The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 12 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 15.28% 2.17% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.57% 3.57% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Manchester

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 Wigan region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 28 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 70.83% 60.87% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 66
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

WCF
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Wigan region.

WCF Salary Trend in Wigan

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (81.25%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) MVC
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
5 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) CSS
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (31.25%) HTML5
8 5 (31.25%) Node.js
8 5 (31.25%) Ninject
8 5 (31.25%) REST
8 5 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
8 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (31.25%) SOAP
8 5 (31.25%) Web Services
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 5 (31.25%) Silverlight
8 5 (31.25%) Streaming Music
8 5 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
9 3 (18.75%) jQuery
9 3 (18.75%) WinForms
9 3 (18.75%) ColdFusion
9 3 (18.75%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (18.75%) JavaScript

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 5 (31.25%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) ColdFusion
3 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (12.50%) NUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) Silverlight
5 5 (31.25%) Ninject
5 5 (31.25%) REST
5 5 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (31.25%) SOAP
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) WinForms
6 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (12.50%) WPF
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Streaming Music
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago