Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 36 12
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 9 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 8.61% 4.15% 19.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 8.33% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 45
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £47,500 £56,250
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%

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 Bolton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 81 108 145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 38.76% 49.77% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 73 83 134
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,000 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £47,500 £51,600
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Bolton

WCF
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for WCF in Bolton

WCF
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Bolton over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bolton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
5 10 (55.56%) Entity Framework
5 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (44.44%) SOLID
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
8 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 6 (33.33%) RESTful
9 5 (27.78%) BDD
9 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
9 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
9 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (27.78%) TDD
10 4 (22.22%) Case Management
10 4 (22.22%) Code First Entity Framework
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (22.22%) Ruby
10 4 (22.22%) Law
10 4 (22.22%) Legal
10 4 (22.22%) Internet
10 4 (22.22%) Web Services
10 4 (22.22%) Windows
10 4 (22.22%) Coaching

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Moq
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (22.22%) Law
1 4 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Development Manager
3 6 (33.33%) .NET Development Manager
4 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (55.56%) Entity Framework
5 6 (33.33%) RESTful
6 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (22.22%) Code First Entity Framework
7 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (22.22%) Node.js
7 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
9 2 (11.11%) Sass
9 2 (11.11%) Serverless Framework
9 2 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) SOLID
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) BDD
3 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Case Management
4 4 (22.22%) Coaching
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (11.11%) API Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Content Management
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago