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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 27 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.71% 1.15% 4.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.24% 3.14% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 25
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
117 159 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.14% 36.72% 51.58%
Number of salaries quoted 102 112 263
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 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 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (81.58%) RESTful
3 31 (81.58%) ASP.NET Web API
4 29 (76.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (76.32%) MVC
4 29 (76.32%) ASP.NET
5 28 (73.68%) TDD
5 28 (73.68%) .NET Framework
5 28 (73.68%) BDD
6 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
7 26 (68.42%) NoSQL
7 26 (68.42%) Entity Framework
7 26 (68.42%) Node.js
7 26 (68.42%) Web Application Development
7 26 (68.42%) SQL Server 2014
7 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 26 (68.42%) Ruby
7 26 (68.42%) Git (software)
7 26 (68.42%) Code First Entity Framework
8 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
9 8 (21.05%) Web Services
10 6 (15.79%) OO
10 6 (15.79%) SQL
10 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
11 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
11 5 (13.16%) ServiceStack
11 5 (13.16%) OOP
11 5 (13.16%) Games

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 26 (68.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
2 26 (68.42%) NoSQL
2 26 (68.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (68.42%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) LoadUI
2 1 (2.63%) Moq
2 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (13.16%) Games
2 4 (10.53%) Legal
3 3 (7.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) .NET Developer
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 5 (13.16%) .NET Software Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) C# Software Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Application Development Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Applications Development Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Applications Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Development Manager
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (81.58%) ASP.NET Web API
2 31 (81.58%) RESTful
3 29 (76.32%) ASP.NET
3 29 (76.32%) 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 8 (21.05%) Web Services
7 5 (13.16%) ServiceStack
8 4 (10.53%) CSS
8 4 (10.53%) HTML
8 4 (10.53%) XML
9 2 (5.26%) jQuery
9 2 (5.26%) LINQ
9 2 (5.26%) WPF
10 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.63%) SOAP
10 1 (2.63%) Unity DI Container
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (76.32%) MVC
3 28 (73.68%) BDD
3 28 (73.68%) TDD
4 26 (68.42%) Web Application Development
5 6 (15.79%) OO
5 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
6 5 (13.16%) OOP
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (7.89%) Project Management
9 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.63%) High Availability
9 1 (2.63%) Mobile Development
9 1 (2.63%) MVVM
9 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (68.42%) Ruby
3 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Progress
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
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