The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 13 34
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 2.80% 15.03% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 26.61% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 7
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 78 109 90
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 54.55% 56.48% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 70 100 83
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

WCF
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for WCF in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for WCF.

1 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) MVC
2 27 (96.43%) jQuery
3 25 (89.29%) SQL Server
4 22 (78.57%) HTML
5 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (75.00%) CSS
6 20 (71.43%) XML
7 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET
7 19 (67.86%) SQL
7 19 (67.86%) HTML5
8 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 18 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (64.29%) SOLID
8 18 (64.29%) T-SQL
8 18 (64.29%) OO
8 18 (64.29%) Scrum
8 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (64.29%) Software Engineering
9 17 (60.71%) SOA
9 17 (60.71%) React
9 17 (60.71%) AngularJS
10 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
10 12 (42.86%) TeamCity
10 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
10 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (42.86%) Subversion
11 11 (39.29%) PowerShell

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 25 (89.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.29%) SQL CLR
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 12 (42.86%) Subversion
1 12 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 11 (39.29%) Selenium
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) jQuery
3 22 (78.57%) HTML
4 21 (75.00%) CSS
5 20 (71.43%) XML
6 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET
6 19 (67.86%) HTML5
7 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 17 (60.71%) AngularJS
8 17 (60.71%) React
9 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (21.43%) Web Services
10 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
11 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
12 3 (10.71%) Ajax
12 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (10.71%) RESTful
12 3 (10.71%) SOAP
13 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) MVC
2 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 18 (64.29%) OO
2 18 (64.29%) Scrum
2 18 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 18 (64.29%) SOLID
3 17 (60.71%) SOA
4 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (25.00%) Refactoring
6 6 (21.43%) Data Management
7 4 (14.29%) Coaching
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (67.86%) SQL
4 18 (64.29%) T-SQL
5 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Rundeck
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago