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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 44 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 12 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.81% 2.73% 6.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.46% 6.70% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 35
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 179 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.22% 40.77% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 158 126 213
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

WCF
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

WCF Salary Trend in Merseyside

WCF
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

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

WCF Salary Histogram in Merseyside

WCF
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Liverpool -13 16 £40,000 - 3
Southport - 1 £45,000 -
WCF
North West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for WCF.

1 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (88.89%) MVC
3 31 (86.11%) ASP.NET
3 31 (86.11%) .NET Framework
4 30 (83.33%) RESTful
4 30 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (80.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (80.56%) Entity Framework
5 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
6 27 (75.00%) TDD
6 27 (75.00%) BDD
7 26 (72.22%) NoSQL
7 26 (72.22%) Web Application Development
7 26 (72.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 26 (72.22%) Code First Entity Framework
7 26 (72.22%) Node.js
7 26 (72.22%) Git (software)
7 26 (72.22%) Ruby
8 9 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) OO
10 5 (13.89%) Web Services
11 4 (11.11%) ServiceStack
11 4 (11.11%) Games
11 4 (11.11%) OOP
11 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
11 4 (11.11%) SOAP
11 4 (11.11%) HTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
2 26 (72.22%) NoSQL
2 26 (72.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) LoadUI
3 2 (5.56%) Moq
3 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) .NET Developer
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (86.11%) .NET Framework
2 31 (86.11%) ASP.NET
3 30 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 30 (83.33%) RESTful
4 29 (80.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (80.56%) Entity Framework
5 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 26 (72.22%) Code First Entity Framework
5 26 (72.22%) Node.js
6 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 4 (11.11%) HTML
7 4 (11.11%) ServiceStack
7 4 (11.11%) SOAP
8 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.33%) jQuery
8 3 (8.33%) JSON
8 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (5.56%) CSS
9 2 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (88.89%) MVC
3 27 (75.00%) BDD
3 27 (75.00%) TDD
4 26 (72.22%) Web Application Development
5 6 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.11%) OOP
6 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) High Availability
7 2 (5.56%) MVVM
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.78%) Kanban
8 1 (2.78%) Line Management
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (72.22%) Ruby
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
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