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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 29 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 13 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.14% 4.50% 2.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.57% 10.15% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 13
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
123 197 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.17% 44.37% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 96 169 182
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
4 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
6 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (53.85%) RESTful
7 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
7 7 (53.85%) Ruby
7 7 (53.85%) Entity Framework
7 7 (53.85%) Node.js
7 7 (53.85%) BDD
7 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
8 5 (38.46%) HTML
8 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 5 (38.46%) CSS
8 5 (38.46%) Web Services
9 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
10 3 (23.08%) CSS3
10 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (23.08%) Ajax
10 3 (23.08%) QA
10 3 (23.08%) HTML5
11 2 (15.38%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (53.85%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Web Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (53.85%) RESTful
5 7 (53.85%) Entity Framework
6 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 3 (23.08%) HTML5
8 3 (23.08%) CSS3
8 3 (23.08%) Ajax
9 2 (15.38%) jQuery
10 1 (7.69%) LINQ
10 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
3 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSD
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago