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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 53 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 8 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.21% 1.48% 7.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.19% 4.94% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 44
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
293 162 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.22% 30.06% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 258 151 226
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
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 29 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (84.38%) ASP.NET
3 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
4 19 (59.38%) MVC
4 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
5 17 (53.13%) SQL
5 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (50.00%) TDD
7 15 (46.88%) HTML
7 15 (46.88%) CSS
8 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
9 13 (40.63%) Scrum
9 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (31.25%) Web Services
11 10 (31.25%) jQuery
12 9 (28.13%) XML
12 9 (28.13%) NHibernate
12 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
13 8 (25.00%) Tandem
13 8 (25.00%) NUnit
13 8 (25.00%) SOAP
13 8 (25.00%) MonoRail
13 8 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
13 8 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (25.00%) Web Application Development
14 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (21.88%) Silverlight

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) NUnit
1 8 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (12.50%) MSBuild
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Web Developer
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.50%) CRM Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Web Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (84.38%) ASP.NET
3 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (46.88%) CSS
4 15 (46.88%) HTML
5 10 (31.25%) Web Services
5 10 (31.25%) jQuery
6 9 (28.13%) NHibernate
6 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
6 9 (28.13%) XML
7 8 (25.00%) SOAP
7 8 (25.00%) MonoRail
7 8 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (21.88%) Silverlight
9 5 (15.63%) Ajax
9 5 (15.63%) REST
10 3 (9.38%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (9.38%) WinForms
10 3 (9.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Tandem
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) MVC
2 16 (50.00%) TDD
3 13 (40.63%) Scrum
4 8 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 3 (9.38%) Workflow
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.13%) Change Control
8 1 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 17 (53.13%) SQL
4 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.13%) VB6
7 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
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