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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.66% 2.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.94% 8.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £36,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -
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
85 75 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 36.02% 29.18% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 53 67 78
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £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 30 July 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 15 (88.24%) MVC
4 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (70.59%) TDD
6 12 (70.59%) BDD
6 12 (70.59%) Web Application Development
7 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
8 8 (47.06%) Retail
8 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
8 8 (47.06%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (47.06%) CQRS
8 8 (47.06%) Node.js
8 8 (47.06%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (47.06%) Tandem
9 5 (29.41%) LINQ
10 4 (23.53%) Kanban
10 4 (23.53%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (23.53%) Moq
10 4 (23.53%) NHibernate
10 4 (23.53%) NUnit
10 4 (23.53%) Games
10 4 (23.53%) Scrum
10 4 (23.53%) SQL
11 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
11 3 (17.65%) XML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (47.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) NUnit
1 4 (23.53%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (23.53%) Moq
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (47.06%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
4 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (29.41%) LINQ
6 4 (23.53%) NHibernate
7 3 (17.65%) XML
8 2 (11.76%) SOAP
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
9 1 (5.88%) CSS
9 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.88%) WPF
9 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
9 1 (5.88%) Ajax
9 1 (5.88%) RESTful
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Tandem
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) BDD
3 12 (70.59%) Web Application Development
4 8 (47.06%) CQRS
4 8 (47.06%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (23.53%) Kanban
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) XAML
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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