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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 27 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 25 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.93% 2.37% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.17% 6.61% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 4
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,500 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
92 121 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 25.48% 35.80% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71 91 105
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bradford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 75 (100.00%) C#
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (93.33%) ASP.NET
3 66 (88.00%) MVC
4 56 (74.67%) SQL Server
5 54 (72.00%) HTML
6 48 (64.00%) Web Services
7 46 (61.33%) JavaScript
8 37 (49.33%) CSS
9 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (41.33%) Finance
11 30 (40.00%) T-SQL
12 27 (36.00%) MySQL
13 25 (33.33%) XML
14 24 (32.00%) Oracle
15 23 (30.67%) VB.NET
16 21 (28.00%) SQL
16 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (22.67%) CMS
17 17 (22.67%) jQuery
18 15 (20.00%) OOP
18 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
19 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
20 13 (17.33%) Visual Studio
20 13 (17.33%) .NET Framework
21 12 (16.00%) XHTML
22 11 (14.67%) VB
23 10 (13.33%) Logistics
23 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
23 10 (13.33%) Mentoring

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 17 (22.67%) CMS
2 7 (9.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) Intranet
1 7 (9.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (74.67%) SQL Server
2 27 (36.00%) MySQL
3 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.67%) PerformancePoint
5 5 (6.67%) Xcelsius
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Visual Studio
2 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.67%) ReSharper
General
1 31 (41.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (100.00%) Developer
2 31 (41.33%) Software Developer
3 26 (34.67%) Web Developer
4 24 (32.00%) .NET Developer
5 18 (24.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Junior Web Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Junior
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Lead Web Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (2.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (93.33%) ASP.NET
3 54 (72.00%) HTML
4 48 (64.00%) Web Services
5 37 (49.33%) CSS
6 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (33.33%) XML
8 17 (22.67%) jQuery
9 13 (17.33%) .NET Framework
10 12 (16.00%) XHTML
11 8 (10.67%) HTML5
11 8 (10.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (10.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (10.67%) JSON
11 8 (10.67%) WPF
12 5 (6.67%) LINQ
12 5 (6.67%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (88.00%) MVC
2 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 15 (20.00%) OOP
4 10 (13.33%) Logistics
4 10 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 9 (12.00%) OO
6 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.00%) Web Development
8 5 (6.67%) RAD
9 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.33%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.33%) CRM
10 1 (1.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C#
2 46 (61.33%) JavaScript
3 30 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 23 (30.67%) VB.NET
5 21 (28.00%) SQL
6 11 (14.67%) VB
7 3 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Oracle
2 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.67%) Google
3 5 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 5 (6.67%) SAP
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