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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 20 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 22 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 9.73% 6.59% 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.15% 15.58% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 9
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,250 £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
104 77 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 46.02% 42.31% 64.57%
Number of salaries quoted 99 74 136
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 27 March 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 March 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 - 16 £35,000 - 3
Worcester -9 4 £36,500 -8.75%
Bromsgrove - 2 £45,000 -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 33 (91.67%) .NET
3 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
4 30 (83.33%) ASP.NET
5 26 (72.22%) VB.NET
6 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
7 23 (63.89%) HTML
8 19 (52.78%) MySQL
9 16 (44.44%) XML
10 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
10 13 (36.11%) Oracle
10 13 (36.11%) SQL
10 13 (36.11%) T-SQL
11 12 (33.33%) E-Commerce
11 12 (33.33%) Logistics
12 11 (30.56%) Web Services
12 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
13 10 (27.78%) jQuery
13 10 (27.78%) CSS
13 10 (27.78%) OOP
13 10 (27.78%) Ajax
14 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (25.00%) WPF
14 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
14 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (19.44%) Intranet
16 7 (19.44%) Internet

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Intranet
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (52.78%) MySQL
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (25.00%) 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 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) NUnit
2 3 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) MSTest
4 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.78%) Moq
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) .NET Developer
3 15 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 12 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Junior Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Junior C# Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Junior
7 2 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 30 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 23 (63.89%) HTML
4 16 (44.44%) XML
5 11 (30.56%) Web Services
5 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
6 10 (27.78%) Ajax
6 10 (27.78%) jQuery
6 10 (27.78%) CSS
7 9 (25.00%) WPF
8 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (16.67%) JSON
10 3 (8.33%) SOAP
10 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (5.56%) MFC
11 2 (5.56%) LINQ
12 1 (2.78%) Spring.NET
12 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Android
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 12 (33.33%) Logistics
3 10 (27.78%) OOP
4 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.67%) OO
5 6 (16.67%) Android Development
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) TDD
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.56%) OOD
7 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.78%) SOA
8 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) Kanban
8 1 (2.78%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (72.22%) VB.NET
3 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (36.11%) SQL
4 13 (36.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) C
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix
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