The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 69 82 81
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 204 203 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.80% 3.12% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.35% 8.07% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 196 188 215
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2182 2514 2773
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 40.69% 38.68% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1961 2111 2321
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WCF in Yorkshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Yorkshire

WCF
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +4 147 £39,000 -7.14% 11
South Yorkshire +29 23 £35,000 -4.76% 5
North Yorkshire +14 22 £40,000 +10.34% 9
East Yorkshire - 11 £45,000 - 2
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 384 (99.22%) C#
2 374 (96.64%) .NET
3 290 (74.94%) MVC
4 272 (70.28%) ASP.NET
5 234 (60.47%) SQL Server
6 203 (52.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 198 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
8 172 (44.44%) SQL
9 164 (42.38%) HTML
10 159 (41.09%) JavaScript
11 137 (35.40%) CSS
12 136 (35.14%) T-SQL
13 133 (34.37%) .NET Framework
14 132 (34.11%) Web Services
15 122 (31.52%) WPF
16 111 (28.68%) TDD
17 110 (28.42%) Finance
18 102 (26.36%) Microsoft
19 99 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
20 90 (23.26%) jQuery
21 88 (22.74%) Software Engineering
22 87 (22.48%) AngularJS
23 83 (21.45%) WinForms
24 82 (21.19%) Entity Framework
25 81 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 74 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 72 (18.60%) Node.js
28 69 (17.83%) Visual Studio
29 68 (17.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 68 (17.57%) Web Application Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 25 (6.46%) IIS
2 18 (4.65%) CMS
3 12 (3.10%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.33%) Mule
5 7 (1.81%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.52%) Kentico
8 2 (0.52%) WordPress
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 47 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (5.43%) PaaS
3 19 (4.91%) SaaS
4 5 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.78%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.55%) Internet
2 2 (0.52%) Extranet
2 2 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) LDAP
3 1 (0.26%) SMTP
3 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 81 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 68 (17.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (16.28%) SQL Server 2014
5 42 (10.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (10.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 36 (9.30%) NoSQL
8 20 (5.17%) MySQL
9 5 (1.29%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.29%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.52%) OLAP
11 2 (0.52%) OLTP
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.52%) SQLite
12 1 (0.26%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.26%) Big Data
12 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 69 (17.83%) Visual Studio
2 54 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 53 (13.70%) Git (software)
4 31 (8.01%) MSTest
4 31 (8.01%) NUnit
5 22 (5.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (3.10%) NuGet
7 5 (1.29%) Moq
7 5 (1.29%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (1.29%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.03%) JIRA
8 4 (1.03%) JIRA Agile
8 4 (1.03%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.03%) Subversion
9 1 (0.26%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.26%) gulp
9 1 (0.26%) ReSharper
General
1 110 (28.42%) Finance
2 23 (5.94%) Music Industry
3 11 (2.84%) Retail
4 7 (1.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.03%) Military
6 3 (0.78%) Games
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 319 (82.43%) Developer
2 289 (74.68%) .NET Developer
3 158 (40.83%) C# Developer
4 142 (36.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 109 (28.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 109 (28.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 87 (22.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 75 (19.38%) Software Developer
8 69 (17.83%) .NET Software Developer
9 51 (13.18%) C# Software Developer
10 50 (12.92%) Lead Developer
10 50 (12.92%) Senior Developer
11 47 (12.14%) Lead .NET Developer
11 47 (12.14%) Software Engineer
12 45 (11.63%) Lead C# Developer
13 44 (11.37%) Senior .NET Developer
14 34 (8.79%) .NET Software Engineer
15 33 (8.53%) Junior
15 33 (8.53%) Junior Developer
16 31 (8.01%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (96.64%) .NET
2 272 (70.28%) ASP.NET
3 203 (52.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 164 (42.38%) HTML
5 137 (35.40%) CSS
6 133 (34.37%) .NET Framework
7 132 (34.11%) Web Services
8 122 (31.52%) WPF
9 99 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 90 (23.26%) jQuery
11 87 (22.48%) AngularJS
12 83 (21.45%) WinForms
13 82 (21.19%) Entity Framework
14 74 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 72 (18.60%) Node.js
16 68 (17.57%) RESTful
17 64 (16.54%) SOAP
18 62 (16.02%) LINQ
19 53 (13.70%) XML
20 51 (13.18%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.08%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.46%) Streaming Music
3 13 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.81%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.03%) Fintech
6 3 (0.78%) iPhone
6 3 (0.78%) Social Network
7 2 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.26%) iPad
8 1 (0.26%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.26%) Replication
8 1 (0.26%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.26%) User Experience
8 1 (0.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.30%) Windows
2 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (74.94%) MVC
2 198 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (28.68%) TDD
4 88 (22.74%) Software Engineering
5 68 (17.57%) Web Application Development
6 63 (16.28%) Scrum
7 48 (12.40%) OO
7 48 (12.40%) SDLC
8 44 (11.37%) BDD
9 40 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (9.04%) Dependency Injection
11 33 (8.53%) Waterfall
12 31 (8.01%) MVVM
13 30 (7.75%) Service Delivery
14 29 (7.49%) Mentoring
14 29 (7.49%) UML
15 28 (7.24%) Domain-Driven Design
16 27 (6.98%) SOA
17 26 (6.72%) Project Management
18 24 (6.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 384 (99.22%) C#
2 172 (44.44%) SQL
3 159 (41.09%) JavaScript
4 136 (35.14%) T-SQL
5 54 (13.95%) Java
6 35 (9.04%) Ruby
7 28 (7.24%) C++
7 28 (7.24%) PL/SQL
8 18 (4.65%) PowerShell
9 17 (4.39%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.78%) VB
11 2 (0.52%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.52%) Python
11 2 (0.52%) VB6
12 1 (0.26%) Scala
12 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 68 (17.57%) Degree
2 2 (0.52%) MCP
2 2 (0.52%) MCPD
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.33%) QA
2 5 (1.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 102 (26.36%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.49%) Oracle
3 6 (1.55%) Sitecore
4 3 (0.78%) Google
5 2 (0.52%) Twitter
5 2 (0.52%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 23 days holiday, 3% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, Yorkshire
Hull City Council
Salary: £30,480 - £33,106 per annum (37 hrs per week)
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
Salary: From £33,437 to £36,379 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Optisoft Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
vismo ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus £3k quarterly bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago