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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 27 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 28 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 7.04% 3.92% 3.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.67% 11.93% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 9
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
105 109 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 26.38% 32.83% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 87 81 101
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bradford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 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 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (98.25%) C#
3 54 (94.74%) ASP.NET
4 50 (87.72%) MVC
5 49 (85.96%) SQL Server
6 36 (63.16%) HTML
7 31 (54.39%) JavaScript
8 29 (50.88%) T-SQL
8 29 (50.88%) Web Services
9 27 (47.37%) MySQL
10 24 (42.11%) SQL
11 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (38.60%) Oracle
13 20 (35.09%) Finance
13 20 (35.09%) CSS
14 19 (33.33%) VB.NET
15 17 (29.82%) XML
15 17 (29.82%) OOP
16 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
17 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
18 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
19 12 (21.05%) VB
19 12 (21.05%) Visual Studio
19 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (19.30%) jQuery
21 10 (17.54%) HTML5
22 9 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 9 (15.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
22 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
22 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 7 (12.28%) IIS
2 6 (10.53%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) Intranet
1 5 (8.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (85.96%) SQL Server
2 27 (47.37%) MySQL
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.77%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (8.77%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.77%) PerformancePoint
5 5 (8.77%) Xcelsius
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.51%) ReSharper
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (98.25%) Developer
2 30 (52.63%) Software Developer
3 22 (38.60%) .NET Developer
4 16 (28.07%) Senior Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Web Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (8.77%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.02%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Junior
9 3 (5.26%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
10 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Lead Web Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Architect
11 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Architect
11 1 (1.75%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 36 (63.16%) HTML
4 29 (50.88%) Web Services
5 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (35.09%) CSS
7 17 (29.82%) XML
8 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
9 11 (19.30%) jQuery
10 10 (17.54%) HTML5
11 9 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (15.79%) JSON
11 9 (15.79%) WPF
11 9 (15.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (8.77%) LINQ
12 5 (8.77%) ADO.NET
12 5 (8.77%) XHTML
13 1 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.75%) Open Source
2 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (87.72%) MVC
2 17 (29.82%) OOP
3 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
4 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (14.04%) Logistics
7 6 (10.53%) OO
7 6 (10.53%) Web Development
7 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.77%) RAD
9 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.75%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.75%) DevOps
10 1 (1.75%) ITIL
10 1 (1.75%) CRM
10 1 (1.75%) Change Management
10 1 (1.75%) SOA
10 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (1.75%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (98.25%) C#
2 31 (54.39%) JavaScript
3 29 (50.88%) T-SQL
4 24 (42.11%) SQL
5 19 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 12 (21.05%) VB
7 3 (5.26%) VB6
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Oracle
2 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Google
3 5 (8.77%) Business Objects
3 5 (8.77%) SAP
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