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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 82 61
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.42% 0.38% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.57% 0.98% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 31
Median salary £35,000 £36,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -18.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 304 305 389
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 45.17% 39.00% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 279 277 336
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +20 17 £35,000 - 2
Doncaster +4 6 £45,000 +16.88%
WCF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
1 40 (100.00%) MVC
1 40 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 39 (97.50%) JavaScript
3 29 (72.50%) .NET Framework
3 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
3 29 (72.50%) AngularJS
3 29 (72.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 24 (60.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 24 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 24 (60.00%) RESTful
4 24 (60.00%) Music Industry
4 24 (60.00%) BDD
4 24 (60.00%) NoSQL
4 24 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 24 (60.00%) Node.js
4 24 (60.00%) High Availability
4 24 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
4 24 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 24 (60.00%) Ruby
4 24 (60.00%) TDD
5 16 (40.00%) SQL
5 16 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (37.50%) HTML
6 15 (37.50%) CSS

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
2 24 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 24 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (60.00%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (60.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 35 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 11 (27.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) C# Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Lead .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Lead C# Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Junior
5 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
1 40 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 40 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 29 (72.50%) .NET Framework
2 29 (72.50%) AngularJS
2 29 (72.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 24 (60.00%) Code First Entity Framework
3 24 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 24 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 24 (60.00%) Node.js
3 24 (60.00%) RESTful
4 15 (37.50%) CSS
4 15 (37.50%) HTML
5 5 (12.50%) jQuery
5 5 (12.50%) LINQ
5 5 (12.50%) Web Services
6 4 (10.00%) WPF
7 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) MVC
2 24 (60.00%) BDD
2 24 (60.00%) High Availability
2 24 (60.00%) TDD
2 24 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (7.50%) Scrum
4 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.50%) Analytics
5 1 (2.50%) Data Analytics
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (97.50%) JavaScript
3 24 (60.00%) Ruby
4 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 16 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
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