Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 19 27
Rank change year-on-year -24 +8 +16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 40 78 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 6.23% 12.54% 8.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.60% 32.50% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 39 78 87
Warrington median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%

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 Warrington with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 215 240 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 33.49% 38.59% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 202 221 352
Warrington median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £23,200
90th Percentile £68,750 £53,750 £53,675
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%

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

WCF
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Warrington over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 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 Warrington region with a requirement for WCF.

1 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
1 40 (100.00%) MVC
2 36 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 36 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 34 (85.00%) BDD
3 34 (85.00%) TDD
3 34 (85.00%) SQL Server
4 31 (77.50%) OO
4 31 (77.50%) Ruby
4 31 (77.50%) NoSQL
4 31 (77.50%) RESTful
4 31 (77.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 31 (77.50%) Git (software)
4 31 (77.50%) Node.js
4 31 (77.50%) Web Application Development
5 9 (22.50%) Entity Framework
5 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
6 7 (17.50%) SQL
6 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.00%) jQuery
8 5 (12.50%) DevExpress
8 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (10.00%) Cash Management
9 4 (10.00%) CSS

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (77.50%) NoSQL
2 31 (77.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 31 (77.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) .NET Developer
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 31 (77.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Lead .NET Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
4 2 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 36 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 36 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 31 (77.50%) Node.js
3 31 (77.50%) RESTful
4 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
4 9 (22.50%) Entity Framework
5 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (15.00%) jQuery
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (10.00%) CSS
8 3 (7.50%) Web Services
9 2 (5.00%) Express
9 2 (5.00%) JSON
9 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) MVC
2 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (85.00%) BDD
3 34 (85.00%) TDD
4 31 (77.50%) OO
4 31 (77.50%) Web Application Development
5 4 (10.00%) Cash Management
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) Kanban
7 2 (5.00%) Microservices
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (77.50%) Ruby
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) DevExpress
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft