The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 13 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 11.11% 4.08% 3.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 6.45% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 31 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 61.11% 63.27% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 76
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Manchester

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 30 July 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) TDD
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (57.14%) Ninject
4 8 (57.14%) Web Application Development
4 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (35.71%) Node.js
5 5 (35.71%) WinForms
5 5 (35.71%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (35.71%) Streaming Music
5 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) MCP
7 3 (21.43%) MCAD
7 3 (21.43%) MCSD
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (21.43%) WPF
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) NUnit

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (35.71%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) NUnit
1 3 (21.43%) MSTest
1 3 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (21.43%) Moq
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (57.14%) Ninject
3 5 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (35.71%) WinForms
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) WPF
5 3 (21.43%) Spring.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
5 3 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) Silverlight
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (35.71%) Streaming Music
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 5 (35.71%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Kanban
4 3 (21.43%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCP
1 3 (21.43%) MCAD
1 3 (21.43%) MCSD
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCTS
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
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