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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 62 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs citing WCF 26 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.57% 1.26% 3.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.29% 2.86% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 18
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +8.33%
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
280 280 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 38.46% 44.09% 42.78%
Number of salaries quoted 248 243 209
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 £24,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
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 22 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (98.18%) C#
3 53 (96.36%) SQL Server
4 43 (78.18%) ASP.NET
5 42 (76.36%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (50.91%) .NET Framework
6 28 (50.91%) MVC
7 27 (49.09%) RESTful
7 27 (49.09%) NoSQL
7 27 (49.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (49.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (47.27%) Web Application Development
8 26 (47.27%) BDD
8 26 (47.27%) Entity Framework
8 26 (47.27%) Node.js
8 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
8 26 (47.27%) TDD
8 26 (47.27%) Ruby
9 21 (38.18%) Degree
10 17 (30.91%) Unit Testing
11 12 (21.82%) Windows
11 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
12 10 (18.18%) XSLT
12 10 (18.18%) JIRA
13 9 (16.36%) WPF
14 8 (14.55%) XML
14 8 (14.55%) SQL
14 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (47.27%) Node.js
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (96.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (49.09%) NoSQL
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.18%) JIRA
3 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.91%) Law
1 6 (10.91%) Legal
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (98.18%) Developer
2 40 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 18 (32.73%) C# Developer
3 18 (32.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (14.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Software Developer
4 8 (14.55%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (12.73%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Applications Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Agile C# Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Web Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (78.18%) ASP.NET
3 28 (50.91%) .NET Framework
4 27 (49.09%) RESTful
4 27 (49.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (49.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (47.27%) Entity Framework
6 10 (18.18%) XSLT
7 9 (16.36%) WPF
8 8 (14.55%) XML
9 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (12.73%) Silverlight
10 6 (10.91%) WinForms
11 5 (9.09%) Web Services
12 2 (3.64%) HTML
12 2 (3.64%) CSS
13 1 (1.82%) Sass
13 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.82%) SignalR
13 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) Open Source
3 1 (1.82%) Blog
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (76.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) MVC
3 26 (47.27%) Web Application Development
3 26 (47.27%) BDD
3 26 (47.27%) TDD
4 17 (30.91%) Unit Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Scrum
6 4 (7.27%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (3.64%) Project Management
7 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.64%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (1.82%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.82%) Web Development
8 1 (1.82%) Migration
8 1 (1.82%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 54 (98.18%) C#
2 26 (47.27%) Ruby
3 8 (14.55%) SQL
4 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
1 2 (3.64%) HL7
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle
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