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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 11 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 38 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 19.79% 3.24% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.05% 7.89% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 6 4
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 76 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 38.02% 41.08% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 46 75
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 September 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Halifax

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 65 (95.59%) C#
1 65 (95.59%) .NET
2 59 (86.76%) SQL Server
3 57 (83.82%) ASP.NET
4 53 (77.94%) MVC
5 51 (75.00%) HTML
6 50 (73.53%) SOAP
6 50 (73.53%) Web Services
7 49 (72.06%) Finance
7 49 (72.06%) jQuery
8 47 (69.12%) WinForms
9 45 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (66.18%) T-SQL
10 43 (63.24%) Visual Studio
11 39 (57.35%) SQL
12 36 (52.94%) Windows
13 34 (50.00%) Software Engineering
14 29 (42.65%) SDLC
15 25 (36.76%) WPF
15 25 (36.76%) Waterfall
16 23 (33.82%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
19 17 (25.00%) PCI DSS
20 13 (19.12%) TDD
21 12 (17.65%) Scrum
22 10 (14.71%) Software Delivery
23 9 (13.24%) Secure Coding
23 9 (13.24%) QA
23 9 (13.24%) LDAP

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 7 (10.29%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) LDAP
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (86.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (63.24%) Visual Studio
2 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.88%) NuGet
4 2 (2.94%) JIRA
4 2 (2.94%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 49 (72.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (92.65%) Developer
2 60 (88.24%) .NET Developer
3 55 (80.88%) Senior .NET Developer
3 55 (80.88%) Senior Developer
4 51 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 51 (75.00%) C# Developer
5 46 (67.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 46 (67.65%) Senior C# Developer
6 31 (45.59%) Software Developer
7 28 (41.18%) .NET Software Developer
7 28 (41.18%) C# Software Developer
8 26 (38.24%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 26 (38.24%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 26 (38.24%) Senior Software Developer
9 12 (17.65%) C# WCF Developer
9 12 (17.65%) WCF Developer
10 9 (13.24%) Agile .NET Developer
10 9 (13.24%) Agile C# Developer
10 9 (13.24%) Agile Developer
10 9 (13.24%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (95.59%) .NET
2 57 (83.82%) ASP.NET
3 51 (75.00%) HTML
4 50 (73.53%) SOAP
4 50 (73.53%) Web Services
5 49 (72.06%) jQuery
6 47 (69.12%) WinForms
7 25 (36.76%) WPF
8 23 (33.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
10 8 (11.76%) XML
11 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.82%) Node.js
12 5 (7.35%) CSS
13 4 (5.88%) JSON
14 3 (4.41%) Ajax
14 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (2.94%) HTML5
15 2 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (77.94%) MVC
2 45 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 29 (42.65%) SDLC
5 25 (36.76%) Waterfall
6 13 (19.12%) TDD
7 12 (17.65%) Scrum
8 10 (14.71%) Software Delivery
9 9 (13.24%) Secure Coding
10 7 (10.29%) SOLID
11 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.88%) SOA
13 3 (4.41%) OO
13 3 (4.41%) UML
14 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (2.94%) DevOps
14 2 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
15 1 (1.47%) Domain-Driven Design
15 1 (1.47%) ITIL
15 1 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (95.59%) C#
2 45 (66.18%) T-SQL
3 39 (57.35%) SQL
4 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) Perl
5 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (13.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (4.41%) OpenView
2 2 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) CA
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco
2 3 (4.41%) EPiServer
2 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
3 2 (2.94%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.47%) F5
4 1 (1.47%) Facebook
4 1 (1.47%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) VMware
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