The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 25 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.88% 14.05% 10.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 32.08% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 16
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
66 53 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 43.14% 43.80% 58.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 75
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton 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 Bolton

WCF
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

WCF Salary Trend in Bolton

WCF
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Bolton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Games
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
1 9 (100.00%) CQRS
1 9 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
1 9 (100.00%) CQRS
1 9 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Bupa + Pension + Excellent Training
Posted: Yesterday