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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 19 13 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 12.17% 15.52% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 42.19% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 2
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
63 64 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 54.78% 36.78% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 61 56 41
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +30.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Halifax

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 46 (100.00%) C#
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (97.83%) SQL Server
2 45 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (78.26%) ASP.NET
3 36 (78.26%) SOAP
4 35 (76.09%) MVC
5 31 (67.39%) Finance
5 31 (67.39%) Web Services
6 30 (65.22%) Visual Studio
7 29 (63.04%) HTML
7 29 (63.04%) SQL
7 29 (63.04%) T-SQL
7 29 (63.04%) WinForms
7 29 (63.04%) jQuery
8 27 (58.70%) SDLC
9 22 (47.83%) Windows
10 20 (43.48%) Software Engineering
11 19 (41.30%) Waterfall
11 19 (41.30%) WPF
12 18 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (28.26%) XML
14 12 (26.09%) Scrum
14 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
15 10 (21.74%) Software Delivery
15 10 (21.74%) PCI DSS
16 9 (19.57%) SOA
17 8 (17.39%) NuGet
17 8 (17.39%) AngularJS

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 8 (17.39%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (97.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (65.22%) Visual Studio
2 18 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (17.39%) NuGet
4 5 (10.87%) JIRA
4 5 (10.87%) JIRA Agile
4 5 (10.87%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (67.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (97.83%) .NET Developer
1 45 (97.83%) Developer
2 39 (84.78%) Senior .NET Developer
2 39 (84.78%) Senior Developer
3 29 (63.04%) C# .NET Developer
3 29 (63.04%) C# Developer
4 26 (56.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 26 (56.52%) Senior C# Developer
5 19 (41.30%) .NET Software Developer
5 19 (41.30%) C# Software Developer
5 19 (41.30%) Software Developer
6 18 (39.13%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 18 (39.13%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 18 (39.13%) Senior Software Developer
7 12 (26.09%) C# WCF Developer
7 12 (26.09%) WCF Developer
8 9 (19.57%) Agile .NET Developer
8 9 (19.57%) Agile C# Developer
8 9 (19.57%) Agile Developer
8 9 (19.57%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (78.26%) ASP.NET
2 36 (78.26%) SOAP
3 31 (67.39%) Web Services
4 29 (63.04%) HTML
4 29 (63.04%) jQuery
4 29 (63.04%) WinForms
5 19 (41.30%) WPF
6 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (28.26%) XML
7 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
8 8 (17.39%) Node.js
9 5 (10.87%) JSON
10 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (76.09%) MVC
3 27 (58.70%) SDLC
4 20 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 19 (41.30%) Waterfall
6 12 (26.09%) Scrum
7 10 (21.74%) Software Delivery
8 9 (19.57%) SOA
9 7 (15.22%) Secure Coding
10 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (10.87%) DevOps
11 5 (10.87%) UML
12 3 (6.52%) TDD
13 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
14 1 (2.17%) Line Management
14 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (63.04%) SQL
2 29 (63.04%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) PCI DSS
2 7 (15.22%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) EPiServer
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago