The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 26 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.19% 2.96% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.94% 5.81% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
64 86 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 38.32% 50.89% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 46 84 46
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) VB
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 9 (56.25%) Google
3 9 (56.25%) WPF
3 9 (56.25%) Android
3 9 (56.25%) iPhone
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
5 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
5 7 (43.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) XML
5 7 (43.75%) Games
5 7 (43.75%) Project Management
5 7 (43.75%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (43.75%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (43.75%) Node.js
5 7 (43.75%) Ninject
5 7 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
5 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 7 (43.75%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
1 7 (43.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
2 9 (56.25%) WPF
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (43.75%) Ninject
3 7 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) Cocoa
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) WinRT
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) iPhone
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Domain-Driven Design
2 7 (43.75%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) VB
3 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Google
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Apple
Halifax, Yorkshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago