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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.52% 3.43% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.63% 9.23% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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
86 65 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 47.51% 37.14% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 76 48 116
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 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 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Retail
3 9 (60.00%) JSON
3 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (53.33%) ServiceCenter
4 8 (53.33%) JIRA
4 8 (53.33%) Google
4 8 (53.33%) WebSphere
4 8 (53.33%) Data Management
4 8 (53.33%) Subversion
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (53.33%) FTP
4 8 (53.33%) IBM
4 8 (53.33%) Adobe
4 8 (53.33%) HP
4 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
4 8 (53.33%) ATG
4 8 (53.33%) CMS
4 8 (53.33%) Magento
4 8 (53.33%) hybris

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 8 (53.33%) CMS
1 8 (53.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (53.33%) JIRA
2 8 (53.33%) Subversion
2 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Application Development Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Development Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (6.67%) WCF Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) XML
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) JSON
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (13.33%) WPF
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Scrum
2 8 (53.33%) Analytics
2 8 (53.33%) Data Management
2 8 (53.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (53.33%) Error Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Front End Development
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
4 7 (46.67%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Delphi
6 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Adobe
1 8 (53.33%) ATG
1 8 (53.33%) Google
1 8 (53.33%) HP
1 8 (53.33%) hybris
1 8 (53.33%) IBM
Chester, Cheshire
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