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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 9.55% 1.69% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 5.08% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 2
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £27,100 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £46,600
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
95 59 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 47.74% 33.33% 47.86%
Number of salaries quoted 86 43 112
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) CSS
2 17 (73.91%) XML
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Retail
2 17 (73.91%) JSON
2 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
3 16 (69.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (69.57%) Adobe Analytics
3 16 (69.57%) Analytics
3 16 (69.57%) Google
3 16 (69.57%) Scrum
3 16 (69.57%) Subversion
3 16 (69.57%) FTP
3 16 (69.57%) PL/SQL
3 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
3 16 (69.57%) E-Commerce
3 16 (69.57%) Adobe
4 15 (65.22%) HP
4 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
4 15 (65.22%) ITIL
4 15 (65.22%) PRINCE2
4 15 (65.22%) IBM
4 15 (65.22%) ATG
4 15 (65.22%) CMS
4 15 (65.22%) Data Management
4 15 (65.22%) WebSphere
4 15 (65.22%) JIRA
4 15 (65.22%) Magento

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 15 (65.22%) CMS
1 15 (65.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
2 16 (69.57%) Subversion
2 16 (69.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (65.22%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (73.91%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) CSS
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
1 17 (73.91%) JSON
1 17 (73.91%) XML
2 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.04%) WinForms
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.70%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) WPF
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.35%) CSS3
5 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) LINQ
5 1 (4.35%) RESTful
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) Analytics
2 16 (69.57%) E-Commerce
2 16 (69.57%) Scrum
3 15 (65.22%) Data Management
3 15 (65.22%) ITIL
3 15 (65.22%) PRINCE2
4 14 (60.87%) Error Analysis
4 14 (60.87%) Front End Development
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.35%) OOD
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (4.35%) UML
8 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) PL/SQL
2 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
3 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) Delphi
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Adobe
1 16 (69.57%) Google
2 15 (65.22%) ATG
2 15 (65.22%) HP
2 15 (65.22%) hybris
2 15 (65.22%) IBM