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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 79 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 160 135 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.15% 3.58% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.90% 9.22% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 133 124 110
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,864 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +6.30%
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
1616 1465 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.82% 38.86% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1235 1457
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -2 97 £35,500 -1.73% 26
Bradford +4 36 £33,500 -37.67% 1
Wakefield -5 15 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Halifax -1 4 £47,500 +21.79%
Huddersfield -3 4 £40,500 +8.00% 2
Castleford - 2 £28,500 -
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 350 (98.87%) .NET
2 315 (88.98%) C#
3 292 (82.49%) ASP.NET
4 260 (73.45%) SQL Server
5 241 (68.08%) MVC
6 160 (45.20%) HTML
7 150 (42.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 148 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
9 145 (40.96%) SQL
10 131 (37.01%) JavaScript
11 123 (34.75%) CSS
12 119 (33.62%) .NET Framework
13 114 (32.20%) jQuery
14 113 (31.92%) WPF
15 108 (30.51%) Web Services
16 101 (28.53%) Microsoft
17 96 (27.12%) Windows
18 86 (24.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 84 (23.73%) Finance
20 80 (22.60%) TDD
21 77 (21.75%) XML
22 76 (21.47%) Scrum
22 76 (21.47%) WinForms
23 74 (20.90%) Visual Studio
24 71 (20.06%) VB.NET
25 68 (19.21%) Continuous Integration
26 56 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 54 (15.25%) Oracle
28 52 (14.69%) Dependency Injection
29 50 (14.12%) SQL Server 2012

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 34 (9.60%) BizTalk Server
2 26 (7.34%) CMS
3 22 (6.21%) IIS
4 15 (4.24%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.54%) NServiceBus
6 7 (1.98%) Kentico
6 7 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 49 (13.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.13%) MS Office
3 3 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.41%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.28%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.69%) Office 365
3 5 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.54%) Intranet
1 9 (2.54%) Internet
2 3 (0.85%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) FTP
4 1 (0.28%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (73.45%) SQL Server
2 50 (14.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 47 (13.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (8.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (6.78%) MySQL
7 22 (6.21%) Relational Database
8 19 (5.37%) NoSQL
9 13 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (3.39%) Oracle Database
11 10 (2.82%) RDBMS
12 9 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (1.41%) RavenDB
14 5 (1.41%) MongoDB
15 4 (1.13%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 74 (20.90%) Visual Studio
2 43 (12.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (7.63%) MSTest
4 25 (7.06%) NUnit
5 24 (6.78%) Rhino Mocks
5 24 (6.78%) Moq
6 16 (4.52%) SpecFlow
7 14 (3.95%) Subversion
8 10 (2.82%) Selenium
8 10 (2.82%) Git (software)
9 8 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.98%) JIRA
11 6 (1.69%) ReSharper
12 5 (1.41%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 5 (1.41%) LLBLGen Pro
12 5 (1.41%) CruiseControl
12 5 (1.41%) Hudson
12 5 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.85%) MSBuild
General
1 84 (23.73%) Finance
2 19 (5.37%) Retail
3 14 (3.95%) Banking
4 2 (0.56%) Legal
5 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 314 (88.70%) Developer
2 188 (53.11%) .NET Developer
3 105 (29.66%) C# Developer
4 98 (27.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (17.23%) Software Developer
6 55 (15.54%) Senior Developer
7 50 (14.12%) Web Developer
8 41 (11.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (10.73%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (6.21%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (5.65%) Junior Developer
11 20 (5.65%) Junior
12 16 (4.52%) Architect
13 15 (4.24%) Junior .NET Developer
13 15 (4.24%) Software Engineer
13 15 (4.24%) Senior Web Developer
14 14 (3.95%) VB.NET Developer
15 13 (3.67%) C# Software Developer
15 13 (3.67%) Applications Developer
16 12 (3.39%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 350 (98.87%) .NET
2 292 (82.49%) ASP.NET
3 160 (45.20%) HTML
4 150 (42.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 123 (34.75%) CSS
6 119 (33.62%) .NET Framework
7 114 (32.20%) jQuery
8 113 (31.92%) WPF
9 108 (30.51%) Web Services
10 86 (24.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 77 (21.75%) XML
12 76 (21.47%) WinForms
13 56 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 47 (13.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 41 (11.58%) HTML5
16 31 (8.76%) XHTML
17 30 (8.47%) Castle Windsor
18 29 (8.19%) Ajax
18 29 (8.19%) LINQ
18 29 (8.19%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.63%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (4.24%) Tandem
3 14 (3.95%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.54%) NHS
5 9 (2.54%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.85%) iPhone
7 3 (0.85%) W3C
8 2 (0.56%) Open Source
8 2 (0.56%) User Experience
8 2 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.28%) Wiki
9 1 (0.28%) PKI
9 1 (0.28%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.28%) DTV
9 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 96 (27.12%) Windows
2 13 (3.67%) Android
3 3 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (68.08%) MVC
2 148 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (22.60%) TDD
4 76 (21.47%) Scrum
5 68 (19.21%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (14.69%) Dependency Injection
7 48 (13.56%) Kanban
8 47 (13.28%) OO
9 45 (12.71%) Software Engineering
9 45 (12.71%) Web Development
10 38 (10.73%) MVVM
11 37 (10.45%) Unit Testing
12 36 (10.17%) OOP
13 27 (7.63%) Web Application Development
14 23 (6.50%) CRM
15 22 (6.21%) Mentoring
16 15 (4.24%) SOA
17 14 (3.95%) Workflow
17 14 (3.95%) System Testing
17 14 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 315 (88.98%) C#
2 145 (40.96%) SQL
3 131 (37.01%) JavaScript
4 71 (20.06%) VB.NET
5 42 (11.86%) T-SQL
6 37 (10.45%) VB
7 29 (8.19%) VB6
8 14 (3.95%) VBScript
9 12 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 11 (3.11%) Java
11 9 (2.54%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.69%) C++
13 3 (0.85%) PHP
14 2 (0.56%) XAML
15 1 (0.28%) Perl
15 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (11.86%) Degree
2 13 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.69%) MCP
3 6 (1.69%) MCAD
3 6 (1.69%) MCSD
3 6 (1.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 101 (28.53%) Microsoft
2 54 (15.25%) Oracle
3 5 (1.41%) CODA
4 3 (0.85%) Appcelerator
4 3 (0.85%) Twitter
4 3 (0.85%) Sencha
4 3 (0.85%) SAP
5 2 (0.56%) Perforce
5 2 (0.56%) VMware
6 1 (0.28%) Progress
6 1 (0.28%) Avaya
6 1 (0.28%) Genesys
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Media
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £80K per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: £24,000 to £35,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Salary up to £60,000 depending on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago