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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 6 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 36 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 30.00% 5.88% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.94% 12.73% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 1
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
68 55 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 56.67% 46.22% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 80
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Crewe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Crewe region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Crewe

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (96.15%) C#
3 41 (78.85%) SQL Server
4 34 (65.38%) SQL
5 32 (61.54%) Web Services
6 29 (55.77%) .NET Framework
7 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 26 (50.00%) LINQ
9 25 (48.08%) T-SQL
10 24 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (40.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 20 (38.46%) MVC
13 19 (36.54%) Retail
14 18 (34.62%) Finance
14 18 (34.62%) VB
14 18 (34.62%) Windows
14 18 (34.62%) .NET Remoting
15 17 (32.69%) Customer Engagement
15 17 (32.69%) OO
15 17 (32.69%) SLA
15 17 (32.69%) Financial Institution
15 17 (32.69%) Wireless
15 17 (32.69%) Risk Management
15 17 (32.69%) TDD
16 15 (28.85%) XML
16 15 (28.85%) SOAP
17 12 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 9 (17.31%) RESTful

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
1 5 (9.62%) Node.js
2 4 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (78.85%) SQL Server
2 24 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.38%) DTS
4 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (36.54%) Retail
2 18 (34.62%) Finance
3 17 (32.69%) Financial Institution
4 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (96.15%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) Senior Developer
3 16 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) C# Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (5.77%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (61.54%) Web Services
3 29 (55.77%) .NET Framework
4 26 (50.00%) LINQ
4 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (40.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 18 (34.62%) .NET Remoting
7 15 (28.85%) SOAP
7 15 (28.85%) XML
8 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (17.31%) WPF
9 9 (17.31%) XSD
9 9 (17.31%) XSLT
9 9 (17.31%) Middleware
9 9 (17.31%) WinForms
9 9 (17.31%) RESTful
10 8 (15.38%) HTML
11 6 (11.54%) CSS
11 6 (11.54%) Ajax
11 6 (11.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Streaming Music
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) MVC
3 17 (32.69%) Risk Management
3 17 (32.69%) TDD
3 17 (32.69%) OO
3 17 (32.69%) Customer Engagement
4 9 (17.31%) Automated Testing
4 9 (17.31%) Validation
5 8 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 6 (11.54%) MVVM
7 5 (9.62%) Web Application Development
7 5 (9.62%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (9.62%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.69%) SOA
9 3 (5.77%) Scrum
9 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.92%) Kanban
10 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.92%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 50 (96.15%) C#
2 34 (65.38%) SQL
3 25 (48.08%) T-SQL
4 18 (34.62%) VB
5 9 (17.31%) Java
5 9 (17.31%) XPath
6 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 7 (13.46%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) JBoss
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
Crewe
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago