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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 28 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 15.73% 5.38% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.73% 10.64% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 8
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
118 94 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 66.29% 50.54% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 106 85 102
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (84.78%) ASP.NET
3 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (69.57%) SQL
5 27 (58.70%) SQL Server
5 27 (58.70%) HTML
6 26 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (54.35%) T-SQL
7 25 (54.35%) MVC
8 24 (52.17%) HTML5
9 21 (45.65%) Entity Framework
9 21 (45.65%) .NET Framework
9 21 (45.65%) Windows
9 21 (45.65%) SOA
10 20 (43.48%) NUnit
11 19 (41.30%) WinForms
11 19 (41.30%) XML
11 19 (41.30%) Visual Studio
11 19 (41.30%) REST
12 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (39.13%) ReSharper
13 17 (36.96%) Migration
13 17 (36.96%) XSD
13 17 (36.96%) ADO.NET
13 17 (36.96%) LINQ
13 17 (36.96%) Unit Testing
14 16 (34.78%) jQuery
14 16 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (34.78%) DevExpress

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.52%) SQL CLR
5 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) NUnit
2 19 (41.30%) Visual Studio
3 18 (39.13%) ReSharper
4 16 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
5 15 (32.61%) NSubstitute
6 7 (15.22%) Subversion
7 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
7 5 (10.87%) Selenium
7 5 (10.87%) TeamCity
8 3 (6.52%) Moq
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (91.30%) Developer
2 34 (73.91%) .NET Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Software Developer
4 12 (26.09%) C# Developer
5 10 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (15.22%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (10.87%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Angular Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Architect
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.17%) C# Application Developer
9 1 (2.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Tester
9 1 (2.17%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (84.78%) ASP.NET
3 27 (58.70%) HTML
4 26 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (52.17%) HTML5
6 21 (45.65%) .NET Framework
6 21 (45.65%) Entity Framework
7 19 (41.30%) REST
7 19 (41.30%) WinForms
7 19 (41.30%) XML
8 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (36.96%) ADO.NET
9 17 (36.96%) LINQ
9 17 (36.96%) XSD
10 16 (34.78%) Ajax
10 16 (34.78%) jQuery
11 15 (32.61%) Ninject
12 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (21.74%) CSS
14 8 (17.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) N-Tier
2 15 (32.61%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) MVC
3 21 (45.65%) SOA
4 17 (36.96%) Migration
4 17 (36.96%) Unit Testing
5 15 (32.61%) Dependency Injection
5 15 (32.61%) OOD
5 15 (32.61%) OOP
6 9 (19.57%) TDD
7 8 (17.39%) BDD
7 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.39%) OO
7 8 (17.39%) Scrum
7 8 (17.39%) Web Application Development
8 7 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.22%) SOLID
9 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.87%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (69.57%) SQL
3 25 (54.35%) T-SQL
4 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 15 (32.61%) XAML
6 8 (17.39%) Ruby
7 3 (6.52%) VB
7 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) DevExpress
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter
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