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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 36 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.15% 4.77% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.49% 16.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 0
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 185 115 160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 48.56% 28.89% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 134 100 114
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Liverpool over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) MVC
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (66.67%) RESTful
5 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 12 (66.67%) BDD
5 12 (66.67%) NoSQL
5 12 (66.67%) Node.js
5 12 (66.67%) Ruby
5 12 (66.67%) TDD
5 12 (66.67%) Web Application Development
5 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 8 (44.44%) Internet
6 8 (44.44%) Blog
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (44.44%) Digital Media
7 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
9 4 (22.22%) HTML5
9 4 (22.22%) Code First Entity Framework
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) HTML

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 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) .NET Developer
3 10 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 12 (66.67%) Node.js
5 12 (66.67%) RESTful
6 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
8 4 (22.22%) Code First Entity Framework
8 4 (22.22%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 4 (22.22%) jQuery
9 3 (16.67%) Ajax
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (11.11%) LINQ
10 2 (11.11%) REST
10 2 (11.11%) WinForms
10 2 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Blog
1 8 (44.44%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) MVC
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) BDD
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 12 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (11.11%) MVVM
5 2 (11.11%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.56%) Android Development
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) Ruby
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
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