The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 12 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 14.93% 8.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.46% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £44,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
26 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 38.81% 29.17% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 6
Average salary £32,500 £43,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.28% +33.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) WPF
3 14 (66.67%) Web Services
4 12 (57.14%) VB.NET
5 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
5 11 (52.38%) Asset Management
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
7 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 9 (42.86%) MVC
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (23.81%) Web Development
10 5 (23.81%) SOAP
10 5 (23.81%) XML
11 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
11 4 (19.05%) SQL
11 4 (19.05%) Scrum
12 3 (14.29%) Finance
12 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (14.29%) HTML
12 3 (14.29%) IIS
12 3 (14.29%) XSLT
12 3 (14.29%) Windows
12 3 (14.29%) CSS
13 2 (9.52%) TDD
13 2 (9.52%) NUnit
13 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
13 2 (9.52%) Degree

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
1 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) NUnit
1 2 (9.52%) MSTest
1 2 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (9.52%) Moq
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (95.24%) .NET Developer
3 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) Web Services
2 14 (66.67%) WPF
3 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
4 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (23.81%) SOAP
6 5 (23.81%) XML
7 3 (14.29%) XSLT
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (9.52%) LINQ
8 2 (9.52%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (9.52%) Ninject
8 2 (9.52%) Spring.NET
8 2 (9.52%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Asset Management
3 9 (42.86%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Kanban
6 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (9.52%) MVVM
6 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
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