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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 91 67 102
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +35
Permanent jobs citing WCF 204 261 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.91% 4.01% 2.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.74% 9.94% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 166 200 149
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
2636 2627 2419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.61% 40.34% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2261 2098 2152
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -17 133 £40,000 +14.28% 36
North Yorkshire -10 39 £55,000 +29.41% 3
South Yorkshire 0 29 £45,000 +25.00% 5
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 442 (94.24%) .NET
2 422 (89.98%) C#
3 366 (78.04%) SQL Server
4 344 (73.35%) ASP.NET
5 268 (57.14%) MVC
6 254 (54.16%) Agile Software Development
7 196 (41.79%) SQL
8 194 (41.36%) Microsoft
9 171 (36.46%) HTML
10 170 (36.25%) .NET Framework
11 161 (34.33%) JavaScript
12 158 (33.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 152 (32.41%) WPF
14 150 (31.98%) CSS
15 132 (28.14%) WinForms
16 121 (25.80%) Windows
17 109 (23.24%) TDD
18 107 (22.81%) Web Services
19 103 (21.96%) T-SQL
19 103 (21.96%) jQuery
20 98 (20.90%) Oracle
21 91 (19.40%) SQL Server 2008
22 87 (18.55%) OO
23 86 (18.34%) Scrum
24 82 (17.48%) VB.NET
24 82 (17.48%) Team Foundation Server
25 80 (17.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 78 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
27 71 (15.14%) MySQL
28 69 (14.71%) Visual Studio

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 54 (11.51%) SharePoint
2 51 (10.87%) BizTalk Server
3 50 (10.66%) IIS
4 31 (6.61%) CMS
5 24 (5.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 24 (5.12%) Node.js
6 23 (4.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.71%) Kentico
7 8 (1.71%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.07%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.07%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.21%) Apache
Applications
1 68 (14.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.90%) Office 365
3 8 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.71%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.49%) Intranet
1 7 (1.49%) Internet
2 4 (0.85%) FTP
3 2 (0.43%) LDAP
4 1 (0.21%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 366 (78.04%) SQL Server
2 91 (19.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (15.14%) MySQL
4 64 (13.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 44 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (7.04%) NoSQL
7 31 (6.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (6.61%) Oracle Database
8 28 (5.97%) Oracle Database 11g
9 25 (5.33%) Oracle9i Database
10 24 (5.12%) Oracle Database 10g
11 22 (4.69%) Big Data
12 19 (4.05%) Relational Database
13 17 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (2.56%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.92%) RavenDB
16 8 (1.71%) MongoDB
16 8 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 82 (17.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 69 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 49 (10.45%) NUnit
4 34 (7.25%) ReSharper
4 34 (7.25%) Moq
5 25 (5.33%) Git (software)
6 22 (4.69%) Rhino Mocks
7 20 (4.26%) MSTest
7 20 (4.26%) Selenium
7 20 (4.26%) SoapUI
8 15 (3.20%) SpecFlow
9 14 (2.99%) Subversion
10 11 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.71%) LLBLGen Pro
11 8 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (1.49%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.07%) WatiN
14 4 (0.85%) JIRA
14 4 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
15 3 (0.64%) Toad
General
1 57 (12.15%) Finance
2 32 (6.82%) Retail
3 17 (3.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.07%) Banking
5 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.21%) Back Office
6 1 (0.21%) Automotive
6 1 (0.21%) Law
6 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 393 (83.80%) Developer
2 193 (41.15%) .NET Developer
3 113 (24.09%) Software Developer
4 81 (17.27%) Senior Developer
5 79 (16.84%) C# Developer
6 67 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 49 (10.45%) Web Developer
8 42 (8.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 36 (7.68%) Software Engineer
10 33 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
11 32 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
12 25 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (4.90%) Senior Software Developer
13 23 (4.90%) SharePoint Developer
14 21 (4.48%) VB.NET Developer
15 19 (4.05%) .NET Software Developer
16 18 (3.84%) Agile C# Developer
17 17 (3.62%) Senior Software Engineer
18 16 (3.41%) C# Software Engineer
18 16 (3.41%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (94.24%) .NET
2 344 (73.35%) ASP.NET
3 171 (36.46%) HTML
4 170 (36.25%) .NET Framework
5 158 (33.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 152 (32.41%) WPF
7 150 (31.98%) CSS
8 132 (28.14%) WinForms
9 107 (22.81%) Web Services
10 103 (21.96%) jQuery
11 80 (17.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 65 (13.86%) XML
13 57 (12.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 52 (11.09%) Silverlight
15 46 (9.81%) Ajax
16 40 (8.53%) REST
17 39 (8.32%) HTML5
18 38 (8.10%) ASP.NET Web API
19 37 (7.89%) Castle Windsor
20 33 (7.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (5.54%) NHS
3 20 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
4 14 (2.99%) N-Tier
5 12 (2.56%) Xbox
6 11 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.92%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.92%) Tandem
8 7 (1.49%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.28%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.64%) iPhone
11 2 (0.43%) W3C
11 2 (0.43%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.43%) User Experience
12 1 (0.21%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 121 (25.80%) Windows
2 22 (4.69%) Android
3 16 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.20%) Windows Mobile
5 13 (2.77%) Linux
6 3 (0.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (57.14%) MVC
2 254 (54.16%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (23.24%) TDD
4 87 (18.55%) OO
5 86 (18.34%) Scrum
6 78 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (14.71%) Unit Testing
8 65 (13.86%) Software Engineering
9 55 (11.73%) OOP
10 45 (9.59%) Kanban
11 44 (9.38%) Web Application Development
12 37 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
12 37 (7.89%) E-Commerce
13 30 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (6.40%) Automated Testing
14 29 (6.18%) Web Development
15 24 (5.12%) CRM
16 23 (4.90%) OOA/OOD
16 23 (4.90%) BDD
16 23 (4.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 422 (89.98%) C#
2 196 (41.79%) SQL
3 161 (34.33%) JavaScript
4 103 (21.96%) T-SQL
5 82 (17.48%) VB.NET
6 35 (7.46%) VB
7 21 (4.48%) VB6
8 17 (3.62%) Ruby
9 10 (2.13%) PHP
9 10 (2.13%) XAML
10 8 (1.71%) Java
11 5 (1.07%) C
11 5 (1.07%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.07%) X++
12 4 (0.85%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.64%) C++
14 2 (0.43%) XPath
15 1 (0.21%) Python
15 1 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 63 (13.43%) Degree
2 53 (11.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (4.90%) MCTS
3 23 (4.90%) MCP
3 23 (4.90%) MCAD
3 23 (4.90%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.99%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (4.69%) Hyper-V
2 16 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 194 (41.36%) Microsoft
2 98 (20.90%) Oracle
3 16 (3.41%) VMware
4 15 (3.20%) Apple
5 5 (1.07%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.07%) SAP
5 5 (1.07%) Google
5 5 (1.07%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.64%) Sencha
6 3 (0.64%) Appcelerator
6 3 (0.64%) Twitter
6 3 (0.64%) Telerik
7 1 (0.21%) Avaya
7 1 (0.21%) Genesys
7 1 (0.21%) Progress
7 1 (0.21%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.21%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
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