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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 15 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 8.22% 11.11% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.69% 18.18% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
29 44 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 39.73% 61.11% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 31
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (63.64%) Web Application Development
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
6 5 (45.45%) NHibernate
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) MonoRail
7 4 (36.36%) Scrum
7 4 (36.36%) NUnit
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 4 (36.36%) HTML
7 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 4 (36.36%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (36.36%) Tandem
8 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
8 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle
8 3 (27.27%) SharePoint

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) NUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) NHibernate
5 4 (36.36%) MonoRail
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
7 1 (9.09%) Spring
7 1 (9.09%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Tandem
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Web Application Development
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago