The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 12.20% 5.63% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.61% 13.04% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 2
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 Crewe region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 69 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 39.84% 43.13% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 59 50
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

WCF
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

WCF Salary Trend in Crewe

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) SOA
3 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
4 17 (58.62%) MVC
5 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
6 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
6 14 (48.28%) Domain-Driven Design
6 14 (48.28%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (48.28%) SaaS
6 14 (48.28%) NoSQL
7 12 (41.38%) LINQ
7 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
8 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
9 9 (31.03%) SOAP
9 9 (31.03%) jQuery
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
10 8 (27.59%) WPF
11 7 (24.14%) REST
11 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
12 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
12 6 (20.69%) MVVM
13 5 (17.24%) HTML
14 4 (13.79%) CSS
14 4 (13.79%) Web Services
14 4 (13.79%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) NoSQL
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Lead Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
3 12 (41.38%) LINQ
4 9 (31.03%) jQuery
4 9 (31.03%) SOAP
5 8 (27.59%) WPF
5 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
6 7 (24.14%) REST
7 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
8 5 (17.24%) HTML
9 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (13.79%) CSS
9 4 (13.79%) Web Services
10 2 (6.90%) XML
10 2 (6.90%) Ajax
10 2 (6.90%) HTML5
11 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.45%) .NET Remoting
11 1 (3.45%) WinForms
11 1 (3.45%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) SOA
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) MVC
3 14 (48.28%) Domain-Driven Design
3 14 (48.28%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (20.69%) MVVM
5 4 (13.79%) OO
6 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Logistics
6 1 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
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