The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.81% 0.82% 8.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.02% 1.48% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 16
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
133 135 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 46.67% 55.56% 58.85%
Number of salaries quoted 110 128 98
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Staffordshire

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
5 6 (37.50%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) VB
5 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) VB6
7 4 (25.00%) WPF
7 4 (25.00%) SOA
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) Silverlight
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) Retail
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) TDD
9 2 (12.50%) OOP
9 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (12.50%) LINQ

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) OLTP
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) C# Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
4 4 (25.00%) WPF
5 3 (18.75%) Silverlight
6 2 (12.50%) LINQ
6 2 (12.50%) WF
6 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) Classic ASP
6 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (6.25%) CSS
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) VB
3 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) VB6
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
Stoke on Trent
Greywood Associates Limited
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