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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 30 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.88% 7.14% 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 14.77% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 5
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
96 88 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 47.06% 48.35% 61.83%
Number of salaries quoted 92 66 114
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 36 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (88.89%) .NET
3 29 (80.56%) HTML
4 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET
5 27 (75.00%) CSS
5 27 (75.00%) MVC
6 26 (72.22%) .NET Framework
7 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
8 24 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
10 16 (44.44%) SQL
10 16 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (38.89%) OO
12 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
12 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (36.11%) HTML5
13 13 (36.11%) jQuery
13 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (33.33%) TDD
14 12 (33.33%) WPF
14 12 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 11 (30.56%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
15 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (30.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (30.56%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (30.56%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) SQLite
6 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.89%) NUnit
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.33%) Moq
5 2 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.78%) FxCop
6 1 (2.78%) StyleCop
6 1 (2.78%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.78%) WiX
6 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 18 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
5 13 (36.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (30.56%) Lead Architect
6 11 (30.56%) .NET Architect
6 11 (30.56%) Applications Architect
6 11 (30.56%) Architect
7 10 (27.78%) Senior Developer
7 10 (27.78%) Lead Developer
7 10 (27.78%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (27.78%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (27.78%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) .NET
2 29 (80.56%) HTML
3 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 27 (75.00%) CSS
5 26 (72.22%) .NET Framework
6 24 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (36.11%) HTML5
8 13 (36.11%) jQuery
9 12 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (33.33%) WPF
10 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 11 (30.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (19.44%) LINQ
12 5 (13.89%) Web Services
12 5 (13.89%) Ninject
13 2 (5.56%) Ajax
13 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET
13 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) LIMS
3 2 (5.56%) Informatics
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) Physics
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) MVC
2 16 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
3 14 (38.89%) OO
4 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (33.33%) TDD
6 11 (30.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
7 7 (19.44%) Scrum
8 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.89%) Change Control
8 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.56%) OOD
10 1 (2.78%) Web Design
10 1 (2.78%) Web Development
10 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.78%) BDD
10 1 (2.78%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
3 16 (44.44%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.33%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Wonderware
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
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