The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 200 205 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.28% 5.28% 5.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.79% 13.73% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 191 195 189
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1696 1493 1782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.81% 38.45% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1499 1331 1522
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

WCF
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WCF Salary Trend in Manchester

WCF
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Manchester

WCF
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -1 17 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Bolton -12 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Sale - 12 £47,500 -
Rochdale -13 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bury +1 7 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Cheadle - 5 £34,000 -
Wigan -2 4 £37,500 - 1
Oldham +1 2 £32,500 -17.19% 2
WCF
North West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WCF.

1 354 (99.72%) .NET
2 351 (98.87%) C#
3 302 (85.07%) ASP.NET
4 264 (74.37%) SQL Server
5 241 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
6 239 (67.32%) MVC
7 194 (54.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 186 (52.39%) TDD
9 144 (40.56%) WPF
10 141 (39.72%) SQL
11 137 (38.59%) .NET Framework
12 131 (36.90%) JavaScript
13 127 (35.77%) HTML
14 123 (34.65%) Entity Framework
15 120 (33.80%) jQuery
16 111 (31.27%) CSS
17 110 (30.99%) RESTful
18 108 (30.42%) OO
18 108 (30.42%) Web Application Development
19 107 (30.14%) SQL Server 2014
20 102 (28.73%) ASP.NET Web API
21 98 (27.61%) Scrum
22 94 (26.48%) T-SQL
22 94 (26.48%) BDD
23 90 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 88 (24.79%) AngularJS
25 86 (24.23%) Web Services
26 83 (23.38%) Finance
27 75 (21.13%) XML
28 71 (20.00%) Games

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 29 (8.17%) SharePoint
2 26 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (3.38%) NServiceBus
4 7 (1.97%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.85%) CMS
5 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (3.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (7.32%) Google Play
4 3 (0.85%) Office 365
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.01%) Internet
2 6 (1.69%) Intranet
3 2 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (74.37%) SQL Server
2 107 (30.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 34 (9.58%) NoSQL
4 27 (7.61%) MongoDB
5 13 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.38%) MySQL
7 10 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.69%) Big Data
9 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.13%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.56%) Redis
11 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 56 (15.77%) NUnit
3 41 (11.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (10.99%) MSTest
5 26 (7.32%) TeamCity
6 25 (7.04%) Selenium
7 23 (6.48%) Visual Studio
8 21 (5.92%) SpecFlow
9 10 (2.82%) FxCop
9 10 (2.82%) StyleCop
10 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 8 (2.25%) JIRA
12 6 (1.69%) Subversion
13 3 (0.85%) gulp
13 3 (0.85%) Jasmine
14 2 (0.56%) Grunt
14 2 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
14 2 (0.56%) NuGet
14 2 (0.56%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.56%) SonarQube
General
1 83 (23.38%) Finance
2 71 (20.00%) Games
3 11 (3.10%) Music Industry
4 10 (2.82%) Marketing
5 9 (2.54%) Retail
6 5 (1.41%) Legal
7 3 (0.85%) Advertising
7 3 (0.85%) Automotive
8 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 290 (81.69%) Developer
2 233 (65.63%) .NET Developer
3 113 (31.83%) C# Developer
4 84 (23.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (15.49%) ASP.NET Developer
6 54 (15.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 47 (13.24%) Senior Developer
8 44 (12.39%) Lead Developer
9 43 (12.11%) Software Engineer
10 38 (10.70%) .NET Software Engineer
10 38 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 35 (9.86%) SQL Developer
12 33 (9.30%) Software Developer
13 32 (9.01%) C# Software Engineer
13 32 (9.01%) Lead C# Developer
13 32 (9.01%) Senior .NET Developer
14 30 (8.45%) Senior C# Developer
15 29 (8.17%) Junior
16 28 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
16 28 (7.89%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (99.72%) .NET
2 302 (85.07%) ASP.NET
3 194 (54.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 144 (40.56%) WPF
5 137 (38.59%) .NET Framework
6 127 (35.77%) HTML
7 123 (34.65%) Entity Framework
8 120 (33.80%) jQuery
9 111 (31.27%) CSS
10 110 (30.99%) RESTful
11 102 (28.73%) ASP.NET Web API
12 90 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 88 (24.79%) AngularJS
14 86 (24.23%) Web Services
15 75 (21.13%) XML
16 67 (18.87%) KnockoutJS
17 66 (18.59%) LINQ
18 61 (17.18%) Node.js
19 50 (14.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 41 (11.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.55%) Mobile App
2 36 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 26 (7.32%) iPhone
4 19 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (5.35%) Xbox
5 18 (5.07%) iPad
6 17 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.82%) PMI
7 10 (2.82%) User Experience
8 7 (1.97%) Social Network
9 6 (1.69%) Kindle
10 3 (0.85%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.28%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.68%) Windows
2 26 (7.32%) Android
3 1 (0.28%) Linux
3 1 (0.28%) Unix
3 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (67.32%) MVC
3 186 (52.39%) TDD
4 108 (30.42%) OO
4 108 (30.42%) Web Application Development
5 98 (27.61%) Scrum
6 94 (26.48%) BDD
7 62 (17.46%) Dependency Injection
8 56 (15.77%) Software Engineering
9 51 (14.37%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (14.08%) Kanban
11 44 (12.39%) Domain-Driven Design
12 39 (10.99%) MVVM
13 37 (10.42%) Web Development
14 36 (10.14%) UML
15 32 (9.01%) Multithreading
16 31 (8.73%) E-Commerce
17 28 (7.89%) Unit Testing
17 28 (7.89%) Use Case
18 27 (7.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 351 (98.87%) C#
2 141 (39.72%) SQL
3 131 (36.90%) JavaScript
4 94 (26.48%) T-SQL
5 59 (16.62%) Ruby
6 39 (10.99%) VB.NET
7 31 (8.73%) PL/SQL
8 29 (8.17%) C++
8 29 (8.17%) Java
9 26 (7.32%) F#
10 8 (2.25%) VBA
11 4 (1.13%) C
12 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.85%) XPath
13 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 11 (3.10%) Degree
2 11 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.82%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.28%) ISEB
4 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.69%) SLA
2 2 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (7.32%) Kibana
Vendors
1 64 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 55 (15.49%) Google
3 13 (3.66%) Oracle
4 4 (1.13%) Tableau
5 3 (0.85%) Infragistics
5 3 (0.85%) Telerik
6 2 (0.56%) Ektron
7 1 (0.28%) SAP
7 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pen, life, health
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hall Goddard LTD
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Workforce
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Rochdale
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago