The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 4 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 14.29% 35.29% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -
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 Castleford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 57.14% 88.24% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Castleford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

WCF
Salary Trend in Castleford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Castleford region.

WCF Salary Trend in Castleford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) XAML
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) XAML
3 1 (25.00%) C++
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware