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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 28 70 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.31% 15.98% 18.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.42% 31.25% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 60 74
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
152 224 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 34.23% 51.14% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 114 192 212
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (98.31%) C#
2 58 (98.31%) ASP.NET
3 55 (93.22%) MVC
4 53 (89.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 52 (88.14%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (83.05%) TDD
7 48 (81.36%) NUnit
7 48 (81.36%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (81.36%) Kanban
7 48 (81.36%) Spring.NET
7 48 (81.36%) Scrum
7 48 (81.36%) Dependency Injection
7 48 (81.36%) Inversion of Control
7 48 (81.36%) MSTest
7 48 (81.36%) Rhino Mocks
7 48 (81.36%) Moq
7 48 (81.36%) Castle Windsor
7 48 (81.36%) Ninject
7 48 (81.36%) Web Application Development
7 48 (81.36%) Unity DI Container
8 30 (50.85%) SQL Server
8 30 (50.85%) .NET Framework
9 25 (42.37%) VB.NET
10 24 (40.68%) VB
10 24 (40.68%) WinForms
10 24 (40.68%) Windows
10 24 (40.68%) Internet
10 24 (40.68%) Computer Science
10 24 (40.68%) WPF

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (81.36%) NUnit
1 48 (81.36%) MSTest
1 48 (81.36%) Rhino Mocks
1 48 (81.36%) Moq
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.69%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (100.00%) Developer
2 55 (93.22%) .NET Developer
3 24 (40.68%) Graduate
3 24 (40.68%) Junior
3 24 (40.68%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 24 (40.68%) Junior Developer
3 24 (40.68%) Junior .NET Developer
3 24 (40.68%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (11.86%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (98.31%) ASP.NET
3 53 (89.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (81.36%) Spring.NET
4 48 (81.36%) Castle Windsor
4 48 (81.36%) Ninject
4 48 (81.36%) Unity DI Container
5 30 (50.85%) .NET Framework
6 24 (40.68%) WinForms
6 24 (40.68%) WPF
7 10 (16.95%) CSS
7 10 (16.95%) XML
8 9 (15.25%) HTML
9 8 (13.56%) Web Services
10 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (10.17%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (10.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (10.17%) jQuery
12 4 (6.78%) JSON
13 3 (5.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (81.36%) Inversion of Control
2 24 (40.68%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (93.22%) MVC
2 52 (88.14%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (83.05%) TDD
4 48 (81.36%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (81.36%) Kanban
4 48 (81.36%) Scrum
4 48 (81.36%) Dependency Injection
4 48 (81.36%) Web Application Development
5 24 (40.68%) MVVM
6 5 (8.47%) CRM
6 5 (8.47%) SOA
6 5 (8.47%) Document Management
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.08%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 25 (42.37%) VB.NET
3 24 (40.68%) VB
4 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.17%) SQL
6 4 (6.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) Degree
3 3 (5.08%) MCP
3 3 (5.08%) MCAD
3 3 (5.08%) MCSD
3 3 (5.08%) MCTS
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago