Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 33 22
Rank change year-on-year -16 -11 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 3.93% 6.60% 12.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.59% 14.05% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 52
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £30,250 £32,250 £33,075
90th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £46,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 258 185 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 59.58% 46.95% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 229 174 184
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £28,600 £27,650 £29,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,600 £48,225
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.51%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Stockport region with a requirement for WCF.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) BDD
4 9 (52.94%) WF
4 9 (52.94%) Data Protection
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
5 8 (47.06%) OO
6 7 (41.18%) MVC
6 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
7 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
7 5 (29.41%) WPF
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 2 (11.76%) Apple
8 2 (11.76%) BBC
8 2 (11.76%) Ruby
8 2 (11.76%) Yahoo!
8 2 (11.76%) Google
8 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
8 2 (11.76%) Sony
8 2 (11.76%) Node.js
8 2 (11.76%) Facebook
8 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) C# Developer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Social Media Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) WF
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 5 (29.41%) WPF
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.76%) Node.js
6 2 (11.76%) RESTful
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) WSDL
7 1 (5.88%) WSE
7 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) BBC
1 2 (11.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) BDD
1 11 (64.71%) TDD
2 9 (52.94%) Data Protection
3 8 (47.06%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Apple
1 2 (11.76%) Facebook
1 2 (11.76%) Google
1 2 (11.76%) Sony
1 2 (11.76%) Yahoo!
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft