The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.02% 3.52% 1.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 8.05% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 5
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
171 87 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 57.19% 43.72% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 159 82 87
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

WCF
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

WCF Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

WCF
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for WCF.

1 44 (100.00%) C#
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (81.82%) SQL
3 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 27 (61.36%) .NET Framework
4 27 (61.36%) Entity Framework
5 24 (54.55%) Windows
6 23 (52.27%) MVC
7 22 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 21 (47.73%) HTML
9 20 (45.45%) XML
10 19 (43.18%) ADO.NET
10 19 (43.18%) WinForms
10 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
11 18 (40.91%) T-SQL
12 17 (38.64%) OOP
12 17 (38.64%) SOA
12 17 (38.64%) Migration
13 16 (36.36%) NUnit
13 16 (36.36%) XSD
13 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
13 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (36.36%) HTML5
14 15 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (34.09%) Ajax
14 15 (34.09%) LINQ
14 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
15 14 (31.82%) ReSharper

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) SQL CLR
3 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) NUnit
1 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 15 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (31.82%) ReSharper
4 13 (29.55%) NSubstitute
5 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.09%) Selenium
6 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.55%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.27%) Moq
7 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (88.64%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) .NET Developer
3 21 (47.73%) Software Developer
4 13 (29.55%) C# Developer
5 12 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (22.73%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Software Tester
8 3 (6.82%) Tester
9 2 (4.55%) Angular Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Automation Tester
9 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Automation Tester
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Tester
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.55%) WinForms Developer
10 1 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.27%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 27 (61.36%) .NET Framework
3 27 (61.36%) Entity Framework
4 21 (47.73%) HTML
5 20 (45.45%) XML
6 19 (43.18%) ADO.NET
6 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (43.18%) WinForms
7 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 16 (36.36%) HTML5
7 16 (36.36%) XSD
8 15 (34.09%) Ajax
8 15 (34.09%) LINQ
9 14 (31.82%) REST
10 13 (29.55%) jQuery
10 13 (29.55%) Ninject
10 13 (29.55%) Web Services
11 10 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (20.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Inversion of Control
1 13 (29.55%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.09%) iPad
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) MVC
2 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) Migration
3 17 (38.64%) OOP
3 17 (38.64%) SOA
4 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
5 14 (31.82%) OOD
6 13 (29.55%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (18.18%) Coaching
7 8 (18.18%) Data Management
8 6 (13.64%) Web Development
9 5 (11.36%) OO
10 3 (6.82%) Project Management
10 3 (6.82%) Software Testing
10 3 (6.82%) TDD
10 3 (6.82%) Test Planning
11 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.55%) CRM
11 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (81.82%) SQL
3 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 18 (40.91%) T-SQL
4 13 (29.55%) XAML
5 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) DevExpress
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
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