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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 47 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 9.20% 6.35% 8.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.74% 15.17% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
198 211 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 38.75% 41.87% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 181 201 153
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 September 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Warrington

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 82 (98.80%) .NET
2 75 (90.36%) C#
3 64 (77.11%) MVC
4 62 (74.70%) ASP.NET
4 62 (74.70%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (71.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 56 (67.47%) Scrum
7 54 (65.06%) SQL Server
8 53 (63.86%) TDD
8 53 (63.86%) NUnit
8 53 (63.86%) Dependency Injection
8 53 (63.86%) Inversion of Control
8 53 (63.86%) MSTest
8 53 (63.86%) Rhino Mocks
8 53 (63.86%) Moq
8 53 (63.86%) Castle Windsor
8 53 (63.86%) Ninject
8 53 (63.86%) Web Application Development
8 53 (63.86%) Unity DI Container
8 53 (63.86%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (63.86%) Kanban
8 53 (63.86%) Spring.NET
9 33 (39.76%) MVVM
9 33 (39.76%) WinForms
10 32 (38.55%) .NET Framework
10 32 (38.55%) WPF
11 28 (33.73%) Windows
11 28 (33.73%) VB.NET
12 25 (30.12%) Internet
12 25 (30.12%) VB

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (7.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (65.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 53 (63.86%) NUnit
1 53 (63.86%) MSTest
1 53 (63.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 53 (63.86%) Moq
General
1 20 (24.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 72 (86.75%) Developer
2 61 (73.49%) .NET Developer
3 25 (30.12%) Graduate
3 25 (30.12%) Junior
3 25 (30.12%) Junior Developer
3 25 (30.12%) Junior .NET Developer
3 25 (30.12%) Graduate Developer
3 25 (30.12%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 12 (14.46%) Development Manager
5 7 (8.43%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.02%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (98.80%) .NET
2 62 (74.70%) ASP.NET
3 59 (71.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (63.86%) Spring.NET
4 53 (63.86%) Castle Windsor
4 53 (63.86%) Ninject
4 53 (63.86%) Unity DI Container
5 33 (39.76%) WinForms
6 32 (38.55%) .NET Framework
6 32 (38.55%) WPF
7 20 (24.10%) Web Services
8 7 (8.43%) XML
8 7 (8.43%) CSS
8 7 (8.43%) HTML
9 6 (7.23%) Entity Framework
10 4 (4.82%) jQuery
11 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 53 (63.86%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (30.12%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (77.11%) MVC
2 62 (74.70%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (67.47%) Scrum
4 53 (63.86%) Web Application Development
4 53 (63.86%) TDD
4 53 (63.86%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (63.86%) Kanban
4 53 (63.86%) Dependency Injection
5 33 (39.76%) MVVM
6 18 (21.69%) SOA
7 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (9.64%) OO
7 8 (9.64%) Resource Management
8 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.23%) CRM
8 6 (7.23%) Data Transformation
9 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.82%) Document Management
11 2 (2.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 75 (90.36%) C#
2 28 (33.73%) VB.NET
3 25 (30.12%) VB
4 12 (14.46%) SQL
5 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
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