The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 75 63 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +29
Permanent jobs citing WCF 163 120 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.35% 3.36% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.40% 9.08% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 138 96 91
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1734 1321 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.65% 37.00% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1066 1268
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Yorkshire

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +14 119 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Bradford -3 11 £33,500 -10.66% 2
Wakefield -11 6 £37,500 - 1
Halifax -10 3 £45,000 +15.38%
Huddersfield -7 2 - - 1
Ilkley -2 1 £26,000 -3.70% 1
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 381 (99.48%) .NET
2 340 (88.77%) C#
3 310 (80.94%) ASP.NET
4 291 (75.98%) SQL Server
5 226 (59.01%) MVC
6 159 (41.51%) .NET Framework
7 158 (41.25%) HTML
8 152 (39.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 150 (39.16%) WPF
10 146 (38.12%) SQL
11 141 (36.81%) JavaScript
12 136 (35.51%) jQuery
13 129 (33.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 120 (31.33%) Windows
15 116 (30.29%) CSS
16 111 (28.98%) Microsoft
17 100 (26.11%) Scrum
18 98 (25.59%) TDD
19 92 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
20 90 (23.50%) WinForms
20 90 (23.50%) Web Services
21 79 (20.63%) Finance
22 78 (20.37%) VB.NET
22 78 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 77 (20.10%) Visual Studio
24 75 (19.58%) Continuous Integration
25 64 (16.71%) Dependency Injection
25 64 (16.71%) XML
26 59 (15.40%) MS Excel
27 58 (15.14%) Kanban

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (7.31%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (3.92%) IIS
3 11 (2.87%) CMS
4 8 (2.09%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.57%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.31%) Kentico
7 2 (0.52%) Tuxedo
7 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.52%) Node.js
8 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 59 (15.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.31%) MS Office
3 3 (0.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.31%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.52%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.57%) Intranet
1 6 (1.57%) Internet
2 3 (0.78%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (75.98%) SQL Server
2 53 (13.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 44 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (9.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 31 (8.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (4.96%) NoSQL
7 12 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.35%) MySQL
9 8 (2.09%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.31%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 77 (20.10%) Visual Studio
2 50 (13.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (9.14%) NUnit
4 34 (8.88%) MSTest
5 31 (8.09%) Rhino Mocks
5 31 (8.09%) Moq
6 12 (3.13%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.09%) Subversion
8 7 (1.83%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.83%) JIRA
8 7 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.57%) Selenium
10 5 (1.31%) Hudson
10 5 (1.31%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.31%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.04%) ReSharper
12 3 (0.78%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.52%) Toad
13 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 79 (20.63%) Finance
2 23 (6.01%) Retail
3 18 (4.70%) Banking
4 4 (1.04%) Legal
5 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 331 (86.42%) Developer
2 240 (62.66%) .NET Developer
3 134 (34.99%) C# Developer
4 121 (31.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 79 (20.63%) Senior Developer
6 51 (13.32%) Senior .NET Developer
6 51 (13.32%) Software Developer
7 41 (10.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (10.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 38 (9.92%) Web Developer
9 26 (6.79%) Senior C# Developer
10 21 (5.48%) Applications Developer
11 17 (4.44%) Senior Web Developer
12 16 (4.18%) Architect
13 15 (3.92%) VB.NET Developer
14 14 (3.66%) Junior Developer
14 14 (3.66%) Junior
14 14 (3.66%) Development Manager
15 13 (3.39%) Junior .NET Developer
16 12 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (99.48%) .NET
2 310 (80.94%) ASP.NET
3 159 (41.51%) .NET Framework
4 158 (41.25%) HTML
5 152 (39.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 150 (39.16%) WPF
7 136 (35.51%) jQuery
8 129 (33.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 116 (30.29%) CSS
10 90 (23.50%) WinForms
10 90 (23.50%) Web Services
11 78 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 64 (16.71%) XML
13 38 (9.92%) LINQ
13 38 (9.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 36 (9.40%) Spring.NET
14 36 (9.40%) HTML5
14 36 (9.40%) Castle Windsor
15 34 (8.88%) Razor View Engine
16 32 (8.36%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.88%) Inversion of Control
2 24 (6.27%) Tandem
2 24 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (3.92%) NHS
4 14 (3.66%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.61%) DTV
7 8 (2.09%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.78%) W3C
8 3 (0.78%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.52%) Open Source
9 2 (0.52%) Social Network
9 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.26%) Wiki
10 1 (0.26%) PKI
10 1 (0.26%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.26%) GIS
10 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 120 (31.33%) Windows
2 7 (1.83%) Android
3 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (59.01%) MVC
2 100 (26.11%) Scrum
3 98 (25.59%) TDD
4 92 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (19.58%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (16.71%) Dependency Injection
7 58 (15.14%) Kanban
8 56 (14.62%) Web Development
9 54 (14.10%) MVVM
10 48 (12.53%) OO
11 44 (11.49%) Unit Testing
12 38 (9.92%) OOP
13 37 (9.66%) Software Engineering
14 33 (8.62%) Web Application Development
15 23 (6.01%) Performance Testing
16 17 (4.44%) Workflow
16 17 (4.44%) BDD
17 16 (4.18%) CRM
17 16 (4.18%) SOA
18 15 (3.92%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 340 (88.77%) C#
2 146 (38.12%) SQL
3 141 (36.81%) JavaScript
4 78 (20.37%) VB.NET
5 43 (11.23%) T-SQL
6 41 (10.70%) VB
7 29 (7.57%) VB6
8 18 (4.70%) Java
9 16 (4.18%) VBScript
10 12 (3.13%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.87%) C++
12 6 (1.57%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.04%) C
13 4 (1.04%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 3 (0.78%) XAML
15 2 (0.52%) COBOL
15 2 (0.52%) Ruby
15 2 (0.52%) F#
16 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (10.97%) Degree
2 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.26%) MCTS
3 1 (0.26%) MBCS
3 1 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.39%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 111 (28.98%) Microsoft
2 51 (13.32%) Oracle
3 5 (1.31%) CODA
4 4 (1.04%) SAP
5 2 (0.52%) Micro Focus
5 2 (0.52%) Infragistics
5 2 (0.52%) Perforce
5 2 (0.52%) Facebook
5 2 (0.52%) Twitter
6 1 (0.26%) VMware
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £32,995 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago