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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 58 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 26 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.39% 1.74% 3.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.90% 4.69% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 25
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £34,850 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
329 213 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.95% 36.98% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 298 188 299
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £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 24 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (94.00%) ASP.NET
3 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (66.00%) MVC
5 28 (56.00%) TDD
5 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 23 (46.00%) Web Application Development
8 21 (42.00%) Scrum
9 18 (36.00%) .NET Framework
10 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
11 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (28.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (24.00%) HTML
13 12 (24.00%) CSS
13 12 (24.00%) Ruby
13 12 (24.00%) NHibernate
13 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
13 12 (24.00%) RESTful
13 12 (24.00%) BDD
13 12 (24.00%) NoSQL
13 12 (24.00%) Node.js
13 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (22.00%) SQL
14 11 (22.00%) Tandem

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (24.00%) Node.js
2 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (24.00%) NoSQL
4 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
6 9 (18.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.00%) NUnit
2 11 (22.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) Developer
2 35 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (18.00%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (14.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.00%) CRM Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (94.00%) ASP.NET
3 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (36.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (28.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (24.00%) RESTful
6 12 (24.00%) HTML
6 12 (24.00%) NHibernate
6 12 (24.00%) CSS
7 11 (22.00%) Silverlight
7 11 (22.00%) MonoRail
7 11 (22.00%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (20.00%) WinForms
9 9 (18.00%) WPF
10 8 (16.00%) Web Services
10 8 (16.00%) XML
11 7 (14.00%) jQuery
12 5 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Tandem
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (66.00%) MVC
3 28 (56.00%) TDD
4 23 (46.00%) Web Application Development
5 21 (42.00%) Scrum
6 12 (24.00%) BDD
7 5 (10.00%) Web Development
8 4 (8.00%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.00%) Workflow
10 1 (2.00%) CRM
10 1 (2.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.00%) Ruby
4 11 (22.00%) SQL
5 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) VB6
6 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
Sheffield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago