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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 61 60 90
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +30
Permanent jobs citing WCF 132 193 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.76% 4.52% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.18% 10.75% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 126 188 105
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
1297 1796 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.95% 42.03% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1513 1313
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire 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 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 97 £46,000 -3.15% 8
Halifax -4 14 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Bradford +6 11 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Huddersfield +5 7 £21,000 -30.00% 1
Castleford - 1 £35,000 -
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 281 (97.91%) C#
2 273 (95.12%) .NET
3 197 (68.64%) MVC
4 184 (64.11%) ASP.NET
5 176 (61.32%) SQL Server
6 172 (59.93%) Agile Software Development
7 135 (47.04%) SQL
8 115 (40.07%) Finance
9 110 (38.33%) HTML
10 107 (37.28%) WPF
11 104 (36.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 103 (35.89%) Web Services
13 91 (31.71%) T-SQL
14 89 (31.01%) Software Engineering
15 84 (29.27%) jQuery
16 76 (26.48%) JavaScript
17 73 (25.44%) CSS
17 73 (25.44%) .NET Framework
18 72 (25.09%) Visual Studio
19 66 (23.00%) Microsoft
20 65 (22.65%) SOAP
21 56 (19.51%) TDD
21 56 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
22 53 (18.47%) WinForms
23 51 (17.77%) XML
24 49 (17.07%) LINQ
24 49 (17.07%) SDLC
25 48 (16.72%) Scrum
26 45 (15.68%) Node.js
27 44 (15.33%) Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 22 (7.67%) IIS
2 11 (3.83%) CMS
3 5 (1.74%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.05%) Mule
5 1 (0.35%) Kentico
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.53%) PaaS
2 13 (4.53%) SaaS
3 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.44%) LDAP
2 2 (0.70%) Extranet
2 2 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (61.32%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (11.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 22 (7.67%) MySQL
5 18 (6.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (5.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.74%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.70%) OLAP
11 2 (0.70%) OLTP
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 72 (25.09%) Visual Studio
2 56 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (9.76%) MSTest
3 28 (9.76%) NUnit
4 26 (9.06%) Octopus Deploy
5 17 (5.92%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.79%) NuGet
7 5 (1.74%) JIRA
7 5 (1.74%) JIRA Agile
7 5 (1.74%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 115 (40.07%) Finance
2 8 (2.79%) Manufacturing
2 8 (2.79%) Retail
3 3 (1.05%) Back Office
3 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 228 (79.44%) Developer
2 209 (72.82%) .NET Developer
3 112 (39.02%) C# Developer
4 107 (37.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 65 (22.65%) Senior Developer
6 61 (21.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 60 (20.91%) Software Developer
8 59 (20.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 49 (17.07%) Software Engineer
10 48 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 46 (16.03%) ASP.NET Developer
12 45 (15.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 44 (15.33%) C# Software Developer
14 41 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
15 40 (13.94%) .NET Software Engineer
15 40 (13.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 35 (12.20%) C# Software Engineer
17 33 (11.50%) Senior Software Developer
18 32 (11.15%) Senior .NET Software Developer
19 27 (9.41%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (95.12%) .NET
2 184 (64.11%) ASP.NET
3 110 (38.33%) HTML
4 107 (37.28%) WPF
5 104 (36.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 103 (35.89%) Web Services
7 84 (29.27%) jQuery
8 73 (25.44%) .NET Framework
8 73 (25.44%) CSS
9 65 (22.65%) SOAP
10 53 (18.47%) WinForms
11 51 (17.77%) XML
12 49 (17.07%) LINQ
13 45 (15.68%) Node.js
14 44 (15.33%) Entity Framework
15 41 (14.29%) AngularJS
16 36 (12.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 34 (11.85%) ASP.NET Web API
18 33 (11.50%) RESTful
19 30 (10.45%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.41%) Streaming Music
2 17 (5.92%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.18%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.05%) NHS
5 3 (1.05%) User Experience
6 2 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.10%) Windows
2 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (68.64%) MVC
2 172 (59.93%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (31.01%) Software Engineering
4 56 (19.51%) TDD
5 49 (17.07%) SDLC
6 48 (16.72%) Scrum
7 44 (15.33%) OO
8 35 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (11.15%) Web Application Development
10 31 (10.80%) UML
11 30 (10.45%) Service Delivery
12 29 (10.10%) Dependency Injection
13 28 (9.76%) MVVM
13 28 (9.76%) SOA
14 27 (9.41%) Domain-Driven Design
14 27 (9.41%) Mentoring
14 27 (9.41%) Waterfall
14 27 (9.41%) Web Development
15 26 (9.06%) RUP
15 26 (9.06%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 281 (97.91%) C#
2 135 (47.04%) SQL
3 91 (31.71%) T-SQL
4 76 (26.48%) JavaScript
5 39 (13.59%) Java
6 32 (11.15%) PL/SQL
7 29 (10.10%) C++
8 16 (5.57%) VB.NET
9 15 (5.23%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.74%) Ruby
11 2 (0.70%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.70%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.70%) VB
11 2 (0.70%) VB6
12 1 (0.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (10.45%) Degree
2 7 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.39%) MCP
3 4 (1.39%) MCPD
4 1 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.88%) QA
2 12 (4.18%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (0.35%) Nagios
1 1 (0.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 66 (23.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.45%) Oracle
3 8 (2.79%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.39%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.35%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.35%) CA
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco
6 1 (0.35%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.35%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Excellent pension offerin
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago