The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 4.92% - 15.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.57% - 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £43,750 - £31,500
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 57.38% 39.74% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 20
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £35,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

WCF
Salary Trend in Salford

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

WCF Salary Trend in Salford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Salford region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Salford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Apigee
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) CMS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
1 2 (66.67%) Apigee