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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 44 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.34% 3.83% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% 10.26% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 6
Median salary £35,000 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £40,000
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
179 78 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 54.41% 37.32% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 170 71 107
Median salary £38,250 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 42 (100.00%) C#
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (85.71%) SQL
3 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 27 (64.29%) Windows
4 27 (64.29%) .NET Framework
4 27 (64.29%) Entity Framework
5 23 (54.76%) HTML
6 21 (50.00%) SOA
6 21 (50.00%) NUnit
6 21 (50.00%) MVC
7 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (47.62%) T-SQL
7 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
7 20 (47.62%) Visual Studio
7 20 (47.62%) HTML5
7 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (45.24%) REST
8 19 (45.24%) XML
8 19 (45.24%) WinForms
8 19 (45.24%) ReSharper
9 18 (42.86%) Migration
9 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 18 (42.86%) LINQ
9 18 (42.86%) Unit Testing
10 17 (40.48%) jQuery
10 17 (40.48%) ADO.NET
10 17 (40.48%) XSD
11 16 (38.10%) N-Tier
11 16 (38.10%) OOP

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 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL CLR
3 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (50.00%) NUnit
2 20 (47.62%) Visual Studio
3 19 (45.24%) ReSharper
4 16 (38.10%) NSubstitute
4 16 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (16.67%) Selenium
6 3 (7.14%) Moq
7 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.76%) Subversion
7 2 (4.76%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 27 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 20 (47.62%) Software Developer
4 13 (30.95%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (28.57%) C# Developer
6 11 (26.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (26.19%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (2.38%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 27 (64.29%) .NET Framework
3 27 (64.29%) Entity Framework
4 23 (54.76%) HTML
5 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (47.62%) HTML5
6 19 (45.24%) REST
6 19 (45.24%) WinForms
6 19 (45.24%) XML
7 18 (42.86%) LINQ
8 17 (40.48%) ADO.NET
8 17 (40.48%) jQuery
8 17 (40.48%) XSD
9 16 (38.10%) Ajax
9 16 (38.10%) Ninject
10 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (23.81%) Web Services
12 9 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Inversion of Control
1 16 (38.10%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) MVC
1 21 (50.00%) SOA
2 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Migration
3 18 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 16 (38.10%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (38.10%) OOP
5 15 (35.71%) OOD
6 8 (19.05%) Coaching
6 8 (19.05%) Data Management
7 4 (9.52%) OO
8 3 (7.14%) Scrum
8 3 (7.14%) Test Planning
8 3 (7.14%) Web Development
9 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.76%) SDLC
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (85.71%) SQL
3 20 (47.62%) T-SQL
4 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 16 (38.10%) XAML
6 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.14%) VB
8 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) DevExpress
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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