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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 27 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 7.11% 6.86% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.46% 12.63% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 4
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £37,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £36,750
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
157 95 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 62.06% 54.29% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 143 89 80
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 £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 September 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (76.32%) SQL
3 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET
4 23 (60.53%) MVC
4 23 (60.53%) .NET Framework
5 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
6 20 (52.63%) JavaScript
6 20 (52.63%) Entity Framework
7 18 (47.37%) HTML
8 17 (44.74%) Windows
9 16 (42.11%) Web Services
9 16 (42.11%) XML
10 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (34.21%) jQuery
11 13 (34.21%) ADO.NET
11 13 (34.21%) SOA
11 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
12 12 (31.58%) CSS
12 12 (31.58%) WinForms
12 12 (31.58%) HTML5
12 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (28.95%) Migration
13 11 (28.95%) OOP
14 10 (26.32%) XSD
14 10 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (26.32%) WPF
15 9 (23.68%) SQL CLR
15 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio

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 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) SQL CLR
3 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) MySQL
5 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) NUnit
1 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (18.42%) ReSharper
4 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 6 (15.79%) NSubstitute
5 5 (13.16%) Selenium
6 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.26%) Subversion
7 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.26%) TestComplete
8 1 (2.63%) Moq
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) Software Developer
3 15 (39.47%) .NET Developer
4 12 (31.58%) C# Developer
4 12 (31.58%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (21.05%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
9 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Automation Tester
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Tester
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Tester
9 2 (5.26%) Software Tester
9 2 (5.26%) Tester
9 2 (5.26%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 23 (60.53%) .NET Framework
4 20 (52.63%) Entity Framework
5 18 (47.37%) HTML
6 16 (42.11%) Web Services
6 16 (42.11%) XML
7 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (34.21%) ADO.NET
8 13 (34.21%) jQuery
9 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (31.58%) CSS
9 12 (31.58%) HTML5
9 12 (31.58%) WinForms
10 10 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (26.32%) WPF
10 10 (26.32%) XSD
11 8 (21.05%) Ajax
11 8 (21.05%) LINQ
12 7 (18.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (15.79%) N-Tier
2 4 (10.53%) iPad
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) MVC
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) SOA
4 11 (28.95%) Migration
4 11 (28.95%) OOP
5 8 (21.05%) Coaching
5 8 (21.05%) Data Management
5 8 (21.05%) OOD
5 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Web Development
7 6 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (15.79%) OO
8 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) TDD
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Project Management
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (76.32%) SQL
3 20 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
5 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
6 6 (15.79%) XAML
7 3 (7.89%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby
9 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) DevExpress
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
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