Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 30 24
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 1.65% 5.43% 7.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 13.27% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 16
Wakefield median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £35,150 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £39,650 £42,500 £35,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +15.00% +6.67%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 46 113 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 19.01% 40.94% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35 111 88
Wakefield median annual salary £33,000 £36,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.59% +5.80% +6.15%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Wakefield

WCF
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for WCF in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for WCF.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) React
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) C#

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle