The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 27 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.66% 4.42% 4.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.46% 9.04% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 23
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £37,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £39,000 £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
319 177 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 55.00% 48.90% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 285 161 231
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Merseyside

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

WCF
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

WCF Salary Trend in Liverpool

WCF
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Liverpool

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 61 (98.39%) C#
2 60 (96.77%) .NET
3 55 (88.71%) ASP.NET
4 42 (67.74%) MVC
5 38 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (53.23%) SQL Server
7 32 (51.61%) Scrum
8 28 (45.16%) LINQ
9 27 (43.55%) WPF
9 27 (43.55%) OO
10 25 (40.32%) HTML
10 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
11 24 (38.71%) CSS
12 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (37.10%) jQuery
13 22 (35.48%) TDD
14 18 (29.03%) Web Services
14 18 (29.03%) SQL
15 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
16 14 (22.58%) XML
17 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
18 10 (16.13%) VBA
18 10 (16.13%) Oracle
18 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
18 10 (16.13%) MS Access
18 10 (16.13%) Retail
18 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 9 (14.52%) Subversion
19 9 (14.52%) Ajax

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) DNN
2 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Project
1 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) GPRS
1 1 (1.61%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (53.23%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (16.13%) MS Access
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) SQLite
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Subversion
1 9 (14.52%) NUnit
2 7 (11.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.61%) Log4Net
5 1 (1.61%) Firebug
5 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.61%) Moq
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (16.13%) Retail
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (77.42%) Developer
2 39 (62.90%) .NET Developer
3 20 (32.26%) Senior Developer
4 16 (25.81%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (17.74%) C# Developer
6 10 (16.13%) Architect
7 9 (14.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (14.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (14.52%) Technical Architect
8 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.84%) .NET Architect
11 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
12 2 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
12 2 (3.23%) Applications Architect
13 1 (1.61%) Lead Developer
13 1 (1.61%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (96.77%) .NET
2 55 (88.71%) ASP.NET
3 38 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (45.16%) LINQ
5 27 (43.55%) WPF
6 25 (40.32%) HTML
7 24 (38.71%) CSS
8 23 (37.10%) jQuery
9 18 (29.03%) Web Services
10 14 (22.58%) XML
11 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (14.52%) Ajax
13 8 (12.90%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (12.90%) NHibernate
14 7 (11.29%) MonoRail
14 7 (11.29%) Razor View Engine
14 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 5 (8.06%) SOAP
15 5 (8.06%) WinForms
15 5 (8.06%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
1 5 (8.06%) Android
2 3 (4.84%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.61%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (67.74%) MVC
2 32 (51.61%) Scrum
3 27 (43.55%) OO
4 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (35.48%) TDD
6 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 9 (14.52%) RUP
7 9 (14.52%) DSDM
8 8 (12.90%) OOP
9 7 (11.29%) Memory Management
9 7 (11.29%) Web Application Development
10 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.84%) Logistics
11 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.84%) Android Development
11 3 (4.84%) iOS Development
12 2 (3.23%) Web Development
13 1 (1.61%) Web Design
13 1 (1.61%) OOD
13 1 (1.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 61 (98.39%) C#
2 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
3 18 (29.03%) SQL
4 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
4 10 (16.13%) VBA
5 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (1.61%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.61%) Apple
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.61%) Xamarin
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