The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 39 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.52% 5.68% 7.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.21% 15.82% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 39
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,400 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
WCF
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
235 158 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.26% 35.91% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 207 118 259
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

WCF
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Lancashire

WCF
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +3 13 £37,500 - 2
Skelmersdale -2 5 £35,000 -
Chorley - 1 - -
WCF
North West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 43 (100.00%) C#
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (83.72%) SQL Server
3 34 (79.07%) ASP.NET
4 28 (65.12%) MVC
5 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
6 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (58.14%) .NET Framework
7 25 (58.14%) CSS
8 24 (55.81%) Web Services
8 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
9 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (46.51%) HTML
11 18 (41.86%) SOAP
12 17 (39.53%) Windows
12 17 (39.53%) SDLC
13 16 (37.21%) jQuery
13 16 (37.21%) SQL
13 16 (37.21%) Finance
14 15 (34.88%) RESTful
14 15 (34.88%) Web Development
15 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 10 (23.26%) TDD
16 10 (23.26%) VB6
16 10 (23.26%) VB
16 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
16 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2014
16 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (6.98%) ColdFusion
2 2 (4.65%) CMS
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (83.72%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) NoSQL
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (20.93%) RDBMS
3 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
4 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.98%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Advertising
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 28 (65.12%) .NET Developer
3 22 (51.16%) C# Developer
4 19 (44.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (25.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 7 (16.28%) .NET Programmer
6 7 (16.28%) Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (16.28%) C# Programmer
6 7 (16.28%) Programmer
6 7 (16.28%) Software Developer
6 7 (16.28%) VB Analyst Programmer
6 7 (16.28%) VB Programmer
6 7 (16.28%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
6 7 (16.28%) VB6 Programmer
7 6 (13.95%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (13.95%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (79.07%) ASP.NET
3 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (58.14%) .NET Framework
4 25 (58.14%) CSS
5 24 (55.81%) Web Services
6 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (46.51%) HTML
8 18 (41.86%) SOAP
9 16 (37.21%) jQuery
10 15 (34.88%) RESTful
11 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
13 9 (20.93%) XML
14 8 (18.60%) Ajax
14 8 (18.60%) Node.js
14 8 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (13.95%) WPF
17 5 (11.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) AS400
1 7 (16.28%) iPad
1 7 (16.28%) iSeries
1 7 (16.28%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) MVC
2 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) SDLC
4 15 (34.88%) Web Development
5 10 (23.26%) BDD
5 10 (23.26%) TDD
5 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
5 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
6 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
7 7 (16.28%) OO
7 7 (16.28%) OOP
8 4 (9.30%) Coaching
8 4 (9.30%) MVVM
9 3 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.98%) OOD
10 2 (4.65%) CRM
10 2 (4.65%) Scrum
10 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
3 16 (37.21%) SQL
4 10 (23.26%) VB
4 10 (23.26%) VB6
5 8 (18.60%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) TOWER Software
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Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
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