The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 40 42
Rank change year-on-year -22 +2  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.96% 4.22% 5.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 12.61% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 36
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 300 238 296
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 39.22% 33.47% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 260 196 277
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Coventry

WCF
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in Coventry.

Salary trend for WCF in Coventry

WCF
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Coventry over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for WCF.

1 41 (100.00%) C#
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (95.12%) ASP.NET
3 35 (85.37%) MVC
4 34 (82.93%) .NET Framework
4 34 (82.93%) SQL Server
5 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (75.61%) Entity Framework
6 27 (65.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 24 (58.54%) HTML
8 23 (56.10%) SQL
9 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
10 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
10 21 (51.22%) Ajax
11 20 (48.78%) Web Development
11 20 (48.78%) T-SQL
11 20 (48.78%) CSS
11 20 (48.78%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 18 (43.90%) Visual Studio
12 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (41.46%) TDD
13 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (34.15%) Prototyping
14 14 (34.15%) LINQ
14 14 (34.15%) WinForms
14 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (34.15%) OO
15 13 (31.71%) Ruby
15 13 (31.71%) RESTful

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (82.93%) SQL Server
2 27 (65.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
5 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.88%) Redis
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (43.90%) Visual Studio
3 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 37 (90.24%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (17.07%) C# Developer
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Graduate
6 3 (7.32%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Junior
6 3 (7.32%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (95.12%) ASP.NET
3 34 (82.93%) .NET Framework
4 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (75.61%) Entity Framework
5 24 (58.54%) HTML
6 21 (51.22%) Ajax
7 20 (48.78%) CSS
8 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (34.15%) LINQ
10 14 (34.15%) WinForms
11 13 (31.71%) RESTful
12 12 (29.27%) Node.js
13 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 10 (24.39%) Code First Entity Framework
14 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
14 8 (19.51%) jQuery
15 7 (17.07%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (17.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Social Network
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Animation
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) MVC
2 20 (48.78%) Web Development
3 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (41.46%) TDD
5 14 (34.15%) OO
5 14 (34.15%) Prototyping
6 13 (31.71%) BDD
6 13 (31.71%) Web Application Development
7 11 (26.83%) SDLC
8 4 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (7.32%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (7.32%) Kanban
9 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.32%) MVVM
10 2 (4.88%) API Development
10 2 (4.88%) OOD
10 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.88%) SOLID
11 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.44%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (56.10%) SQL
3 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
4 20 (48.78%) T-SQL
5 13 (31.71%) Ruby
6 7 (17.07%) VB
7 3 (7.32%) F#
8 2 (4.88%) C++
8 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.44%) XAML
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Google
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
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