The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 36 27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 5.47% 9.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 9.33% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 25
Median salary - £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
94 150 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 42.15% 58.59% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 94 149 146
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) SQL