The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 15 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.94% 5.90% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.24% 13.68% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 10
Median salary £45,000 £44,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +26.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
66 117 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.25% 43.17% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 59 87 70
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 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 29 August 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 Chester region with a requirement for WCF.

1 30 (83.33%) HTML
1 30 (83.33%) CSS
2 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
2 29 (80.56%) SQL
2 29 (80.56%) XML
2 29 (80.56%) JSON
3 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (72.22%) CMS
4 26 (72.22%) E-Commerce
5 25 (69.44%) FTP
5 25 (69.44%) Adobe
5 25 (69.44%) Google
5 25 (69.44%) Adobe Analytics
5 25 (69.44%) Analytics
6 24 (66.67%) Magento
6 24 (66.67%) hybris
6 24 (66.67%) WebSphere
6 24 (66.67%) ATG
6 24 (66.67%) IBM
7 23 (63.89%) Front End Development
8 22 (61.11%) T-SQL
8 22 (61.11%) Data Management
9 21 (58.33%) Subversion
9 21 (58.33%) Retail
9 21 (58.33%) Scrum
9 21 (58.33%) PL/SQL
9 21 (58.33%) Git (software)
9 21 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (58.33%) Error Analysis
10 20 (55.56%) JIRA

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (72.22%) CMS
2 24 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.11%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
Business Applications
1 24 (66.67%) Magento
2 4 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (69.44%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (69.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Git (software)
1 21 (58.33%) Subversion
1 21 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (55.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (58.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 10 (27.78%) Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Development Manager
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Software Manager
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Web Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Web Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Systems Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (83.33%) CSS
1 30 (83.33%) HTML
2 29 (80.56%) JSON
2 29 (80.56%) XML
3 11 (30.56%) .NET
4 8 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (11.11%) Ajax
5 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (11.11%) XSLT
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.33%) SOAP
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.56%) REST
7 2 (5.56%) WinForms
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.78%) LINQ
8 1 (2.78%) SAML
8 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.78%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Unix
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (72.22%) E-Commerce
3 25 (69.44%) Analytics
4 23 (63.89%) Front End Development
5 22 (61.11%) Data Management
6 21 (58.33%) Error Analysis
6 21 (58.33%) Scrum
7 20 (55.56%) ITIL
7 20 (55.56%) PRINCE2
8 9 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (11.11%) B2C
9 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 4 (11.11%) SDLC
9 4 (11.11%) TDD
10 2 (5.56%) OO
10 2 (5.56%) SOA
11 1 (2.78%) BDD
11 1 (2.78%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (2.78%) OOP
11 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
1 29 (80.56%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) T-SQL
3 21 (58.33%) PL/SQL
4 11 (30.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) Delphi
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Adobe
1 25 (69.44%) Google
2 24 (66.67%) ATG
2 24 (66.67%) hybris
2 24 (66.67%) IBM
3 20 (55.56%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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