The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 51 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 361 193 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.72% 3.36% 3.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.00% 8.74% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 288 165 193
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3008 2207 2679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.34% 38.44% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2336 1839 2393
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +26 226 £40,000 +17.64% 27
North Yorkshire +22 99 £40,000 +23.07% 13
South Yorkshire -18 26 £32,000 -1.53% 3
East Yorkshire -6 7 £25,000 +11.11% 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 614 (100.00%) .NET
2 555 (90.39%) C#
3 520 (84.69%) ASP.NET
4 433 (70.52%) SQL Server
5 295 (48.05%) MVC
6 273 (44.46%) .NET Framework
7 234 (38.11%) HTML
8 224 (36.48%) SQL
9 219 (35.67%) Microsoft
10 209 (34.04%) JavaScript
11 201 (32.74%) Windows
12 197 (32.08%) CSS
13 189 (30.78%) jQuery
14 184 (29.97%) WPF
15 183 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
15 183 (29.80%) ASP.NET MVC
16 179 (29.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 163 (26.55%) OO
18 157 (25.57%) Visual Studio
19 145 (23.62%) Web Services
20 122 (19.87%) WinForms
21 121 (19.71%) Scrum
22 108 (17.59%) TDD
23 105 (17.10%) XML
24 100 (16.29%) BizTalk Server
25 95 (15.47%) Team Foundation Server
26 88 (14.33%) SQL Server 2008
26 88 (14.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 87 (14.17%) MS Excel
28 86 (14.01%) Software Engineering

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 100 (16.29%) BizTalk Server
2 58 (9.45%) IIS
3 39 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 24 (3.91%) CMS
5 14 (2.28%) Node.js
6 7 (1.14%) Kentico
7 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.33%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 87 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.49%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.33%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.65%) Internet
2 3 (0.49%) CTI
2 3 (0.49%) VoIP
3 2 (0.33%) Intranet
4 1 (0.16%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (70.52%) SQL Server
2 88 (14.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (11.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 71 (11.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 70 (11.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (7.17%) NoSQL
8 22 (3.58%) MySQL
9 10 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.14%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.98%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 157 (25.57%) Visual Studio
2 95 (15.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 69 (11.24%) NUnit
4 39 (6.35%) MSTest
5 28 (4.56%) Rhino Mocks
6 21 (3.42%) Moq
7 11 (1.79%) SpecFlow
8 8 (1.30%) Git (software)
8 8 (1.30%) MSBuild
9 7 (1.14%) Selenium
9 7 (1.14%) Subversion
10 6 (0.98%) Maven
10 6 (0.98%) FitNesse
10 6 (0.98%) Hudson
10 6 (0.98%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.49%) JIRA
13 2 (0.33%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 76 (12.38%) Finance
2 36 (5.86%) Back Office
3 16 (2.61%) Local Government
4 12 (1.95%) Retail
5 10 (1.63%) Legal
5 10 (1.63%) Banking
6 5 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.49%) Games
8 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.16%) Advertising
8 1 (0.16%) Automotive
8 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 537 (87.46%) Developer
2 390 (63.52%) .NET Developer
3 185 (30.13%) C# Developer
4 157 (25.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 116 (18.89%) Senior Developer
6 77 (12.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 77 (12.54%) Software Developer
7 76 (12.38%) Web Developer
8 75 (12.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 73 (11.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 47 (7.65%) Software Engineer
11 43 (7.00%) .NET Web Developer
12 33 (5.37%) Senior C# Developer
12 33 (5.37%) Lead Developer
13 30 (4.89%) .NET Software Engineer
13 30 (4.89%) C# Web Developer
14 26 (4.23%) Technical Leader
15 24 (3.91%) C# Software Developer
16 23 (3.75%) Architect
17 21 (3.42%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 614 (100.00%) .NET
2 520 (84.69%) ASP.NET
3 273 (44.46%) .NET Framework
4 234 (38.11%) HTML
5 197 (32.08%) CSS
6 189 (30.78%) jQuery
7 184 (29.97%) WPF
8 183 (29.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 179 (29.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 145 (23.62%) Web Services
11 122 (19.87%) WinForms
12 105 (17.10%) XML
13 88 (14.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 77 (12.54%) LINQ
15 63 (10.26%) Silverlight
16 60 (9.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 51 (8.31%) HTML5
18 46 (7.49%) Ajax
19 41 (6.68%) Razor View Engine
20 36 (5.86%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 84 (13.68%) Enterprise Software
2 43 (7.00%) Computer Science
3 30 (4.89%) Digital Media
4 26 (4.23%) Inversion of Control
5 19 (3.09%) Mathematics
6 18 (2.93%) Client/Server
7 13 (2.12%) Tandem
8 12 (1.95%) DTV
8 12 (1.95%) NHS
9 9 (1.47%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.14%) Social Media
11 6 (0.98%) BBC
11 6 (0.98%) New Media
12 5 (0.81%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.65%) Streaming Music
14 3 (0.49%) Xbox
15 2 (0.33%) GIS
15 2 (0.33%) Social Network
16 1 (0.16%) E-Learning
16 1 (0.16%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 201 (32.74%) Windows
2 9 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (0.81%) Android
4 3 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (0.49%) Linux
5 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (48.05%) MVC
2 183 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (26.55%) OO
4 121 (19.71%) Scrum
5 108 (17.59%) TDD
6 86 (14.01%) Software Engineering
7 78 (12.70%) Unit Testing
8 77 (12.54%) Web Development
9 75 (12.21%) Workflow
10 67 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (9.45%) SOA
12 54 (8.79%) MVVM
13 53 (8.63%) Kanban
14 51 (8.31%) Dependency Injection
15 48 (7.82%) OOD
16 44 (7.17%) Web Application Development
17 43 (7.00%) BDD
18 28 (4.56%) OOP
19 26 (4.23%) Performance Testing
20 22 (3.58%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 555 (90.39%) C#
2 224 (36.48%) SQL
3 209 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 85 (13.84%) VB.NET
5 72 (11.73%) T-SQL
6 35 (5.70%) Java
7 27 (4.40%) C++
7 27 (4.40%) VB
7 27 (4.40%) XAML
8 18 (2.93%) PHP
9 16 (2.61%) VB6
10 10 (1.63%) VBScript
11 9 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.30%) Ruby
13 7 (1.14%) XPath
14 6 (0.98%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 4 (0.65%) C
16 2 (0.33%) F#
16 2 (0.33%) COBOL
17 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 76 (12.38%) Degree
2 28 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.77%) MCTS
4 9 (1.47%) MCP
4 9 (1.47%) MCAD
4 9 (1.47%) MCSD
5 7 (1.14%) MCPD
5 7 (1.14%) ISEB
5 7 (1.14%) PhD
6 6 (0.98%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.81%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.49%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) MBCS
9 1 (0.16%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.70%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) TickIT
2 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 219 (35.67%) Microsoft
2 56 (9.12%) Oracle
3 20 (3.26%) VMware
4 8 (1.30%) Facebook
5 6 (0.98%) Apple
5 6 (0.98%) Sony
5 6 (0.98%) Yahoo!
5 6 (0.98%) Google
6 3 (0.49%) Mitel
6 3 (0.49%) Cisco
6 3 (0.49%) CODA
6 3 (0.49%) Avaya
7 2 (0.33%) Twitter
7 2 (0.33%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.33%) SAP
7 2 (0.33%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.33%) Perforce
7 2 (0.33%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.16%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.16%) Hyperion
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum bonus + training and development + opportuniti
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + pension + healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus pension, holidays
Posted: 5 days ago