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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.57% 0.25% 4.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.76% 0.65% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 24
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
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
107 155 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.38% 38.65% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 94 105 224
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (84.21%) RESTful
3 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 31 (81.58%) MVC
5 30 (78.95%) ASP.NET
5 30 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (76.32%) BDD
6 29 (76.32%) TDD
7 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
7 28 (73.68%) .NET Framework
8 26 (68.42%) Ruby
8 26 (68.42%) Git (software)
8 26 (68.42%) NoSQL
8 26 (68.42%) Entity Framework
8 26 (68.42%) Node.js
8 26 (68.42%) Web Application Development
8 26 (68.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 26 (68.42%) Code First Entity Framework
9 9 (23.68%) SQL
10 8 (21.05%) OO
11 7 (18.42%) Web Services
11 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
11 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
12 6 (15.79%) Games
12 6 (15.79%) OOP
12 6 (15.79%) ServiceStack
12 6 (15.79%) Multithreading

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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (68.42%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 26 (68.42%) NoSQL
2 26 (68.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (68.42%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) LoadUI
2 2 (5.26%) Moq
2 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.79%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Law
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) .NET Developer
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) .NET Software Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) C# Software Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Applications Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET Web API
2 32 (84.21%) RESTful
3 30 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 30 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (73.68%) .NET Framework
5 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 26 (68.42%) Code First Entity Framework
5 26 (68.42%) Entity Framework
6 7 (18.42%) Web Services
7 6 (15.79%) ServiceStack
8 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.89%) CSS
8 3 (7.89%) HTML
8 3 (7.89%) jQuery
8 3 (7.89%) LINQ
9 2 (5.26%) SOAP
9 2 (5.26%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (5.26%) WPF
10 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (81.58%) MVC
3 29 (76.32%) BDD
3 29 (76.32%) TDD
4 26 (68.42%) Web Application Development
5 8 (21.05%) OO
6 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 6 (15.79%) OOP
8 2 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (5.26%) High Availability
8 2 (5.26%) MVVM
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
9 1 (2.63%) Project Management
9 1 (2.63%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (68.42%) Ruby
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
4 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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