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 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 45 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 5.70% 6.52% 6.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 13.39% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 9
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
177 224 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 56.01% 48.70% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 160 161 137
Average salary £41,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.27% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in York

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (97.92%) C#
3 32 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 26 (54.17%) MVC
6 22 (45.83%) Scrum
7 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET
7 20 (41.67%) Entity Framework
8 19 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (39.58%) T-SQL
8 19 (39.58%) VB.NET
9 18 (37.50%) Kanban
9 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (35.42%) Retail
11 16 (33.33%) TDD
11 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (31.25%) OO
13 14 (29.17%) Windows
13 14 (29.17%) HTML
13 14 (29.17%) SQL
13 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
14 13 (27.08%) NUnit
15 12 (25.00%) MSTest
16 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
16 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (22.92%) Finance
16 11 (22.92%) WPF
17 10 (20.83%) Computer Science

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) NUnit
2 12 (25.00%) MSTest
3 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
4 10 (20.83%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (20.83%) Moq
5 6 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (35.42%) Retail
2 11 (22.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (97.92%) Developer
2 40 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 12 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Junior .NET Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Junior
4 10 (20.83%) Junior Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Graduate
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Developer
6 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Applications Developer
7 6 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
7 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 20 (41.67%) Entity Framework
4 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (29.17%) HTML
6 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (22.92%) WPF
7 10 (20.83%) Spring.NET
7 10 (20.83%) WinForms
7 10 (20.83%) Unity DI Container
7 10 (20.83%) Castle Windsor
7 10 (20.83%) Ninject
8 9 (18.75%) Web Services
8 9 (18.75%) CSS
9 8 (16.67%) LINQ
10 7 (14.58%) Silverlight
10 7 (14.58%) HTML5
11 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.83%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.08%) Xbox
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) MVC
3 22 (45.83%) Scrum
4 19 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (37.50%) Kanban
6 16 (33.33%) TDD
7 15 (31.25%) OO
8 10 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (20.83%) MVVM
8 10 (20.83%) Web Application Development
9 6 (12.50%) Functional Programming
10 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 2 (4.17%) SOA
13 1 (2.08%) Web Development
13 1 (2.08%) CRM
13 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
13 1 (2.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) C#
2 19 (39.58%) T-SQL
2 19 (39.58%) VB.NET
3 14 (29.17%) SQL
4 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.58%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft