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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 30 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.66% 0.90% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.21% 2.59% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
99 116 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 26.68% 34.73% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71 91 96
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bradford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 64 (100.00%) C#
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (95.31%) ASP.NET
3 59 (92.19%) MVC
4 52 (81.25%) HTML
5 46 (71.88%) SQL Server
6 44 (68.75%) Web Services
7 39 (60.94%) CSS
7 39 (60.94%) JavaScript
8 28 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (39.06%) XML
10 23 (35.94%) Finance
11 21 (32.81%) CMS
11 21 (32.81%) VB.NET
11 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (31.25%) MySQL
12 20 (31.25%) T-SQL
13 18 (28.13%) Oracle
14 17 (26.56%) XHTML
15 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
16 15 (23.44%) jQuery
17 12 (18.75%) Unit Testing
17 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
18 11 (17.19%) Logistics
19 10 (15.63%) SQL
20 9 (14.06%) OOP
21 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
22 7 (10.94%) OO
22 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
22 7 (10.94%) Intranet

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 21 (32.81%) CMS
2 5 (7.81%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Intranet
1 7 (10.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 20 (31.25%) MySQL
3 5 (7.81%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.81%) PerformancePoint
3 5 (7.81%) Xcelsius
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (100.00%) Developer
2 31 (48.44%) Web Developer
3 25 (39.06%) Software Developer
4 13 (20.31%) .NET Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Junior
6 6 (9.38%) Junior Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Junior Web Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Lead Web Developer
7 5 (7.81%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.13%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.56%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (95.31%) ASP.NET
3 52 (81.25%) HTML
4 44 (68.75%) Web Services
5 39 (60.94%) CSS
6 28 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (39.06%) XML
8 17 (26.56%) XHTML
9 15 (23.44%) jQuery
10 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
11 5 (7.81%) JSON
11 5 (7.81%) WPF
11 5 (7.81%) HTML5
11 5 (7.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (7.81%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (3.13%) LINQ
12 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (92.19%) MVC
2 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 12 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 11 (17.19%) Logistics
6 9 (14.06%) OOP
7 7 (10.94%) OO
8 6 (9.38%) Web Development
9 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.81%) RAD
10 3 (4.69%) SOA
11 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (60.94%) JavaScript
3 21 (32.81%) VB.NET
4 20 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 10 (15.63%) SQL
6 6 (9.38%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) VB6
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) Google
3 5 (7.81%) Business Objects
3 5 (7.81%) SAP
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