The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 40 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.27% 6.48% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.24% 10.03% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 16
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
WCF
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
170 329 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.72% 64.64% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 149 288 172
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Liverpool

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) C#
3 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
4 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
5 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (77.27%) Windows
6 16 (72.73%) HTML
6 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
6 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
6 16 (72.73%) CSS
7 15 (68.18%) IIS
7 15 (68.18%) SQL
8 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
9 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (50.00%) Office 365
10 11 (50.00%) Ajax
10 11 (50.00%) MCTS
10 11 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
10 11 (50.00%) OO
10 11 (50.00%) CRM
10 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
10 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (50.00%) MVC
10 11 (50.00%) MCP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 15 (68.18%) IIS
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) NUnit
1 6 (27.27%) MSTest
1 6 (27.27%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (27.27%) Moq
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Firebug
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Graduate
3 6 (27.27%) Junior
3 6 (27.27%) Junior Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Junior .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
4 16 (72.73%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) CSS
5 11 (50.00%) Ajax
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (31.82%) WPF
8 6 (27.27%) Spring.NET
8 6 (27.27%) WinForms
8 6 (27.27%) Castle Windsor
8 6 (27.27%) Ninject
8 6 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (4.55%) REST
10 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 6 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (50.00%) OO
2 11 (50.00%) CRM
2 11 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (27.27%) Kanban
3 6 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (27.27%) MVVM
3 6 (27.27%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) MCP
1 11 (50.00%) MCAD
1 11 (50.00%) MCSD
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (50.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
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