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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 33 37
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 22 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 8.03% 5.90% 5.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 14.93% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 28
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 99 134 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 36.13% 39.53% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 96 114 106
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 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

WCF
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Warrington over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Warrington

WCF
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 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 Warrington region with a requirement for WCF.

1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (98.11%) .NET
3 48 (90.57%) MVC
4 45 (84.91%) TDD
4 45 (84.91%) ASP.NET
5 41 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (69.81%) SQL Server
8 33 (62.26%) Web Application Development
8 33 (62.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (39.62%) .NET Framework
11 21 (39.62%) Kanban
11 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
11 21 (39.62%) Scrum
12 19 (35.85%) OO
13 18 (33.96%) NUnit
13 18 (33.96%) Castle Windsor
13 18 (33.96%) Ninject
13 18 (33.96%) Dependency Injection
13 18 (33.96%) Inversion of Control
13 18 (33.96%) MSTest
13 18 (33.96%) Rhino Mocks
13 18 (33.96%) Moq
13 18 (33.96%) BDD
13 18 (33.96%) Spring.NET
13 18 (33.96%) Unity DI Container
14 15 (28.30%) Node.js
14 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2014

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 (9.43%) CMS
1 5 (9.43%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (9.43%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.89%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (69.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
2 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (9.43%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
2 18 (33.96%) Moq
2 18 (33.96%) MSTest
2 18 (33.96%) NUnit
2 18 (33.96%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.89%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.66%) Advertising
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (100.00%) Developer
2 49 (92.45%) .NET Developer
3 28 (52.83%) .NET Software Developer
4 11 (20.75%) C# Developer
5 10 (18.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Graduate
6 7 (13.21%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Internet Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Junior
6 7 (13.21%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Junior Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.32%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (98.11%) .NET
2 45 (84.91%) ASP.NET
3 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (62.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (39.62%) .NET Framework
7 18 (33.96%) Castle Windsor
7 18 (33.96%) Ninject
7 18 (33.96%) Spring.NET
7 18 (33.96%) Unity DI Container
8 15 (28.30%) Node.js
8 15 (28.30%) RESTful
9 12 (22.64%) WPF
10 11 (20.75%) jQuery
10 11 (20.75%) WinForms
11 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
11 9 (16.98%) CSS
11 9 (16.98%) Entity Framework
12 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (90.57%) MVC
2 45 (84.91%) TDD
3 41 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (62.26%) Web Application Development
5 22 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (39.62%) Kanban
6 21 (39.62%) Scrum
7 19 (35.85%) OO
8 18 (33.96%) BDD
8 18 (33.96%) Dependency Injection
8 18 (33.96%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (15.09%) MVVM
10 5 (9.43%) SOLID
11 4 (7.55%) OOP
11 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.66%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (5.66%) Business Development
12 3 (5.66%) DevOps
12 3 (5.66%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 3 (5.66%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (28.30%) Ruby
3 12 (22.64%) VB.NET
4 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.21%) SQL
5 7 (13.21%) VB
6 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.66%) Google
3 3 (5.66%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) RedGate
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
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