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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 40 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.43% 5.50% 6.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.21% 9.82% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 31
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
145 275 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.19% 56.01% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 119 262 207
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Liverpool

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) C#
3 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 19 (67.86%) MVC
5 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
7 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
9 13 (46.43%) WPF
10 11 (39.29%) TDD
10 11 (39.29%) Web Application Development
11 10 (35.71%) Java
11 10 (35.71%) HTML
12 9 (32.14%) Windows
12 9 (32.14%) SQL
13 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
13 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
13 8 (28.57%) CSS
13 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (28.57%) IIS
14 7 (25.00%) OO
14 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 7 (25.00%) Finance
15 6 (21.43%) Retail
15 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
15 6 (21.43%) Scrum
15 6 (21.43%) Software Architecture
15 6 (21.43%) BDD
15 6 (21.43%) Ruby

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (28.57%) IIS
2 6 (21.43%) Node.js
3 4 (14.29%) Umbraco
4 2 (7.14%) NServiceBus
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (17.86%) MSTest
2 5 (17.86%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (17.86%) Moq
2 5 (17.86%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Firebug
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Junior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Junior .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Junior
4 5 (17.86%) Graduate
5 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 13 (46.43%) WPF
6 10 (35.71%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (21.43%) RESTful
9 5 (17.86%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (17.86%) Web Services
9 5 (17.86%) WinForms
9 5 (17.86%) Spring.NET
9 5 (17.86%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (17.86%) Ninject
10 3 (10.71%) REST
11 2 (7.14%) HTML5
11 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (7.14%) LINQ
11 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Tandem
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.86%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) MVC
2 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) TDD
3 11 (39.29%) Web Application Development
4 7 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) Software Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) BDD
6 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 5 (17.86%) MVVM
6 5 (17.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.86%) Kanban
6 5 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 6 (21.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MCP
1 1 (3.57%) MCAD
1 1 (3.57%) MCSD
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
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