The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for WF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WF over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
North West / Manchester
Rank 183 162 171
Rank change year-on-year -21 +9  
Permanent jobs citing WF 16 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.41% 0.59% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 1.51% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 12
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.65%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1802 1321 1607
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.38% 39.16% 43.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1518 1141 1407
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WF
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for WF in Manchester

WF
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for WF in Manchester

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing WF 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WF.

1 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
1 40 (100.00%) LINQ
2 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (92.50%) WCF
4 36 (90.00%) MSTest
5 35 (87.50%) NUnit
5 35 (87.50%) SQL
5 35 (87.50%) OO
6 33 (82.50%) CSS
6 33 (82.50%) HTML
7 32 (80.00%) Java
7 32 (80.00%) C++
7 32 (80.00%) ASP.NET
7 32 (80.00%) XML
7 32 (80.00%) WPF
7 32 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (77.50%) PL/SQL
8 31 (77.50%) T-SQL
9 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
9 29 (72.50%) Scrum
9 29 (72.50%) jQuery
10 25 (62.50%) Silverlight
10 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
10 25 (62.50%) Finance
10 25 (62.50%) Service Delivery
10 25 (62.50%) XSLT
10 25 (62.50%) UML
10 25 (62.50%) SOAP
10 25 (62.50%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (17.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (90.00%) MSTest
2 35 (87.50%) NUnit
3 4 (10.00%) Selenium
3 4 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (62.50%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (22.50%) .NET Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Developer
5 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Designer
7 4 (10.00%) Principal Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Principal Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
1 40 (100.00%) LINQ
2 37 (92.50%) WCF
3 33 (82.50%) CSS
3 33 (82.50%) HTML
4 32 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 32 (80.00%) WPF
4 32 (80.00%) XML
5 29 (72.50%) jQuery
6 25 (62.50%) RESTful
6 25 (62.50%) Silverlight
6 25 (62.50%) SOAP
6 25 (62.50%) Web Services
6 25 (62.50%) XSLT
7 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
11 3 (7.50%) LINQ to SQL
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (87.50%) OO
3 32 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (72.50%) Scrum
5 25 (62.50%) DSDM
5 25 (62.50%) MVVM
5 25 (62.50%) RUP
5 25 (62.50%) Service Delivery
5 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 25 (62.50%) UML
5 25 (62.50%) Use Case
6 14 (35.00%) TDD
7 8 (20.00%) MVC
7 8 (20.00%) Workflow
8 7 (17.50%) ETL
9 5 (12.50%) BDD
10 4 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (10.00%) DevOps
10 4 (10.00%) Kanban
10 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (87.50%) SQL
3 32 (80.00%) C++
3 32 (80.00%) Java
4 31 (77.50%) PL/SQL
4 31 (77.50%) T-SQL
5 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
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