Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 28 15
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 12.50% 9.35% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.83% 13.83% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 1
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £55,500 £33,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -7.51% +1.76%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72 94 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 60.00% 67.63% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 54 93 21
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,350 £26,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £54,250 £37,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +10.67%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Wigan

WCF
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for WCF in Wigan

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for WCF.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Ruby
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 15 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (100.00%) RESTful
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (100.00%) BDD
1 15 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 15 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 15 (100.00%) Node.js
1 15 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 15 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 15 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 15 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework
1 15 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 15 (100.00%) Node.js
1 15 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) BDD
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) Ruby