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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 41 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.71% 1.89% 3.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.30% 4.24% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 37 8 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
268 283 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.33% 44.50% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 244 260 217
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 62 (96.88%) SQL Server
2 61 (95.31%) .NET
3 60 (93.75%) C#
4 47 (73.44%) ASP.NET
5 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (50.00%) MVC
7 31 (48.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (48.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 29 (45.31%) .NET Framework
9 27 (42.19%) NoSQL
9 27 (42.19%) RESTful
10 26 (40.63%) Web Application Development
10 26 (40.63%) Git (software)
10 26 (40.63%) BDD
10 26 (40.63%) Entity Framework
10 26 (40.63%) Node.js
10 26 (40.63%) Ruby
10 26 (40.63%) TDD
11 20 (31.25%) Unit Testing
12 16 (25.00%) Degree
13 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
14 12 (18.75%) XSLT
15 11 (17.19%) Windows
16 9 (14.06%) XML
16 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 8 (12.50%) Web Services
17 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
17 8 (12.50%) SQL
18 7 (10.94%) BizTalk Server

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 26 (40.63%) Node.js
2 7 (10.94%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.81%) CMS
5 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (96.88%) SQL Server
2 27 (42.19%) NoSQL
3 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) JIRA
3 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.38%) Law
1 6 (9.38%) Legal
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Local Government
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (93.75%) Developer
2 47 (73.44%) .NET Developer
3 17 (26.56%) C# Developer
3 17 (26.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (7.81%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (7.81%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Web Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Mid-Level C# Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Web Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (95.31%) .NET
2 47 (73.44%) ASP.NET
3 31 (48.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (48.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 29 (45.31%) .NET Framework
5 27 (42.19%) RESTful
6 26 (40.63%) Entity Framework
7 12 (18.75%) XSLT
8 9 (14.06%) XML
9 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (12.50%) Web Services
10 7 (10.94%) WPF
11 6 (9.38%) HTML
11 6 (9.38%) CSS
12 5 (7.81%) Sass
12 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
12 5 (7.81%) SignalR
12 5 (7.81%) jQuery
13 4 (6.25%) Silverlight
14 3 (4.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
1 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.13%) GIS
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (50.00%) MVC
3 26 (40.63%) TDD
3 26 (40.63%) BDD
3 26 (40.63%) Web Application Development
4 20 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 5 (7.81%) Web Development
5 5 (7.81%) Migration
6 4 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (4.69%) Scrum
7 3 (4.69%) ITIL
7 3 (4.69%) CRM
7 3 (4.69%) Project Management
7 3 (4.69%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (3.13%) SDLC
8 2 (3.13%) Change Control
8 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.56%) OOD
9 1 (1.56%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 60 (93.75%) C#
2 26 (40.63%) Ruby
3 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
1 3 (4.69%) HL7
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) ESRI
4 1 (1.56%) Hyland
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