The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 27 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.59% 13.27% 8.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 24.30% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 16
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 107 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 44.72% 54.59% 67.72%
Number of salaries quoted 68 102 126
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

WCF
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

WCF Salary Trend in Stockport

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 19 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) MVC
3 17 (89.47%) HTML
4 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
4 15 (78.95%) CSS
4 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (73.68%) Entity Framework
5 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
6 13 (68.42%) OO
7 12 (63.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (63.16%) jQuery
7 12 (63.16%) WPF
8 6 (31.58%) HTML5
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
9 5 (26.32%) LINQ
10 4 (21.05%) Windows
10 4 (21.05%) Web Services
11 3 (15.79%) Intranet
11 3 (15.79%) Internet
11 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (15.79%) System Testing
11 3 (15.79%) REST
11 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (10.53%) User Experience
12 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
12 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) MSTest
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) .NET Developer
3 13 (68.42%) C# Developer
3 13 (68.42%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (57.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (57.89%) Senior C# Developer
4 11 (57.89%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (57.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (57.89%) Senior Developer
4 11 (57.89%) Lead Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
1 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 17 (89.47%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (73.68%) Entity Framework
4 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
5 12 (63.16%) WPF
5 12 (63.16%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) LINQ
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) REST
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
11 1 (5.26%) Ninject
11 1 (5.26%) XML
11 1 (5.26%) WinForms
11 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) MVC
2 13 (68.42%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) System Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Wonderware
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