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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 79 79 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 105 119 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.01% 3.23% 2.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 9.35% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 81 98 46
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,750 £42,500
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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1539 1273 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.10% 34.58% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1010 772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 201 (98.53%) .NET
2 183 (89.71%) C#
3 136 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 131 (64.22%) Agile Software Development
5 128 (62.75%) ASP.NET
6 113 (55.39%) SQL
7 100 (49.02%) MVC
8 77 (37.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 76 (37.25%) .NET Framework
10 73 (35.78%) T-SQL
11 70 (34.31%) JavaScript
12 66 (32.35%) HTML
12 66 (32.35%) Microsoft
13 64 (31.37%) WinForms
14 55 (26.96%) Oracle
15 53 (25.98%) ASP.NET MVC
16 52 (25.49%) WPF
16 52 (25.49%) TDD
17 49 (24.02%) Visual Studio
17 49 (24.02%) Software Engineering
18 42 (20.59%) jQuery
19 38 (18.63%) Web Services
20 36 (17.65%) Finance
21 34 (16.67%) VB.NET
22 31 (15.20%) CSS
23 30 (14.71%) OOP
24 29 (14.22%) MySQL
24 29 (14.22%) SQL Server 2012
24 29 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web API
25 28 (13.73%) Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (13.24%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (11.76%) IIS
3 17 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.94%) Node.js
5 5 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.98%) SAS
7 1 (0.49%) CMS
7 1 (0.49%) Drupal
7 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.45%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.43%) Internet
2 2 (0.98%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.22%) MySQL
2 29 (14.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.43%) Big Data
6 6 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.94%) SQLite
7 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.98%) MS Access
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 77 (37.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (24.02%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.35%) NUnit
3 15 (7.35%) MSTest
4 11 (5.39%) Subversion
4 11 (5.39%) ReSharper
5 7 (3.43%) Moq
5 7 (3.43%) SoapUI
5 7 (3.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.96%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.96%) Selenium
7 2 (0.98%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.98%) JIRA
7 2 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.98%) Toad
7 2 (0.98%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 36 (17.65%) Finance
2 27 (13.24%) Retail
3 20 (9.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (2.94%) Games
5 3 (1.47%) Legal
6 2 (0.98%) Local Government
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 171 (83.82%) Developer
2 86 (42.16%) .NET Developer
3 52 (25.49%) Senior Developer
4 41 (20.10%) Software Developer
5 30 (14.71%) C# Developer
6 28 (13.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (9.80%) Senior .NET Developer
8 14 (6.86%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (6.37%) Lead Developer
10 11 (5.39%) Software Engineer
10 11 (5.39%) .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (3.92%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (3.92%) Systems Developer
11 8 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (3.43%) Junior
12 7 (3.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (3.43%) C# Software Developer
12 7 (3.43%) Junior Developer
12 7 (3.43%) Junior Software Developer
13 6 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (98.53%) .NET
2 128 (62.75%) ASP.NET
3 76 (37.25%) .NET Framework
4 66 (32.35%) HTML
5 64 (31.37%) WinForms
6 53 (25.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 52 (25.49%) WPF
8 42 (20.59%) jQuery
9 38 (18.63%) Web Services
10 31 (15.20%) CSS
11 29 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (13.73%) Entity Framework
13 27 (13.24%) REST
14 25 (12.25%) XML
14 25 (12.25%) LINQ
15 24 (11.76%) Ajax
16 19 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 16 (7.84%) HTML5
18 15 (7.35%) RESTful
19 14 (6.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.80%) NHS
2 16 (7.84%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.41%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (3.43%) Private Cloud
4 7 (3.43%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.45%) Streaming Music
6 5 (2.45%) Animation
6 5 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.96%) Tandem
7 4 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (0.98%) EFT
8 2 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.49%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.24%) Windows
2 11 (5.39%) Android
3 8 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (3.43%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.96%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (64.22%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (49.02%) MVC
3 52 (25.49%) TDD
4 49 (24.02%) Software Engineering
5 30 (14.71%) OOP
6 25 (12.25%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (11.27%) OO
8 22 (10.78%) Migration
9 20 (9.80%) Scrum
9 20 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (9.31%) Unit Testing
11 17 (8.33%) Data Analysis
12 15 (7.35%) CRM
13 14 (6.86%) Line Management
14 13 (6.37%) BDD
14 13 (6.37%) RUP
14 13 (6.37%) DSDM
15 11 (5.39%) SOA
16 10 (4.90%) E-Commerce
17 9 (4.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 183 (89.71%) C#
2 113 (55.39%) SQL
3 73 (35.78%) T-SQL
4 70 (34.31%) JavaScript
5 34 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 13 (6.37%) VB
7 12 (5.88%) C++
8 10 (4.90%) Java
9 9 (4.41%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.92%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.94%) VB6
12 3 (1.47%) VBA
13 2 (0.98%) C
14 1 (0.49%) Delphi
14 1 (0.49%) VBScript
14 1 (0.49%) Python
14 1 (0.49%) Ruby
14 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (6.86%) Degree
2 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.94%) MCTS
4 5 (2.45%) MCP
4 5 (2.45%) MCAD
4 5 (2.45%) MCSD
5 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.82%) QA
2 3 (1.47%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (3.43%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.94%) UAG
2 6 (2.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.94%) SCCM
1 6 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 55 (26.96%) Oracle
3 6 (2.94%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (0.98%) Alterian
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