The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 28 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.85% 5.45% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.05% 7.86% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 1
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
147 140 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 56.98% 69.31% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 94 139 90
Average salary £34,000 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.42% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Manchester

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 24 April 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Stockport

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (87.50%) .NET
3 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
4 18 (56.25%) OO
5 16 (50.00%) OOD
6 15 (46.88%) HTML
7 14 (43.75%) LINQ
8 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (40.63%) Windows
8 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
8 13 (40.63%) CSS
8 13 (40.63%) Web Services
8 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (37.50%) SQL
9 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
10 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (28.13%) Moq
10 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
10 9 (28.13%) Degree
10 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
10 9 (28.13%) Physics
10 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
10 9 (28.13%) NUnit
10 9 (28.13%) VB.NET
10 9 (28.13%) ADO.NET
11 8 (25.00%) SLA
11 8 (25.00%) Statistics
11 8 (25.00%) Web Development
12 7 (21.88%) MVC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Moq
1 9 (28.13%) NUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 20 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 18 (56.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (43.75%) Software Developer
5 10 (31.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (28.13%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
7 4 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
7 4 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Software Development Team Leader
8 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (9.38%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.25%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) HTML
3 14 (43.75%) LINQ
4 13 (40.63%) CSS
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
5 12 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 9 (28.13%) ADO.NET
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
8 6 (18.75%) jQuery
9 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (15.63%) WinForms
10 4 (12.50%) WPF
10 4 (12.50%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 4 (12.50%) Ninject
11 3 (9.38%) XML
12 2 (6.25%) XSLT
13 1 (3.13%) HTML5
13 1 (3.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Mathematics
1 9 (28.13%) Physics
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.00%) Statistics
3 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) OO
2 16 (50.00%) OOD
3 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Web Development
5 7 (21.88%) MVC
6 4 (12.50%) Web Design
6 4 (12.50%) TDD
6 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) SOA
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) MVVM
8 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) VB.NET
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Symantec
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Stockport, Cheshire
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