The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 67 49 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -22
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.17% 1.78% 7.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 3.89% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 24
Median salary £42,500 £23,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -29.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £22,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
105 180 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 17.62% 45.80% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 96 156 135
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 6 (46.15%) OOP
3 6 (46.15%) SOA
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 6 (46.15%) WPF
3 6 (46.15%) Entity Framework
4 5 (38.46%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (30.77%) WF
5 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
6 3 (23.08%) Intranet
6 3 (23.08%) Extranet
6 3 (23.08%) OLTP
6 3 (23.08%) OLAP
7 2 (15.38%) HTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Extranet
1 3 (23.08%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (23.08%) OLAP
3 3 (23.08%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Architect
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# WPF Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (30.77%) WCF Developer
3 4 (30.77%) WPF Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# WCF Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Domain Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
2 6 (46.15%) Entity Framework
2 6 (46.15%) WPF
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) WF
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) WinForms
6 1 (7.69%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) OOP
2 6 (46.15%) SOA
3 5 (38.46%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) API Design
6 1 (7.69%) B2B
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Logistics
6 1 (7.69%) MVVM
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) DevExpress
2 1 (7.69%) Xamarin
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