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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 46 38 36
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.41% 1.19% 4.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 3.70% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 12
Median salary £37,500 £45,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.12% +35.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 104 81 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 36.75% 32.14% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 99 78 108
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

WCF
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for WCF in Solihull

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Solihull region with a requirement for WCF.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Razor View Engine
3 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (44.44%) Software Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) Node.js
4 4 (44.44%) Ninject
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile Development
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (55.56%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) Ninject
3 4 (44.44%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) iPhone
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Android
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile Development
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 4 (44.44%) Software Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Google