.11%) OOP
3 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 10 (27.78%) Logistics
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) TDD
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.89%) Kanban
5 5 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.89%) OO
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) OOD
7 2 (5.56%) Android Development
7 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) SOA
8 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (63.89%) VB.NET
3 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
5 9 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) C
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcestershire
Explore Group
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcestershire
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago