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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 47 62 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing WCF 30 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.17% 0.59% 4.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.71% 1.63% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 22
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
309 246 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.98% 36.18% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 278 216 170
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 52 (100.00%) C#
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (98.08%) SQL Server
3 49 (94.23%) ASP.NET
4 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (61.54%) MVC
6 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (51.92%) TDD
8 25 (48.08%) Web Application Development
9 23 (44.23%) .NET Framework
10 22 (42.31%) Ruby
10 22 (42.31%) BDD
10 22 (42.31%) NoSQL
10 22 (42.31%) Git (software)
10 22 (42.31%) RESTful
10 22 (42.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 22 (42.31%) Node.js
10 22 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (38.46%) Degree
12 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
13 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (30.77%) Scrum
13 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (26.92%) WPF
14 14 (26.92%) Silverlight
14 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database
15 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (25.00%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (42.31%) Node.js
2 13 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (98.08%) SQL Server
2 22 (42.31%) NoSQL
3 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.38%) JIRA
3 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.77%) NUnit
4 3 (5.77%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 17 (32.69%) C# Developer
4 15 (28.85%) C# Software Developer
4 15 (28.85%) Software Developer
5 14 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Agile C# Developer
7 7 (13.46%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Applications Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (94.23%) ASP.NET
3 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (44.23%) .NET Framework
5 22 (42.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 22 (42.31%) RESTful
5 22 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (26.92%) WPF
6 14 (26.92%) Silverlight
7 13 (25.00%) WinForms
7 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (17.31%) XML
9 4 (7.69%) CSS
9 4 (7.69%) HTML
10 3 (5.77%) NHibernate
10 3 (5.77%) MonoRail
10 3 (5.77%) jQuery
10 3 (5.77%) SOAP
10 3 (5.77%) Web Services
10 3 (5.77%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.77%) Tandem
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Blog
3 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) MVC
3 27 (51.92%) TDD
4 25 (48.08%) Web Application Development
5 22 (42.31%) BDD
6 16 (30.77%) Scrum
7 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.92%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (42.31%) Ruby
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.77%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago