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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 79 62 82
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 146 134 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.93% 3.72% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.79% 9.99% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 115 119 104
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1661 1341 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.34% 37.21% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1099 1395
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +3 115 £36,250 +0.69% 11
Bradford +1 14 £34,250 -14.37% 4
Wakefield -11 8 £37,500 -
Halifax -7 5 £45,000 +15.38%
Huddersfield -7 3 £31,000 -17.33% 2
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 340 (99.42%) .NET
2 296 (86.55%) C#
3 270 (78.95%) ASP.NET
4 259 (75.73%) SQL Server
5 211 (61.70%) MVC
6 145 (42.40%) SQL
7 144 (42.11%) HTML
8 141 (41.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 137 (40.06%) .NET Framework
10 121 (35.38%) WPF
11 117 (34.21%) JavaScript
12 116 (33.92%) jQuery
13 107 (31.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 105 (30.70%) Windows
15 104 (30.41%) CSS
15 104 (30.41%) Microsoft
16 94 (27.49%) Web Services
17 88 (25.73%) Scrum
18 85 (24.85%) TDD
19 79 (23.10%) Agile Software Development
20 78 (22.81%) Finance
21 76 (22.22%) Visual Studio
22 73 (21.35%) WinForms
23 71 (20.76%) XML
24 70 (20.47%) VB.NET
24 70 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
25 65 (19.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
26 58 (16.96%) MS Excel
27 55 (16.08%) Dependency Injection
28 51 (14.91%) Kanban

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (8.48%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (4.39%) IIS
3 10 (2.92%) CMS
4 9 (2.63%) NServiceBus
5 6 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.58%) Kentico
6 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 58 (16.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.46%) MS Office
3 3 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.46%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.58%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.75%) Intranet
1 6 (1.75%) Internet
2 3 (0.88%) HTTP
3 2 (0.58%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (75.73%) SQL Server
2 51 (14.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 38 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (9.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (8.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (4.97%) NoSQL
7 16 (4.68%) Relational Database
8 13 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (2.63%) MySQL
10 8 (2.34%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.46%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 76 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 43 (12.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (8.19%) MSTest
3 28 (8.19%) NUnit
4 26 (7.60%) Rhino Mocks
4 26 (7.60%) Moq
5 16 (4.68%) SpecFlow
6 10 (2.92%) Selenium
7 8 (2.34%) Subversion
8 7 (2.05%) JIRA
9 6 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (1.46%) ReSharper
10 5 (1.46%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.46%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.46%) Hudson
10 5 (1.46%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.88%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 78 (22.81%) Finance
2 22 (6.43%) Retail
3 17 (4.97%) Banking
4 4 (1.17%) Legal
5 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 294 (85.96%) Developer
2 209 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 116 (33.92%) C# Developer
4 105 (30.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 56 (16.37%) Senior Developer
6 46 (13.45%) Software Developer
7 38 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (10.82%) Web Developer
8 37 (10.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (9.94%) Senior .NET Developer
10 17 (4.97%) Senior C# Developer
10 17 (4.97%) Architect
11 16 (4.68%) Applications Developer
12 15 (4.39%) VB.NET Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Junior
12 15 (4.39%) Junior .NET Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Junior Developer
13 13 (3.80%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.80%) Senior Web Developer
14 12 (3.51%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (99.42%) .NET
2 270 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 144 (42.11%) HTML
4 141 (41.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 137 (40.06%) .NET Framework
6 121 (35.38%) WPF
7 116 (33.92%) jQuery
8 107 (31.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 104 (30.41%) CSS
10 94 (27.49%) Web Services
11 73 (21.35%) WinForms
12 71 (20.76%) XML
13 65 (19.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 37 (10.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 37 (10.82%) HTML5
15 31 (9.06%) Spring.NET
15 31 (9.06%) Castle Windsor
16 28 (8.19%) Razor View Engine
16 28 (8.19%) LINQ
17 27 (7.89%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.48%) Inversion of Control
2 19 (5.56%) Tandem
3 18 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.80%) NHS
5 11 (3.22%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.05%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.75%) DTV
9 5 (1.46%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.88%) W3C
11 2 (0.58%) Open Source
12 1 (0.29%) Wiki
12 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.29%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.29%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 105 (30.70%) Windows
2 8 (2.34%) Android
3 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (61.70%) MVC
2 88 (25.73%) Scrum
3 85 (24.85%) TDD
4 79 (23.10%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
6 55 (16.08%) Dependency Injection
7 51 (14.91%) Kanban
8 50 (14.62%) Web Development
9 46 (13.45%) Software Engineering
9 46 (13.45%) OO
10 45 (13.16%) MVVM
11 42 (12.28%) Unit Testing
12 38 (11.11%) OOP
13 26 (7.60%) Web Application Development
14 17 (4.97%) SOA
14 17 (4.97%) Workflow
15 16 (4.68%) CRM
16 14 (4.09%) RUP
16 14 (4.09%) Waterfall
17 13 (3.80%) UML
Programming Languages
1 296 (86.55%) C#
2 145 (42.40%) SQL
3 117 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 70 (20.47%) VB.NET
5 39 (11.40%) T-SQL
6 36 (10.53%) VB
7 29 (8.48%) VB6
8 15 (4.39%) VBScript
9 14 (4.09%) Java
10 13 (3.80%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.63%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.34%) C++
13 4 (1.17%) C
14 2 (0.58%) PHP
14 2 (0.58%) F#
14 2 (0.58%) XAML
15 1 (0.29%) Python
15 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (12.87%) Degree
2 5 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.29%) MCTS
3 1 (0.29%) MBCS
3 1 (0.29%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.75%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.29%) TickIT
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 104 (30.41%) Microsoft
2 49 (14.33%) Oracle
3 5 (1.46%) CODA
4 4 (1.17%) SAP
5 2 (0.58%) Perforce
6 1 (0.29%) VMware
6 1 (0.29%) Progress
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago