The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 10 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 5.41% - 19.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% - 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £35,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
WCF
Manchester

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 Oldham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 32.43% 17.95% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 24
Average salary £32,500 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 - £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

WCF
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

WCF Salary Trend in Oldham

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) COM
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft