The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 27 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.45% 6.93% 4.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.24% 11.94% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
98 134 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 44.55% 58.01% 45.17%
Number of salaries quoted 95 125 134
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
West Midlands

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
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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Evesham - 5 £42,000 -
Worcester 0 4 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Kidderminster - 4 £40,000 -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 22 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (95.45%) MVC
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (86.36%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) jQuery
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
6 12 (54.55%) CSS
7 11 (50.00%) XML
8 10 (45.45%) Web Services
8 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
8 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (40.91%) HTML5
9 9 (40.91%) CSS3
9 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
9 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
9 9 (40.91%) C++
9 9 (40.91%) SQL
9 9 (40.91%) C
10 8 (36.36%) VB.NET
10 8 (36.36%) XSLT
10 8 (36.36%) LINQ
11 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (31.82%) Ajax
11 7 (31.82%) Finance
11 7 (31.82%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 3 (13.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (13.64%) MySQL
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Law
2 6 (27.27%) Military
3 3 (13.64%) Advertising
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Web Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) C# Web Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Web Developer
4 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (86.36%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) CSS
6 11 (50.00%) XML
7 10 (45.45%) Web Services
7 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 9 (40.91%) HTML5
8 9 (40.91%) CSS3
8 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
9 8 (36.36%) XSLT
9 8 (36.36%) LINQ
10 7 (31.82%) Ajax
11 6 (27.27%) WinForms
11 6 (27.27%) WPF
12 5 (22.73%) RESTful
13 3 (13.64%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) BBC
2 3 (13.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 6 (27.27%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) C++
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) C
3 8 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.64%) VB
4 3 (13.64%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) J#
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) Apple
4 3 (13.64%) Sony
4 3 (13.64%) Yahoo!
4 3 (13.64%) Google
4 3 (13.64%) Facebook
5 2 (9.09%) Adobe
5 2 (9.09%) Macromedia
6 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
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