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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 87 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 124 213 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.77% 4.24% 3.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.46% 11.79% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 99 198 109
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1662 1806 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.09% 35.99% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1516 1176
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 -18 82 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Bradford -8 21 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Halifax +16 9 £45,000 - 1
Wakefield +3 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Huddersfield -5 2 £37,250 -4.48% 3
Keighley - 1 £25,000 - 1
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 273 (98.20%) .NET
2 253 (91.01%) C#
3 213 (76.62%) SQL Server
4 193 (69.42%) ASP.NET
5 168 (60.43%) SQL
6 163 (58.63%) MVC
7 150 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
8 119 (42.81%) .NET Framework
9 106 (38.13%) Microsoft
9 106 (38.13%) HTML
10 96 (34.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 95 (34.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 94 (33.81%) JavaScript
13 84 (30.22%) T-SQL
14 80 (28.78%) TDD
15 78 (28.06%) Oracle
16 77 (27.70%) WPF
17 75 (26.98%) Windows
18 74 (26.62%) WinForms
19 63 (22.66%) MySQL
19 63 (22.66%) jQuery
20 62 (22.30%) CSS
21 61 (21.94%) Visual Studio
22 56 (20.14%) Web Services
22 56 (20.14%) Software Engineering
23 53 (19.06%) OOP
24 51 (18.35%) VB.NET
25 50 (17.99%) Finance
26 49 (17.63%) IIS
27 45 (16.19%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 49 (17.63%) IIS
2 40 (14.39%) BizTalk Server
3 30 (10.79%) SharePoint
4 14 (5.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (5.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (3.96%) CMS
6 10 (3.60%) Kentico
7 7 (2.52%) Node.js
8 2 (0.72%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.72%) SAS
9 1 (0.36%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) Drupal
9 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.36%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 38 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.04%) Office 365
3 12 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.60%) Amazon SQS
4 10 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.60%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.36%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.52%) Internet
2 6 (2.16%) FTP
3 2 (0.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (76.62%) SQL Server
2 63 (22.66%) MySQL
3 37 (13.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (12.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (6.47%) Big Data
6 17 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (5.76%) MongoDB
8 13 (4.68%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (3.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (3.60%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (3.60%) NoSQL
9 10 (3.60%) RavenDB
9 10 (3.60%) RDBMS
10 9 (3.24%) Oracle Database
11 8 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (2.52%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (2.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 95 (34.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 61 (21.94%) Visual Studio
3 30 (10.79%) ReSharper
4 26 (9.35%) Subversion
5 24 (8.63%) Moq
6 20 (7.19%) MSTest
6 20 (7.19%) NUnit
7 18 (6.47%) SoapUI
8 12 (4.32%) Git (software)
9 10 (3.60%) Selenium
9 10 (3.60%) LLBLGen Pro
9 10 (3.60%) SpecFlow
9 10 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (2.16%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.72%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.72%) TortoiseSVN
13 1 (0.36%) MorphX
General
1 50 (17.99%) Finance
2 32 (11.51%) Retail
3 16 (5.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (4.68%) Games
5 3 (1.08%) Legal
6 2 (0.72%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 230 (82.73%) Developer
2 112 (40.29%) .NET Developer
3 89 (32.01%) Senior Developer
4 86 (30.94%) Software Developer
5 40 (14.39%) Senior .NET Developer
6 30 (10.79%) Senior Software Developer
7 23 (8.27%) C# Developer
8 22 (7.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (7.19%) .NET Software Developer
10 17 (6.12%) Software Engineer
11 14 (5.04%) SharePoint Developer
12 12 (4.32%) Architect
13 11 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (3.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (3.60%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (3.60%) .NET Software Engineer
15 9 (3.24%) Junior Developer
15 9 (3.24%) Junior
15 9 (3.24%) VB.NET Developer
16 8 (2.88%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (98.20%) .NET
2 193 (69.42%) ASP.NET
3 119 (42.81%) .NET Framework
4 106 (38.13%) HTML
5 96 (34.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 77 (27.70%) WPF
7 74 (26.62%) WinForms
8 63 (22.66%) jQuery
9 62 (22.30%) CSS
10 56 (20.14%) Web Services
11 45 (16.19%) HTML5
12 43 (15.47%) Ajax
13 41 (14.75%) Entity Framework
14 37 (13.31%) LINQ
15 34 (12.23%) XML
16 29 (10.43%) ASP.NET Web API
17 28 (10.07%) REST
18 27 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 27 (9.71%) NHibernate
19 26 (9.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.99%) Mobile App
2 20 (7.19%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (6.47%) Private Cloud
4 16 (5.76%) NHS
5 14 (5.04%) E-Learning
6 10 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.24%) iPhone
8 8 (2.88%) Tandem
9 7 (2.52%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.16%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.80%) Animation
12 4 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (1.44%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.72%) EFT
13 2 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
14 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.36%) RIA
14 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 75 (26.98%) Windows
2 28 (10.07%) Android
3 14 (5.04%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.44%) UNIX
6 2 (0.72%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (58.63%) MVC
2 150 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (28.78%) TDD
4 56 (20.14%) Software Engineering
5 53 (19.06%) OOP
6 43 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (12.95%) OO
8 35 (12.59%) Scrum
9 24 (8.63%) CRM
10 22 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (6.47%) Analytics
12 17 (6.12%) BDD
13 16 (5.76%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (5.76%) E-Commerce
14 15 (5.40%) OOA/OOD
14 15 (5.40%) Migration
14 15 (5.40%) SOA
14 15 (5.40%) Kanban
14 15 (5.40%) Unit Testing
15 14 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 253 (91.01%) C#
2 168 (60.43%) SQL
3 94 (33.81%) JavaScript
4 84 (30.22%) T-SQL
5 51 (18.35%) VB.NET
6 22 (7.91%) VB
7 9 (3.24%) C++
8 8 (2.88%) PHP
9 6 (2.16%) XAML
10 5 (1.80%) VB6
11 4 (1.44%) Java
12 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.72%) XPath
13 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.72%) VBA
14 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.36%) Delphi
14 1 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (8.27%) Degree
3 15 (5.40%) MCTS
4 14 (5.04%) MCP
4 14 (5.04%) MCAD
4 14 (5.04%) MCSD
5 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.60%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (6.47%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.80%) UAG
2 5 (1.80%) ISA Server
3 4 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.80%) SCCM
1 5 (1.80%) SCOM
Vendors
1 106 (38.13%) Microsoft
2 78 (28.06%) Oracle
3 14 (5.04%) Apple
4 9 (3.24%) Google
5 6 (2.16%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.44%) VMware
7 2 (0.72%) Alterian
7 2 (0.72%) DevExpress
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on level of experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical, life
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + healthcare, pension, other benefits.
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago