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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 60 80 63
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 176 145 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.19% 3.09% 4.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.08% 8.78% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 161 123 199
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
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
1588 1651 1829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.84% 35.13% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1365 1498
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +25 119 £41,250 +3.12% 10
Halifax +16 29 £42,000 -6.66% 3
Huddersfield +12 12 £30,000 -13.04% 2
Bradford -19 8 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Wakefield +2 2 £33,250 +2.30%
Brighouse - 2 £36,500 -
Pudsey - 2 £40,000 -
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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.

1 325 (88.08%) .NET
2 324 (87.80%) C#
3 254 (68.83%) SQL Server
4 211 (57.18%) ASP.NET
5 199 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
6 188 (50.95%) MVC
7 158 (42.82%) SQL
8 131 (35.50%) Web Services
9 122 (33.06%) Microsoft
10 118 (31.98%) JavaScript
11 114 (30.89%) Finance
12 109 (29.54%) HTML
13 106 (28.73%) .NET Framework
14 103 (27.91%) T-SQL
15 99 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 90 (24.39%) Visual Studio
17 82 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
18 81 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
19 75 (20.33%) SOAP
20 73 (19.78%) WPF
21 72 (19.51%) XML
22 71 (19.24%) WinForms
23 66 (17.89%) jQuery
24 61 (16.53%) TDD
25 60 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
26 57 (15.45%) MS Excel
27 55 (14.91%) PowerShell
28 54 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 54 (14.63%) SOA
28 54 (14.63%) 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 51 (13.82%) IIS
2 36 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.50%) Node.js
4 13 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.08%) CMS
6 3 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 57 (15.45%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.36%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 60 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.79%) PaaS
3 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.25%) Internet
2 9 (2.44%) Intranet
3 8 (2.17%) Extranet
4 2 (0.54%) LDAP
5 1 (0.27%) FTP
5 1 (0.27%) SAN
5 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (68.83%) SQL Server
2 54 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (8.13%) MySQL
4 27 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (7.05%) SQL Server 2014
6 24 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.17%) OLAP
9 8 (2.17%) OLTP
10 4 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.81%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.81%) RavenDB
11 3 (0.81%) Redis
12 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.27%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 90 (24.39%) Visual Studio
2 82 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (13.01%) NUnit
4 47 (12.74%) MSTest
5 38 (10.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 34 (9.21%) SoapUI
7 12 (3.25%) ReSharper
8 11 (2.98%) JIRA
8 11 (2.98%) MSBuild
8 11 (2.98%) Selenium
8 11 (2.98%) SpecFlow
8 11 (2.98%) Toad
9 10 (2.71%) Moq
10 7 (1.90%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (1.90%) Subversion
11 6 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (1.36%) Git (software)
13 4 (1.08%) NuGet
14 2 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 114 (30.89%) Finance
2 6 (1.63%) Financial Institution
3 3 (0.81%) Back Office
3 3 (0.81%) Legal
4 2 (0.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 262 (71.00%) Developer
2 202 (54.74%) .NET Developer
3 163 (44.17%) C# Developer
4 131 (35.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (20.33%) SQL Developer
6 63 (17.07%) Software Developer
7 59 (15.99%) C# Software Developer
8 56 (15.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 50 (13.55%) SQL Server Developer
10 46 (12.47%) Senior Developer
11 43 (11.65%) Senior .NET Developer
11 43 (11.65%) Web Developer
12 39 (10.57%) .NET Software Developer
12 39 (10.57%) .NET Web Developer
12 39 (10.57%) ASP.NET Developer
12 39 (10.57%) C# Web Developer
13 38 (10.30%) Software Engineer
14 37 (10.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 34 (9.21%) C# Software Engineer
16 31 (8.40%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (88.08%) .NET
2 211 (57.18%) ASP.NET
3 131 (35.50%) Web Services
4 109 (29.54%) HTML
5 106 (28.73%) .NET Framework
6 99 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 81 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 75 (20.33%) SOAP
9 73 (19.78%) WPF
10 72 (19.51%) XML
11 71 (19.24%) WinForms
12 66 (17.89%) jQuery
13 54 (14.63%) Entity Framework
14 45 (12.20%) CSS
15 43 (11.65%) XSLT
16 39 (10.57%) RESTful
17 38 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 34 (9.21%) LINQ
18 34 (9.21%) WF
19 31 (8.40%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.23%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.69%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.61%) Streaming Music
5 6 (1.63%) EFT
5 6 (1.63%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.08%) BBC
7 4 (1.08%) Social Media
8 3 (0.81%) iPad
9 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.27%) Life Science
10 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.27%) Replication
10 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.28%) Windows
2 15 (4.07%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.27%) Android
4 1 (0.27%) Linux
4 1 (0.27%) Unix
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (50.95%) MVC
3 61 (16.53%) TDD
4 54 (14.63%) SOA
5 53 (14.36%) Software Engineering
6 52 (14.09%) SDLC
7 51 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (13.55%) Web Development
9 49 (13.28%) OO
10 44 (11.92%) Scrum
11 37 (10.03%) DSDM
11 37 (10.03%) MVVM
12 35 (9.49%) Dependency Injection
13 31 (8.40%) UML
14 29 (7.86%) RUP
15 28 (7.59%) DevOps
15 28 (7.59%) Service Delivery
15 28 (7.59%) Unit Testing
15 28 (7.59%) Web Application Development
16 27 (7.32%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 324 (87.80%) C#
2 158 (42.82%) SQL
3 118 (31.98%) JavaScript
4 103 (27.91%) T-SQL
5 55 (14.91%) PowerShell
6 40 (10.84%) VB.NET
7 37 (10.03%) PL/SQL
8 34 (9.21%) Java
9 26 (7.05%) C++
10 23 (6.23%) VB
11 11 (2.98%) VB6
12 4 (1.08%) Ruby
13 1 (0.27%) R
13 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (5.42%) Degree
3 14 (3.79%) CCNA
3 14 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (3.79%) MCP
4 10 (2.71%) MCTS
5 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.81%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (2.44%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (3.79%) Nagios
1 14 (3.79%) OpenView
2 9 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 122 (33.06%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.11%) Oracle
3 23 (6.23%) AppDynamics
3 23 (6.23%) SolarWinds
4 9 (2.44%) VMware
5 8 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.08%) Apple
6 4 (1.08%) Facebook
6 4 (1.08%) Google
6 4 (1.08%) Sony
6 4 (1.08%) Yahoo!
7 3 (0.81%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.54%) CODA
8 2 (0.54%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.54%) Sage
8 2 (0.54%) Telerik
9 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.27%) hybris
9 1 (0.27%) OpenText
9 1 (0.27%) Unisys
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Good bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Innovative team, city centre
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rark Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive+bens+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ilkley
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexi-time, home working
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago