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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 41 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.03% 3.12% 6.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.95% 8.80% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 30
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
201 125 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 40.52% 35.41% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 179 94 263
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 - 9 £37,500 -
Skelmersdale - 4 £35,000 -
Blackpool - 2 £37,000 - 1
WCF
North West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (97.22%) C#
3 27 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
5 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (55.56%) MVC
6 20 (55.56%) CSS
6 20 (55.56%) HTML
6 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (50.00%) SOAP
7 18 (50.00%) Web Services
8 17 (47.22%) .NET Framework
9 16 (44.44%) Windows
9 16 (44.44%) RESTful
10 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
11 14 (38.89%) SQL
12 12 (33.33%) jQuery
13 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (30.56%) Web Application Development
14 10 (27.78%) Finance
15 9 (25.00%) VB6
15 9 (25.00%) Ajax
15 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (25.00%) VB
15 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (25.00%) SDLC
15 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework
16 8 (22.22%) Node.js
16 8 (22.22%) BDD

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 (8.33%) ColdFusion
1 3 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 8 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 22 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 13 (36.11%) C# Developer
4 11 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 8 (22.22%) .NET Programmer
5 8 (22.22%) Analyst
5 8 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (22.22%) C# Programmer
5 8 (22.22%) Programmer
5 8 (22.22%) VB Analyst Programmer
5 8 (22.22%) VB Programmer
5 8 (22.22%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
5 8 (22.22%) VB6 Programmer
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
3 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (55.56%) CSS
3 20 (55.56%) HTML
4 18 (50.00%) SOAP
4 18 (50.00%) Web Services
5 17 (47.22%) .NET Framework
6 16 (44.44%) RESTful
7 12 (33.33%) jQuery
8 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (25.00%) Ajax
9 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 8 (22.22%) Node.js
11 6 (16.67%) WPF
11 6 (16.67%) XML
12 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (11.11%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) AS400
1 8 (22.22%) iSeries
1 8 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 5 (13.89%) iPad
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) MVC
3 11 (30.56%) Web Application Development
4 9 (25.00%) SDLC
5 8 (22.22%) BDD
5 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (22.22%) TDD
5 8 (22.22%) Web Development
6 7 (19.44%) OOP
7 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.11%) MVVM
8 4 (11.11%) OO
9 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.56%) Parallel Computing
10 1 (2.78%) Customer Insight
10 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.78%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) C#
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 9 (25.00%) VB
4 9 (25.00%) VB6
5 8 (22.22%) Ruby
6 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) TOWER Software
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