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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 23 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 6.67% 3.26% 9.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.20% 6.98% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 14
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
49 43 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 65.33% 46.74% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 49 40 87
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 April 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) CMS
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
5 4 (44.44%) XHTML
5 4 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 4 (44.44%) LINQ
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
7 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 2 (22.22%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
7 2 (22.22%) Internet
7 2 (22.22%) Adobe

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
1 4 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
4 5 (55.56%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) XHTML
5 4 (44.44%) LINQ
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) LESS
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 1 (11.11%) Handset
1 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
1 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft