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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 80 84 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 144 142 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.09% 2.88% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.39% 8.64% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 124 111 116
Average salary £37,267 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1949 1644 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.81% 33.39% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1297 1124
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 0 94 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Huddersfield +13 22 £30,000 -3.22%
Wakefield +16 10 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Bradford -14 8 £25,000 -27.00%
Halifax +7 7 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Pudsey - 1 £45,000 -
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 274 (98.56%) .NET
2 253 (91.01%) C#
3 197 (70.86%) ASP.NET
4 195 (70.14%) SQL Server
5 144 (51.80%) Agile Software Development
6 140 (50.36%) MVC
7 125 (44.96%) SQL
8 101 (36.33%) WPF
9 100 (35.97%) WinForms
10 96 (34.53%) HTML
11 95 (34.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 88 (31.65%) .NET Framework
13 82 (29.50%) T-SQL
14 81 (29.14%) Team Foundation Server
15 75 (26.98%) Software Engineering
16 74 (26.62%) JavaScript
17 63 (22.66%) Microsoft
18 58 (20.86%) TDD
19 56 (20.14%) Visual Studio
19 56 (20.14%) Web Services
20 55 (19.78%) Oracle
21 47 (16.91%) VB.NET
22 46 (16.55%) SOA
23 44 (15.83%) jQuery
24 41 (14.75%) OOP
24 41 (14.75%) XML
25 40 (14.39%) Windows
26 39 (14.03%) Retail
27 38 (13.67%) Finance
28 37 (13.31%) MySQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 23 (8.27%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (6.12%) Node.js
3 14 (5.04%) IIS
4 12 (4.32%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.80%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.36%) Drupal
6 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.36%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.88%) Internet
2 2 (0.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (70.14%) SQL Server
2 37 (13.31%) MySQL
3 18 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (5.76%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.16%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.16%) SQLite
6 6 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 81 (29.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (20.14%) Visual Studio
3 30 (10.79%) NUnit
3 30 (10.79%) MSTest
4 15 (5.40%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (5.40%) Moq
5 9 (3.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (2.16%) Subversion
7 5 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.72%) TortoiseSVN
8 2 (0.72%) Toad
8 2 (0.72%) JIRA
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.72%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.36%) MorphX
General
1 39 (14.03%) Retail
2 38 (13.67%) Finance
3 25 (8.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (4.68%) Games
5 4 (1.44%) Marketing
6 2 (0.72%) Local Government
6 2 (0.72%) Legal
6 2 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 223 (80.22%) Developer
2 131 (47.12%) .NET Developer
3 54 (19.42%) Senior Developer
4 42 (15.11%) Software Developer
5 40 (14.39%) C# Developer
6 38 (13.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (11.15%) Software Engineer
8 17 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
8 17 (6.12%) Junior Developer
8 17 (6.12%) Junior
9 13 (4.68%) .NET Software Engineer
10 12 (4.32%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (4.32%) Architect
11 11 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.96%) Senior Software Developer
11 11 (3.96%) Lead Developer
11 11 (3.96%) C# Software Engineer
11 11 (3.96%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.60%) Programmer
12 10 (3.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (98.56%) .NET
2 197 (70.86%) ASP.NET
3 101 (36.33%) WPF
4 100 (35.97%) WinForms
5 96 (34.53%) HTML
6 95 (34.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 88 (31.65%) .NET Framework
8 56 (20.14%) Web Services
9 44 (15.83%) jQuery
10 41 (14.75%) XML
11 36 (12.95%) CSS
12 33 (11.87%) REST
13 32 (11.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 31 (11.15%) Ninject
15 28 (10.07%) Entity Framework
15 28 (10.07%) LINQ
16 25 (8.99%) HTML5
17 19 (6.83%) XSLT
17 19 (6.83%) Castle Windsor
17 19 (6.83%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.99%) NHS
2 21 (7.55%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (6.83%) Mobile App
4 15 (5.40%) Tandem
5 14 (5.04%) Client/Server
6 12 (4.32%) E-Learning
7 9 (3.24%) Streaming Music
7 9 (3.24%) iPhone
8 7 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.52%) N-Tier
9 6 (2.16%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.80%) Animation
11 4 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.72%) EFT
13 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.36%) RIA
13 1 (0.36%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (14.39%) Windows
2 20 (7.19%) Android
3 8 (2.88%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.88%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (1.44%) Windows CE
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (51.80%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (50.36%) MVC
3 75 (26.98%) Software Engineering
4 58 (20.86%) TDD
5 46 (16.55%) SOA
6 41 (14.75%) OOP
7 34 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (11.87%) Scrum
9 32 (11.51%) Dependency Injection
10 31 (11.15%) Web Application Development
11 29 (10.43%) MVVM
12 26 (9.35%) OO
13 25 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (7.55%) Kanban
15 18 (6.47%) SDLC
16 17 (6.12%) Unit Testing
17 16 (5.76%) Domain-Driven Design
18 15 (5.40%) Multithreading
18 15 (5.40%) UML
19 14 (5.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 253 (91.01%) C#
2 125 (44.96%) SQL
3 82 (29.50%) T-SQL
4 74 (26.62%) JavaScript
5 47 (16.91%) VB.NET
6 31 (11.15%) VB
7 19 (6.83%) C++
8 15 (5.40%) PL/SQL
9 12 (4.32%) Java
10 11 (3.96%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.88%) VB6
12 5 (1.80%) PHP
13 2 (0.72%) C
13 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.36%) Ruby
14 1 (0.36%) X++
14 1 (0.36%) VBA
14 1 (0.36%) Python
14 1 (0.36%) XAML
14 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (5.40%) Degree
2 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.36%) MCTS
3 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.32%) QA
2 3 (1.08%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (2.16%) ISA Server
1 6 (2.16%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (2.16%) SCCM
1 6 (2.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (22.66%) Microsoft
2 55 (19.78%) Oracle
3 9 (3.24%) Google
4 8 (2.88%) Apple
5 6 (2.16%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.36%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.36%) CODA
6 1 (0.36%) Sage
6 1 (0.36%) VMware
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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