The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 30 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 28 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.57% 4.01% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.58% 21.43% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 11
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
143 70 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 33.57% 18.72% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 119 47 158
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

WCF
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

WCF Salary Trend in Bradford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bradford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (97.22%) C#
3 32 (88.89%) ASP.NET
4 31 (86.11%) MVC
5 27 (75.00%) SQL Server
6 26 (72.22%) HTML
7 22 (61.11%) CSS
8 20 (55.56%) Web Services
9 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
10 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (33.33%) XML
11 12 (33.33%) CMS
12 10 (27.78%) XHTML
12 10 (27.78%) MySQL
12 10 (27.78%) VB.NET
12 10 (27.78%) jQuery
13 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
13 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
14 8 (22.22%) Finance
15 7 (19.44%) OOP
16 6 (16.67%) Intranet
16 6 (16.67%) Internet
16 6 (16.67%) SOA
17 4 (11.11%) Logistics
17 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
17 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
17 4 (11.11%) Oracle
18 3 (8.33%) SQL
18 3 (8.33%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Intranet
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) Web Developer
3 12 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 10 (27.78%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Lead Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Lead Web Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 26 (72.22%) HTML
4 22 (61.11%) CSS
5 20 (55.56%) Web Services
6 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (33.33%) XML
8 10 (27.78%) XHTML
8 10 (27.78%) jQuery
9 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (2.78%) WinForms
10 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (19.44%) OOP
5 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (11.11%) Logistics
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.78%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) VB.NET
4 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
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