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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 35 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.35% 0.35% 5.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.95% 0.89% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 12
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £27,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%

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
191 112 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 53.80% 38.89% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 189 109 96
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +3 12 £42,500 +54.54%
Kidderminster - 6 £37,500 - 1
Malvern - 1 £47,500 -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (85.00%) MVC
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (85.00%) Entity Framework
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 16 (80.00%) TDD
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (75.00%) Ruby
4 15 (75.00%) Games
4 15 (75.00%) BDD
4 15 (75.00%) NoSQL
4 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 15 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (75.00%) RESTful
4 15 (75.00%) Web Application Development
4 15 (75.00%) Node.js
4 15 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (75.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 10 (50.00%) Internet
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) XHTML

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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (75.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Internet Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (85.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 17 (85.00%) Entity Framework
3 16 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (75.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 15 (75.00%) Node.js
4 15 (75.00%) RESTful
4 15 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) XHTML
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) jQuery
7 3 (15.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Animation
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (85.00%) MVC
2 16 (80.00%) TDD
3 15 (75.00%) BDD
3 15 (75.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) MVVM
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (75.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Redditch, Worcestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago