The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 29 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 0.81% - 5.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% - 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 70 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 24.19% 50.72% 68.49%
Number of salaries quoted 23 58 48
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

WCF
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

WCF Salary Trend in Altrincham

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) XSD
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (33.33%) OOD
5 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 2 (33.33%) RIA
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) MVVM
5 2 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) LINQ

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (16.67%) Programmer
5 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) RIA
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) MVVM
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft