The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 9 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 17.86% - 8.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% - 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £44,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 53.57% 11.63% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 28
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Lancashire

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) MVVM
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) XAML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) CQRS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) BDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) CQRS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago