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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 32 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.56% 10.81% 5.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.00% 18.79% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 11
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
100 149 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 50.51% 57.53% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 94 96 139
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
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 24 April 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 27 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) .NET
3 19 (70.37%) HTML
3 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 19 (70.37%) CSS
4 18 (66.67%) MVC
4 18 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
5 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (48.15%) WPF
6 13 (48.15%) jQuery
6 13 (48.15%) Entity Framework
7 12 (44.44%) OO
8 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
10 9 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (29.63%) LINQ
12 7 (25.93%) Degree
12 7 (25.93%) SQL
12 7 (25.93%) Scrum
13 6 (22.22%) Web Services
13 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (22.22%) TDD
13 6 (22.22%) NUnit
13 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (18.52%) HTML5
14 5 (18.52%) Ninject
14 5 (18.52%) Change Control

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (3.70%) Intranet
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQLite
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (22.22%) NUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Moq
4 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
5 1 (3.70%) WiX
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) FxCop
5 1 (3.70%) StyleCop
5 1 (3.70%) MSTest
General
1 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) C# Developer
3 14 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 14 (51.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Lead Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Architect
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Applications Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Lead Architect
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
2 19 (70.37%) CSS
2 19 (70.37%) HTML
3 18 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (48.15%) jQuery
5 13 (48.15%) Entity Framework
5 13 (48.15%) WPF
6 8 (29.63%) LINQ
7 6 (22.22%) Web Services
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (18.52%) Ninject
8 5 (18.52%) HTML5
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (7.41%) Ajax
10 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET
11 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) LIMS
3 2 (7.41%) Informatics
3 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.41%) Physics
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) MVC
2 12 (44.44%) OO
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 6 (22.22%) TDD
7 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) Change Control
7 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
9 2 (7.41%) OOD
10 1 (3.70%) Web Design
10 1 (3.70%) Web Development
10 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.70%) System Testing
10 1 (3.70%) BDD
10 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 5 (18.52%) Wonderware
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
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