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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 37 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 39 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.52% 3.21% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.31% 8.19% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 8
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £36,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
293 293 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 41.50% 39.22% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 267 258 152
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £45,000
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 1 September 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 65 (95.59%) SQL Server
2 61 (89.71%) C#
3 60 (88.24%) .NET
4 47 (69.12%) ASP.NET
5 40 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (44.12%) MVC
6 30 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (44.12%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (39.71%) .NET Framework
8 24 (35.29%) RESTful
8 24 (35.29%) NoSQL
9 23 (33.82%) Git (software)
9 23 (33.82%) BDD
9 23 (33.82%) Entity Framework
9 23 (33.82%) Node.js
9 23 (33.82%) Web Application Development
9 23 (33.82%) Ruby
9 23 (33.82%) TDD
10 18 (26.47%) Unit Testing
11 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
12 13 (19.12%) CMS
13 11 (16.18%) XSLT
13 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
14 10 (14.71%) SQL
14 10 (14.71%) Windows
14 10 (14.71%) Web Services
14 10 (14.71%) XML
15 9 (13.24%) Degree
15 9 (13.24%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 23 (33.82%) Node.js
2 13 (19.12%) CMS
3 9 (13.24%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (95.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.29%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (33.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.41%) JIRA
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (8.82%) Law
1 6 (8.82%) Legal
2 3 (4.41%) Local Government
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (89.71%) Developer
2 47 (69.12%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.71%) C# Developer
3 10 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Web Analyst
6 2 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 2 (2.94%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 2 (2.94%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 2 (2.94%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Web Engineer
7 1 (1.47%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (88.24%) .NET
2 47 (69.12%) ASP.NET
3 30 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (44.12%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (39.71%) .NET Framework
5 24 (35.29%) RESTful
6 23 (33.82%) Entity Framework
7 11 (16.18%) XSLT
8 10 (14.71%) Web Services
8 10 (14.71%) XML
9 7 (10.29%) CSS
9 7 (10.29%) Sass
9 7 (10.29%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.29%) SignalR
9 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (10.29%) HTML
9 7 (10.29%) jQuery
10 6 (8.82%) SOAP
10 6 (8.82%) WSDL
11 4 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) EPoS
2 2 (2.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.12%) MVC
3 23 (33.82%) TDD
3 23 (33.82%) BDD
3 23 (33.82%) Web Application Development
4 18 (26.47%) Unit Testing
5 7 (10.29%) Web Development
5 7 (10.29%) Migration
5 7 (10.29%) SDLC
6 5 (7.35%) CRM
6 5 (7.35%) Change Control
7 4 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (5.88%) ITIL
7 4 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.94%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.94%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.47%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 1 (1.47%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 61 (89.71%) C#
2 23 (33.82%) Ruby
3 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.71%) SQL
5 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) MCSD
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
1 4 (5.88%) HL7
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) ESRI
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Hyland
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