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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 28 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.72% 6.09% 14.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.38% 19.86% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 56
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
146 141 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 39.78% 30.65% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 134 104 185
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 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 61 (93.85%) C#
2 59 (90.77%) .NET
3 52 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (80.00%) TDD
4 49 (75.38%) MVC
4 49 (75.38%) ASP.NET
4 49 (75.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 48 (73.85%) Dependency Injection
5 48 (73.85%) Inversion of Control
5 48 (73.85%) MSTest
5 48 (73.85%) Rhino Mocks
5 48 (73.85%) Moq
5 48 (73.85%) Castle Windsor
5 48 (73.85%) Ninject
5 48 (73.85%) Spring.NET
5 48 (73.85%) Web Application Development
5 48 (73.85%) Unity DI Container
5 48 (73.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 48 (73.85%) Scrum
5 48 (73.85%) NUnit
5 48 (73.85%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (73.85%) Kanban
6 37 (56.92%) SQL Server
7 28 (43.08%) WPF
8 27 (41.54%) WinForms
9 25 (38.46%) MVVM
10 22 (33.85%) VB.NET
11 21 (32.31%) VB
11 21 (32.31%) Windows
11 21 (32.31%) Internet

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 6 (9.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (56.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (73.85%) Moq
1 48 (73.85%) MSTest
1 48 (73.85%) NUnit
1 48 (73.85%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Law
2 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (80.00%) Developer
2 49 (75.38%) .NET Developer
3 27 (41.54%) .NET Software Developer
4 21 (32.31%) Graduate
4 21 (32.31%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 21 (32.31%) Graduate Developer
4 21 (32.31%) Junior
4 21 (32.31%) Junior .NET Developer
4 21 (32.31%) Junior Developer
5 20 (30.77%) Internet Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Development Manager
7 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (6.15%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Software Development Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Software Manager
10 1 (1.54%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (90.77%) .NET
2 49 (75.38%) ASP.NET
2 49 (75.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 48 (73.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 48 (73.85%) Castle Windsor
3 48 (73.85%) Ninject
3 48 (73.85%) Spring.NET
3 48 (73.85%) Unity DI Container
4 28 (43.08%) WPF
5 27 (41.54%) WinForms
6 21 (32.31%) .NET Framework
7 7 (10.77%) Web Services
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 3 (4.62%) XML
10 2 (3.08%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (73.85%) Inversion of Control
2 21 (32.31%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) NHS
3 4 (6.15%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.08%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (80.00%) TDD
2 49 (75.38%) MVC
3 48 (73.85%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (73.85%) Dependency Injection
3 48 (73.85%) Kanban
3 48 (73.85%) Scrum
3 48 (73.85%) Web Application Development
4 25 (38.46%) MVVM
5 9 (13.85%) SOA
6 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.69%) Data Transformation
8 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.15%) OO
8 4 (6.15%) Resource Management
8 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.54%) Content Management
9 1 (1.54%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (1.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (93.85%) C#
2 22 (33.85%) VB.NET
3 21 (32.31%) VB
4 12 (18.46%) SQL
5 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year
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