The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 16 7 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 28 43 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.54% 22.51% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.57% 57.33% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 1
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 75 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 53.64% 39.27% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 78 71 36
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

WCF
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

WCF Salary Trend in Halifax

WCF
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Halifax

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for WCF.

1 53 (100.00%) C#
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (94.34%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (88.68%) SQL Server
4 39 (73.58%) SOAP
5 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET
6 37 (69.81%) MVC
7 35 (66.04%) Finance
7 35 (66.04%) HTML
7 35 (66.04%) SQL
8 32 (60.38%) Web Services
8 32 (60.38%) WinForms
8 32 (60.38%) SDLC
9 31 (58.49%) T-SQL
9 31 (58.49%) jQuery
10 29 (54.72%) Windows
11 25 (47.17%) Waterfall
12 24 (45.28%) Visual Studio
12 24 (45.28%) Software Engineering
13 23 (43.40%) WPF
14 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (32.08%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (30.19%) XML
17 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
18 12 (22.64%) .NET Framework
19 10 (18.87%) SOA
20 9 (16.98%) IIS
20 9 (16.98%) Scrum
20 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2005
20 9 (16.98%) EPiServer

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) EPiServer
1 9 (16.98%) IIS
2 4 (7.55%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (88.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Visual Studio
2 17 (32.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (16.98%) NuGet
4 5 (9.43%) JIRA
4 5 (9.43%) JIRA Agile
4 5 (9.43%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (66.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (88.68%) .NET Developer
1 47 (88.68%) Developer
2 31 (58.49%) C# .NET Developer
2 31 (58.49%) C# Developer
2 31 (58.49%) Senior .NET Developer
2 31 (58.49%) Senior Developer
3 21 (39.62%) C# WCF Developer
3 21 (39.62%) WCF Developer
4 19 (35.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 19 (35.85%) Senior C# Developer
5 15 (28.30%) .NET Software Developer
5 15 (28.30%) C# Software Developer
5 15 (28.30%) Software Developer
6 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 14 (26.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (26.42%) SQL Developer
7 11 (20.75%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 11 (20.75%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 11 (20.75%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (73.58%) SOAP
3 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET
4 35 (66.04%) HTML
5 32 (60.38%) Web Services
5 32 (60.38%) WinForms
6 31 (58.49%) jQuery
7 23 (43.40%) WPF
8 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (30.19%) XML
10 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
11 12 (22.64%) .NET Framework
12 9 (16.98%) Node.js
13 7 (13.21%) JSON
14 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (9.43%) REST
15 4 (7.55%) CSS
16 2 (3.77%) EDI
16 2 (3.77%) HTML5
16 2 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (94.34%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (69.81%) MVC
3 32 (60.38%) SDLC
4 25 (47.17%) Waterfall
5 24 (45.28%) Software Engineering
6 10 (18.87%) SOA
7 9 (16.98%) Scrum
7 9 (16.98%) Software Delivery
8 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.43%) DevOps
9 5 (9.43%) Secure Coding
9 5 (9.43%) UML
10 4 (7.55%) TDD
11 2 (3.77%) Matrix Management
12 1 (1.89%) Line Management
12 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (66.04%) SQL
3 31 (58.49%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.43%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
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