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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 13 18 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 26 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 15.03% 8.00% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.50% 19.05% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 1
Average salary £41,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.28% -12.50%
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 Crewe region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 63 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 46.24% 42.00% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 51
Average salary £44,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 1 May 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (91.18%) SOA
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
4 26 (76.47%) MVC
5 25 (73.53%) MS Excel
6 24 (70.59%) Domain-Driven Design
6 24 (70.59%) Dependency Injection
6 24 (70.59%) SaaS
6 24 (70.59%) NoSQL
7 18 (52.94%) .NET Framework
7 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
8 17 (50.00%) jQuery
9 16 (47.06%) SOAP
10 13 (38.24%) AngularJS
11 12 (35.29%) REST
12 8 (23.53%) WPF
13 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
13 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
13 6 (17.65%) CSS
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 6 (17.65%) HTML
13 6 (17.65%) OO
13 6 (17.65%) Entity Framework
14 5 (14.71%) HTML5
14 5 (14.71%) Windows
14 5 (14.71%) Web Services
14 5 (14.71%) LINQ
14 5 (14.71%) Web Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (73.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (70.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Financial Institution
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 28 (82.35%) .NET Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Lead .NET Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Lead Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Framework
3 17 (50.00%) jQuery
4 16 (47.06%) SOAP
5 13 (38.24%) AngularJS
6 12 (35.29%) REST
7 8 (23.53%) WPF
8 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 6 (17.65%) CSS
8 6 (17.65%) HTML
8 6 (17.65%) Entity Framework
9 5 (14.71%) HTML5
9 5 (14.71%) Web Services
9 5 (14.71%) LINQ
9 5 (14.71%) WinForms
10 4 (11.76%) RESTful
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (5.88%) MDX
11 2 (5.88%) XML
11 2 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) N-Tier
1 4 (11.76%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) SOA
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (76.47%) MVC
3 24 (70.59%) Domain-Driven Design
3 24 (70.59%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (17.65%) OO
5 5 (14.71%) Web Development
6 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (11.76%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
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