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

Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 162 172
Rank change year-on-year -28 +10  
Permanent jobs citing WF 25 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.59% 0.54% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 1.31% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 12
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

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 1900 1447 1439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 45.12% 41.30% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1254 1246
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WF in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WF in Manchester

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Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 5 £42,500 - 1
Rochdale -4 3 £50,000 - 1
WF
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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%) WCF
2 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (80.00%) jQuery
3 32 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (80.00%) CSS
3 32 (80.00%) HTML
3 32 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 32 (80.00%) SQL
4 31 (77.50%) LINQ
4 31 (77.50%) MSTest
5 29 (72.50%) Web Services
6 28 (70.00%) XML
6 28 (70.00%) Java
6 28 (70.00%) C++
6 28 (70.00%) OO
6 28 (70.00%) Scrum
6 28 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (70.00%) WPF
6 28 (70.00%) NUnit
7 27 (67.50%) T-SQL
7 27 (67.50%) PL/SQL
8 25 (62.50%) XSLT
8 25 (62.50%) SOAP
8 25 (62.50%) Finance
8 25 (62.50%) Service Delivery
8 25 (62.50%) RUP
8 25 (62.50%) DSDM
8 25 (62.50%) Silverlight

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Co-occurring 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 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Broadband
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (77.50%) MSTest
2 28 (70.00%) NUnit
3 3 (7.50%) Selenium
3 3 (7.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Games
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 14 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (5.00%) C# Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Principal Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
1 40 (100.00%) WCF
2 32 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 32 (80.00%) CSS
2 32 (80.00%) HTML
2 32 (80.00%) jQuery
3 31 (77.50%) LINQ
4 29 (72.50%) Web Services
5 28 (70.00%) WPF
5 28 (70.00%) XML
6 25 (62.50%) RESTful
6 25 (62.50%) Silverlight
6 25 (62.50%) SOAP
6 25 (62.50%) XSLT
7 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
8 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (17.50%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (70.00%) OO
2 28 (70.00%) Scrum
3 25 (62.50%) DSDM
3 25 (62.50%) MVVM
3 25 (62.50%) RUP
3 25 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 25 (62.50%) UML
3 25 (62.50%) Use Case
4 11 (27.50%) TDD
5 7 (17.50%) BDD
5 7 (17.50%) MVC
5 7 (17.50%) Workflow
6 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 3 (7.50%) DevOps
8 3 (7.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (80.00%) SQL
3 28 (70.00%) C++
3 28 (70.00%) Java
4 27 (67.50%) PL/SQL
4 27 (67.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35500 - £40000 per annum
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Posted: 26 days ago