The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 12 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 27.27% - 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.71% - 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 4
Median salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
31 16 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 70.45% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 30
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

The demand trend of job ads across the Wigan region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Wigan

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for WCF.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (87.50%) KnockoutJS
2 14 (87.50%) AngularJS
3 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) TDD
4 9 (56.25%) Ruby
4 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 9 (56.25%) Games
4 9 (56.25%) Internet
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) RESTful
4 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
4 9 (56.25%) BDD
4 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
4 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
4 9 (56.25%) Node.js
4 9 (56.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (56.25%) Code First Entity Framework
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
6 5 (31.25%) HTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (31.25%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (56.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Internet Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (87.50%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (56.25%) Code First Entity Framework
3 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
3 9 (56.25%) Node.js
3 9 (56.25%) RESTful
3 9 (56.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) WinForms
5 2 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) BDD
3 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Business Development
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Google
1 2 (12.50%) IBM