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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 68 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 106 103 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.73% 3.10% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.52% 7.30% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 95 75 104
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
1008 1410 1301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.44% 42.44% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 847 1124 1067
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (98.17%) .NET
2 202 (92.66%) C#
3 145 (66.51%) ASP.NET
4 143 (65.60%) SQL Server
5 132 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (59.63%) MVC
7 105 (48.17%) SQL
8 99 (45.41%) JavaScript
9 88 (40.37%) HTML
10 75 (34.40%) Web Services
11 74 (33.94%) Microsoft
12 63 (28.90%) T-SQL
13 61 (27.98%) Finance
14 59 (27.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 58 (26.61%) jQuery
15 58 (26.61%) Visual Studio
16 55 (25.23%) OO
17 54 (24.77%) WPF
18 52 (23.85%) .NET Framework
19 50 (22.94%) CSS
20 46 (21.10%) ASP.NET Web API
21 45 (20.64%) Continuous Integration
22 44 (20.18%) TDD
23 43 (19.72%) MS Excel
23 43 (19.72%) Software Engineering
24 42 (19.27%) Web Development
25 37 (16.97%) XML
25 37 (16.97%) PL/SQL
25 37 (16.97%) Scrum
26 36 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure

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 21 (9.63%) IIS
1 21 (9.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.46%) Apache
3 1 (0.46%) CMS
3 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (7.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.29%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 36 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.34%) PaaS
3 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) Extranet
2 1 (0.46%) Firewall
2 1 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (65.60%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.84%) MySQL
3 27 (12.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (11.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (8.72%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.29%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.83%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.38%) RavenDB
11 3 (1.38%) Redis
12 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.46%) OLAP
13 1 (0.46%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 58 (26.61%) Visual Studio
2 33 (15.14%) NUnit
3 29 (13.30%) MSTest
4 25 (11.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 24 (11.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (5.05%) JIRA
6 11 (5.05%) Toad
7 3 (1.38%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.38%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.38%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.38%) Selenium
7 3 (1.38%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.38%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.46%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.46%) Subversion
9 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (27.98%) Finance
2 2 (0.92%) Back Office
2 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.46%) Banking
3 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 158 (72.48%) Developer
2 133 (61.01%) .NET Developer
3 100 (45.87%) C# Developer
4 93 (42.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (24.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 34 (15.60%) Software Developer
6 34 (15.60%) Software Engineer
7 32 (14.68%) Web Developer
8 31 (14.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 31 (14.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (13.76%) .NET Web Developer
9 30 (13.76%) C# Software Developer
9 30 (13.76%) C# Software Engineer
9 30 (13.76%) C# Web Developer
10 28 (12.84%) .NET Software Engineer
11 26 (11.93%) .NET Software Developer
12 19 (8.72%) Lead Developer
13 18 (8.26%) SQL Developer
14 14 (6.42%) Consultant
15 13 (5.96%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (98.17%) .NET
2 145 (66.51%) ASP.NET
3 88 (40.37%) HTML
4 75 (34.40%) Web Services
5 59 (27.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 58 (26.61%) jQuery
7 54 (24.77%) WPF
8 52 (23.85%) .NET Framework
9 50 (22.94%) CSS
10 46 (21.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 37 (16.97%) XML
12 35 (16.06%) LINQ
13 34 (15.60%) RESTful
14 33 (15.14%) Entity Framework
14 33 (15.14%) SOAP
15 32 (14.68%) XSLT
16 31 (14.22%) Silverlight
17 29 (13.30%) WF
18 24 (11.01%) KnockoutJS
19 23 (10.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.88%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.42%) Streaming Music
4 9 (4.13%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.38%) iPad
5 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.92%) NHS
6 2 (0.92%) Replication
6 2 (0.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.46%) Statistics
7 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.80%) Windows
2 6 (2.75%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.92%) Linux
4 2 (0.92%) Unix
5 1 (0.46%) Android
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (59.63%) MVC
3 55 (25.23%) OO
4 45 (20.64%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (20.18%) TDD
6 43 (19.72%) Software Engineering
7 42 (19.27%) Web Development
8 37 (16.97%) Scrum
9 34 (15.60%) SOA
10 30 (13.76%) MVVM
11 29 (13.30%) DSDM
12 28 (12.84%) UML
13 27 (12.39%) SDLC
14 26 (11.93%) RUP
14 26 (11.93%) Service Delivery
14 26 (11.93%) Use Case
15 22 (10.09%) Unit Testing
16 19 (8.72%) Dependency Injection
16 19 (8.72%) DevOps
17 17 (7.80%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 202 (92.66%) C#
2 105 (48.17%) SQL
3 99 (45.41%) JavaScript
4 63 (28.90%) T-SQL
5 37 (16.97%) PL/SQL
6 35 (16.06%) VB.NET
7 27 (12.39%) Java
8 26 (11.93%) C++
9 20 (9.17%) PowerShell
10 16 (7.34%) VB
11 11 (5.05%) VB6
12 1 (0.46%) Perl
12 1 (0.46%) PHP
12 1 (0.46%) Python
12 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (7.34%) Degree
1 16 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.59%) MCTS
3 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.38%) QA
1 3 (1.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 74 (33.94%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.39%) Oracle
3 9 (4.13%) Telerik
4 8 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.75%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.46%) OpenText
6 1 (0.46%) Tableau
6 1 (0.46%) Xamarin
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