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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 49 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.10% 11.07% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 22.69% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 12
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
152 119 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 41.87% 48.77% 45.18%
Number of salaries quoted 150 113 100
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

WCF
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -8 2 £27,500 +22.22%
Malvern - 2 £40,000 -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft