The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 33 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 34 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.26% 8.73% 6.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.28% 17.71% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 30
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,800 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Cheshire

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 Warrington region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
186 175 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 39.74% 49.30% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 183 167 199
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

WCF
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

WCF Salary Trend in Warrington

WCF
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Warrington

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 62 (100.00%) C#
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (96.77%) ASP.NET
2 60 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (93.55%) TDD
3 58 (93.55%) MVC
4 57 (91.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 56 (90.32%) Dependency Injection
5 56 (90.32%) Inversion of Control
5 56 (90.32%) MSTest
5 56 (90.32%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (90.32%) Kanban
5 56 (90.32%) NUnit
5 56 (90.32%) Scrum
5 56 (90.32%) Rhino Mocks
5 56 (90.32%) Moq
5 56 (90.32%) Spring.NET
5 56 (90.32%) Castle Windsor
5 56 (90.32%) Ninject
5 56 (90.32%) Web Application Development
5 56 (90.32%) Unity DI Container
6 44 (70.97%) Razor View Engine
7 41 (66.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
9 28 (45.16%) WinForms
9 28 (45.16%) WPF
9 28 (45.16%) MVVM
10 27 (43.55%) .NET Framework
10 27 (43.55%) VB.NET
11 26 (41.94%) VB

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (90.32%) NUnit
1 56 (90.32%) MSTest
1 56 (90.32%) Rhino Mocks
1 56 (90.32%) Moq
2 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 58 (93.55%) Developer
2 53 (85.48%) .NET Developer
3 26 (41.94%) Graduate
3 26 (41.94%) Junior Developer
3 26 (41.94%) Junior .NET Developer
3 26 (41.94%) Graduate Developer
3 26 (41.94%) Junior
3 26 (41.94%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 4 (6.45%) .NET Development Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Development Manager
4 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.23%) WPF Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (1.61%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.61%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 57 (91.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 56 (90.32%) Castle Windsor
4 56 (90.32%) Ninject
4 56 (90.32%) Spring.NET
4 56 (90.32%) Unity DI Container
5 44 (70.97%) Razor View Engine
6 41 (66.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 28 (45.16%) WinForms
7 28 (45.16%) WPF
8 27 (43.55%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.45%) XML
10 3 (4.84%) HTML
10 3 (4.84%) CSS
10 3 (4.84%) jQuery
11 2 (3.23%) JSON
11 2 (3.23%) Web Services
12 1 (1.61%) XSLT
12 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (90.32%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (41.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (93.55%) TDD
2 58 (93.55%) MVC
3 56 (90.32%) Scrum
3 56 (90.32%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (90.32%) Kanban
3 56 (90.32%) Dependency Injection
3 56 (90.32%) Web Application Development
4 28 (45.16%) MVVM
5 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.23%) OO
6 1 (1.61%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (43.55%) VB.NET
3 26 (41.94%) VB
4 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.45%) SQL
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) MCP
1 20 (32.26%) MCAD
1 20 (32.26%) MCSD
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (32.26%) MCTS
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
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