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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.22% 6.11% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 12.50% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 5
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £32,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
114 112 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 61.29% 48.91% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 108 106 70
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 2016, 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 56 (100.00%) C#
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (83.93%) ASP.NET
3 45 (80.36%) MVC
4 37 (66.07%) WPF
5 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (60.71%) SQL Server
7 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (48.21%) Windows
9 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
9 26 (46.43%) Scrum
10 24 (42.86%) TDD
10 24 (42.86%) NUnit
11 23 (41.07%) Dependency Injection
11 23 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (41.07%) MVVM
11 23 (41.07%) Moq
11 23 (41.07%) Ninject
12 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 20 (35.71%) OO
13 20 (35.71%) Kanban
13 20 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (33.93%) Spring.NET
14 19 (33.93%) Inversion of Control
14 19 (33.93%) jQuery
14 19 (33.93%) Castle Windsor
14 19 (33.93%) Razor View Engine
14 19 (33.93%) Rhino Mocks
14 19 (33.93%) MSTest
14 19 (33.93%) Web Application Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.14%) SQLite
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (42.86%) NUnit
2 23 (41.07%) Moq
3 20 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (33.93%) MSTest
4 19 (33.93%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 4 (7.14%) FxCop
6 4 (7.14%) Gerrit
6 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 4 (7.14%) StyleCop
6 4 (7.14%) WiX
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Back Office
2 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (100.00%) Developer
2 51 (91.07%) .NET Developer
3 34 (60.71%) C# Developer
4 29 (51.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Lead Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Senior Developer
7 8 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (83.93%) ASP.NET
3 37 (66.07%) WPF
4 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (41.07%) Ninject
6 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 19 (33.93%) .NET Framework
7 19 (33.93%) Castle Windsor
7 19 (33.93%) jQuery
7 19 (33.93%) Razor View Engine
7 19 (33.93%) Spring.NET
7 19 (33.93%) Unity DI Container
7 19 (33.93%) WinForms
8 16 (28.57%) Entity Framework
8 16 (28.57%) HTML
9 14 (25.00%) CSS
10 9 (16.07%) Web Services
11 6 (10.71%) LINQ
12 4 (7.14%) Regular Expression
13 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (48.21%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (80.36%) MVC
2 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (46.43%) Scrum
4 24 (42.86%) TDD
5 23 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (41.07%) Dependency Injection
5 23 (41.07%) MVVM
6 20 (35.71%) Kanban
6 20 (35.71%) OO
7 19 (33.93%) Web Application Development
8 7 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (7.14%) Change Control
9 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.14%) SOLID
9 4 (7.14%) Test Strategy
10 2 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.57%) Web Design
10 2 (3.57%) Web Development
11 1 (1.79%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.29%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.14%) Ruby
5 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) VMware
2 4 (7.14%) Wonderware
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