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 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 - 24 21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 1.39% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.94% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
11 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 35.48% 47.22% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 43
Average salary £30,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.06% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) BDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree