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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 58 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 264 280 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.91% 3.96% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.41% 10.08% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 228 240 139
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
2807 2777 2034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.61% 39.28% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2374 2254 1657
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 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 6 July 2015.

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 6 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
West Yorkshire -1 157 £37,500 -6.25% 17
North Yorkshire -10 48 £38,500 +2.66% 11
South Yorkshire +28 45 £37,500 -6.25% 10
East Yorkshire -2 7 £35,000 +16.66% 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 500 (96.34%) .NET
2 457 (88.05%) C#
3 399 (76.88%) SQL Server
4 358 (68.98%) ASP.NET
5 301 (58.00%) MVC
6 287 (55.30%) Agile Software Development
7 223 (42.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 203 (39.11%) SQL
9 188 (36.22%) .NET Framework
10 166 (31.98%) TDD
11 163 (31.41%) Microsoft
12 153 (29.48%) HTML
13 128 (24.66%) JavaScript
14 125 (24.08%) WPF
15 123 (23.70%) WinForms
16 116 (22.35%) Team Foundation Server
17 115 (22.16%) Web Services
18 111 (21.39%) T-SQL
19 109 (21.00%) Windows
20 100 (19.27%) Entity Framework
21 97 (18.69%) Software Engineering
22 95 (18.30%) Web Application Development
22 95 (18.30%) ASP.NET Web API
23 92 (17.73%) Oracle
24 90 (17.34%) Finance
25 89 (17.15%) jQuery
26 88 (16.96%) CSS
27 85 (16.38%) Visual Studio
28 83 (15.99%) VB.NET
29 80 (15.41%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 58 (11.18%) Node.js
2 54 (10.40%) IIS
3 47 (9.06%) BizTalk Server
4 35 (6.74%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.28%) CMS
6 12 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (1.93%) Kentico
7 10 (1.93%) Joomla!
8 8 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.35%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.39%) SAS
11 1 (0.19%) Apache
11 1 (0.19%) Drupal
11 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 52 (10.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (1.93%) Amazon S3
3 10 (1.93%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (1.54%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.93%) Internet
2 6 (1.16%) FTP
3 3 (0.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (76.88%) SQL Server
2 67 (12.91%) MySQL
3 54 (10.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (10.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 46 (8.86%) NoSQL
6 36 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 33 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (3.47%) Relational Database
9 16 (3.08%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.31%) Big Data
11 11 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.93%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.93%) RavenDB
12 10 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.93%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.73%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (1.35%) Oracle9i Database
16 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (1.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 116 (22.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 85 (16.38%) Visual Studio
3 60 (11.56%) NUnit
4 47 (9.06%) MSTest
5 46 (8.86%) Git (software)
6 41 (7.90%) Moq
7 38 (7.32%) Rhino Mocks
8 23 (4.43%) Subversion
9 19 (3.66%) ReSharper
10 12 (2.31%) SoapUI
11 10 (1.93%) LLBLGen Pro
12 8 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.35%) JIRA
14 6 (1.16%) Selenium
15 5 (0.96%) MorphX
15 5 (0.96%) SpecFlow
16 2 (0.39%) TortoiseSVN
16 2 (0.39%) TeamCity
17 1 (0.19%) WatiN
General
1 90 (17.34%) Finance
2 68 (13.10%) Retail
3 17 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (2.50%) Games
5 10 (1.93%) Legal
6 6 (1.16%) Law
7 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.77%) Local Government
8 2 (0.39%) Marketing
8 2 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 429 (82.66%) Developer
2 269 (51.83%) .NET Developer
3 99 (19.08%) Software Developer
3 99 (19.08%) Senior Developer
4 58 (11.18%) C# Developer
5 55 (10.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (6.94%) .NET Software Developer
6 36 (6.94%) Software Engineer
7 35 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
8 26 (5.01%) Senior Software Developer
8 26 (5.01%) Web Developer
9 24 (4.62%) Architect
10 22 (4.24%) VB.NET Developer
11 19 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (3.47%) Junior
12 18 (3.47%) Junior Developer
13 17 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (2.89%) Junior .NET Developer
15 14 (2.70%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 500 (96.34%) .NET
2 358 (68.98%) ASP.NET
3 223 (42.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 188 (36.22%) .NET Framework
5 153 (29.48%) HTML
6 125 (24.08%) WPF
7 123 (23.70%) WinForms
8 115 (22.16%) Web Services
9 100 (19.27%) Entity Framework
10 95 (18.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 89 (17.15%) jQuery
12 88 (16.96%) CSS
13 73 (14.07%) XML
14 52 (10.02%) HTML5
15 50 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 49 (9.44%) Castle Windsor
16 49 (9.44%) Ninject
17 47 (9.06%) LINQ
18 45 (8.67%) RESTful
19 37 (7.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.71%) Inversion of Control
2 34 (6.55%) Mobile App
2 34 (6.55%) Tandem
3 32 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.28%) NHS
5 16 (3.08%) E-Learning
6 13 (2.50%) Streaming Music
7 12 (2.31%) Private Cloud
8 10 (1.93%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.73%) iPhone
10 6 (1.16%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.16%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (0.96%) Animation
12 4 (0.77%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (0.77%) Xbox
13 2 (0.39%) EFT
13 2 (0.39%) GIS
14 1 (0.19%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 109 (21.00%) Windows
2 33 (6.36%) Android
3 11 (2.12%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.16%) Linux
6 4 (0.77%) UNIX
7 3 (0.58%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (58.00%) MVC
2 287 (55.30%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (31.98%) TDD
4 97 (18.69%) Software Engineering
5 95 (18.30%) Web Application Development
6 80 (15.41%) Continuous Integration
6 80 (15.41%) Scrum
7 61 (11.75%) Unit Testing
8 56 (10.79%) Dependency Injection
9 55 (10.60%) BDD
10 54 (10.40%) OOP
10 54 (10.40%) OO
11 40 (7.71%) Kanban
12 33 (6.36%) SOA
13 31 (5.97%) Domain-Driven Design
14 30 (5.78%) Migration
15 28 (5.39%) MVVM
16 26 (5.01%) SDLC
17 24 (4.62%) CRM
18 23 (4.43%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 457 (88.05%) C#
2 203 (39.11%) SQL
3 128 (24.66%) JavaScript
4 111 (21.39%) T-SQL
5 83 (15.99%) VB.NET
6 33 (6.36%) VB
7 27 (5.20%) Ruby
8 15 (2.89%) C++
9 13 (2.50%) PHP
10 11 (2.12%) XAML
11 10 (1.93%) Java
12 6 (1.16%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.16%) X++
13 5 (0.96%) VB6
14 4 (0.77%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.58%) VBA
16 2 (0.39%) Python
16 2 (0.39%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.19%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 41 (7.90%) Degree
2 20 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.93%) MCSD
4 9 (1.73%) MCTS
5 8 (1.54%) MCP
5 8 (1.54%) MCAD
6 3 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.82%) QA
2 5 (0.96%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (2.31%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.96%) UAG
2 5 (0.96%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.96%) SCCM
1 5 (0.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 163 (31.41%) Microsoft
2 92 (17.73%) Oracle
3 9 (1.73%) Google
4 8 (1.54%) Apple
5 6 (1.16%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.39%) ESRI
6 2 (0.39%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.39%) Alterian
7 1 (0.19%) VMware
7 1 (0.19%) Hyland
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Please state upon application.
Posted: 3 days ago
York
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Salary: £31,026-£44,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
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