Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 30 37
Rank change year-on-year -18 +7 +19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 48 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 0.76% 8.92% 5.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.76% 13.95% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 47 23
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £21,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.25% +3.90% +18.46%
10th Percentile £19,750 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £32,650 £52,750 £52,500
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +6.67%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 170 344 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 43.04% 63.94% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 146 316 190
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £52,500
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -3.45%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

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

WCF
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 20 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for WCF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior
2 2 (66.67%) Junior .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Junior SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile First
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google