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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 69 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 159 163 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.33% 3.35% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.79% 9.45% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 131 138 94
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2042 1725 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.76% 35.41% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1400 1063
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 105 £37,500 - 11
Bradford -16 15 £35,750 +6.71%
Wakefield +9 12 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Huddersfield +3 12 £37,000 - 2
Halifax 0 9 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Keighley - 2 £25,000 -
WCF
Yorkshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 304 (98.06%) .NET
2 283 (91.29%) C#
3 223 (71.94%) SQL Server
4 217 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 169 (54.52%) MVC
6 162 (52.26%) SQL
6 162 (52.26%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (33.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 104 (33.55%) .NET Framework
8 104 (33.55%) HTML
9 101 (32.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 94 (30.32%) WPF
11 92 (29.68%) T-SQL
11 92 (29.68%) Microsoft
11 92 (29.68%) WinForms
12 91 (29.35%) JavaScript
13 82 (26.45%) TDD
14 78 (25.16%) Oracle
15 72 (23.23%) Web Services
15 72 (23.23%) Software Engineering
16 67 (21.61%) Visual Studio
17 60 (19.35%) Windows
18 59 (19.03%) MySQL
19 56 (18.06%) jQuery
20 53 (17.10%) VB.NET
21 51 (16.45%) Finance
22 50 (16.13%) OOP
23 48 (15.48%) CSS
24 46 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
25 42 (13.55%) XML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (9.68%) IIS
2 28 (9.03%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (6.13%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.19%) Node.js
5 9 (2.90%) CMS
6 8 (2.58%) Kentico
7 5 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.61%) Joomla!
7 5 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.65%) SAS
9 1 (0.32%) Drupal
9 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 36 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.58%) Amazon S3
3 8 (2.58%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (1.61%) Office 365
5 1 (0.32%) SaaS
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.90%) Internet
2 2 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (71.94%) SQL Server
2 59 (19.03%) MySQL
3 30 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (6.45%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.52%) MongoDB
8 10 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.90%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.58%) RavenDB
10 8 (2.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (2.58%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.26%) Big Data
12 6 (1.94%) SQLite
13 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 101 (32.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 67 (21.61%) Visual Studio
3 28 (9.03%) NUnit
3 28 (9.03%) MSTest
4 20 (6.45%) Moq
5 19 (6.13%) Subversion
6 13 (4.19%) ReSharper
6 13 (4.19%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (3.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (3.23%) Git (software)
9 8 (2.58%) LLBLGen Pro
10 7 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (2.26%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.29%) Selenium
11 4 (1.29%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.65%) Toad
12 2 (0.65%) JIRA
12 2 (0.65%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 51 (16.45%) Finance
2 39 (12.58%) Retail
3 20 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (4.19%) Games
5 4 (1.29%) Marketing
6 3 (0.97%) Legal
7 2 (0.65%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 254 (81.94%) Developer
2 127 (40.97%) .NET Developer
3 78 (25.16%) Senior Developer
4 73 (23.55%) Software Developer
5 34 (10.97%) C# Developer
6 32 (10.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (8.39%) Software Engineer
8 25 (8.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 22 (7.10%) Senior Software Developer
10 18 (5.81%) .NET Software Developer
11 15 (4.84%) Architect
12 14 (4.52%) Junior
12 14 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (4.52%) Junior Developer
13 13 (4.19%) Lead Developer
14 11 (3.55%) .NET Software Engineer
15 9 (2.90%) Web Developer
16 8 (2.58%) C# Software Engineer
16 8 (2.58%) Systems Developer
16 8 (2.58%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (98.06%) .NET
2 217 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 105 (33.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 104 (33.55%) HTML
4 104 (33.55%) .NET Framework
5 94 (30.32%) WPF
6 92 (29.68%) WinForms
7 72 (23.23%) Web Services
8 56 (18.06%) jQuery
9 48 (15.48%) CSS
10 42 (13.55%) XML
11 38 (12.26%) HTML5
12 35 (11.29%) Entity Framework
12 35 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 31 (10.00%) LINQ
14 28 (9.03%) REST
15 27 (8.71%) Ajax
16 25 (8.06%) Ninject
17 22 (7.10%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 22 (7.10%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (6.45%) NHS
4 16 (5.16%) E-Learning
4 16 (5.16%) Tandem
5 10 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.90%) iPhone
7 7 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.26%) Private Cloud
7 7 (2.26%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.61%) Streaming Music
9 5 (1.61%) Animation
10 4 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.65%) EFT
11 2 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 60 (19.35%) Windows
2 28 (9.03%) Android
3 8 (2.58%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.58%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (1.29%) Windows CE
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (54.52%) MVC
2 162 (52.26%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (26.45%) TDD
4 72 (23.23%) Software Engineering
5 50 (16.13%) OOP
6 46 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (10.65%) Scrum
8 31 (10.00%) SOA
9 30 (9.68%) OO
10 26 (8.39%) Dependency Injection
11 25 (8.06%) Web Application Development
12 23 (7.42%) Migration
13 22 (7.10%) MVVM
14 20 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (6.13%) Kanban
15 19 (6.13%) Unit Testing
15 19 (6.13%) SDLC
16 17 (5.48%) Data Analysis
16 17 (5.48%) CRM
17 15 (4.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 283 (91.29%) C#
2 162 (52.26%) SQL
3 92 (29.68%) T-SQL
4 91 (29.35%) JavaScript
5 53 (17.10%) VB.NET
6 36 (11.61%) VB
7 16 (5.16%) C++
8 10 (3.23%) Java
9 9 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.90%) VB6
9 9 (2.90%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.26%) PHP
11 3 (0.97%) VBA
12 2 (0.65%) XAML
12 2 (0.65%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.65%) C
13 1 (0.32%) Delphi
13 1 (0.32%) VBScript
13 1 (0.32%) Ruby
13 1 (0.32%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (5.48%) Degree
2 10 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.94%) MCTS
4 5 (1.61%) MCP
4 5 (1.61%) MCAD
4 5 (1.61%) MCSD
5 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.81%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (2.26%) ISA Server
1 7 (2.26%) Hyper-V
1 7 (2.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (2.26%) SCCM
1 7 (2.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 92 (29.68%) Microsoft
2 78 (25.16%) Oracle
3 9 (2.90%) Google
4 8 (2.58%) Apple
5 6 (1.94%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.65%) Alterian
7 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Blue Chip Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Salary:Up to £50,000 + benefits and free parki
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, Yorkshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum circa + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago