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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 9 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 14.74% 8.06% 5.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.15% 13.27% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 11
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
41 113 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 43.16% 60.75% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 92 95
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 24 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Crewe

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (76.00%) SQL Server
3 34 (68.00%) LINQ
4 33 (66.00%) SQL
5 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 26 (52.00%) Web Services
7 24 (48.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 23 (46.00%) T-SQL
9 22 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
11 20 (40.00%) OO
11 20 (40.00%) MVC
12 19 (38.00%) Windows
12 19 (38.00%) Retail
13 17 (34.00%) VB
13 17 (34.00%) SLA
13 17 (34.00%) Financial Institution
13 17 (34.00%) Wireless
13 17 (34.00%) Risk Management
13 17 (34.00%) Finance
13 17 (34.00%) .NET Remoting
13 17 (34.00%) Customer Engagement
14 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (28.00%) SOAP
15 14 (28.00%) XML
15 14 (28.00%) TDD
16 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (24.00%) WPF

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (18.00%) JBoss
2 7 (14.00%) IIS
3 5 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (16.00%) DTS
6 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (38.00%) Retail
2 17 (34.00%) Financial Institution
2 17 (34.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (96.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Programmer
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (68.00%) LINQ
3 30 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 26 (52.00%) Web Services
5 24 (48.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
7 17 (34.00%) .NET Remoting
8 14 (28.00%) SOAP
8 14 (28.00%) XML
9 12 (24.00%) WPF
10 9 (18.00%) RESTful
10 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (18.00%) XSD
10 9 (18.00%) XSLT
10 9 (18.00%) Middleware
11 8 (16.00%) WinForms
12 7 (14.00%) HTML
13 6 (12.00%) CSS
14 5 (10.00%) Ajax
14 5 (10.00%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Streaming Music
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) OO
2 20 (40.00%) MVC
3 17 (34.00%) Risk Management
3 17 (34.00%) Customer Engagement
4 14 (28.00%) TDD
5 9 (18.00%) Validation
5 9 (18.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (16.00%) MVVM
6 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (16.00%) SOA
7 5 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 5 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.00%) Web Design
9 1 (2.00%) Logistics
9 1 (2.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (66.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) T-SQL
4 17 (34.00%) VB
5 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
5 9 (18.00%) XPath
5 9 (18.00%) Java
6 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
Crewe
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
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Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago