The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Merseyside / Birkenhead
Rank 9 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 12.50% 9.52% 77.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 25.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +71.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
13 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 81.25% 38.10% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 8
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

The demand trend of job ads across the Birkenhead region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Birkenhead region with a requirement for WCF.

1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) CSS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
Birkenhead, Merseyside
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