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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.99% 3.78% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.66% 11.76% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 9
Average salary £25,000 £34,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% -14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,200 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,800 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
193 119 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 42.60% 32.16% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 169 102 56
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
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 2 September 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bradford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (93.10%) ASP.NET
2 27 (93.10%) .NET
3 24 (82.76%) C#
4 23 (79.31%) MVC
5 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (48.28%) SQL
7 13 (44.83%) OOP
8 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
8 11 (37.93%) MySQL
8 11 (37.93%) E-Learning
9 9 (31.03%) Finance
9 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (31.03%) SOA
10 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
10 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
11 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
12 6 (20.69%) HTML5
12 6 (20.69%) HTML
12 6 (20.69%) Web Services
13 5 (17.24%) PHP
13 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (17.24%) Joomla!
13 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
13 5 (17.24%) API Design
14 4 (13.79%) Coaching
14 4 (13.79%) Zachman Framework
14 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (13.79%) Open Source

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (17.24%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Software Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Senior Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Senior Software Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Architect
5 8 (27.59%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (17.24%) Junior Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior
6 5 (17.24%) Web Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior Web Developer
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) .NET
1 27 (93.10%) ASP.NET
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.69%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) HTML5
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) LINQ
5 2 (6.90%) ADO.NET
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.45%) WPF
6 1 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.45%) REST
6 1 (3.45%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) MVC
2 13 (44.83%) OOP
3 9 (31.03%) SOA
3 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
4 5 (17.24%) API Design
5 4 (13.79%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (13.79%) Open Source
5 4 (13.79%) Coaching
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) ERP
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) TDD
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.45%) CODA
2 1 (3.45%) Sage