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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 86 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 110 77 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.95% 2.90% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.06% 7.44% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 87 65 76
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 £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £60,000
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
1214 1035 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.59% 38.97% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 942 835 977
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 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,900 £47,500
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 20 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 250 (99.21%) .NET
2 213 (84.52%) C#
3 212 (84.13%) ASP.NET
4 177 (70.24%) SQL Server
5 151 (59.92%) MVC
6 125 (49.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 117 (46.43%) SQL
8 112 (44.44%) WPF
9 98 (38.89%) .NET Framework
10 89 (35.32%) Microsoft
11 85 (33.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 84 (33.33%) Windows
13 78 (30.95%) jQuery
14 77 (30.56%) Scrum
15 76 (30.16%) TDD
16 71 (28.17%) WinForms
17 68 (26.98%) HTML
18 66 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
19 65 (25.79%) Continuous Integration
19 65 (25.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 61 (24.21%) JavaScript
21 56 (22.22%) VB.NET
21 56 (22.22%) CSS
22 54 (21.43%) Web Services
23 53 (21.03%) Dependency Injection
24 49 (19.44%) Kanban
24 49 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
25 47 (18.65%) MVVM
26 46 (18.25%) MS Excel
27 45 (17.86%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 24 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (3.17%) NServiceBus
3 7 (2.78%) IIS
4 6 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.19%) CMS
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (18.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.98%) MS Office
3 3 (1.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.79%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.19%) HTTP
2 2 (0.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (70.24%) SQL Server
2 49 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (9.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (7.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (6.75%) NoSQL
7 14 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 12 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (14.68%) Visual Studio
2 27 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (9.52%) MSTest
3 24 (9.52%) NUnit
4 22 (8.73%) Rhino Mocks
4 22 (8.73%) Moq
5 10 (3.97%) SpecFlow
6 8 (3.17%) Selenium
7 5 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.19%) Subversion
8 3 (1.19%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.79%) JIRA
9 2 (0.79%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.40%) Toad
10 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (17.06%) Finance
2 23 (9.13%) Retail
3 17 (6.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.40%) Back Office
4 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 211 (83.73%) Developer
2 149 (59.13%) .NET Developer
3 76 (30.16%) C# Developer
4 67 (26.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (16.27%) Senior Developer
6 35 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 34 (13.49%) ASP.NET Developer
8 33 (13.10%) Software Developer
9 26 (10.32%) Senior .NET Developer
10 24 (9.52%) Web Developer
11 14 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (5.16%) VB.NET Developer
12 13 (5.16%) Development Manager
13 12 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
13 12 (4.76%) Architect
14 10 (3.97%) Team Leader
15 9 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
16 8 (3.17%) Applications Developer
16 8 (3.17%) .NET Team Leader
17 7 (2.78%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (99.21%) .NET
2 212 (84.13%) ASP.NET
3 125 (49.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 112 (44.44%) WPF
5 98 (38.89%) .NET Framework
6 85 (33.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 78 (30.95%) jQuery
8 71 (28.17%) WinForms
9 68 (26.98%) HTML
10 65 (25.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 56 (22.22%) CSS
12 54 (21.43%) Web Services
13 35 (13.89%) XML
14 27 (10.71%) Spring.NET
14 27 (10.71%) Castle Windsor
15 24 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
16 23 (9.13%) Unity DI Container
17 22 (8.73%) Ninject
18 19 (7.54%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (6.75%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
2 22 (8.73%) Tandem
3 18 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.76%) NHS
5 7 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.98%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.98%) DTV
7 2 (0.79%) Open Source
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.40%) W3C
8 1 (0.40%) Wiki
8 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 84 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (59.92%) MVC
2 77 (30.56%) Scrum
3 76 (30.16%) TDD
4 66 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (25.79%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (21.03%) Dependency Injection
7 49 (19.44%) Kanban
8 47 (18.65%) MVVM
9 45 (17.86%) OO
10 37 (14.68%) Web Development
11 36 (14.29%) Unit Testing
12 32 (12.70%) OOP
13 29 (11.51%) Software Engineering
14 22 (8.73%) Web Application Development
15 17 (6.75%) Workflow
16 16 (6.35%) CRM
17 11 (4.37%) SOA
17 11 (4.37%) Information Security
18 10 (3.97%) OOD
18 10 (3.97%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 213 (84.52%) C#
2 117 (46.43%) SQL
3 61 (24.21%) JavaScript
4 56 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 28 (11.11%) VB
6 23 (9.13%) VB6
7 19 (7.54%) T-SQL
8 12 (4.76%) Java
9 8 (3.17%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.19%) C
12 1 (0.40%) VBScript
12 1 (0.40%) Perl
12 1 (0.40%) PHP
12 1 (0.40%) F#
12 1 (0.40%) Python
12 1 (0.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (14.68%) Degree
2 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.40%) MCTS
3 1 (0.40%) MBCS
3 1 (0.40%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.17%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) TickIT
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 89 (35.32%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.10%) Oracle
3 4 (1.59%) SAP
4 2 (0.79%) Perforce
5 1 (0.40%) Progress
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds 19
EMIS
Salary: £24,000 to £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago