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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 86 66 111
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +45
Permanent jobs citing WCF 130 166 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.78% 3.83% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.95% 9.72% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 110 129 80
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,100 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1636 1707 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.99% 39.35% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 1372 1423
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 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 29 January 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 -3 96 £40,000 +9.58% 19
Bradford +14 19 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Huddersfield -8 3 £31,500 -10.00% 5
Wakefield -10 3 £32,500 -3.70% 1
Halifax -1 2 - - 2
Castleford -1 2 £28,500 -1.72% 1
Dewsbury - 2 £40,000 -
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 311 (96.58%) .NET
2 304 (94.41%) C#
3 249 (77.33%) SQL Server
4 246 (76.40%) ASP.NET
5 198 (61.49%) MVC
6 165 (51.24%) Agile Software Development
7 157 (48.76%) SQL
8 134 (41.61%) HTML
9 127 (39.44%) Microsoft
10 115 (35.71%) JavaScript
11 113 (35.09%) .NET Framework
12 108 (33.54%) CSS
13 107 (33.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 98 (30.43%) WPF
15 90 (27.95%) jQuery
16 87 (27.02%) WinForms
17 80 (24.84%) Oracle
17 80 (24.84%) Windows
18 79 (24.53%) T-SQL
19 78 (24.22%) Web Services
20 77 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
21 67 (20.81%) VB.NET
22 64 (19.88%) Visual Studio
23 62 (19.25%) OO
24 61 (18.94%) TDD
25 58 (18.01%) MySQL
26 55 (17.08%) Scrum
26 55 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
27 53 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
27 53 (16.46%) MS Excel

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (15.22%) IIS
2 36 (11.18%) SharePoint
3 33 (10.25%) BizTalk Server
4 31 (9.63%) CMS
5 24 (7.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 23 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (2.48%) Umbraco
7 8 (2.48%) Kentico
8 5 (1.55%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.24%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.31%) Apache
Applications
1 53 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 23 (7.14%) Office 365
2 8 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (2.48%) Amazon S3
2 8 (2.48%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.17%) Intranet
1 7 (2.17%) Internet
2 5 (1.55%) FTP
3 2 (0.62%) LDAP
4 1 (0.31%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (77.33%) SQL Server
2 58 (18.01%) MySQL
3 53 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (7.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (6.83%) Big Data
7 17 (5.28%) Oracle Database
8 16 (4.97%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (4.66%) Relational Database
10 14 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (4.04%) Oracle9i Database
12 12 (3.73%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (2.48%) MongoDB
13 8 (2.48%) NoSQL
13 8 (2.48%) RavenDB
13 8 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (2.48%) RDBMS
13 8 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (2.48%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 64 (19.88%) Visual Studio
3 35 (10.87%) ReSharper
4 30 (9.32%) Moq
5 20 (6.21%) SoapUI
6 16 (4.97%) MSTest
6 16 (4.97%) NUnit
6 16 (4.97%) Selenium
6 16 (4.97%) SpecFlow
7 14 (4.35%) Subversion
8 12 (3.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (3.11%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (2.48%) Git (software)
10 8 (2.48%) LLBLGen Pro
10 8 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.93%) Toad
11 3 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.31%) MorphX
General
1 52 (16.15%) Finance
2 30 (9.32%) Retail
3 17 (5.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.55%) Banking
5 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.31%) Law
6 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 283 (87.89%) Developer
2 109 (33.85%) .NET Developer
3 99 (30.75%) Software Developer
4 74 (22.98%) Senior Developer
5 45 (13.98%) C# Developer
6 43 (13.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 42 (13.04%) Web Developer
8 31 (9.63%) Senior .NET Developer
9 29 (9.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
10 23 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
11 22 (6.83%) Software Engineer
12 19 (5.90%) C# Software Developer
13 17 (5.28%) ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (4.97%) C# Software Engineer
14 16 (4.97%) .NET Software Engineer
15 15 (4.66%) Lead Developer
16 14 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
17 11 (3.42%) Junior
17 11 (3.42%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (96.58%) .NET
2 246 (76.40%) ASP.NET
3 134 (41.61%) HTML
4 113 (35.09%) .NET Framework
5 108 (33.54%) CSS
6 107 (33.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 98 (30.43%) WPF
8 90 (27.95%) jQuery
9 87 (27.02%) WinForms
10 78 (24.22%) Web Services
11 52 (16.15%) XML
12 42 (13.04%) Ajax
13 38 (11.80%) HTML5
14 36 (11.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 35 (10.87%) REST
16 29 (9.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 23 (7.14%) XHTML
18 22 (6.83%) LINQ
19 21 (6.52%) Silverlight
19 21 (6.52%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.07%) NHS
2 19 (5.90%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.97%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.11%) N-Tier
6 3 (0.93%) iPhone
7 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.62%) W3C
8 1 (0.31%) Replication
8 1 (0.31%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 80 (24.84%) Windows
2 16 (4.97%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.11%) Android
4 4 (1.24%) UNIX
5 3 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (61.49%) MVC
2 165 (51.24%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (19.25%) OO
4 61 (18.94%) TDD
5 55 (17.08%) Scrum
5 55 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (15.84%) OOP
6 51 (15.84%) Software Engineering
7 40 (12.42%) Kanban
8 35 (10.87%) E-Commerce
9 33 (10.25%) Unit Testing
10 30 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (7.45%) CRM
12 24 (7.45%) Web Development
13 23 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
14 22 (6.83%) Analytics
14 22 (6.83%) Mentoring
15 20 (6.21%) Multithreading
16 16 (4.97%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 304 (94.41%) C#
2 157 (48.76%) SQL
3 115 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 79 (24.53%) T-SQL
5 67 (20.81%) VB.NET
6 30 (9.32%) VB
7 17 (5.28%) VB6
8 10 (3.11%) PHP
9 9 (2.80%) XAML
10 5 (1.55%) C
11 4 (1.24%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.24%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.93%) Java
12 3 (0.93%) C++
12 3 (0.93%) X++
13 2 (0.62%) XPath
14 1 (0.31%) Python
14 1 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (12.42%) Degree
2 34 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (7.14%) MCTS
3 23 (7.14%) MCP
3 23 (7.14%) MCAD
3 23 (7.14%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.55%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (6.83%) Hyper-V
2 9 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 127 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 80 (24.84%) Oracle
3 15 (4.66%) Apple
4 9 (2.80%) VMware
5 5 (1.55%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.55%) SAP
5 5 (1.55%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.55%) Google
6 3 (0.93%) Appcelerator
6 3 (0.93%) Sencha
6 3 (0.93%) Twitter
7 1 (0.31%) Progress
7 1 (0.31%) Avaya
7 1 (0.31%) Genesys
7 1 (0.31%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.31%) LexisNexis
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits + pensions
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ilkley
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago