The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 23 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.95% 9.64% 5.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.49% 25.00% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 13
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
West 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 Wakefield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 32 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 32.45% 38.55% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 48 31 71
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

WCF
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Wakefield region.

WCF Salary Trend in Wakefield

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for WCF.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
4 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
6 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (47.06%) IIS
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (29.41%) HTML5
8 5 (29.41%) Web Services
9 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
9 4 (23.53%) Scrum
9 4 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (23.53%) TDD
9 4 (23.53%) WPF
9 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
10 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (17.65%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
10 3 (17.65%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (17.65%) Kanban

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
3 3 (17.65%) Moq
3 3 (17.65%) MSTest
3 3 (17.65%) NUnit
3 3 (17.65%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) .NET Developer
3 10 (58.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (58.82%) C# Developer
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (47.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
4 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 4 (23.53%) WPF
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (17.65%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (17.65%) Ninject
7 3 (17.65%) Spring.NET
7 3 (17.65%) Unity DI Container
7 3 (17.65%) WebGL
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery
8 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft