The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 70 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 267 209 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.55% 3.79% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.92% 9.31% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 220 159 212
Average salary £33,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.58% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
WCF
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2692 2246 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.78% 40.75% 42.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2178 1817 2137
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 Yorkshire

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Yorkshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

WCF
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +4 189 £35,000 -6.66% 30
North Yorkshire -20 40 £30,000 -7.69% 7
South Yorkshire +1 33 £37,500 +8.69% 3
East Yorkshire +10 10 £25,000 -28.57% 2
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 506 (98.06%) .NET
2 463 (89.73%) C#
3 392 (75.97%) ASP.NET
4 390 (75.58%) SQL Server
5 342 (66.28%) MVC
6 251 (48.64%) Agile Software Development
7 212 (41.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 210 (40.70%) JavaScript
9 206 (39.92%) SQL
10 205 (39.73%) HTML
11 188 (36.43%) CSS
12 169 (32.75%) Microsoft
13 160 (31.01%) .NET Framework
14 151 (29.26%) TDD
15 145 (28.10%) WPF
16 137 (26.55%) jQuery
17 134 (25.97%) Web Services
18 119 (23.06%) Windows
19 112 (21.71%) WinForms
20 105 (20.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 105 (20.35%) Scrum
21 96 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
22 92 (17.83%) VB.NET
23 89 (17.25%) SQL Server 2012
24 87 (16.86%) T-SQL
25 86 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
26 85 (16.47%) Visual Studio
27 84 (16.28%) XML
28 81 (15.70%) OO
29 79 (15.31%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 51 (9.88%) BizTalk Server
2 40 (7.75%) SharePoint
3 39 (7.56%) Node.js
4 30 (5.81%) IIS
4 30 (5.81%) CMS
5 10 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (1.94%) NServiceBus
5 10 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.55%) Kentico
7 6 (1.16%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 60 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.78%) MS Office
3 3 (0.58%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.39%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.74%) Office 365
3 6 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.16%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.91%) Internet
2 10 (1.94%) Intranet
3 3 (0.58%) HTTP
4 2 (0.39%) FTP
5 1 (0.19%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 390 (75.58%) SQL Server
2 89 (17.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 86 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (9.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 45 (8.72%) MySQL
6 44 (8.53%) NoSQL
7 32 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (4.26%) Oracle Database
9 22 (4.26%) Relational Database
10 19 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (2.71%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (2.71%) Oracle9i Database
12 11 (2.13%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.36%) RavenDB
14 6 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.16%) MongoDB
15 5 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 85 (16.47%) Visual Studio
2 68 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (11.05%) NUnit
4 34 (6.59%) Rhino Mocks
5 29 (5.62%) MSTest
6 26 (5.04%) Moq
7 22 (4.26%) SpecFlow
7 22 (4.26%) Selenium
8 20 (3.88%) Git (software)
9 19 (3.68%) TeamCity
10 15 (2.91%) Subversion
11 11 (2.13%) ReSharper
12 10 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (1.16%) JIRA
13 6 (1.16%) MSBuild
13 6 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (1.16%) LLBLGen Pro
14 5 (0.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 5 (0.97%) Hudson
14 5 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 79 (15.31%) Finance
2 23 (4.46%) Retail
3 16 (3.10%) Games
4 11 (2.13%) Banking
5 5 (0.97%) Back Office
6 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 461 (89.34%) Developer
2 283 (54.84%) .NET Developer
3 126 (24.42%) C# Developer
4 112 (21.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 85 (16.47%) Software Developer
6 67 (12.98%) Senior Developer
7 62 (12.02%) Web Developer
8 55 (10.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 54 (10.47%) ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (5.81%) Senior .NET Developer
11 26 (5.04%) VB.NET Developer
12 23 (4.46%) Architect
12 23 (4.46%) Junior
12 23 (4.46%) Junior Developer
13 21 (4.07%) C# Software Developer
14 18 (3.49%) Software Engineer
15 17 (3.29%) Senior Web Developer
16 15 (2.91%) Junior .NET Developer
17 14 (2.71%) Applications Developer
17 14 (2.71%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (98.06%) .NET
2 392 (75.97%) ASP.NET
3 212 (41.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 205 (39.73%) HTML
5 188 (36.43%) CSS
6 160 (31.01%) .NET Framework
7 145 (28.10%) WPF
8 137 (26.55%) jQuery
9 134 (25.97%) Web Services
10 112 (21.71%) WinForms
11 105 (20.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 84 (16.28%) XML
13 71 (13.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 54 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 50 (9.69%) Silverlight
16 43 (8.33%) Ajax
17 42 (8.14%) HTML5
17 42 (8.14%) Castle Windsor
18 37 (7.17%) Ninject
18 37 (7.17%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.43%) Inversion of Control
2 27 (5.23%) Mobile App
3 23 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.88%) Tandem
5 16 (3.10%) NHS
6 15 (2.91%) N-Tier
7 14 (2.71%) iPhone
8 12 (2.33%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.55%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.16%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.97%) W3C
12 5 (0.97%) BBC
12 5 (0.97%) Social Media
13 2 (0.39%) User Experience
13 2 (0.39%) Open Source
13 2 (0.39%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.19%) E-Learning
14 1 (0.19%) Cryptography
14 1 (0.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 119 (23.06%) Windows
2 26 (5.04%) Android
3 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (66.28%) MVC
2 251 (48.64%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (29.26%) TDD
4 105 (20.35%) Scrum
5 96 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
6 81 (15.70%) OO
7 67 (12.98%) Web Application Development
8 66 (12.79%) Dependency Injection
9 60 (11.63%) Kanban
10 49 (9.50%) Web Development
11 46 (8.91%) Software Engineering
12 45 (8.72%) OOP
13 44 (8.53%) Unit Testing
14 42 (8.14%) MVVM
15 28 (5.43%) CRM
15 28 (5.43%) Mentoring
16 22 (4.26%) BDD
17 19 (3.68%) SOA
18 17 (3.29%) E-Commerce
19 16 (3.10%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 463 (89.73%) C#
2 210 (40.70%) JavaScript
3 206 (39.92%) SQL
4 92 (17.83%) VB.NET
5 87 (16.86%) T-SQL
6 41 (7.95%) VB
7 32 (6.20%) VB6
8 15 (2.91%) Java
9 12 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.74%) Ruby
11 8 (1.55%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.16%) VBScript
13 5 (0.97%) C
14 4 (0.78%) C++
14 4 (0.78%) PHP
15 3 (0.58%) XAML
16 1 (0.19%) X++
16 1 (0.19%) Python
16 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (11.43%) Degree
2 50 (9.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.71%) MCTS
4 9 (1.74%) MCP
4 9 (1.74%) MCAD
4 9 (1.74%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.55%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 169 (32.75%) Microsoft
2 66 (12.79%) Oracle
3 22 (4.26%) VMware
4 18 (3.49%) Google
5 5 (0.97%) Sony
5 5 (0.97%) Yahoo!
5 5 (0.97%) SAP
5 5 (0.97%) Apple
5 5 (0.97%) Facebook
6 4 (0.78%) Telerik
7 3 (0.58%) Sencha
7 3 (0.58%) Appcelerator
7 3 (0.58%) Twitter
8 2 (0.39%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.39%) CODA
8 2 (0.39%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.19%) Progress
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco
9 1 (0.19%) Avaya
9 1 (0.19%) Genesys
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