The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 61 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.94% 3.02% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.19% 7.37% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 29
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £28,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,864 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +2.21%
WCF
South 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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
320 190 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.92% 41.04% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 282 168 265
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

WCF
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Sheffield region.

WCF Salary Trend in Sheffield

WCF
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 46 (100.00%) C#
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (91.30%) ASP.NET
3 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (69.57%) MVC
5 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
6 26 (56.52%) TDD
7 21 (45.65%) Scrum
8 19 (41.30%) Web Application Development
9 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
10 16 (34.78%) .NET Framework
10 16 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (28.26%) SQL
12 13 (28.26%) HTML
12 13 (28.26%) CSS
13 12 (26.09%) NHibernate
13 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (23.91%) Castle Windsor
14 11 (23.91%) Rhino Mocks
14 11 (23.91%) NUnit
14 11 (23.91%) Tandem
14 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (23.91%) MonoRail
14 11 (23.91%) Silverlight
14 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
15 10 (21.74%) SharePoint

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (17.39%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
6 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
6 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (15.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (23.91%) NUnit
2 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.52%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (65.22%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.22%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
6 5 (10.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) CRM Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (91.30%) ASP.NET
3 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (34.78%) .NET Framework
5 13 (28.26%) HTML
5 13 (28.26%) CSS
6 12 (26.09%) NHibernate
6 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 11 (23.91%) Castle Windsor
7 11 (23.91%) MonoRail
7 11 (23.91%) Silverlight
8 10 (21.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (19.57%) Web Services
10 8 (17.39%) WinForms
10 8 (17.39%) jQuery
10 8 (17.39%) RESTful
10 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (15.22%) WPF
11 7 (15.22%) XML
12 6 (13.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Tandem
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (69.57%) MVC
3 26 (56.52%) TDD
4 21 (45.65%) Scrum
5 19 (41.30%) Web Application Development
6 8 (17.39%) BDD
7 5 (10.87%) Web Development
8 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
9 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.52%) Workflow
9 3 (6.52%) CRM
10 1 (2.17%) SOA
10 1 (2.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
5 8 (17.39%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) VB6
7 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
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