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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 61 76 95
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 204 136 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.97% 3.27% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.72% 8.21% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 173 107 82
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1740 1657 1702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.87% 39.83% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1411 1485
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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
(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 +5 112 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Bradford +14 50 £33,500 -40.44% 2
Wakefield -1 17 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Halifax +1 6 £45,000 - 1
Castleford - 5 £28,500 - 2
Huddersfield -3 4 £50,000 +33.33% 4
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 337 (97.12%) .NET
2 317 (91.35%) C#
3 278 (80.12%) ASP.NET
4 257 (74.06%) SQL Server
5 228 (65.71%) MVC
6 161 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
7 153 (44.09%) SQL
8 133 (38.33%) HTML
8 133 (38.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 124 (35.73%) Microsoft
10 114 (32.85%) JavaScript
10 114 (32.85%) CSS
11 107 (30.84%) WPF
12 106 (30.55%) .NET Framework
13 101 (29.11%) jQuery
14 88 (25.36%) Web Services
15 85 (24.50%) WinForms
16 80 (23.05%) Windows
17 75 (21.61%) TDD
18 71 (20.46%) VB.NET
19 66 (19.02%) Scrum
19 66 (19.02%) Continuous Integration
20 65 (18.73%) Oracle
21 61 (17.58%) Visual Studio
22 60 (17.29%) T-SQL
23 59 (17.00%) XML
23 59 (17.00%) MS Excel
24 56 (16.14%) Finance
24 56 (16.14%) Team Foundation Server
25 55 (15.85%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 36 (10.37%) BizTalk Server
2 35 (10.09%) IIS
3 30 (8.65%) CMS
4 25 (7.20%) SharePoint
5 16 (4.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (4.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (2.59%) NServiceBus
7 9 (2.59%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.73%) Kentico
9 5 (1.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 59 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.15%) MS Office
3 3 (0.86%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (6.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (4.03%) Office 365
2 6 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.73%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (1.73%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.88%) Intranet
1 10 (2.88%) Internet
2 2 (0.58%) FTP
3 1 (0.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (74.06%) SQL Server
2 47 (13.54%) MySQL
2 47 (13.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 46 (13.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (7.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (5.76%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (5.19%) Oracle Database
8 15 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (3.17%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.17%) Big Data
10 10 (2.88%) NoSQL
11 9 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (2.59%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.73%) RavenDB
12 6 (1.73%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 61 (17.58%) Visual Studio
2 56 (16.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (8.07%) Moq
4 22 (6.34%) MSTest
4 22 (6.34%) ReSharper
5 21 (6.05%) SpecFlow
6 20 (5.76%) NUnit
7 19 (5.48%) Rhino Mocks
8 16 (4.61%) Selenium
9 11 (3.17%) Subversion
10 10 (2.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 9 (2.59%) SoapUI
12 8 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (2.02%) Git (software)
14 6 (1.73%) LLBLGen Pro
15 5 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
16 3 (0.86%) Toad
16 3 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
16 3 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
16 3 (0.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 56 (16.14%) Finance
2 26 (7.49%) Retail
3 11 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.59%) Banking
5 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.29%) Back Office
6 1 (0.29%) Law
6 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 307 (88.47%) Developer
2 133 (38.33%) .NET Developer
3 96 (27.67%) Software Developer
4 61 (17.58%) C# Developer
5 56 (16.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 54 (15.56%) Senior Developer
7 50 (14.41%) Web Developer
8 37 (10.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 29 (8.36%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (6.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (5.48%) Software Engineer
12 16 (4.61%) C# Software Developer
13 15 (4.32%) SharePoint Developer
13 15 (4.32%) Lead Developer
14 14 (4.03%) Junior Developer
14 14 (4.03%) Senior Software Developer
14 14 (4.03%) Junior
15 12 (3.46%) C# Software Engineer
15 12 (3.46%) Senior Web Developer
15 12 (3.46%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (97.12%) .NET
2 278 (80.12%) ASP.NET
3 133 (38.33%) HTML
3 133 (38.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 114 (32.85%) CSS
5 107 (30.84%) WPF
6 106 (30.55%) .NET Framework
7 101 (29.11%) jQuery
8 88 (25.36%) Web Services
9 85 (24.50%) WinForms
10 59 (17.00%) XML
11 53 (15.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 38 (10.95%) HTML5
13 36 (10.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 35 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 30 (8.65%) Castle Windsor
16 26 (7.49%) Ajax
17 24 (6.92%) XHTML
17 24 (6.92%) Spring.NET
18 23 (6.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.92%) NHS
2 20 (5.76%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.46%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.46%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.02%) Tandem
6 4 (1.15%) W3C
7 3 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.86%) iPhone
8 2 (0.58%) User Experience
8 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.29%) Replication
9 1 (0.29%) Wiki
9 1 (0.29%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.29%) PKI
9 1 (0.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 80 (23.05%) Windows
2 10 (2.88%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.59%) Android
4 3 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (65.71%) MVC
2 161 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (21.61%) TDD
4 66 (19.02%) Scrum
4 66 (19.02%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (15.85%) OO
6 53 (15.27%) Kanban
7 50 (14.41%) Dependency Injection
8 46 (13.26%) OOP
9 44 (12.68%) Software Engineering
10 40 (11.53%) Unit Testing
11 36 (10.37%) Web Development
12 29 (8.36%) E-Commerce
13 28 (8.07%) MVVM
13 28 (8.07%) Mentoring
14 23 (6.63%) Web Application Development
14 23 (6.63%) CRM
15 19 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (4.03%) OOA/OOD
16 14 (4.03%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 317 (91.35%) C#
2 153 (44.09%) SQL
3 114 (32.85%) JavaScript
4 71 (20.46%) VB.NET
5 60 (17.29%) T-SQL
6 38 (10.95%) VB
7 26 (7.49%) VB6
8 9 (2.59%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.73%) PHP
10 5 (1.44%) C
10 5 (1.44%) XAML
11 4 (1.15%) Java
12 3 (0.86%) C++
12 3 (0.86%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.86%) X++
13 1 (0.29%) VBScript
13 1 (0.29%) Python
13 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (12.97%) Degree
2 23 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.03%) MCTS
3 14 (4.03%) MCP
3 14 (4.03%) MCAD
3 14 (4.03%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.86%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (3.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 124 (35.73%) Microsoft
2 65 (18.73%) Oracle
3 9 (2.59%) Apple
4 8 (2.31%) SAP
5 5 (1.44%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.44%) VMware
5 5 (1.44%) Google
5 5 (1.44%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.86%) Sencha
6 3 (0.86%) Appcelerator
6 3 (0.86%) Twitter
7 1 (0.29%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.29%) Progress
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco
7 1 (0.29%) Avaya
7 1 (0.29%) Genesys
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependent upon level of experience
Posted: 21 days ago