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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 51 66 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Permanent jobs citing WCF 25 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.26% 1.12% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.99% 2.77% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 22
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +14.75%
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
313 289 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.81% 40.48% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 267 246 189
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £43,550
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 24 April 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (98.04%) SQL Server
2 50 (98.04%) C#
3 45 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (58.82%) MVC
5 29 (56.86%) TDD
5 29 (56.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (56.86%) Web Application Development
6 27 (52.94%) .NET Framework
7 26 (50.98%) Ruby
7 26 (50.98%) BDD
7 26 (50.98%) NoSQL
7 26 (50.98%) Git (software)
7 26 (50.98%) RESTful
7 26 (50.98%) Entity Framework
7 26 (50.98%) Node.js
7 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (33.33%) Degree
9 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
10 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
11 10 (19.61%) Scrum
12 9 (17.65%) Windows
12 9 (17.65%) JIRA
12 9 (17.65%) WPF
13 8 (15.69%) Silverlight
13 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (13.73%) SharePoint

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (50.98%) Node.js
2 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (98.04%) SQL Server
2 26 (50.98%) NoSQL
3 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (50.98%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.65%) JIRA
3 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.88%) NUnit
4 3 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (3.92%) Law
1 2 (3.92%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (100.00%) Developer
2 41 (80.39%) .NET Developer
3 14 (27.45%) C# Developer
3 14 (27.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 9 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Agile C# Developer
5 7 (13.73%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Applications Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 29 (56.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (52.94%) .NET Framework
5 26 (50.98%) Entity Framework
5 26 (50.98%) RESTful
5 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (17.65%) WPF
7 8 (15.69%) Silverlight
8 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (13.73%) XML
8 7 (13.73%) WinForms
9 5 (9.80%) XSLT
10 3 (5.88%) NHibernate
10 3 (5.88%) Web Services
10 3 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (5.88%) MonoRail
11 1 (1.96%) HTML
11 1 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.88%) Tandem
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Blog
3 1 (1.96%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (58.82%) MVC
3 29 (56.86%) TDD
3 29 (56.86%) Web Application Development
4 26 (50.98%) BDD
5 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
6 10 (19.61%) Scrum
7 3 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.96%) OOD
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) C#
2 26 (50.98%) Ruby
3 3 (5.88%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) HL7
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle
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