Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 77 45
Rank change year-on-year +22 -32 +32
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 7 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.35% 0.68% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.60% 1.98% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 64
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £53,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -5.41% -1.33%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 339 353 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 41.85% 34.54% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 295 326 436
Sheffield median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £53,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Sheffield

WCF
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for WCF in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for WCF.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
1 19 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (57.89%) WPF
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Scrum
4 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 10 (52.63%) Waterfall
4 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (52.63%) SDLC
5 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
5 9 (47.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 8 (42.11%) Code First Entity Framework
6 8 (42.11%) RESTful
6 8 (42.11%) Music Industry
6 8 (42.11%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (42.11%) Entity Framework
6 8 (42.11%) Node.js

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (52.63%) Visual Studio
2 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (42.11%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 11 (57.89%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (57.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (57.89%) C# Developer
3 10 (52.63%) .NET Software Developer
3 10 (52.63%) C# Software Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior .NET Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior C# Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Senior Software Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (57.89%) WPF
4 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
4 9 (47.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (42.11%) Code First Entity Framework
5 8 (42.11%) Entity Framework
5 8 (42.11%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (42.11%) Node.js
5 8 (42.11%) RESTful
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) LINQ
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
2 10 (52.63%) SDLC
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) Waterfall
3 8 (42.11%) BDD
3 8 (42.11%) High Availability
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft