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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 25 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.99% 3.60% 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 7.69% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 17
Median salary £45,000 £34,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.49% +6.92%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 52 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 48.51% 46.85% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 86
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) IIS
5 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) WPF
6 4 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (20.00%) Moq
7 3 (20.00%) Unity DI Container

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 7 (46.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) Moq
2 3 (20.00%) MSTest
2 3 (20.00%) NUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (53.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (53.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) WPF
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (20.00%) Ninject
6 3 (20.00%) Spring.NET
6 3 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (20.00%) WebGL
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft