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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 39 24 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 32 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.31% 7.10% 5.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.35% 16.13% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 25
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £60,000 £41,000
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
223 155 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 43.98% 44.03% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 210 141 223
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
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 20 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Warrington

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 72 (98.63%) C#
2 70 (95.89%) TDD
3 61 (83.56%) .NET
4 59 (80.82%) ASP.NET
4 59 (80.82%) MVC
5 56 (76.71%) Scrum
5 56 (76.71%) NUnit
5 56 (76.71%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (76.71%) Kanban
5 56 (76.71%) Spring.NET
5 56 (76.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 56 (76.71%) Dependency Injection
5 56 (76.71%) Inversion of Control
5 56 (76.71%) MSTest
5 56 (76.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 56 (76.71%) Moq
5 56 (76.71%) Castle Windsor
5 56 (76.71%) Ninject
5 56 (76.71%) Razor View Engine
5 56 (76.71%) Web Application Development
5 56 (76.71%) Unity DI Container
6 52 (71.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 40 (54.79%) MVVM
7 40 (54.79%) WinForms
8 36 (49.32%) WPF
9 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (39.73%) SQL Server
11 26 (35.62%) MCP
11 26 (35.62%) MCAD
11 26 (35.62%) MCSD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 56 (76.71%) NUnit
1 56 (76.71%) MSTest
1 56 (76.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 56 (76.71%) Moq
Job Titles
1 65 (89.04%) Developer
2 54 (73.97%) .NET Developer
3 26 (35.62%) Junior
3 26 (35.62%) Graduate
3 26 (35.62%) Junior Developer
3 26 (35.62%) Junior .NET Developer
3 26 (35.62%) Graduate Developer
3 26 (35.62%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Development Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Software Development Team Leader
5 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.48%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (5.48%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (5.48%) .NET Development Manager
6 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.74%) WPF Developer
7 2 (2.74%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (83.56%) .NET
2 59 (80.82%) ASP.NET
3 56 (76.71%) Spring.NET
3 56 (76.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 56 (76.71%) Castle Windsor
3 56 (76.71%) Ninject
3 56 (76.71%) Razor View Engine
3 56 (76.71%) Unity DI Container
4 52 (71.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 40 (54.79%) WinForms
6 36 (49.32%) WPF
7 26 (35.62%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.74%) LINQ
8 2 (2.74%) XML
8 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.37%) HTML
9 1 (1.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (76.71%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (35.62%) Computer Science
3 14 (19.18%) N-Tier
4 12 (16.44%) NHS
4 12 (16.44%) SystemC
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Android
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (95.89%) TDD
2 59 (80.82%) MVC
3 56 (76.71%) Scrum
3 56 (76.71%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (76.71%) Kanban
3 56 (76.71%) Dependency Injection
3 56 (76.71%) Web Application Development
4 40 (54.79%) MVVM
5 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.48%) Matrix Management
8 4 (5.48%) Product Management
9 2 (2.74%) OO
10 1 (1.37%) CRM
10 1 (1.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 72 (98.63%) C#
2 26 (35.62%) VB
2 26 (35.62%) VB.NET
3 14 (19.18%) SQL
3 14 (19.18%) T-SQL
4 12 (16.44%) C
5 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) MCP
1 26 (35.62%) MCAD
1 26 (35.62%) MCSD
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 26 (35.62%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago