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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 26 29 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 42 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 8.38% 5.88% 2.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.86% 24.47% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 8
Average salary £33,500 £53,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.67% +53.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
176 94 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 35.13% 24.04% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 146 71 133
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £59,750
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 21 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bradford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (98.00%) C#
3 48 (96.00%) MVC
4 47 (94.00%) ASP.NET
5 38 (76.00%) HTML
6 33 (66.00%) CSS
6 33 (66.00%) Web Services
6 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
7 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
8 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (42.00%) CMS
10 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (34.00%) Finance
12 16 (32.00%) XML
13 14 (28.00%) VB.NET
13 14 (28.00%) MySQL
14 13 (26.00%) XHTML
15 12 (24.00%) jQuery
16 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
16 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
17 9 (18.00%) Intranet
17 9 (18.00%) Internet
17 9 (18.00%) OOP
18 6 (12.00%) Oracle
18 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
18 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
18 6 (12.00%) SOA
19 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
19 5 (10.00%) Logistics
20 4 (8.00%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 21 (42.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Intranet
1 9 (18.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Xcelsius
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) Developer
2 33 (66.00%) Web Developer
3 16 (32.00%) Software Developer
4 10 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Junior Developer
7 6 (12.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Lead Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Junior Web Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Junior
7 6 (12.00%) Lead Web Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (94.00%) ASP.NET
3 38 (76.00%) HTML
4 33 (66.00%) CSS
4 33 (66.00%) Web Services
5 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (32.00%) XML
7 13 (26.00%) XHTML
8 12 (24.00%) jQuery
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.00%) HTML5
9 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.00%) JSON
9 1 (2.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.00%) W3C
2 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (96.00%) MVC
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
3 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (18.00%) OOP
5 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.00%) SOA
6 5 (10.00%) Logistics
7 4 (8.00%) OO
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) Web Development
8 2 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.00%) Content Management
9 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 49 (98.00%) C#
2 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.00%) VB
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) Google
2 1 (2.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Business Objects
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