Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 98 52
Rank change year-on-year +33 -46 +30
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 14 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.06% 1.01% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.03% 2.73% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 69
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -5.41% -1.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £44,375 £40,000 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +20.00% +5.63%

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 457 513 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 41.02% 37.01% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 384 457 513
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%

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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +23 21 £42,500 +21.43%
Doncaster +8 2 - -
WCF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 21 (91.30%) MVC
2 21 (91.30%) .NET Framework
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
5 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (56.52%) WPF
6 13 (56.52%) SQL
7 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
7 12 (52.17%) SDLC
7 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
7 12 (52.17%) Scrum
7 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
8 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
8 9 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (34.78%) Web Application Development
9 8 (34.78%) RESTful
9 8 (34.78%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (34.78%) Code First Entity Framework
9 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
9 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
9 8 (34.78%) Node.js

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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) NoSQL
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
2 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) ReSharper
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.70%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (34.78%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (91.30%) .NET Developer
3 15 (65.22%) C# Developer
4 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 13 (56.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (56.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (47.83%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (47.83%) C# Software Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Senior C# Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Senior Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Senior Software Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) .NET Framework
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (56.52%) WPF
5 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
5 9 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 8 (34.78%) Code First Entity Framework
6 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
6 8 (34.78%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (34.78%) Node.js
6 8 (34.78%) RESTful
7 2 (8.70%) CSS
7 2 (8.70%) WinForms
8 1 (4.35%) HTML
8 1 (4.35%) jQuery
8 1 (4.35%) LINQ
8 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) MVC
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) SDLC
3 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
4 8 (34.78%) BDD
4 8 (34.78%) High Availability
4 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 8 (34.78%) Web Application Development
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Use Case
6 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) DevExpress