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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 1.52% 2.78% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.27% 5.13% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
44 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 66.67% 54.17% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 7
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £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 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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby