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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 33 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.21% 8.65% 7.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.38% 14.02% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 17
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
183 164 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 59.80% 61.65% 52.32%
Number of salaries quoted 182 150 107
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +2 16 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Kidderminster - 2 £37,000 -
Worcester -16 1 £22,000 -56.00%
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 43 (95.56%) C#
2 42 (93.33%) .NET
2 42 (93.33%) MVC
3 41 (91.11%) JavaScript
4 40 (88.89%) HTML
5 38 (84.44%) SQL Server
6 35 (77.78%) ASP.NET
7 33 (73.33%) VB.NET
8 28 (62.22%) E-Commerce
9 27 (60.00%) T-SQL
10 26 (57.78%) Logistics
11 20 (44.44%) jQuery
11 20 (44.44%) Visual Studio
11 20 (44.44%) CSS
12 19 (42.22%) Web Services
13 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (37.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (37.78%) XML
15 16 (35.56%) Oracle
16 15 (33.33%) MySQL
17 14 (31.11%) SQL
18 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
19 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
19 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 11 (24.44%) HTML5
20 11 (24.44%) NHibernate
21 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
21 10 (22.22%) OO
22 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (84.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (33.33%) MySQL
3 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (15.56%) RDBMS
5 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 17 (37.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (15.56%) Subversion
4 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 26 (57.78%) Software Developer
3 19 (42.22%) .NET Developer
4 16 (35.56%) C# Developer
5 11 (24.44%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (20.00%) Junior
6 9 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
6 9 (20.00%) Junior Developer
7 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Junior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.22%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (93.33%) .NET
2 40 (88.89%) HTML
3 35 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 20 (44.44%) CSS
4 20 (44.44%) jQuery
5 19 (42.22%) Web Services
6 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (37.78%) XML
8 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 11 (24.44%) HTML5
9 11 (24.44%) NHibernate
10 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (15.56%) Ajax
11 7 (15.56%) SOAP
12 6 (13.33%) MFC
12 6 (13.33%) JSON
12 6 (13.33%) WPF
12 6 (13.33%) LINQ
12 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (93.33%) MVC
2 28 (62.22%) E-Commerce
3 26 (57.78%) Logistics
4 10 (22.22%) OO
5 8 (17.78%) Mobile Development
6 7 (15.56%) OOP
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) TDD
7 6 (13.33%) OOD
7 6 (13.33%) Android Development
7 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.22%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.22%) SDLC
9 1 (2.22%) SOA
9 1 (2.22%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (95.56%) C#
2 41 (91.11%) JavaScript
3 33 (73.33%) VB.NET
4 27 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 14 (31.11%) SQL
6 6 (13.33%) C
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
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