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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 23 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 9.02% 7.86% 4.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.72% 15.00% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 12
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,550 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
163 120 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 61.28% 52.40% 59.62%
Number of salaries quoted 149 103 137
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
(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
Worcester - 12 £50,000 - 2
Redditch -6 8 £32,500 -
Evesham - 4 £43,500 -
WCF
West Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 35 (97.22%) SQL Server
3 34 (94.44%) MVC
4 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (58.33%) Scrum
6 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
7 19 (52.78%) VB.NET
8 18 (50.00%) HTML
9 15 (41.67%) jQuery
10 14 (38.89%) TDD
10 14 (38.89%) SQL
10 14 (38.89%) XML
11 13 (36.11%) Web Application Development
11 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (33.33%) Oracle
12 12 (33.33%) XSLT
12 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
13 11 (30.56%) Web Services
13 11 (30.56%) C
13 11 (30.56%) C++
14 10 (27.78%) MySQL
14 10 (27.78%) Visual Studio
14 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
14 10 (27.78%) Web Development
14 10 (27.78%) Ajax
14 10 (27.78%) NUnit
14 10 (27.78%) Military
14 10 (27.78%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Intranet
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (97.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (27.78%) MySQL
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Visual Studio
1 10 (27.78%) NUnit
1 10 (27.78%) MSTest
1 10 (27.78%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (27.78%) Moq
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
General
1 10 (27.78%) Military
1 10 (27.78%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Principal Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.78%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (50.00%) HTML
4 15 (41.67%) jQuery
5 14 (38.89%) XML
6 12 (33.33%) XSLT
6 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 11 (30.56%) Web Services
8 10 (27.78%) Ajax
8 10 (27.78%) WinForms
8 10 (27.78%) Unity DI Container
8 10 (27.78%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (27.78%) Ninject
8 10 (27.78%) Spring.NET
8 10 (27.78%) WPF
9 6 (16.67%) CSS
10 5 (13.89%) RESTful
11 3 (8.33%) HTML5
11 3 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (8.33%) BBC
2 3 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) MVC
2 21 (58.33%) Scrum
3 14 (38.89%) TDD
4 13 (36.11%) Web Application Development
5 10 (27.78%) Web Development
5 10 (27.78%) Digital Forensics
5 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (27.78%) Kanban
5 10 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (13.89%) OOP
6 5 (13.89%) OO
6 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.33%) BDD
9 2 (5.56%) Logistics
10 1 (2.78%) UML
10 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) VB.NET
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) C
4 11 (30.56%) C++
5 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) J#
7 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.56%) VB
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Apple
4 3 (8.33%) Sony
4 3 (8.33%) Yahoo!
4 3 (8.33%) Google
4 3 (8.33%) Facebook
5 2 (5.56%) Adobe
5 2 (5.56%) Macromedia
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidderminster
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago