The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 6 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 10.00% 75.00% 28.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
WCF
Merseyside

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 Birkenhead region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 50.00% 75.00% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

WCF
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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

WCF Salary Trend in Birkenhead

WCF
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birkenhead 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Strategic Planning

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birkenhead 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Application Development Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Development Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET