The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 31 42 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 6.83% 11.54% 8.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.03% 20.39% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 48
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
North 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 York region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
238 206 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 52.42% 56.59% 49.27%
Number of salaries quoted 197 110 220
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in York

WCF
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the York region.

WCF Salary Trend in York

WCF
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the York region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in York

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (77.78%) C#
3 50 (69.44%) SQL Server
4 43 (59.72%) OO
5 40 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (43.06%) CSS
7 31 (43.06%) HTML
8 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
9 24 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (31.94%) SQL
10 23 (31.94%) MVC
11 22 (30.56%) Web Services
12 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (25.00%) T-SQL
14 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
14 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
14 17 (23.61%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (20.83%) Digital Media
15 15 (20.83%) .NET Framework
15 15 (20.83%) OOD
15 15 (20.83%) WinForms
16 14 (19.44%) Client/Server
16 14 (19.44%) Java
16 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
16 14 (19.44%) Requirements Analysis
16 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (19.44%) Spring.NET
16 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (18.06%) VB.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 24 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (69.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 7 (9.72%) Games
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (79.17%) Developer
2 51 (70.83%) .NET Developer
3 14 (19.44%) C# Developer
3 14 (19.44%) Technical Architect
3 14 (19.44%) Architect
3 14 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Software Architect
8 7 (9.72%) Technical Leader
9 6 (8.33%) Technical Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Lead Developer
10 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.94%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.94%) .NET Architect
10 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (6.94%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 31 (43.06%) CSS
3 31 (43.06%) HTML
4 22 (30.56%) Web Services
5 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 15 (20.83%) WinForms
7 14 (19.44%) Spring.NET
8 7 (9.72%) XML
8 7 (9.72%) Ajax
8 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (9.72%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (9.72%) jQuery
8 7 (9.72%) LINQ
9 6 (8.33%) WPF
9 6 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (6.94%) JSON
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (20.83%) Digital Media
3 14 (19.44%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.56%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.39%) W3C
5 1 (1.39%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (59.72%) OO
2 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.94%) MVC
4 15 (20.83%) OOD
5 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (19.44%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (15.28%) TDD
6 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
6 11 (15.28%) Web Application Development
7 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 8 (11.11%) OOP
8 7 (9.72%) CQRS
8 7 (9.72%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (9.72%) BDD
9 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.94%) Web Development
11 4 (5.56%) Kanban
11 4 (5.56%) Scrum
12 3 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (77.78%) C#
2 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.94%) SQL
4 18 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 14 (19.44%) Java
6 13 (18.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (6.94%) MCTS
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
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