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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 47 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 16 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.37% 3.35% 11.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.41% 7.66% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 55
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
202 209 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 46.44% 43.72% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 173 185 255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Liverpool

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 42 (100.00%) C#
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (80.95%) SQL Server
3 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (59.52%) MVC
4 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
5 21 (50.00%) WPF
6 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 15 (35.71%) Java
8 14 (33.33%) SQL
9 13 (30.95%) HTML
9 13 (30.95%) TDD
10 12 (28.57%) Scrum
10 12 (28.57%) LINQ
11 11 (26.19%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (26.19%) Tandem
11 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
11 11 (26.19%) CSS
11 11 (26.19%) OO
11 11 (26.19%) Project Management
11 11 (26.19%) Software Architecture
12 10 (23.81%) Web Application Development
12 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
13 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
14 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 7 (16.67%) Retail
14 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (16.67%) jQuery
15 6 (14.29%) Git (software)

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (14.29%) Node.js
2 5 (11.90%) IIS
3 3 (7.14%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.76%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) NUnit
3 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Games
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 14 (33.33%) Architect
4 10 (23.81%) Technical Architect
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.38%) Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
3 21 (50.00%) WPF
4 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (35.71%) .NET Framework
6 13 (30.95%) HTML
7 12 (28.57%) LINQ
8 11 (26.19%) CSS
9 7 (16.67%) jQuery
9 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (14.29%) RESTful
10 6 (14.29%) Ajax
11 5 (11.90%) Web Services
12 4 (9.52%) NHibernate
12 4 (9.52%) MonoRail
12 4 (9.52%) Castle Windsor
12 4 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Tandem
2 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (59.52%) MVC
3 13 (30.95%) TDD
4 12 (28.57%) Scrum
5 11 (26.19%) Project Management
5 11 (26.19%) OO
5 11 (26.19%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (26.19%) Software Architecture
6 10 (23.81%) Web Application Development
7 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 6 (14.29%) BDD
9 2 (4.76%) RUP
9 2 (4.76%) DSDM
9 2 (4.76%) SOA
10 1 (2.38%) OOD
10 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.38%) Refactoring
10 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
10 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (35.71%) Java
3 14 (33.33%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
5 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 6 (14.29%) Ruby
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
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