The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 226 117 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.40% 3.01% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.26% 7.94% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 205 94 79
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1843 1474 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.88% 37.91% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1495 1223 1524
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,000 £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
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +30 158 £40,000 +21.21% 17
Bradford -3 14 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Huddersfield - 10 £37,500 - 1
Halifax -3 8 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Castleford - 6 £29,000 -
Wakefield +9 2 £35,000 +45.83%
Pontefract 0 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Otley - 1 £45,000 -
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 383 (100.00%) .NET
2 355 (92.69%) C#
3 321 (83.81%) ASP.NET
4 274 (71.54%) SQL Server
5 187 (48.83%) MVC
6 168 (43.86%) .NET Framework
7 154 (40.21%) WPF
8 152 (39.69%) SQL
9 139 (36.29%) JavaScript
10 138 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
11 136 (35.51%) HTML
12 132 (34.46%) Windows
13 122 (31.85%) jQuery
14 117 (30.55%) Microsoft
15 116 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 105 (27.42%) CSS
17 102 (26.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 99 (25.85%) WinForms
19 96 (25.07%) Visual Studio
20 91 (23.76%) Scrum
21 76 (19.84%) VB.NET
22 69 (18.02%) OO
22 69 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
23 66 (17.23%) LINQ
24 63 (16.45%) TDD
25 60 (15.67%) Web Services
25 60 (15.67%) Finance
26 59 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
27 53 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
28 51 (13.32%) Web Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (6.79%) IIS
2 17 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.13%) CMS
5 7 (1.83%) Kentico
6 2 (0.52%) Node.js
6 2 (0.52%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 48 (12.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.52%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.78%) VoIP
1 3 (0.78%) CTI
2 2 (0.52%) Intranet
2 2 (0.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (71.54%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 43 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (10.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (5.48%) MySQL
6 13 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.35%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.04%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 96 (25.07%) Visual Studio
2 69 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (9.66%) NUnit
4 34 (8.88%) MSTest
5 17 (4.44%) Rhino Mocks
6 16 (4.18%) Moq
7 6 (1.57%) SoapUI
7 6 (1.57%) SpecFlow
7 6 (1.57%) Selenium
7 6 (1.57%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.52%) JDeveloper
8 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.52%) Toad
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.52%) JIRA
9 1 (0.26%) Subversion
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
General
1 60 (15.67%) Finance
2 11 (2.87%) Retail
3 10 (2.61%) Legal
4 9 (2.35%) Banking
5 5 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.26%) Automotive
6 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 340 (88.77%) Developer
2 239 (62.40%) .NET Developer
3 138 (36.03%) C# Developer
4 119 (31.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 95 (24.80%) Senior Developer
6 57 (14.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 54 (14.10%) Software Developer
8 41 (10.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 39 (10.18%) ASP.NET Developer
10 36 (9.40%) Web Developer
11 32 (8.36%) Senior C# Developer
12 19 (4.96%) Software Engineer
12 19 (4.96%) Lead Developer
13 15 (3.92%) Senior Web Developer
13 15 (3.92%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (3.66%) .NET Software Developer
15 13 (3.39%) C# Software Engineer
15 13 (3.39%) Applications Developer
16 12 (3.13%) Development Manager
17 11 (2.87%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (100.00%) .NET
2 321 (83.81%) ASP.NET
3 168 (43.86%) .NET Framework
4 154 (40.21%) WPF
5 136 (35.51%) HTML
6 122 (31.85%) jQuery
7 116 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 105 (27.42%) CSS
9 102 (26.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 99 (25.85%) WinForms
11 66 (17.23%) LINQ
12 60 (15.67%) Web Services
13 53 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 49 (12.79%) XML
15 42 (10.97%) Silverlight
16 36 (9.40%) HTML5
17 33 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 30 (7.83%) Ajax
19 21 (5.48%) CSS3
19 21 (5.48%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.83%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (5.22%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.39%) Tandem
5 12 (3.13%) DTV
5 12 (3.13%) NHS
5 12 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.09%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.78%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.52%) GIS
8 2 (0.52%) Social Network
9 1 (0.26%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.26%) W3C
9 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 132 (34.46%) Windows
2 7 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (48.83%) MVC
2 138 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (23.76%) Scrum
4 69 (18.02%) OO
5 63 (16.45%) TDD
6 59 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (13.32%) Web Development
7 51 (13.32%) Unit Testing
8 48 (12.53%) MVVM
9 47 (12.27%) Software Engineering
10 41 (10.70%) Dependency Injection
10 41 (10.70%) Kanban
11 26 (6.79%) Performance Testing
12 25 (6.53%) OOP
13 24 (6.27%) BDD
14 22 (5.74%) SOA
14 22 (5.74%) RUP
15 20 (5.22%) Web Application Development
15 20 (5.22%) OOD
15 20 (5.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 355 (92.69%) C#
2 152 (39.69%) SQL
3 139 (36.29%) JavaScript
4 76 (19.84%) VB.NET
5 44 (11.49%) T-SQL
6 27 (7.05%) C++
7 26 (6.79%) VB
8 20 (5.22%) Java
9 19 (4.96%) XAML
10 18 (4.70%) PHP
11 16 (4.18%) VB6
12 10 (2.61%) VBScript
13 9 (2.35%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 4 (1.04%) C
16 2 (0.52%) COBOL
16 2 (0.52%) F#
16 2 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (12.53%) Degree
2 7 (1.83%) ISEB
3 6 (1.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.52%) MCTS
7 1 (0.26%) MBCS
7 1 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.26%) MCP
7 1 (0.26%) MCAD
7 1 (0.26%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.83%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 15 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 117 (30.55%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.97%) Oracle
3 17 (4.44%) VMware
4 3 (0.78%) Mitel
4 3 (0.78%) Cisco
4 3 (0.78%) CODA
4 3 (0.78%) Avaya
5 2 (0.52%) Facebook
5 2 (0.52%) Twitter
5 2 (0.52%) Infragistics
5 2 (0.52%) Perforce
5 2 (0.52%) Micro Focus
5 2 (0.52%) SAP
6 1 (0.26%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.26%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos
6 1 (0.26%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.26%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.26%) Informatica
6 1 (0.26%) Metastorm
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + pension + healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Modis International - London
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus pension, holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus, Gym, Perks
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per Annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 32k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago