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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 8 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 25.22% 4.23% 3.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 64.44% 13.85% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 9
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £18,600 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,000
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
45 65 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 39.13% 30.52% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 98
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £19,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 June 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Halifax

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 55 (73.33%) C#
1 55 (73.33%) .NET
2 49 (65.33%) SQL Server
3 46 (61.33%) SOAP
3 46 (61.33%) Web Services
4 41 (54.67%) Finance
5 38 (50.67%) WinForms
6 37 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (49.33%) ASP.NET
7 34 (45.33%) MVC
8 31 (41.33%) HTML
8 31 (41.33%) SQL
9 30 (40.00%) SDLC
9 30 (40.00%) jQuery
10 28 (37.33%) Windows
11 25 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 25 (33.33%) IIS
12 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
12 24 (32.00%) Software Engineering
13 22 (29.33%) Visual Studio
14 21 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (25.33%) SolarWinds
15 19 (25.33%) SoapUI
15 19 (25.33%) AppDynamics
15 19 (25.33%) XML
15 19 (25.33%) ITIL
16 16 (21.33%) WPF
16 16 (21.33%) Waterfall
17 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (18.67%) TDD

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 25 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (65.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Visual Studio
2 21 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (25.33%) SoapUI
4 4 (5.33%) NuGet
General
1 41 (54.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (57.33%) Developer
2 38 (50.67%) .NET Developer
3 33 (44.00%) Senior Developer
4 32 (42.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 32 (42.67%) C# Developer
4 32 (42.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 26 (34.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 26 (34.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 22 (29.33%) Software Developer
7 19 (25.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 19 (25.33%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (21.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 16 (21.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 16 (21.33%) Senior Software Developer
9 13 (17.33%) C# WCF Developer
9 13 (17.33%) WCF Developer
10 12 (16.00%) Analyst
10 12 (16.00%) Automation Analyst
10 12 (16.00%) Monitoring Analyst
11 10 (13.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (73.33%) .NET
2 46 (61.33%) SOAP
2 46 (61.33%) Web Services
3 38 (50.67%) WinForms
4 37 (49.33%) ASP.NET
5 31 (41.33%) HTML
6 30 (40.00%) jQuery
7 19 (25.33%) XML
8 16 (21.33%) WPF
9 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (9.33%) .NET Framework
11 6 (8.00%) CSS
12 4 (5.33%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.33%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (4.00%) Ajax
13 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (4.00%) Node.js
14 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (2.67%) CSS3
14 2 (2.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.33%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.33%) MVC
3 30 (40.00%) SDLC
4 24 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 19 (25.33%) ITIL
6 16 (21.33%) Waterfall
7 14 (18.67%) TDD
8 11 (14.67%) Business Development
8 11 (14.67%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (9.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (9.33%) SOLID
10 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.00%) OO
11 3 (4.00%) Web Development
12 2 (2.67%) Multithreading
12 2 (2.67%) Scrum
12 2 (2.67%) SOA
13 1 (1.33%) Domain-Driven Design
13 1 (1.33%) Secure Coding
13 1 (1.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 55 (73.33%) C#
2 31 (41.33%) SQL
3 25 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 12 (16.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) CCNA
1 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (16.00%) MCP
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) Nagios
1 12 (16.00%) OpenView
2 7 (9.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.33%) AppDynamics
2 19 (25.33%) SolarWinds
3 7 (9.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) Facebook
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