Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 59 43
Rank change year-on-year -4 -16 +29
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.74% 2.33% 4.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 5.37% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 36
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -23.81%
10th Percentile £37,450 £32,500 £34,375
90th Percentile £73,750 £45,000 £45,000
Merseyside median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% -23.81%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 250 335 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 36.82% 43.39% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 200 255 223
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £48,750
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -5.00%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Liverpool

WCF
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for WCF in Liverpool

WCF
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for WCF.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analysis

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) CRM Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (20.00%) Universal Windows Platform
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCAD
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Xamarin