The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 76 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 117 67 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.19% 2.62% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.99% 6.80% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 101 47 72
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1301 986 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.49% 38.53% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 770 888
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
West Yorkshire

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 23 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 273 (99.27%) .NET
2 236 (85.82%) C#
3 231 (84.00%) ASP.NET
4 199 (72.36%) SQL Server
5 159 (57.82%) MVC
6 128 (46.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 125 (45.45%) WPF
8 113 (41.09%) SQL
9 103 (37.45%) .NET Framework
10 94 (34.18%) Microsoft
11 93 (33.82%) Windows
11 93 (33.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 90 (32.73%) jQuery
13 84 (30.55%) Scrum
14 80 (29.09%) TDD
15 79 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
16 78 (28.36%) WinForms
17 76 (27.64%) JavaScript
17 76 (27.64%) HTML
18 69 (25.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 67 (24.36%) Continuous Integration
20 66 (24.00%) VB.NET
21 64 (23.27%) CSS
22 57 (20.73%) Web Services
23 53 (19.27%) Dependency Injection
24 51 (18.55%) Kanban
24 51 (18.55%) MVVM
25 50 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
26 48 (17.45%) OO
27 47 (17.09%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 23 (8.36%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.55%) IIS
4 5 (1.82%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.09%) CMS
6 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.73%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 43 (15.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.73%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.09%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (72.36%) SQL Server
2 50 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (12.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (6.18%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.55%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (14.18%) Visual Studio
2 37 (13.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (10.55%) NUnit
4 28 (10.18%) MSTest
5 24 (8.73%) Rhino Mocks
5 24 (8.73%) Moq
6 7 (2.55%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.82%) Selenium
8 3 (1.09%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.09%) Subversion
8 3 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.73%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.73%) Toad
9 2 (0.73%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.73%) JIRA
9 2 (0.73%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
General
1 47 (17.09%) Finance
2 23 (8.36%) Retail
3 18 (6.55%) Banking
4 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 236 (85.82%) Developer
2 168 (61.09%) .NET Developer
3 91 (33.09%) C# Developer
4 80 (29.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 38 (13.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (13.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (13.09%) Senior .NET Developer
8 34 (12.36%) Software Developer
9 29 (10.55%) Web Developer
10 23 (8.36%) Senior C# Developer
11 16 (5.82%) Senior Web Developer
12 15 (5.45%) VB.NET Developer
13 14 (5.09%) Development Manager
14 12 (4.36%) Applications Developer
15 10 (3.64%) Lead Developer
16 9 (3.27%) Architect
16 9 (3.27%) Web Applications Developer
16 9 (3.27%) Team Leader
17 8 (2.91%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (99.27%) .NET
2 231 (84.00%) ASP.NET
3 128 (46.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 125 (45.45%) WPF
5 103 (37.45%) .NET Framework
6 93 (33.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 90 (32.73%) jQuery
8 78 (28.36%) WinForms
9 76 (27.64%) HTML
10 69 (25.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 64 (23.27%) CSS
12 57 (20.73%) Web Services
13 34 (12.36%) XML
14 26 (9.45%) Razor View Engine
15 25 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
15 25 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
15 25 (9.09%) Spring.NET
16 24 (8.73%) Ninject
16 24 (8.73%) LINQ
17 19 (6.91%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.45%) Inversion of Control
2 24 (8.73%) Tandem
3 21 (7.64%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.45%) NHS
5 13 (4.73%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.64%) DTV
7 7 (2.55%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.73%) Open Source
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.36%) Wiki
10 1 (0.36%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.36%) PKI
10 1 (0.36%) GIS
10 1 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 93 (33.82%) Windows
2 6 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (57.82%) MVC
2 84 (30.55%) Scrum
3 80 (29.09%) TDD
4 79 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (24.36%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (19.27%) Dependency Injection
7 51 (18.55%) MVVM
7 51 (18.55%) Kanban
8 48 (17.45%) OO
9 40 (14.55%) Web Development
9 40 (14.55%) Unit Testing
10 31 (11.27%) OOP
11 24 (8.73%) Web Application Development
12 23 (8.36%) Software Engineering
13 17 (6.18%) Workflow
14 16 (5.82%) CRM
14 16 (5.82%) Performance Testing
15 12 (4.36%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (4.36%) Incident Management
15 12 (4.36%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 236 (85.82%) C#
2 113 (41.09%) SQL
3 76 (27.64%) JavaScript
4 66 (24.00%) VB.NET
5 31 (11.27%) VB
6 23 (8.36%) T-SQL
7 22 (8.00%) VB6
8 13 (4.73%) Java
9 5 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (1.09%) C
11 2 (0.73%) C++
11 2 (0.73%) COBOL
11 2 (0.73%) VBScript
12 1 (0.36%) XAML
12 1 (0.36%) F#
Qualifications
1 35 (12.73%) Degree
2 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.36%) MCTS
3 1 (0.36%) MBCS
3 1 (0.36%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.45%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) TickIT
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 94 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.64%) Oracle
3 4 (1.45%) SAP
4 2 (0.73%) Micro Focus
4 2 (0.73%) Infragistics
4 2 (0.73%) Perforce
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco
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