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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 47 38 44
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.25% 4.85% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 13.48% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 11
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 165 141 174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 41.25% 35.97% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 129 125 140
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

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

1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (90.32%) C#
3 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (77.42%) MVC
4 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET
5 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
7 19 (61.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (54.84%) .NET Framework
9 16 (51.61%) Ruby
9 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
9 16 (51.61%) RESTful
9 16 (51.61%) BDD
9 16 (51.61%) NoSQL
9 16 (51.61%) Entity Framework
9 16 (51.61%) Node.js
9 16 (51.61%) TDD
9 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 16 (51.61%) Code First Entity Framework
9 16 (51.61%) Web Application Development
9 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (45.16%) CSS
11 11 (35.48%) HTML
11 11 (35.48%) jQuery
11 11 (35.48%) Web Development
11 11 (35.48%) HTML5
12 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
12 8 (25.81%) WinForms
12 8 (25.81%) Ajax
12 8 (25.81%) JavaScript

WCF
Top Related 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 7 (22.58%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (61.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (51.61%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
2 7 (22.58%) JIRA
2 7 (22.58%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (90.32%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Lead Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET
3 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (54.84%) .NET Framework
5 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 16 (51.61%) Code First Entity Framework
5 16 (51.61%) Entity Framework
5 16 (51.61%) Node.js
5 16 (51.61%) RESTful
6 14 (45.16%) CSS
7 11 (35.48%) HTML
7 11 (35.48%) HTML5
7 11 (35.48%) jQuery
8 8 (25.81%) Ajax
8 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
8 8 (25.81%) WinForms
9 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (22.58%) Sass
10 4 (12.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
1 7 (22.58%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (77.42%) MVC
3 16 (51.61%) BDD
3 16 (51.61%) TDD
3 16 (51.61%) Web Application Development
4 11 (35.48%) Web Development
5 7 (22.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Web Design
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) Kanban
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) Android Development
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.23%) OO
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) Ruby
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Atlassian
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
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