The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 12 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 8.70% 12.90% 25.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 33.33% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Lancashire

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 Blackpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 52.17% 38.71% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 19
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Blackpool 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 Blackpool

WCF
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

WCF Salary Trend in Blackpool

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Blackpool region with a requirement for WCF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago