The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 23 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.13% - 5.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.77% - 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 7
Average salary £32,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
47 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 40.17% 36.80% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 49
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (75.00%) MSTest
3 6 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (75.00%) Moq
3 6 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
3 6 (75.00%) Ninject
3 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) NUnit
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) Kanban
3 6 (75.00%) Spring.NET
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) WinForms
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Tandem
4 5 (62.50%) Retail
4 5 (62.50%) WPF
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (62.50%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (62.50%) MVVM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MSTest
1 6 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (75.00%) Moq
1 6 (75.00%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
3 6 (75.00%) Ninject
3 6 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (75.00%) Spring.NET
3 6 (75.00%) WinForms
4 5 (62.50%) WPF
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (62.50%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (62.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Kanban
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) MVVM
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Wakefield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago