The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 1.43% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 88 129 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 41.51% 36.96% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 66 107 53
Median salary £36,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.30% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for WCF in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
1 7 (100.00%) Process Management
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) MSTest
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) MSBuild
2 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) MSBuild
1 4 (57.14%) MSTest
1 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware Developer
3 2 (28.57%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Process Management
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle