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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 70 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 122 104 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.70% 2.97% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.24% 8.16% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 112 95 88
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1320 1275 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 40.05% 36.40% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1063 1063 1078
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 230 (97.87%) C#
2 211 (89.79%) .NET
3 194 (82.55%) SQL Server
4 133 (56.60%) ASP.NET
5 122 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (42.98%) MVC
7 88 (37.45%) .NET Framework
8 86 (36.60%) T-SQL
9 85 (36.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 82 (34.89%) SQL
11 74 (31.49%) Visual Studio
12 73 (31.06%) JavaScript
13 71 (30.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 69 (29.36%) Finance
15 61 (25.96%) Microsoft
16 60 (25.53%) HTML
17 59 (25.11%) Web Services
18 58 (24.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 50 (21.28%) WinForms
19 50 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
20 49 (20.85%) Microsoft Azure
21 47 (20.00%) Oracle
22 46 (19.57%) XSLT
23 44 (18.72%) DSDM
23 44 (18.72%) NUnit
23 44 (18.72%) MSTest
23 44 (18.72%) WPF
23 44 (18.72%) Octopus Deploy
24 42 (17.87%) MS Excel
25 41 (17.45%) Software Engineering

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 23 (9.79%) Node.js
3 13 (5.53%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (4.26%) IIS
5 3 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.43%) CMS
6 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 42 (17.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 49 (20.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) FTP
1 1 (0.43%) Intranet
1 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (82.55%) SQL Server
2 58 (24.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (11.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 22 (9.36%) MySQL
5 17 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.43%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 85 (36.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 74 (31.49%) Visual Studio
3 44 (18.72%) MSTest
3 44 (18.72%) NUnit
3 44 (18.72%) Octopus Deploy
4 20 (8.51%) ReSharper
5 19 (8.09%) MSBuild
5 19 (8.09%) Selenium
5 19 (8.09%) SoapUI
5 19 (8.09%) SpecFlow
6 8 (3.40%) JIRA
6 8 (3.40%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (3.40%) Subversion
6 8 (3.40%) Toad
6 8 (3.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.43%) StyleCop
General
1 69 (29.36%) Finance
2 12 (5.11%) Retail
3 9 (3.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (3.40%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 200 (85.11%) Developer
2 134 (57.02%) C# Developer
3 131 (55.74%) .NET Developer
4 90 (38.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 85 (36.17%) SQL Developer
6 71 (30.21%) SQL Server Developer
7 49 (20.85%) Senior Developer
8 44 (18.72%) C# Software Developer
8 44 (18.72%) Software Developer
9 39 (16.60%) Senior .NET Developer
10 35 (14.89%) Lead Developer
11 33 (14.04%) C# WCF Developer
11 33 (14.04%) WCF Developer
12 29 (12.34%) Senior C# Developer
13 28 (11.91%) ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (11.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (11.91%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 28 (11.91%) Senior SQL Developer
14 27 (11.49%) Lead C# Developer
14 27 (11.49%) Lead SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (89.79%) .NET
2 133 (56.60%) ASP.NET
3 88 (37.45%) .NET Framework
4 71 (30.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (25.53%) HTML
6 59 (25.11%) Web Services
7 50 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 50 (21.28%) WinForms
8 46 (19.57%) XSLT
9 44 (18.72%) WPF
10 40 (17.02%) jQuery
11 30 (12.77%) CSS
11 30 (12.77%) LINQ
12 28 (11.91%) Entity Framework
12 28 (11.91%) Silverlight
12 28 (11.91%) XML
13 26 (11.06%) WF
14 25 (10.64%) RESTful
14 25 (10.64%) SOAP
15 24 (10.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.79%) Streaming Music
2 9 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.83%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.83%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (3.83%) NHS
3 6 (2.55%) EFT
4 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (42.98%) MVC
3 44 (18.72%) DSDM
4 41 (17.45%) Software Engineering
5 36 (15.32%) Dependency Injection
6 34 (14.47%) Automated Testing
7 29 (12.34%) SOA
8 28 (11.91%) OO
9 26 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (11.06%) Service Delivery
9 26 (11.06%) TDD
9 26 (11.06%) UML
10 25 (10.64%) MVVM
10 25 (10.64%) RUP
10 25 (10.64%) Scrum
10 25 (10.64%) Use Case
11 23 (9.79%) Domain-Driven Design
11 23 (9.79%) Unit Testing
11 23 (9.79%) Web Application Development
12 22 (9.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 230 (97.87%) C#
2 86 (36.60%) T-SQL
3 82 (34.89%) SQL
4 73 (31.06%) JavaScript
5 37 (15.74%) PowerShell
6 34 (14.47%) Java
7 33 (14.04%) PL/SQL
8 27 (11.49%) VB.NET
9 25 (10.64%) C++
10 10 (4.26%) VB
11 9 (3.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (3.83%) Degree
2 6 (2.55%) MCTS
2 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 61 (25.96%) Microsoft
2 47 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.43%) OpenText
4 1 (0.43%) Unisys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum excellent benefits!!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Age Partnership
Salary: 25 days holiday, plus birthday day off, free parking.
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago