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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.77% 3.27% 6.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.19% 7.83% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 34
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +29.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
148 166 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.64% 41.71% 64.56%
Number of salaries quoted 133 149 287
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Liverpool

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (97.67%) C#
3 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (83.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (83.72%) ASP.NET
4 36 (83.72%) MVC
5 32 (74.42%) SQL Server
5 32 (74.42%) TDD
5 32 (74.42%) BDD
6 31 (72.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (72.09%) RESTful
7 30 (69.77%) .NET Framework
7 30 (69.77%) Entity Framework
8 29 (67.44%) Node.js
8 29 (67.44%) NoSQL
8 29 (67.44%) Web Application Development
8 29 (67.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 29 (67.44%) Git (software)
8 29 (67.44%) Ruby
9 9 (20.93%) HTML
10 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
10 8 (18.60%) CSS
10 8 (18.60%) Scrum
11 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
11 6 (13.95%) Web Services
11 6 (13.95%) LINQ
11 6 (13.95%) jQuery
12 5 (11.63%) WPF
12 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 29 (67.44%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (74.42%) SQL Server
2 29 (67.44%) NoSQL
2 29 (67.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (67.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.30%) Legal
2 3 (6.98%) Law
3 2 (4.65%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 35 (81.40%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Application Development Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Applications Development Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Applications Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Development Manager
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (83.72%) ASP.NET
2 36 (83.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (72.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 31 (72.09%) RESTful
4 30 (69.77%) .NET Framework
4 30 (69.77%) Entity Framework
5 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 9 (20.93%) HTML
7 8 (18.60%) CSS
8 6 (13.95%) jQuery
8 6 (13.95%) LINQ
8 6 (13.95%) Web Services
9 5 (11.63%) WPF
9 5 (11.63%) XML
10 2 (4.65%) ServiceStack
11 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (2.33%) WF
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (83.72%) MVC
3 32 (74.42%) BDD
3 32 (74.42%) TDD
4 29 (67.44%) Web Application Development
5 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.30%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (6.98%) OOP
8 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.65%) OO
10 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (2.33%) ITIL
10 1 (2.33%) Mobile Development
10 1 (2.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) C#
2 29 (67.44%) Ruby
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.30%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) MCSD
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Progress
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