The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 13 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.96% 18.64% 9.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.87% 38.26% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12 42 20
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
101 115 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 46.33% 48.73% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 95 108 110
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for WCF.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET
3 21 (80.77%) OO
4 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
4 19 (73.08%) jQuery
5 18 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (69.23%) HTML
5 18 (69.23%) MVC
6 16 (61.54%) .NET Framework
6 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (57.69%) CSS
8 14 (53.85%) Entity Framework
8 14 (53.85%) WPF
9 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
10 8 (30.77%) VB.NET
11 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
11 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (19.23%) Web Services
12 5 (19.23%) XML
12 5 (19.23%) Windows
13 4 (15.38%) Web Development
14 3 (11.54%) Marketing
14 3 (11.54%) Data Management
14 3 (11.54%) WSE
14 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
14 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
14 3 (11.54%) HTML5
14 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
14 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (61.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (61.54%) C# Developer
4 14 (53.85%) Senior .NET Developer
4 14 (53.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (53.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 14 (53.85%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (53.85%) Senior C# Developer
4 14 (53.85%) Senior Developer
5 13 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 13 (50.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 13 (50.00%) Lead Developer
6 6 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET
3 19 (73.08%) jQuery
4 18 (69.23%) HTML
5 16 (61.54%) .NET Framework
5 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (57.69%) CSS
7 14 (53.85%) Entity Framework
7 14 (53.85%) WPF
8 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 5 (19.23%) XML
9 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (11.54%) HTML5
9 3 (11.54%) WSDL
9 3 (11.54%) WSE
10 2 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) OO
2 18 (69.23%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) Data Management
5 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.54%) OOP
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Change Control
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) OOD
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Process Management
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft