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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.14% 7.42% 6.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.59% 11.78% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 29
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £39,200
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
158 297 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 41.36% 62.92% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 139 278 199
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Liverpool

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) C#
3 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 17 (70.83%) MVC
6 15 (62.50%) HTML
6 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (62.50%) .NET Framework
7 14 (58.33%) SQL
7 14 (58.33%) Windows
8 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
8 13 (54.17%) T-SQL
8 13 (54.17%) IIS
8 13 (54.17%) CSS
8 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
10 9 (37.50%) OO
10 9 (37.50%) TDD
10 9 (37.50%) Web Application Development
11 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (33.33%) Finance
12 7 (29.17%) Scrum
12 7 (29.17%) WPF
13 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (25.00%) Spring.NET
13 6 (25.00%) Kanban
13 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (25.00%) NUnit
13 6 (25.00%) Ajax

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 13 (54.17%) IIS
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 3 (12.50%) Node.js
5 2 (8.33%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) NUnit
1 6 (25.00%) MSTest
1 6 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (25.00%) Moq
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Firebug
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Graduate
3 6 (25.00%) Junior
3 6 (25.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 13 (54.17%) CSS
4 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (29.17%) WPF
6 6 (25.00%) Spring.NET
6 6 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (25.00%) Ninject
6 6 (25.00%) Ajax
6 6 (25.00%) WinForms
6 6 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 3 (12.50%) REST
8 3 (12.50%) RESTful
9 2 (8.33%) LINQ
9 2 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) MVC
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
3 9 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 9 (37.50%) OO
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) CRM
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (25.00%) Kanban
5 6 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (25.00%) MVVM
6 3 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) SOA
8 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 13 (54.17%) T-SQL
3 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) MCP
1 6 (25.00%) MCAD
1 6 (25.00%) MCSD
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (25.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago