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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 60 74 102
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +28
Permanent jobs citing WCF 186 144 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.86% 3.39% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.86% 8.79% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 156 113 78
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,700 £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
1713 1638 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.58% 38.61% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1365 1486
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 18 December 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 December 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 +19 115 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Bradford +17 36 £35,000 -37.77% 1
Wakefield -5 13 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Castleford +2 4 £28,500 -1.72% 1
Halifax +2 4 £42,500 -
Huddersfield -6 2 £29,500 -15.71% 1
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 330 (97.63%) .NET
2 315 (93.20%) C#
3 272 (80.47%) ASP.NET
4 255 (75.44%) SQL Server
5 215 (63.61%) MVC
6 165 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
7 157 (46.45%) SQL
8 136 (40.24%) HTML
9 126 (37.28%) Microsoft
10 124 (36.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 114 (33.73%) JavaScript
12 112 (33.14%) CSS
13 110 (32.54%) WPF
13 110 (32.54%) .NET Framework
14 97 (28.70%) jQuery
15 86 (25.44%) WinForms
16 84 (24.85%) Windows
17 80 (23.67%) Web Services
18 70 (20.71%) T-SQL
18 70 (20.71%) Oracle
18 70 (20.71%) TDD
19 69 (20.41%) VB.NET
20 62 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
21 61 (18.05%) Team Foundation Server
21 61 (18.05%) Scrum
21 61 (18.05%) Visual Studio
22 60 (17.75%) MS Excel
23 57 (16.86%) OO
24 55 (16.27%) XML
25 52 (15.38%) MySQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 40 (11.83%) IIS
2 32 (9.47%) BizTalk Server
3 30 (8.88%) CMS
3 30 (8.88%) SharePoint
4 20 (5.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (5.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.66%) NServiceBus
6 9 (2.66%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.78%) Kentico
8 5 (1.48%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 60 (17.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.89%) InfoPath
2 3 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (6.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (5.33%) Office 365
2 6 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.78%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (1.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.66%) Intranet
1 9 (2.66%) Internet
2 1 (0.30%) LDAP
2 1 (0.30%) FTP
2 1 (0.30%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (75.44%) SQL Server
2 52 (15.38%) MySQL
3 46 (13.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (13.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (6.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (5.92%) Relational Database
7 18 (5.33%) Oracle Database
7 18 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (5.03%) Big Data
9 15 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (3.25%) RDBMS
11 10 (2.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (2.96%) Oracle9i Database
12 8 (2.37%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.78%) RavenDB
13 6 (1.78%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 61 (18.05%) Visual Studio
1 61 (18.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (8.88%) Moq
2 30 (8.88%) ReSharper
3 21 (6.21%) SpecFlow
4 20 (5.92%) MSTest
5 19 (5.62%) Selenium
6 18 (5.33%) NUnit
7 15 (4.44%) Rhino Mocks
7 15 (4.44%) SoapUI
8 11 (3.25%) Subversion
8 11 (3.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (2.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (1.78%) LLBLGen Pro
10 6 (1.78%) Git (software)
11 5 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.89%) Toad
12 3 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 50 (14.79%) Finance
2 30 (8.88%) Retail
3 17 (5.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.07%) Banking
5 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.30%) Back Office
6 1 (0.30%) Law
6 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 301 (89.05%) Developer
2 122 (36.09%) .NET Developer
3 103 (30.47%) Software Developer
4 62 (18.34%) Senior Developer
5 53 (15.68%) C# Developer
6 51 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 49 (14.50%) Web Developer
8 36 (10.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 26 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (6.21%) Software Engineer
11 19 (5.62%) Senior Software Developer
11 19 (5.62%) SharePoint Developer
12 17 (5.03%) C# Software Developer
13 16 (4.73%) Lead Developer
14 14 (4.14%) C# Software Engineer
14 14 (4.14%) .NET Software Engineer
15 13 (3.85%) Junior Developer
15 13 (3.85%) Junior
16 12 (3.55%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (97.63%) .NET
2 272 (80.47%) ASP.NET
3 136 (40.24%) HTML
4 124 (36.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 112 (33.14%) CSS
6 110 (32.54%) .NET Framework
6 110 (32.54%) WPF
7 97 (28.70%) jQuery
8 86 (25.44%) WinForms
9 80 (23.67%) Web Services
10 55 (16.27%) XML
11 42 (12.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 38 (11.24%) HTML5
13 34 (10.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 32 (9.47%) REST
14 32 (9.47%) Ajax
15 28 (8.28%) Castle Windsor
15 28 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 24 (7.10%) XHTML
17 20 (5.92%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.58%) NHS
2 18 (5.33%) Inversion of Control
3 15 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.55%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.96%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.48%) Tandem
7 3 (0.89%) W3C
7 3 (0.89%) iPhone
8 2 (0.59%) User Experience
8 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.59%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.30%) Wiki
9 1 (0.30%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.30%) PKI
9 1 (0.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 84 (24.85%) Windows
2 16 (4.73%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.37%) Android
4 3 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (63.61%) MVC
2 165 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (20.71%) TDD
4 62 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (18.05%) Scrum
6 57 (16.86%) OO
7 51 (15.09%) Kanban
8 50 (14.79%) OOP
9 45 (13.31%) Software Engineering
10 44 (13.02%) Dependency Injection
11 38 (11.24%) Unit Testing
12 35 (10.36%) E-Commerce
13 31 (9.17%) Web Development
14 25 (7.40%) Mentoring
14 25 (7.40%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (7.10%) MVVM
16 23 (6.80%) CRM
17 19 (5.62%) Web Application Development
18 18 (5.33%) OOA/OOD
19 17 (5.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 315 (93.20%) C#
2 157 (46.45%) SQL
3 114 (33.73%) JavaScript
4 70 (20.71%) T-SQL
5 69 (20.41%) VB.NET
6 36 (10.65%) VB
7 25 (7.40%) VB6
8 9 (2.66%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.37%) PHP
10 7 (2.07%) XAML
11 5 (1.48%) C
12 3 (0.89%) X++
12 3 (0.89%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.89%) C++
12 3 (0.89%) Java
13 1 (0.30%) Perl
13 1 (0.30%) XPath
13 1 (0.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (13.02%) Degree
2 28 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (5.33%) MCTS
3 18 (5.33%) MCP
3 18 (5.33%) MCAD
3 18 (5.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.89%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (5.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 126 (37.28%) Microsoft
2 70 (20.71%) Oracle
3 15 (4.44%) Apple
4 7 (2.07%) VMware
5 5 (1.48%) Google
5 5 (1.48%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.48%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.48%) SAP
6 3 (0.89%) Sencha
6 3 (0.89%) Appcelerator
6 3 (0.89%) Twitter
7 1 (0.30%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.30%) Progress
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco
7 1 (0.30%) Avaya
7 1 (0.30%) Genesys
Ilkley
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-23,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Phone.
Posted: 13 days ago
Wakefield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Huddersfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 23 days ago