The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birkenhead with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Merseyside / Birkenhead
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birkenhead 26.67% 7.69% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.67% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birkenhead with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birkenhead
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15 8 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birkenhead 100.00% 61.54% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Birkenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birkenhead citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Birkenhead

WCF
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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

Salary trend for WCF in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Birkenhead region with a requirement for WCF.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birkenhead 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate C# Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior C# Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
1 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago