Period
to 15 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 67 96
Rank change year-on-year -28 +29 -54
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.68% 2.33% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 5.45% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 8
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +6.67%
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 510 495 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 43.11% 42.78% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 382 405 445
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 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 October 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
Sheffield -20 5 £35,000 - 1
Doncaster -3 1 £45,000 - 1
Barnsley -9 1 £35,000 - 1
Rotherham - 1 £37,500 -
WCF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (62.50%) Node.js
4 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (50.00%) Ninject
5 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) Music Streaming
6 3 (37.50%) HTML5
6 3 (37.50%) CSS3
6 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 3 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (25.00%) SDLC
7 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft

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 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (62.50%) Node.js
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (50.00%) Ninject
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
7 1 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (37.50%) Music Streaming
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
3 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter