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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 40 43
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - 4.65% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 10.21% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 12
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
151 235 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.82% 45.54% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 102 218 173
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £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 29 May 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (73.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (73.33%) Office 365
2 11 (73.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) IIS
2 11 (73.33%) Ajax
2 11 (73.33%) MCTS
2 11 (73.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (73.33%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (73.33%) OO
2 11 (73.33%) CRM
2 11 (73.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (73.33%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) MCP
2 11 (73.33%) MCAD
2 11 (73.33%) MCSD
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (73.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 11 (73.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 11 (73.33%) IIS
1 11 (73.33%) SharePoint
1 11 (73.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (73.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) NUnit
1 4 (26.67%) MSTest
1 4 (26.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (26.67%) Moq
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Graduate
3 4 (26.67%) Junior
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (73.33%) Ajax
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) WinForms
3 4 (26.67%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (26.67%) Ninject
3 4 (26.67%) Spring.NET
3 4 (26.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (73.33%) OO
2 11 (73.33%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
3 4 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (26.67%) MVVM
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) MCTS
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (73.33%) MCP
1 11 (73.33%) MCAD
1 11 (73.33%) MCSD
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft