Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 87 103
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16 -38
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.27% 2.10% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.08% 4.58% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 5
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% -
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 519 612 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 41.16% 45.81% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 427 532 433
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £54,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,146 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.87% - -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in South Yorkshire

WCF
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WCF in South Yorkshire

WCF
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barnsley -5 8 £35,000 -
Sheffield -16 5 £35,000 - 1
Rotherham - 3 £37,500 -
WCF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 8 (50.00%) SDLC
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
5 7 (43.75%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (43.75%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (43.75%) Node.js
5 7 (43.75%) Ninject
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) QA
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) Twitter
7 4 (25.00%) CSS3
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (25.00%) Music Streaming
8 3 (18.75%) Google
8 3 (18.75%) Games

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Digital Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (43.75%) Ninject
3 7 (43.75%) Node.js
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (25.00%) Music Streaming
2 3 (18.75%) iPhone
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 7 (43.75%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (43.75%) Domain-Driven Design
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
1 8 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Twitter
2 3 (18.75%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft