Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 57 50
Rank change year-on-year +21 -7 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.33% 1.02% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 2.19% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Stockport median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,000 £37,375
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,125
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -7.51%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 136 183 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 52.71% 46.56% 49.87%
Number of salaries quoted 128 160 177
Stockport median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,000 £32,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £54,125 £60,375 £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -3.61%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stockport.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Stockport

WCF
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for WCF in Stockport

WCF
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Stockport over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for WCF in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for WCF.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) VBA
4 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
4 3 (50.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) CSS

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) IBM UrbanCode
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) CQRS
2 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM