The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 30 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.20% 4.17% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.32% 11.11% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 Knutsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 63 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 37.06% 37.50% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 55 53
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £53,500 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

WCF
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

WCF Salary Trend in Knutsford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) MVC
4 11 (68.75%) TDD
4 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
5 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
6 9 (56.25%) BDD
6 9 (56.25%) RESTful
6 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
6 9 (56.25%) Node.js
6 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
6 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
6 9 (56.25%) Ruby
6 9 (56.25%) Marketing
7 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
8 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
9 2 (12.50%) VB.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 (56.25%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (56.25%) Marketing
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Junior
2 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
4 9 (56.25%) RESTful
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
6 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) MVC
3 11 (68.75%) TDD
4 9 (56.25%) BDD
4 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago