The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Cheshire / Crewe
Rank 25 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 3.85% 1.32% 11.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 3.70% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £42,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%

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
62 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 59.62% 35.53% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 59 26 20
Median salary £45,000 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

The demand trend of job ads across the Crewe 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 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 24 February 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Crewe

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Crewe region with a requirement for WCF.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) LINQ
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
6 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
6 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (28.57%) SOLID
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Moq
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# WCF Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior SQL Server Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) WCF Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) LINQ
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) SOLID
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft