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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 30 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 6.28% 2.60% 4.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.39% 5.00% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 8
Average salary £40,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.42% +16.66%
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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
112 80 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 46.86% 51.95% 63.35%
Number of salaries quoted 105 68 120
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Stockport

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (89.19%) .NET
3 30 (81.08%) HTML
4 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
5 28 (75.68%) CSS
5 28 (75.68%) MVC
6 27 (72.97%) .NET Framework
7 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
8 25 (67.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
10 17 (45.95%) SQL
10 17 (45.95%) Dependency Injection
11 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
12 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (37.84%) HTML5
13 14 (37.84%) OO
13 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (35.14%) TDD
14 13 (35.14%) jQuery
15 12 (32.43%) WPF
15 12 (32.43%) Inversion of Control
15 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
15 12 (32.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 12 (32.43%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
15 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (32.43%) Twitter Bootstrap

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.51%) NUnit
3 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.11%) Moq
5 2 (5.41%) Subversion
6 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.70%) FxCop
6 1 (2.70%) StyleCop
6 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.70%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.70%) WiX
General
1 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) C# Developer
3 18 (48.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (43.24%) .NET Developer
5 13 (35.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (32.43%) Lead Architect
6 12 (32.43%) .NET Architect
6 12 (32.43%) Applications Architect
6 12 (32.43%) Architect
7 10 (27.03%) Senior Developer
7 10 (27.03%) Lead Developer
7 10 (27.03%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (27.03%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (27.03%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (10.81%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (10.81%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) .NET
2 30 (81.08%) HTML
3 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
4 28 (75.68%) CSS
5 27 (72.97%) .NET Framework
6 25 (67.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (37.84%) HTML5
9 13 (35.14%) jQuery
10 12 (32.43%) WPF
10 12 (32.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (32.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (18.92%) LINQ
12 5 (13.51%) Web Services
12 5 (13.51%) Ninject
13 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
13 2 (5.41%) Ajax
13 2 (5.41%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Informatics
3 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.41%) Physics
3 2 (5.41%) LIMS
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) MVC
2 17 (45.95%) Dependency Injection
3 14 (37.84%) OO
4 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (35.14%) TDD
5 12 (32.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
6 7 (18.92%) Scrum
7 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.51%) Change Control
8 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.41%) OOD
9 1 (2.70%) Web Design
9 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.70%) Web Development
9 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.11%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Wonderware
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
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