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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 15 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 14.08% 6.52% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 10.71% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% -16.66%
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
55 28 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 77.46% 60.87% 55.08%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 64
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Wigan

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 17 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) 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 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (31.25%) SOAP
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) TDD
7 5 (31.25%) Streaming Music
7 5 (31.25%) Silverlight
7 5 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (31.25%) HTML5
7 5 (31.25%) Node.js
7 5 (31.25%) Ninject
7 5 (31.25%) REST
7 5 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
7 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 3 (18.75%) ColdFusion
9 3 (18.75%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
9 3 (18.75%) WPF

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) 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%) Ninject
5 5 (31.25%) REST
5 5 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (31.25%) SOAP
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) Silverlight
6 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
6 3 (18.75%) WPF
6 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) WinForms
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (6.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Streaming Music
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) MVVM
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago