The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Cheshire / Runcorn
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 5 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 2.70% 33.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 64.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £26,250 -
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 Runcorn with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Runcorn
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15 14 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 40.54% 51.85% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 8
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% +3.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Runcorn 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 Runcorn

WCF
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for WCF in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 30 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 Runcorn region with a requirement for WCF.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 3 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (60.00%) Moq
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Streaming Music
2 3 (60.00%) NUnit
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (40.00%) RFID
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (40.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Moq
1 3 (60.00%) NUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Streaming Music
2 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Device Driver Development
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago