The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.82% 3.73% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.45% 13.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 0
Average salary £44,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
119 76 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 43.27% 28.36% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 89 68 71
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

WCF
Salary Trend in Chester

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

WCF Salary Trend in Chester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (66.67%) MVC
4 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (50.00%) SQL
7 8 (44.44%) Tandem
7 8 (44.44%) TDD
7 8 (44.44%) Retail
7 8 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (44.44%) BDD
7 8 (44.44%) Node.js
7 8 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (44.44%) CQRS
7 8 (44.44%) Web Application Development
7 8 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (38.89%) CSS
8 7 (38.89%) Web Services
8 7 (38.89%) XML
8 7 (38.89%) HTML
9 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (33.33%) Windows
9 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
9 6 (33.33%) C++
9 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 6 (33.33%) Ajax

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (44.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Software Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) CSS
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) Ajax
8 2 (11.11%) SOAP
9 1 (5.56%) WPF
9 1 (5.56%) jQuery
9 1 (5.56%) RESTful
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Tandem
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (44.44%) BDD
3 8 (44.44%) CQRS
3 8 (44.44%) Web Application Development
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 6 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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