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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 27 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.64% 7.98% 8.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 25.33% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 36
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
132 150 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 42.04% 31.51% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 115 123 239
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 2016, 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 48 (97.96%) C#
2 45 (91.84%) .NET
3 44 (89.80%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (85.71%) MVC
4 42 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 42 (85.71%) TDD
4 42 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (83.67%) Dependency Injection
5 41 (83.67%) Inversion of Control
5 41 (83.67%) MSTest
5 41 (83.67%) Spring.NET
5 41 (83.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 41 (83.67%) Moq
5 41 (83.67%) Castle Windsor
5 41 (83.67%) Ninject
5 41 (83.67%) Web Application Development
5 41 (83.67%) Unity DI Container
5 41 (83.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 41 (83.67%) Scrum
5 41 (83.67%) NUnit
5 41 (83.67%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (83.67%) Kanban
6 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
7 21 (42.86%) WPF
8 20 (40.82%) WinForms
9 18 (36.73%) VB.NET
9 18 (36.73%) MVVM
10 17 (34.69%) .NET Framework
10 17 (34.69%) Computer Science
10 17 (34.69%) VB

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 41 (83.67%) Moq
1 41 (83.67%) MSTest
1 41 (83.67%) NUnit
1 41 (83.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Law
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (87.76%) Developer
2 42 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 24 (48.98%) .NET Software Developer
4 17 (34.69%) Graduate
4 17 (34.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 17 (34.69%) Graduate Developer
4 17 (34.69%) Internet Developer
4 17 (34.69%) Junior
4 17 (34.69%) Junior .NET Developer
4 17 (34.69%) Junior Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (2.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.04%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.04%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (91.84%) .NET
2 42 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 42 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 41 (83.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 41 (83.67%) Castle Windsor
3 41 (83.67%) Ninject
3 41 (83.67%) Spring.NET
3 41 (83.67%) Unity DI Container
4 21 (42.86%) WPF
5 20 (40.82%) WinForms
6 17 (34.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.12%) Web Services
8 1 (2.04%) Ajax
8 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.04%) CSS
8 1 (2.04%) CSS3
8 1 (2.04%) HTML
8 1 (2.04%) jQuery
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (83.67%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (34.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (85.71%) MVC
2 42 (85.71%) TDD
3 41 (83.67%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (83.67%) Dependency Injection
3 41 (83.67%) Kanban
3 41 (83.67%) Scrum
3 41 (83.67%) Web Application Development
4 18 (36.73%) MVVM
5 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.08%) Data Transformation
6 2 (4.08%) SOA
7 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.04%) OO
7 1 (2.04%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.04%) Procedural Programming
7 1 (2.04%) Project Management
7 1 (2.04%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (97.96%) C#
2 18 (36.73%) VB.NET
3 17 (34.69%) VB
4 4 (8.16%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago