The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 66 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 191 144 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.69% 3.62% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.34% 9.10% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 158 128 100
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
WCF
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1685 1582 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.53% 39.82% 44.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1354 1400
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WCF
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WCF Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

WCF
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 106 £37,500 +4.16% 11
Bradford +1 43 £33,500 -37.67% 3
Wakefield -6 17 £31,250 -16.66% 2
Halifax - 6 £45,000 - 2
Huddersfield +3 5 £31,000 -17.33% 5
Castleford - 3 £28,500 - 1
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 347 (98.02%) .NET
2 317 (89.55%) C#
3 288 (81.36%) ASP.NET
4 260 (73.45%) SQL Server
5 243 (68.64%) MVC
6 157 (44.35%) Agile Software Development
7 149 (42.09%) HTML
7 149 (42.09%) SQL
8 147 (41.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 128 (36.16%) CSS
10 127 (35.88%) JavaScript
11 113 (31.92%) Microsoft
12 111 (31.36%) jQuery
12 111 (31.36%) .NET Framework
13 105 (29.66%) Web Services
14 100 (28.25%) WPF
15 84 (23.73%) Windows
16 82 (23.16%) TDD
17 77 (21.75%) WinForms
18 73 (20.62%) Scrum
19 72 (20.34%) Visual Studio
19 72 (20.34%) VB.NET
19 72 (20.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 71 (20.06%) Finance
21 69 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
22 66 (18.64%) XML
23 56 (15.82%) Oracle
24 54 (15.25%) MS Excel
25 53 (14.97%) SQL Server 2012
26 52 (14.69%) Team Foundation Server

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 37 (10.45%) BizTalk Server
2 31 (8.76%) CMS
3 30 (8.47%) IIS
4 18 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (2.54%) NServiceBus
6 9 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (2.26%) Kentico
8 7 (1.98%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 54 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.13%) MS Office
3 3 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (4.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.56%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.54%) Office 365
3 6 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.82%) Intranet
1 10 (2.82%) Internet
2 3 (0.85%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) FTP
4 1 (0.28%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (73.45%) SQL Server
2 53 (14.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 51 (14.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (9.60%) MySQL
5 32 (9.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (6.21%) Relational Database
8 16 (4.52%) Oracle Database
8 16 (4.52%) NoSQL
9 15 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (3.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (3.11%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (2.26%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (1.69%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.69%) RavenDB
14 4 (1.13%) Azure SQL Database
15 3 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 72 (20.34%) Visual Studio
2 52 (14.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (6.78%) MSTest
4 22 (6.21%) NUnit
5 21 (5.93%) Rhino Mocks
5 21 (5.93%) Moq
6 19 (5.37%) SpecFlow
7 15 (4.24%) Subversion
8 13 (3.67%) Selenium
9 11 (3.11%) Git (software)
9 11 (3.11%) ReSharper
10 10 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (1.69%) LLBLGen Pro
11 6 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (1.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 5 (1.41%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (1.41%) JIRA
12 5 (1.41%) CruiseControl
12 5 (1.41%) Hudson
General
1 71 (20.06%) Finance
2 21 (5.93%) Retail
3 11 (3.11%) Banking
4 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 312 (88.14%) Developer
2 159 (44.92%) .NET Developer
3 79 (22.32%) C# Developer
4 77 (21.75%) Software Developer
5 74 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 56 (15.82%) Senior Developer
7 55 (15.54%) Web Developer
8 41 (11.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 36 (10.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.93%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (5.37%) Junior Developer
11 19 (5.37%) Junior
12 17 (4.80%) Senior Web Developer
13 16 (4.52%) Architect
14 15 (4.24%) Software Engineer
15 14 (3.95%) C# Software Developer
16 13 (3.67%) VB.NET Developer
17 12 (3.39%) .NET Software Developer
18 11 (3.11%) Lead Developer
18 11 (3.11%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (98.02%) .NET
2 288 (81.36%) ASP.NET
3 149 (42.09%) HTML
4 147 (41.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 128 (36.16%) CSS
6 111 (31.36%) .NET Framework
6 111 (31.36%) jQuery
7 105 (29.66%) Web Services
8 100 (28.25%) WPF
9 77 (21.75%) WinForms
10 72 (20.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 66 (18.64%) XML
12 47 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 43 (12.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 39 (11.02%) HTML5
15 29 (8.19%) Castle Windsor
16 27 (7.63%) Ajax
17 26 (7.34%) Spring.NET
18 24 (6.78%) XHTML
19 22 (6.21%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.50%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (4.80%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.52%) NHS
4 11 (3.11%) Tandem
4 11 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.11%) N-Tier
5 5 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.13%) W3C
7 3 (0.85%) iPhone
8 2 (0.56%) Open Source
8 2 (0.56%) User Experience
8 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.28%) Wiki
9 1 (0.28%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.28%) PKI
9 1 (0.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 84 (23.73%) Windows
2 15 (4.24%) Android
3 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (68.64%) MVC
2 157 (44.35%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (23.16%) TDD
4 73 (20.62%) Scrum
5 69 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (14.41%) Kanban
7 50 (14.12%) Dependency Injection
8 47 (13.28%) OO
9 42 (11.86%) Software Engineering
10 40 (11.30%) Web Development
11 39 (11.02%) Unit Testing
12 37 (10.45%) OOP
13 32 (9.04%) MVVM
14 28 (7.91%) Mentoring
15 25 (7.06%) Web Application Development
16 24 (6.78%) CRM
17 16 (4.52%) E-Commerce
18 14 (3.95%) System Testing
18 14 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
19 12 (3.39%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 317 (89.55%) C#
2 149 (42.09%) SQL
3 127 (35.88%) JavaScript
4 72 (20.34%) VB.NET
5 47 (13.28%) T-SQL
6 35 (9.89%) VB
7 26 (7.34%) VB6
8 9 (2.54%) Java
8 9 (2.54%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.98%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.69%) VBScript
11 5 (1.41%) C
12 4 (1.13%) C++
12 4 (1.13%) PHP
13 3 (0.85%) XAML
14 2 (0.56%) X++
15 1 (0.28%) Python
15 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (12.71%) Degree
2 18 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.54%) MCTS
3 9 (2.54%) MCP
3 9 (2.54%) MCAD
3 9 (2.54%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.56%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 113 (31.92%) Microsoft
2 56 (15.82%) Oracle
3 5 (1.41%) SAP
4 3 (0.85%) VMware
4 3 (0.85%) Sencha
4 3 (0.85%) Appcelerator
4 3 (0.85%) Twitter
5 2 (0.56%) CODA
5 2 (0.56%) Google
5 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.56%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.28%) Progress
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco
6 1 (0.28%) Avaya
6 1 (0.28%) Genesys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum +Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 16 days ago