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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 61 90 67
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -23
Permanent jobs citing WCF 193 137 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.40% 2.90% 3.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.97% 8.27% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 182 122 134
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,521 £32,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1759 1657 1718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.06% 35.08% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1401 1368
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +17 131 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Halifax +24 36 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Bradford -9 13 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Ilkley - 4 £35,000 - 1
Brighouse - 3 £32,500 - 1
Huddersfield +9 2 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Pontefract - 1 £40,000 -
Pudsey - 1 £40,000 -
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 324 (92.31%) C#
2 309 (88.03%) .NET
3 276 (78.63%) SQL Server
4 205 (58.40%) ASP.NET
5 165 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
6 156 (44.44%) SQL
7 146 (41.60%) MVC
8 119 (33.90%) WinForms
9 112 (31.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 107 (30.48%) .NET Framework
11 105 (29.91%) T-SQL
12 104 (29.63%) HTML
13 103 (29.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 94 (26.78%) Finance
15 91 (25.93%) Web Services
16 86 (24.50%) JavaScript
16 86 (24.50%) WPF
17 82 (23.36%) Microsoft
18 75 (21.37%) Visual Studio
19 64 (18.23%) SOA
20 62 (17.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 60 (17.09%) SOAP
22 56 (15.95%) ASP.NET Web API
23 55 (15.67%) Software Engineering
24 53 (15.10%) jQuery
24 53 (15.10%) Microsoft Azure
25 51 (14.53%) MSTest
26 50 (14.25%) PowerShell
27 48 (13.68%) XML
27 48 (13.68%) XSLT

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (8.83%) Node.js
2 27 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 26 (7.41%) IIS
4 14 (3.99%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.57%) CMS
7 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 41 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.85%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.57%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 53 (15.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.71%) Intranet
2 5 (1.42%) Extranet
3 3 (0.85%) LDAP
4 1 (0.28%) FTP
4 1 (0.28%) SAN
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (78.63%) SQL Server
2 62 (17.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (9.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (5.98%) MySQL
5 20 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.99%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.42%) OLAP
9 5 (1.42%) OLTP
10 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.28%) EDRMS
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 112 (31.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 75 (21.37%) Visual Studio
3 51 (14.53%) MSTest
4 48 (13.68%) NUnit
5 45 (12.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 34 (9.69%) SoapUI
7 20 (5.70%) ReSharper
8 19 (5.41%) MSBuild
8 19 (5.41%) Selenium
8 19 (5.41%) SpecFlow
9 8 (2.28%) JIRA
9 8 (2.28%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (2.28%) Subversion
9 8 (2.28%) Toad
9 8 (2.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (1.71%) Moq
11 5 (1.42%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
13 1 (0.28%) PostSharp
13 1 (0.28%) StyleCop
General
1 94 (26.78%) Finance
2 16 (4.56%) Retail
3 10 (2.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (2.28%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.42%) Back Office
6 3 (0.85%) Games
7 2 (0.57%) Legal
7 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 273 (77.78%) Developer
2 193 (54.99%) .NET Developer
3 179 (51.00%) C# Developer
4 129 (36.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 118 (33.62%) SQL Developer
6 73 (20.80%) SQL Server Developer
7 65 (18.52%) C# WCF Developer
7 65 (18.52%) WCF Developer
8 63 (17.95%) Senior Developer
9 60 (17.09%) ASP.NET Developer
10 59 (16.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 53 (15.10%) .NET Programmer
11 53 (15.10%) C# Programmer
11 53 (15.10%) Programmer
11 53 (15.10%) SQL Programmer
12 49 (13.96%) C# Software Developer
12 49 (13.96%) Software Developer
13 47 (13.39%) Senior .NET Developer
14 37 (10.54%) Lead Developer
15 34 (9.69%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (88.03%) .NET
2 205 (58.40%) ASP.NET
3 119 (33.90%) WinForms
4 107 (30.48%) .NET Framework
5 104 (29.63%) HTML
6 103 (29.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 91 (25.93%) Web Services
8 86 (24.50%) WPF
9 60 (17.09%) SOAP
10 56 (15.95%) ASP.NET Web API
11 53 (15.10%) jQuery
12 48 (13.68%) XML
12 48 (13.68%) XSLT
13 38 (10.83%) CSS
14 35 (9.97%) Entity Framework
15 34 (9.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 32 (9.12%) LINQ
17 31 (8.83%) WF
18 30 (8.55%) RESTful
18 30 (8.55%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.84%) Streaming Music
2 15 (4.27%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (2.85%) NHS
4 8 (2.28%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.71%) EFT
7 4 (1.14%) BBC
7 4 (1.14%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.14%) Social Media
8 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.85%) iPhone
8 3 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.85%) Tandem
9 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.28%) Telematics
10 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.84%) Windows
2 6 (1.71%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.85%) Android
4 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (41.60%) MVC
3 64 (18.23%) SOA
4 55 (15.67%) Software Engineering
5 47 (13.39%) TDD
6 45 (12.82%) DSDM
7 43 (12.25%) Dependency Injection
8 39 (11.11%) SDLC
9 36 (10.26%) OO
10 34 (9.69%) Automated Testing
10 34 (9.69%) UML
10 34 (9.69%) Web Application Development
11 33 (9.40%) RUP
12 32 (9.12%) Scrum
13 30 (8.55%) MVVM
13 30 (8.55%) Unit Testing
14 29 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
15 27 (7.69%) Service Delivery
16 26 (7.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 324 (92.31%) C#
2 156 (44.44%) SQL
3 105 (29.91%) T-SQL
4 86 (24.50%) JavaScript
5 50 (14.25%) PowerShell
6 37 (10.54%) Java
7 34 (9.69%) PL/SQL
7 34 (9.69%) VB.NET
8 26 (7.41%) C++
9 14 (3.99%) VB
10 10 (2.85%) VB6
11 4 (1.14%) Ruby
12 1 (0.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (2.85%) Degree
3 9 (2.56%) CCNA
3 9 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.56%) MCP
4 5 (1.42%) MCTS
5 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.71%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.56%) Nagios
1 9 (2.56%) OpenView
2 6 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 82 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 47 (13.39%) Oracle
3 15 (4.27%) AppDynamics
3 15 (4.27%) SolarWinds
4 7 (1.99%) Google
4 7 (1.99%) VMware
5 4 (1.14%) Apple
5 4 (1.14%) CODA
5 4 (1.14%) Facebook
5 4 (1.14%) Hyperion
5 4 (1.14%) Sage
5 4 (1.14%) Sony
5 4 (1.14%) Yahoo!
6 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.28%) OpenText
7 1 (0.28%) Unisys
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