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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 64 86 64
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Permanent jobs citing WCF 159 123 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.96% 2.75% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.37% 7.61% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 144 98 197
Median salary £42,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1533 1616 1803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.14% 36.15% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1321 1512
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 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 25 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 +36 112 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Halifax +16 22 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Huddersfield +9 14 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Bradford -14 5 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Wakefield -7 2 £33,250 +2.30%
Brighouse - 1 £48,000 -
Pudsey - 1 £40,000 -
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 313 (90.20%) .NET
2 302 (87.03%) C#
3 234 (67.44%) SQL Server
4 209 (60.23%) ASP.NET
5 197 (56.77%) Agile Software Development
6 194 (55.91%) MVC
7 153 (44.09%) SQL
8 129 (37.18%) Web Services
9 119 (34.29%) Microsoft
10 116 (33.43%) JavaScript
11 111 (31.99%) HTML
12 107 (30.84%) Finance
13 99 (28.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 97 (27.95%) .NET Framework
15 95 (27.38%) T-SQL
16 83 (23.92%) Visual Studio
17 76 (21.90%) SOAP
18 74 (21.33%) WPF
18 74 (21.33%) jQuery
19 71 (20.46%) ASP.NET Web API
20 70 (20.17%) Team Foundation Server
21 69 (19.88%) XML
22 67 (19.31%) WinForms
23 66 (19.02%) TDD
24 58 (16.71%) SDLC
25 56 (16.14%) Software Engineering
26 55 (15.85%) OO
27 54 (15.56%) Windows
28 53 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
29 52 (14.99%) MS Excel

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 (14.70%) IIS
2 32 (9.22%) SharePoint
3 21 (6.05%) Node.js
4 8 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.15%) CMS
6 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.29%) Apache
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 52 (14.99%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.44%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 50 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.61%) PaaS
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.75%) Internet
2 7 (2.02%) Extranet
2 7 (2.02%) Intranet
3 2 (0.58%) LDAP
4 1 (0.29%) FTP
4 1 (0.29%) SAN
4 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (67.44%) SQL Server
2 47 (13.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (7.78%) MySQL
6 23 (6.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (4.03%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.02%) OLAP
9 7 (2.02%) OLTP
10 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.86%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.86%) RavenDB
12 3 (0.86%) Redis
13 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 83 (23.92%) Visual Studio
2 70 (20.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (12.97%) NUnit
4 44 (12.68%) MSTest
5 31 (8.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 31 (8.93%) SoapUI
6 11 (3.17%) JIRA
6 11 (3.17%) Moq
6 11 (3.17%) Toad
7 8 (2.31%) MSBuild
7 8 (2.31%) ReSharper
7 8 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (2.31%) Selenium
7 8 (2.31%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.15%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.15%) NuGet
8 4 (1.15%) Subversion
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 107 (30.84%) Finance
2 3 (0.86%) Financial Institution
2 3 (0.86%) Legal
3 2 (0.58%) Back Office
3 2 (0.58%) Retail
4 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.29%) Marketing
4 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 241 (69.45%) Developer
2 195 (56.20%) .NET Developer
3 145 (41.79%) C# Developer
4 124 (35.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (16.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 56 (16.14%) Software Developer
7 53 (15.27%) SQL Developer
8 52 (14.99%) C# Software Developer
9 44 (12.68%) Senior Developer
10 41 (11.82%) .NET Software Developer
11 40 (11.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 40 (11.53%) Web Developer
12 38 (10.95%) Software Engineer
13 37 (10.66%) ASP.NET Developer
14 36 (10.37%) .NET Web Developer
14 36 (10.37%) C# Web Developer
15 35 (10.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 34 (9.80%) C# Software Engineer
17 32 (9.22%) SQL Server Developer
18 30 (8.65%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (90.20%) .NET
2 209 (60.23%) ASP.NET
3 129 (37.18%) Web Services
4 111 (31.99%) HTML
5 99 (28.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 97 (27.95%) .NET Framework
7 76 (21.90%) SOAP
8 74 (21.33%) jQuery
8 74 (21.33%) WPF
9 71 (20.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 69 (19.88%) XML
11 67 (19.31%) WinForms
12 51 (14.70%) Entity Framework
13 50 (14.41%) CSS
14 39 (11.24%) RESTful
15 38 (10.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 38 (10.95%) XSLT
16 32 (9.22%) LINQ
16 32 (9.22%) WF
17 30 (8.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.20%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.34%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.03%) Streaming Music
5 6 (1.73%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.44%) Social Media
7 4 (1.15%) BBC
7 4 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.15%) EFT
7 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.86%) iPad
9 2 (0.58%) Replication
10 1 (0.29%) Life Science
10 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.29%) NHS
10 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.56%) Windows
2 15 (4.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.29%) Android
4 1 (0.29%) Linux
4 1 (0.29%) Unix
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (56.77%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (55.91%) MVC
3 66 (19.02%) TDD
4 58 (16.71%) SDLC
5 56 (16.14%) Software Engineering
6 55 (15.85%) OO
7 53 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (13.54%) SOA
8 47 (13.54%) Web Development
9 46 (13.26%) Scrum
10 38 (10.95%) MVVM
11 33 (9.51%) DSDM
12 30 (8.65%) Dependency Injection
13 29 (8.36%) UML
14 27 (7.78%) ITIL
14 27 (7.78%) RUP
14 27 (7.78%) Service Delivery
14 27 (7.78%) Unit Testing
15 26 (7.49%) Web Application Development
16 25 (7.20%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 302 (87.03%) C#
2 153 (44.09%) SQL
3 116 (33.43%) JavaScript
4 95 (27.38%) T-SQL
5 47 (13.54%) PowerShell
6 41 (11.82%) VB.NET
7 36 (10.37%) PL/SQL
8 29 (8.36%) Java
9 25 (7.20%) C++
10 24 (6.92%) VB
11 11 (3.17%) VB6
12 4 (1.15%) Ruby
13 1 (0.29%) R
13 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (6.05%) Degree
3 14 (4.03%) CCNA
3 14 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (4.03%) MCP
4 10 (2.88%) MCTS
5 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
1 3 (0.86%) QA
1 3 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.59%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (4.03%) Nagios
1 14 (4.03%) OpenView
2 9 (2.59%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 119 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.51%) Oracle
3 23 (6.63%) AppDynamics
3 23 (6.63%) SolarWinds
4 9 (2.59%) VMware
5 8 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.73%) Telerik
7 5 (1.44%) Facebook
8 4 (1.15%) Apple
8 4 (1.15%) Google
8 4 (1.15%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.15%) Sony
8 4 (1.15%) Yahoo!
9 2 (0.58%) CODA
9 2 (0.58%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.58%) Sage
10 1 (0.29%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.29%) OpenText
10 1 (0.29%) Tableau
10 1 (0.29%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Innovative team, city centre
Posted: 2 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexible benefits, others
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago