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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 74 71 95
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs citing WCF 253 232 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.52% 3.81% 2.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.29% 9.56% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 204 171 151
Average salary £38,250 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
2724 2427 2579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.94% 39.82% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2271 1967 2283
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
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 18 December 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 December 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 +14 186 £36,500 +4.28% 21
North Yorkshire -19 33 £45,000 +5.88% 9
South Yorkshire -9 26 £45,000 +25.00% 3
East Yorkshire -9 7 £25,000 -28.57%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 477 (96.17%) .NET
2 447 (90.12%) C#
3 383 (77.22%) SQL Server
4 370 (74.60%) ASP.NET
5 297 (59.88%) MVC
6 254 (51.21%) Agile Software Development
7 201 (40.52%) SQL
8 194 (39.11%) Microsoft
9 179 (36.09%) HTML
10 177 (35.69%) JavaScript
10 177 (35.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 165 (33.27%) .NET Framework
12 160 (32.26%) CSS
13 156 (31.45%) WPF
14 127 (25.60%) TDD
14 127 (25.60%) WinForms
15 119 (23.99%) Windows
16 115 (23.19%) jQuery
17 107 (21.57%) Web Services
18 102 (20.56%) T-SQL
19 91 (18.35%) Scrum
20 90 (18.15%) VB.NET
21 87 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
21 87 (17.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 85 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
23 83 (16.73%) Oracle
24 81 (16.33%) OO
25 72 (14.52%) Visual Studio
25 72 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
26 71 (14.31%) SQL Server 2012

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 49 (9.88%) BizTalk Server
2 48 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 41 (8.27%) IIS
4 30 (6.05%) CMS
4 30 (6.05%) Node.js
5 20 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 19 (3.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (2.02%) NServiceBus
8 9 (1.81%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.21%) Kentico
10 5 (1.01%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 69 (13.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) InfoPath
2 3 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.63%) Office 365
3 6 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.21%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.02%) Internet
2 9 (1.81%) Intranet
3 1 (0.20%) LDAP
3 1 (0.20%) FTP
3 1 (0.20%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 383 (77.22%) SQL Server
2 85 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (14.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 65 (13.10%) MySQL
5 41 (8.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 34 (6.85%) NoSQL
7 31 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (5.44%) Oracle Database
9 24 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 22 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (4.03%) Relational Database
12 19 (3.83%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (3.83%) Oracle9i Database
13 17 (3.43%) Big Data
14 11 (2.22%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (1.41%) RavenDB
17 6 (1.21%) MongoDB
17 6 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 6 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 72 (14.52%) Visual Studio
1 72 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (11.29%) NUnit
3 34 (6.85%) Moq
4 30 (6.05%) ReSharper
4 30 (6.05%) Rhino Mocks
5 27 (5.44%) Selenium
6 24 (4.84%) MSTest
7 21 (4.23%) SpecFlow
8 18 (3.63%) Git (software)
9 15 (3.02%) SoapUI
10 13 (2.62%) TeamCity
11 11 (2.22%) Subversion
11 11 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (1.21%) LLBLGen Pro
14 5 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (1.01%) WatiN
15 4 (0.81%) MSBuild
16 3 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 60 (12.10%) Finance
2 32 (6.45%) Retail
3 17 (3.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (1.41%) Banking
5 6 (1.21%) Games
6 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.20%) Automotive
7 1 (0.20%) Law
7 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 434 (87.50%) Developer
2 224 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 115 (23.19%) Software Developer
4 96 (19.35%) C# Developer
5 83 (16.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 70 (14.11%) Senior Developer
7 56 (11.29%) Web Developer
8 50 (10.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (7.66%) ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (5.85%) Software Engineer
11 28 (5.65%) Senior .NET Developer
12 27 (5.44%) C# Software Developer
13 23 (4.64%) VB.NET Developer
14 20 (4.03%) Senior Software Developer
15 19 (3.83%) SharePoint Developer
16 17 (3.43%) Junior Developer
16 17 (3.43%) Junior
17 16 (3.23%) Lead Developer
17 16 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
18 15 (3.02%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (96.17%) .NET
2 370 (74.60%) ASP.NET
3 179 (36.09%) HTML
4 177 (35.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 165 (33.27%) .NET Framework
6 160 (32.26%) CSS
7 156 (31.45%) WPF
8 127 (25.60%) WinForms
9 115 (23.19%) jQuery
10 107 (21.57%) Web Services
11 87 (17.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 67 (13.51%) XML
13 52 (10.48%) Silverlight
14 50 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 43 (8.67%) Castle Windsor
16 41 (8.27%) HTML5
17 40 (8.06%) Ajax
18 39 (7.86%) REST
19 37 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 32 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (5.85%) NHS
3 22 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
4 16 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 16 (3.23%) Tandem
5 15 (3.02%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.61%) iPhone
7 8 (1.61%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.41%) Xbox
8 7 (1.41%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.21%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.81%) W3C
11 2 (0.40%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.40%) User Experience
12 1 (0.20%) Wiki
12 1 (0.20%) Replication
12 1 (0.20%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 119 (23.99%) Windows
2 20 (4.03%) Android
3 16 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.02%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (1.41%) Linux
6 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (59.88%) MVC
2 254 (51.21%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (25.60%) TDD
4 91 (18.35%) Scrum
5 87 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
6 81 (16.33%) OO
7 59 (11.90%) Unit Testing
8 56 (11.29%) Web Application Development
9 55 (11.09%) Kanban
9 55 (11.09%) OOP
10 54 (10.89%) Software Engineering
11 53 (10.69%) Dependency Injection
12 37 (7.46%) E-Commerce
13 36 (7.26%) Web Development
14 33 (6.65%) MVVM
15 26 (5.24%) CRM
15 26 (5.24%) Mentoring
16 25 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (4.84%) Automated Testing
18 20 (4.03%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 447 (90.12%) C#
2 201 (40.52%) SQL
3 177 (35.69%) JavaScript
4 102 (20.56%) T-SQL
5 90 (18.15%) VB.NET
6 43 (8.67%) VB
7 31 (6.25%) VB6
8 12 (2.42%) Ruby
9 11 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.81%) Java
11 8 (1.61%) PHP
12 7 (1.41%) XAML
13 5 (1.01%) C
14 4 (0.81%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.60%) C++
15 3 (0.60%) X++
16 1 (0.20%) XPath
16 1 (0.20%) Python
16 1 (0.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (11.90%) Degree
2 54 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (4.03%) MCTS
4 18 (3.63%) MCP
4 18 (3.63%) MCAD
4 18 (3.63%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.81%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (3.63%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 194 (39.11%) Microsoft
2 83 (16.73%) Oracle
3 20 (4.03%) VMware
4 15 (3.02%) Apple
5 10 (2.02%) Google
6 5 (1.01%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.01%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.01%) SAP
7 4 (0.81%) Telerik
8 3 (0.60%) Sencha
8 3 (0.60%) Appcelerator
8 3 (0.60%) Twitter
9 1 (0.20%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.20%) Avaya
9 1 (0.20%) Genesys
9 1 (0.20%) Progress
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ilkley
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £18-23,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago