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

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Cheshire > Warrington
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 18 26
Rank change year-on-year -28 +8  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.62% 14.40% 9.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.61% 33.64% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 47
Warrington median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
10th Percentile £35,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £49,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 111 107 174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 28.68% 42.80% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 631 730 925
Warrington median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £48,750 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Warrington

WCF
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for WCF in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Warrington region with a requirement for WCF.

1 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 32 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 32 (88.89%) MVC
4 30 (83.33%) TDD
5 29 (80.56%) OO
6 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (77.78%) Git (software)
6 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (69.44%) BDD
8 25 (69.44%) NoSQL
8 25 (69.44%) Node.js
8 25 (69.44%) Web Application Development
8 25 (69.44%) RESTful
8 25 (69.44%) Ruby
8 25 (69.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 6 (16.67%) CSS
10 6 (16.67%) SOAP
10 6 (16.67%) Web Services
10 6 (16.67%) HTML
10 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 6 (16.67%) jQuery
10 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (16.67%) REST
11 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (13.89%) React

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 5 (13.89%) CMS
1 5 (13.89%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (13.89%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.78%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 25 (69.44%) NoSQL
2 25 (69.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (13.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (69.44%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning Developer
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 25 (69.44%) Node.js
5 25 (69.44%) RESTful
6 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 6 (16.67%) CSS
7 6 (16.67%) HTML
7 6 (16.67%) jQuery
7 6 (16.67%) REST
7 6 (16.67%) SOAP
7 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (16.67%) Web Services
8 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (13.89%) React
9 3 (8.33%) WinForms
9 3 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) MVC
2 30 (83.33%) TDD
3 29 (80.56%) OO
4 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (69.44%) BDD
5 25 (69.44%) Web Application Development
6 4 (11.11%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) Business Development
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) DevOps
7 3 (8.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 3 (8.33%) Kanban
7 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning
7 3 (8.33%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) SOLID
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.78%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (69.44%) Ruby
3 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Sitecore
2 3 (8.33%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago