The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 91 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 96 73 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.52% 2.70% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.47% 6.82% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 80 71 95
Average salary £35,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1133 1070 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.74% 39.54% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 874 892 1053
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 215 (99.08%) .NET
2 186 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 182 (83.87%) C#
4 148 (68.20%) SQL Server
5 137 (63.13%) MVC
6 113 (52.07%) SQL
6 113 (52.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 109 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
8 94 (43.32%) WPF
9 86 (39.63%) Microsoft
10 80 (36.87%) .NET Framework
11 66 (30.41%) Windows
12 64 (29.49%) WinForms
13 63 (29.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 61 (28.11%) jQuery
15 60 (27.65%) HTML
16 59 (27.19%) TDD
17 58 (26.73%) Scrum
18 53 (24.42%) Continuous Integration
19 51 (23.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 50 (23.04%) VB.NET
20 50 (23.04%) CSS
20 50 (23.04%) Web Services
21 49 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
22 46 (21.20%) JavaScript
23 44 (20.28%) Dependency Injection
24 41 (18.89%) MS Excel
25 40 (18.43%) Kanban
26 39 (17.97%) Finance
27 38 (17.51%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 28 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.07%) IIS
4 9 (4.15%) NServiceBus
5 6 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.38%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (18.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.84%) MS Office
3 3 (1.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (6.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.38%) HTTP
2 2 (0.92%) FTP
3 1 (0.46%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (68.20%) SQL Server
2 49 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (10.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (10.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (10.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (7.83%) Relational Database
6 14 (6.45%) NoSQL
7 13 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (4.15%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.76%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (2.30%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (8.29%) MSTest
4 16 (7.37%) NUnit
5 15 (6.91%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (6.91%) Moq
6 12 (5.53%) SpecFlow
7 10 (4.61%) Selenium
8 5 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.84%) Subversion
10 3 (1.38%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (1.38%) Toad
10 3 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.38%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 39 (17.97%) Finance
2 19 (8.76%) Retail
3 14 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.46%) Back Office
4 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 185 (85.25%) Developer
2 119 (54.84%) .NET Developer
3 57 (26.27%) C# Developer
4 51 (23.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (17.97%) Software Developer
6 35 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (13.82%) Senior Developer
9 16 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
10 14 (6.45%) VB.NET Developer
11 13 (5.99%) Web Developer
12 12 (5.53%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (5.07%) Architect
13 11 (5.07%) Software Engineer
14 9 (4.15%) .NET Software Developer
15 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Developer
15 8 (3.69%) Team Leader
16 7 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
16 7 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
16 7 (3.23%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (99.08%) .NET
2 186 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 113 (52.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 94 (43.32%) WPF
5 80 (36.87%) .NET Framework
6 64 (29.49%) WinForms
7 63 (29.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 61 (28.11%) jQuery
9 60 (27.65%) HTML
10 51 (23.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 50 (23.04%) CSS
11 50 (23.04%) Web Services
12 33 (15.21%) XML
13 21 (9.68%) Castle Windsor
14 20 (9.22%) Spring.NET
15 17 (7.83%) REST
15 17 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (7.37%) Unity DI Container
17 15 (6.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 15 (6.91%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.29%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (6.91%) Tandem
3 10 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.15%) NHS
5 6 (2.76%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.84%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.92%) Open Source
7 2 (0.92%) User Experience
7 2 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.46%) Wiki
8 1 (0.46%) W3C
8 1 (0.46%) DTV
8 1 (0.46%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.46%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.41%) Windows
2 1 (0.46%) Android
2 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (63.13%) MVC
2 109 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (27.19%) TDD
4 58 (26.73%) Scrum
5 53 (24.42%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (20.28%) Dependency Injection
7 40 (18.43%) Kanban
8 38 (17.51%) OO
9 37 (17.05%) MVVM
10 29 (13.36%) Software Engineering
10 29 (13.36%) Web Development
11 27 (12.44%) Unit Testing
12 26 (11.98%) OOP
13 22 (10.14%) CRM
14 15 (6.91%) Web Application Development
15 14 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (6.45%) System Testing
15 14 (6.45%) Workflow
16 10 (4.61%) Mentoring
17 9 (4.15%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 182 (83.87%) C#
2 113 (52.07%) SQL
3 50 (23.04%) VB.NET
4 46 (21.20%) JavaScript
5 27 (12.44%) VB
6 24 (11.06%) VB6
7 22 (10.14%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.15%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.76%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.76%) Java
10 1 (0.46%) Perl
10 1 (0.46%) PHP
10 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (14.75%) Degree
2 12 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.30%) MCTS
3 5 (2.30%) MCP
3 5 (2.30%) MCAD
3 5 (2.30%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.46%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 86 (39.63%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (1.38%) SAP
4 2 (0.92%) Perforce
5 1 (0.46%) Avaya
5 1 (0.46%) Genesys
5 1 (0.46%) Progress
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco
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Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
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Salary: £24,000 to £35,000 per year
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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