The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 27 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 5.20% 13.48% 9.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.83% 21.24% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 17
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £21,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Cheshire

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 Macclesfield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
115 113 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 66.47% 63.48% 60.11%
Number of salaries quoted 96 110 98
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

WCF
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Macclesfield region.

WCF Salary Trend in Macclesfield

WCF
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
3 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (86.96%) LINQ
4 17 (73.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (73.91%) SQL
4 17 (73.91%) T-SQL
5 15 (65.22%) Visual Studio
5 15 (65.22%) Web Services
5 15 (65.22%) XML
5 15 (65.22%) Windows
6 14 (60.87%) UML
6 14 (60.87%) MSMQ
6 14 (60.87%) SOAP
6 14 (60.87%) VBA
6 14 (60.87%) WPF
6 14 (60.87%) REST
7 9 (39.13%) MVC
7 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
8 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (34.78%) TDD
9 6 (26.09%) NUnit
9 6 (26.09%) Lucene
9 6 (26.09%) NHibernate
9 6 (26.09%) Selenium
9 6 (26.09%) Kanban
9 6 (26.09%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (26.09%) Cucumber

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Visual Studio
2 6 (26.09%) NUnit
2 6 (26.09%) Selenium
2 6 (26.09%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (26.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 20 (86.96%) .NET Developer
3 14 (60.87%) C# Developer
3 14 (60.87%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (52.17%) Analyst Developer
4 12 (52.17%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Architect
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) LINQ
3 15 (65.22%) Web Services
3 15 (65.22%) XML
4 14 (60.87%) SOAP
4 14 (60.87%) WPF
4 14 (60.87%) MSMQ
4 14 (60.87%) REST
5 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (26.09%) Castle Windsor
7 6 (26.09%) Lucene
7 6 (26.09%) NHibernate
7 6 (26.09%) Lucene.Net
8 3 (13.04%) CSS
8 3 (13.04%) HTML
9 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.70%) HTML5
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) UML
3 9 (39.13%) MVC
4 8 (34.78%) TDD
5 6 (26.09%) Kanban
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum-ban
5 6 (26.09%) Web Application Development
6 3 (13.04%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) T-SQL
3 14 (60.87%) VBA
4 6 (26.09%) VB
4 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
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