Period
to 19 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 22 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 3.08% 7.21% 4.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 15.69% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +23.08%
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.95% +2.50% -8.05%

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 23 51 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 35.38% 45.95% 64.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 103
Wigan median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% +28.00%
10th Percentile £21,550 £28,875 £26,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £56,250
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% -1.18%

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 June 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing

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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik