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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 60 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 145 190 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.99% 4.29% 4.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.88% 9.81% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 143 180 172
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
1333 1937 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.71% 43.70% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1642 1433
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +1 105 £47,500 - 10
Halifax +7 20 £50,000 -6.97% 1
Huddersfield +6 10 £21,000 -30.00% 2
Bradford +2 7 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Castleford - 2 £33,000 -
Wakefield -1 1 £45,000 +21.62% 1
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 301 (95.25%) C#
2 298 (94.30%) .NET
3 218 (68.99%) MVC
4 207 (65.51%) SQL Server
5 204 (64.56%) ASP.NET
6 184 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
7 141 (44.62%) SQL
8 128 (40.51%) Finance
9 127 (40.19%) HTML
10 118 (37.34%) Web Services
11 113 (35.76%) WPF
11 113 (35.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 102 (32.28%) jQuery
13 100 (31.65%) T-SQL
14 99 (31.33%) Software Engineering
15 82 (25.95%) JavaScript
16 81 (25.63%) .NET Framework
17 80 (25.32%) SOAP
18 79 (25.00%) Visual Studio
19 73 (23.10%) CSS
20 70 (22.15%) Microsoft
21 66 (20.89%) TDD
22 61 (19.30%) Scrum
23 58 (18.35%) WinForms
23 58 (18.35%) Team Foundation Server
24 52 (16.46%) SDLC
25 51 (16.14%) LINQ
26 49 (15.51%) OO
27 48 (15.19%) XML
28 43 (13.61%) Node.js

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 16 (5.06%) IIS
2 6 (1.90%) CMS
3 3 (0.95%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.63%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 19 (6.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.16%) PaaS
2 10 (3.16%) SaaS
3 5 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.85%) LDAP
2 3 (0.95%) Extranet
2 3 (0.95%) Intranet
3 2 (0.63%) Firewall
3 2 (0.63%) Internet
3 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.32%) Skype
4 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (65.51%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (9.18%) MySQL
4 27 (8.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.95%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (0.95%) OLAP
8 3 (0.95%) OLTP
8 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 79 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 58 (18.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (10.13%) NUnit
4 31 (9.81%) MSTest
5 28 (8.86%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (4.43%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.90%) JIRA
8 5 (1.58%) JIRA Agile
8 5 (1.58%) Moq
8 5 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.58%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.27%) NuGet
10 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.32%) Toad
General
1 128 (40.51%) Finance
2 6 (1.90%) Manufacturing
2 6 (1.90%) Retail
3 4 (1.27%) Back Office
3 4 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.32%) Legal
4 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 247 (78.16%) Developer
2 222 (70.25%) .NET Developer
3 125 (39.56%) C# Developer
4 119 (37.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 70 (22.15%) Senior Developer
6 67 (21.20%) .NET Software Developer
6 67 (21.20%) Senior .NET Developer
7 65 (20.57%) Software Developer
8 51 (16.14%) Software Engineer
9 49 (15.51%) Senior C# Developer
10 48 (15.19%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 46 (14.56%) C# Software Developer
12 42 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 41 (12.97%) .NET Software Engineer
14 40 (12.66%) ASP.NET Developer
15 39 (12.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 37 (11.71%) Senior Software Developer
17 36 (11.39%) C# Software Engineer
17 36 (11.39%) Senior .NET Software Developer
18 31 (9.81%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (94.30%) .NET
2 204 (64.56%) ASP.NET
3 127 (40.19%) HTML
4 118 (37.34%) Web Services
5 113 (35.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 113 (35.76%) WPF
6 102 (32.28%) jQuery
7 81 (25.63%) .NET Framework
8 80 (25.32%) SOAP
9 73 (23.10%) CSS
10 58 (18.35%) WinForms
11 51 (16.14%) LINQ
12 48 (15.19%) XML
13 43 (13.61%) Node.js
14 42 (13.29%) AngularJS
15 40 (12.66%) Entity Framework
16 36 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 32 (10.13%) WF
18 31 (9.81%) ASP.NET Web API
18 31 (9.81%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.23%) Streaming Music
2 18 (5.70%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.85%) Data Integration
4 9 (2.85%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (1.58%) User Experience
6 4 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.27%) NHS
7 3 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.32%) CESG
9 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.97%) Windows
2 3 (0.95%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.63%) Android
3 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.32%) Linux
4 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (68.99%) MVC
2 184 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (31.33%) Software Engineering
4 66 (20.89%) TDD
5 61 (19.30%) Scrum
6 52 (16.46%) SDLC
7 49 (15.51%) OO
8 40 (12.66%) Web Development
9 38 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (10.44%) SOA
11 32 (10.13%) Dependency Injection
11 32 (10.13%) Mentoring
11 32 (10.13%) Waterfall
12 31 (9.81%) MVVM
12 31 (9.81%) UML
13 30 (9.49%) Service Delivery
13 30 (9.49%) Web Application Development
14 26 (8.23%) Domain-Driven Design
14 26 (8.23%) DSDM
14 26 (8.23%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 301 (95.25%) C#
2 141 (44.62%) SQL
3 100 (31.65%) T-SQL
4 82 (25.95%) JavaScript
5 39 (12.34%) Java
6 32 (10.13%) PL/SQL
7 28 (8.86%) C++
8 20 (6.33%) VB.NET
9 16 (5.06%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.95%) PHP
10 3 (0.95%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.95%) VB
11 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.63%) Perl
11 2 (0.63%) Python
12 1 (0.32%) Ruby
12 1 (0.32%) VB6
12 1 (0.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (8.23%) Degree
2 9 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.27%) MCP
3 4 (1.27%) MCPD
4 1 (0.32%) CISSP
4 1 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.70%) PCI DSS
2 16 (5.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.95%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (0.95%) OpenView
2 2 (0.63%) Nagios
3 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 70 (22.15%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.39%) Oracle
3 8 (2.53%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.27%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.27%) Xamarin
5 3 (0.95%) CA
5 3 (0.95%) Cisco
5 3 (0.95%) SolarWinds
6 2 (0.63%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.32%) F5
7 1 (0.32%) HP
7 1 (0.32%) Telerik
7 1 (0.32%) Twitter
7 1 (0.32%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 40,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Subsidium Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Dependent on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago