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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 23 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 50 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 9.42% 4.04% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.60% 13.01% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 41 8 7
Average salary £33,500 £56,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.44% +60.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £49,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £39,000
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
188 123 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 35.40% 31.06% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 156 94 107
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
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 28 November 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bradford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (98.41%) C#
3 61 (96.83%) MVC
4 60 (95.24%) ASP.NET
5 50 (79.37%) HTML
6 46 (73.02%) SQL Server
7 41 (65.08%) Web Services
8 40 (63.49%) CSS
9 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
10 29 (46.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (38.10%) XML
12 22 (34.92%) CMS
12 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (31.75%) Finance
13 20 (31.75%) MySQL
13 20 (31.75%) VB.NET
14 17 (26.98%) XHTML
15 16 (25.40%) jQuery
16 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
16 15 (23.81%) Oracle
16 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
17 13 (20.63%) Unit Testing
17 13 (20.63%) Mentoring
18 10 (15.87%) Intranet
18 10 (15.87%) Internet
18 10 (15.87%) Logistics
18 10 (15.87%) OOP
19 7 (11.11%) SQL
19 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
20 6 (9.52%) Web Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 22 (34.92%) CMS
2 5 (7.94%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) Intranet
1 10 (15.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (73.02%) SQL Server
2 20 (31.75%) MySQL
3 5 (7.94%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (7.94%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.94%) PerformancePoint
3 5 (7.94%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (53.97%) Web Developer
3 25 (39.68%) Software Developer
4 12 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Lead Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Junior
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Junior Developer
6 6 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Junior Web Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Lead Web Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.17%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (95.24%) ASP.NET
3 50 (79.37%) HTML
4 41 (65.08%) Web Services
5 40 (63.49%) CSS
6 29 (46.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (38.10%) XML
8 17 (26.98%) XHTML
9 16 (25.40%) jQuery
10 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
10 5 (7.94%) JSON
10 5 (7.94%) WPF
10 5 (7.94%) HTML5
10 5 (7.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (7.94%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.59%) W3C
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (96.83%) MVC
2 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 13 (20.63%) Unit Testing
4 13 (20.63%) Mentoring
5 10 (15.87%) OOP
5 10 (15.87%) Logistics
6 6 (9.52%) Web Development
7 5 (7.94%) OO
7 5 (7.94%) RAD
7 5 (7.94%) SOA
7 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.59%) Content Management
9 1 (1.59%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) C#
2 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
3 20 (31.75%) VB.NET
4 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 7 (11.11%) SQL
6 5 (7.94%) VB
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) Business Objects
2 5 (7.94%) SAP
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Google
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