Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 42 20
Rank change year-on-year +18 -22 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 6.56% 1.67% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 2.59% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £38,400 £42,500 £33,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -

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 48 116 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 39.34% 64.44% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 114 39
Wigan median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
10th Percentile £25,300 £26,250 £24,850
90th Percentile £47,500 £56,250 £47,300
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 19 July 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 7 (87.50%) Code First Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Node.js
2 7 (87.50%) Web Application Development
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
3 1 (12.50%) DBS Check

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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 7 (87.50%) Code First Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Node.js
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check