The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 43 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.30% 3.34% 4.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.74% 8.40% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 20
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
149 131 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 30.72% 39.82% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 110 99 173
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for WCF.

1 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (88.57%) MVC
3 30 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 30 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 30 (85.71%) RESTful
3 30 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 28 (80.00%) Entity Framework
4 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 27 (77.14%) TDD
5 27 (77.14%) BDD
6 26 (74.29%) NoSQL
6 26 (74.29%) Web Application Development
6 26 (74.29%) Node.js
6 26 (74.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 26 (74.29%) Git (software)
6 26 (74.29%) Ruby
6 26 (74.29%) Code First Entity Framework
7 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 6 (17.14%) OO
9 4 (11.43%) ServiceStack
9 4 (11.43%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (11.43%) Games
9 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
9 4 (11.43%) OOP
9 4 (11.43%) SOAP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (74.29%) NoSQL
2 26 (74.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (74.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) LoadUI
2 2 (5.71%) Moq
2 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) .NET Developer
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 30 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 30 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 30 (85.71%) RESTful
3 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 28 (80.00%) Entity Framework
4 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 26 (74.29%) Code First Entity Framework
4 26 (74.29%) Node.js
5 4 (11.43%) ServiceStack
5 4 (11.43%) SOAP
5 4 (11.43%) Web Services
6 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.57%) HTML
6 3 (8.57%) jQuery
6 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.71%) HTML5
7 2 (5.71%) REST
7 2 (5.71%) Unity DI Container
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (88.57%) MVC
3 27 (77.14%) BDD
3 27 (77.14%) TDD
4 26 (74.29%) Web Application Development
5 6 (17.14%) OO
6 4 (11.43%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.43%) OOP
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) High Availability
7 2 (5.71%) MVVM
7 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (74.29%) Ruby
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
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