The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.26% 21.02% 16.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.81% 33.67% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 24
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
27 98 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 35.53% 62.42% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 87 82
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bolton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 26 (96.30%) C#
1 26 (96.30%) .NET
1 26 (96.30%) ASP.NET
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
3 23 (85.19%) MVC
3 23 (85.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (77.78%) TDD
5 17 (62.96%) Dependency Injection
5 17 (62.96%) Domain-Driven Design
5 17 (62.96%) Node.js
5 17 (62.96%) Ninject
5 17 (62.96%) Web Application Development
5 17 (62.96%) Streaming Music
5 17 (62.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 17 (62.96%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (33.33%) HTML
6 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (22.22%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) CSS
9 5 (18.52%) HTML5
10 4 (14.81%) Moq
10 4 (14.81%) Project Management
10 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
10 4 (14.81%) ReSharper
10 4 (14.81%) NUnit
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 17 (62.96%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Moq
1 4 (14.81%) NUnit
1 4 (14.81%) ReSharper
1 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.70%) Head of Development
6 1 (3.70%) Head of Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Head of Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) .NET
1 26 (96.30%) ASP.NET
2 23 (85.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 17 (62.96%) KnockoutJS
3 17 (62.96%) Ninject
4 9 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) XML
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) HTML5
7 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 3 (11.11%) Web Services
8 3 (11.11%) WPF
8 3 (11.11%) XSLT
9 2 (7.41%) jQuery
9 2 (7.41%) XSD
9 2 (7.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Streaming Music
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (85.19%) MVC
3 21 (77.78%) TDD
4 17 (62.96%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (62.96%) Domain-Driven Design
4 17 (62.96%) Web Application Development
5 4 (14.81%) OOP
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) SOLID
6 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.70%) OO
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.70%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) SOA
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) HL7
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
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