The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 69 89 72
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 109 86 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.68% 2.61% 3.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.60% 6.85% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 99 64 126
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1136 1256 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 38.38% 38.12% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1017 1130
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 Leeds

WCF
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WCF Salary Trend in Leeds

WCF
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WCF.

1 214 (96.83%) .NET
2 208 (94.12%) C#
3 154 (69.68%) SQL Server
4 149 (67.42%) ASP.NET
5 129 (58.37%) MVC
6 128 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
7 97 (43.89%) SQL
8 96 (43.44%) JavaScript
9 84 (38.01%) HTML
10 80 (36.20%) Microsoft
11 78 (35.29%) Web Services
12 71 (32.13%) T-SQL
13 65 (29.41%) Visual Studio
14 62 (28.05%) Finance
14 62 (28.05%) .NET Framework
14 62 (28.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 52 (23.53%) jQuery
16 51 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
17 48 (21.72%) OO
18 47 (21.27%) MS Excel
19 46 (20.81%) WPF
20 44 (19.91%) Continuous Integration
21 43 (19.46%) CSS
22 42 (19.00%) Microsoft Azure
23 40 (18.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 38 (17.19%) SOA
25 37 (16.74%) XSLT
25 37 (16.74%) TDD
25 37 (16.74%) NUnit
25 37 (16.74%) Software Engineering

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 26 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.05%) IIS
3 16 (7.24%) Node.js
4 6 (2.71%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.45%) Apache
5 1 (0.45%) CMS
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 47 (21.27%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.26%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 42 (19.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.24%) PaaS
3 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.26%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) FTP
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (69.68%) SQL Server
2 40 (18.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (12.22%) MySQL
4 26 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (9.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (8.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (4.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.26%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.36%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.36%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.36%) Redis
11 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 65 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 37 (16.74%) NUnit
3 34 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (14.93%) MSTest
5 30 (13.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (4.52%) JIRA
6 10 (4.52%) Toad
7 8 (3.62%) MSBuild
7 8 (3.62%) ReSharper
7 8 (3.62%) Selenium
7 8 (3.62%) SoapUI
7 8 (3.62%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.36%) Subversion
9 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.45%) NCrunch
General
1 62 (28.05%) Finance
2 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
2 2 (0.90%) Legal
3 1 (0.45%) Back Office
3 1 (0.45%) Banking
3 1 (0.45%) Marketing
3 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 166 (75.11%) Developer
2 131 (59.28%) .NET Developer
3 105 (47.51%) C# Developer
4 89 (40.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 36 (16.29%) Software Developer
7 35 (15.84%) Web Developer
8 33 (14.93%) .NET Web Developer
8 33 (14.93%) C# Software Developer
8 33 (14.93%) C# Web Developer
9 32 (14.48%) Software Engineer
10 31 (14.03%) SQL Developer
11 28 (12.67%) ASP.NET Developer
11 28 (12.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 28 (12.67%) C# Software Engineer
12 27 (12.22%) .NET Software Engineer
13 23 (10.41%) .NET Software Developer
14 22 (9.95%) SQL Server Developer
15 19 (8.60%) Lead Developer
16 18 (8.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (96.83%) .NET
2 149 (67.42%) ASP.NET
3 84 (38.01%) HTML
4 78 (35.29%) Web Services
5 62 (28.05%) .NET Framework
5 62 (28.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (23.53%) jQuery
7 51 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 46 (20.81%) WPF
9 43 (19.46%) CSS
10 37 (16.74%) Entity Framework
10 37 (16.74%) XSLT
11 36 (16.29%) XML
12 33 (14.93%) LINQ
12 33 (14.93%) RESTful
13 30 (13.57%) Silverlight
13 30 (13.57%) SOAP
14 27 (12.22%) WF
15 21 (9.50%) KnockoutJS
16 20 (9.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.88%) Streaming Music
4 9 (4.07%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.36%) EFT
6 3 (1.36%) iPad
7 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.90%) Replication
8 1 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.79%) Windows
2 6 (2.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.45%) Android
4 1 (0.45%) Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Unix
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (58.37%) MVC
2 128 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (21.72%) OO
4 44 (19.91%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (17.19%) SOA
6 37 (16.74%) Software Engineering
6 37 (16.74%) TDD
6 37 (16.74%) Web Development
7 33 (14.93%) DSDM
8 31 (14.03%) Scrum
9 28 (12.67%) MVVM
10 27 (12.22%) UML
11 26 (11.76%) SDLC
11 26 (11.76%) Service Delivery
12 25 (11.31%) RUP
12 25 (11.31%) Use Case
13 24 (10.86%) DevOps
13 24 (10.86%) Unit Testing
14 20 (9.05%) Dependency Injection
15 18 (8.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 208 (94.12%) C#
2 97 (43.89%) SQL
3 96 (43.44%) JavaScript
4 71 (32.13%) T-SQL
5 35 (15.84%) PL/SQL
6 29 (13.12%) VB.NET
7 28 (12.67%) Java
8 27 (12.22%) PowerShell
9 25 (11.31%) C++
10 15 (6.79%) VB
11 10 (4.52%) VB6
12 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (7.24%) Degree
2 14 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.52%) MCTS
4 1 (0.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) SLA
2 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 80 (36.20%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.03%) Oracle
3 8 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (3.17%) Telerik
5 4 (1.81%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.45%) OpenText
6 1 (0.45%) Tableau
6 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
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