Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 60 47
Rank change year-on-year 0 -13 -20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 0.40% 0.21% 3.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.51% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 19
Worcestershire median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £36,500 £48,750 £40,850
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 225 198 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 45.27% 41.42% 58.87%
Number of salaries quoted 208 195 272
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +1.45%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £21,875
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £45,958
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Worcestershire

WCF
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for WCF in Worcestershire

WCF
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +2 1 £35,000 -17.65%
WCF
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft