Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 86 79
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7 -46
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.47% 1.54% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.89% 6.27% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 10
Bradford median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +36.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £42,750 £37,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £79,800 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +15.00% +6.67%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bradford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 225 255 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 27.81% 24.52% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 202 234 306
Bradford median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,650 £25,000
90th Percentile £49,875 £82,500 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Bradford

WCF
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Salary trend for WCF in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (90.00%) MVC
3 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
4 15 (75.00%) WPF
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (65.00%) Entity Framework
6 11 (55.00%) HTML
6 11 (55.00%) CSS
6 11 (55.00%) HTML5
6 11 (55.00%) jQuery
6 11 (55.00%) CSS3
6 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
7 10 (50.00%) Ajax
8 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (30.00%) Windows
10 5 (25.00%) Process Management
10 5 (25.00%) Law
10 5 (25.00%) Legal
10 5 (25.00%) Workflow
10 5 (25.00%) Practice Management
10 5 (25.00%) Document Management
10 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
10 5 (25.00%) Case Management
11 4 (20.00%) Time Management

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Moq
2 3 (15.00%) MSTest
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Law
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
7 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (75.00%) WPF
5 13 (65.00%) Entity Framework
6 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (55.00%) CSS
6 11 (55.00%) CSS3
6 11 (55.00%) HTML
6 11 (55.00%) HTML5
6 11 (55.00%) jQuery
7 10 (50.00%) Ajax
7 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (15.00%) WinForms
9 2 (10.00%) REST
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) XML
10 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Case Management
2 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (25.00%) Document Management
2 5 (25.00%) Practice Management
2 5 (25.00%) Process Management
2 5 (25.00%) Workflow
3 4 (20.00%) Time Management
4 3 (15.00%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) API Integration
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Post-Production
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Capita
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle