The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the St Helens region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 2 5 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 20.00% 18.18% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 28.57% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 40.00% 63.64% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 18
Average salary £32,000 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.89% -12.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Merseyside

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

WCF
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

WCF Salary Trend in St Helens

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft