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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 81 67
Rank change year-on-year -42 -14  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 118 176 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.20% 3.12% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.33% 8.10% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 110 157 228
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,950 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 2214 2174 2777
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 41.23% 38.54% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1891 1889 2357
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -56 70 £45,000 - 11
North Yorkshire +18 21 £40,000 - 3
South Yorkshire +7 13 £35,000 -2.77% 2
East Yorkshire -5 13 £37,500 -13.29%
WCF
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 314 (98.13%) C#
2 310 (96.88%) .NET
3 237 (74.06%) ASP.NET
4 228 (71.25%) MVC
5 206 (64.38%) SQL Server
6 198 (61.88%) Agile Software Development
7 172 (53.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 164 (51.25%) SQL
9 151 (47.19%) HTML
10 146 (45.63%) JavaScript
11 139 (43.44%) Web Services
12 125 (39.06%) CSS
13 122 (38.13%) T-SQL
14 120 (37.50%) .NET Framework
15 108 (33.75%) WPF
16 105 (32.81%) ASP.NET Web API
17 97 (30.31%) Microsoft
18 95 (29.69%) TDD
19 90 (28.13%) jQuery
20 85 (26.56%) Scrum
21 78 (24.38%) Software Engineering
21 78 (24.38%) AngularJS
22 76 (23.75%) Finance
23 72 (22.50%) Degree
24 71 (22.19%) Entity Framework
25 68 (21.25%) WinForms
25 68 (21.25%) SOAP
26 66 (20.63%) Visual Studio
26 66 (20.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 61 (19.06%) LINQ

WCF
Co-occurring 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 33 (10.31%) IIS
2 13 (4.06%) CMS
3 9 (2.81%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.50%) Mule
5 6 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.31%) Kentico
7 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.56%) InfoPath
2 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.31%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.44%) PaaS
4 8 (2.50%) SaaS
5 6 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) Extranet
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) Intranet
2 1 (0.31%) LDAP
2 1 (0.31%) SMTP
2 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (64.38%) SQL Server
2 66 (20.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (13.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 37 (11.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 27 (8.44%) NoSQL
7 22 (6.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (3.44%) MySQL
9 9 (2.81%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.19%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.56%) Power BI
12 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.31%) Big Data
13 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.31%) OLAP
13 1 (0.31%) OLTP
13 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 66 (20.63%) Visual Studio
2 41 (12.81%) Git (software)
3 36 (11.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (9.06%) NUnit
5 25 (7.81%) MSTest
6 10 (3.13%) NuGet
6 10 (3.13%) Subversion
6 10 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.81%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.56%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.25%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.25%) FogBugz
9 4 (1.25%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.25%) JIRA
9 4 (1.25%) Selenium
9 4 (1.25%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.63%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.31%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.31%) gulp
General
1 76 (23.75%) Finance
2 18 (5.63%) Music Industry
3 16 (5.00%) Retail
4 5 (1.56%) Local Government
5 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Marketing
7 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 268 (83.75%) Developer
2 215 (67.19%) .NET Developer
3 151 (47.19%) C# Developer
4 125 (39.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 105 (32.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 104 (32.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 76 (23.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 64 (20.00%) Software Developer
9 51 (15.94%) C# Software Developer
10 48 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
11 44 (13.75%) Senior Developer
12 42 (13.13%) SQL Developer
13 39 (12.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 38 (11.88%) Lead Developer
15 36 (11.25%) Lead .NET Developer
16 35 (10.94%) Lead C# Developer
17 31 (9.69%) Software Engineer
18 30 (9.38%) C# WCF Developer
18 30 (9.38%) WCF Developer
19 27 (8.44%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (96.88%) .NET
2 237 (74.06%) ASP.NET
3 172 (53.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 151 (47.19%) HTML
5 139 (43.44%) Web Services
6 125 (39.06%) CSS
7 120 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 108 (33.75%) WPF
9 105 (32.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 90 (28.13%) jQuery
11 78 (24.38%) AngularJS
12 71 (22.19%) Entity Framework
13 68 (21.25%) SOAP
13 68 (21.25%) WinForms
14 61 (19.06%) LINQ
15 59 (18.44%) RESTful
16 49 (15.31%) XML
17 47 (14.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 45 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 42 (13.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.63%) Computer Science
2 30 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.06%) Streaming Music
4 7 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.88%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.88%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.56%) DataPower
7 4 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.25%) Fintech
8 2 (0.63%) Social Network
9 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.31%) iPad
9 1 (0.31%) Replication
9 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.31%) User Experience
9 1 (0.31%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.44%) Windows
2 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (71.25%) MVC
2 198 (61.88%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (29.69%) TDD
4 85 (26.56%) Scrum
5 78 (24.38%) Software Engineering
6 51 (15.94%) SDLC
7 49 (15.31%) OO
8 40 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 39 (12.19%) BDD
9 39 (12.19%) Web Application Development
10 38 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (11.88%) UML
11 29 (9.06%) Project Management
12 28 (8.75%) Mentoring
13 27 (8.44%) Service Delivery
14 25 (7.81%) MVVM
15 24 (7.50%) DSDM
15 24 (7.50%) RUP
15 24 (7.50%) Use Case
16 19 (5.94%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 314 (98.13%) C#
2 164 (51.25%) SQL
3 146 (45.63%) JavaScript
4 122 (38.13%) T-SQL
5 53 (16.56%) Java
6 26 (8.13%) Ruby
7 25 (7.81%) C++
7 25 (7.81%) PL/SQL
8 9 (2.81%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.19%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.25%) VB
11 3 (0.94%) Python
12 2 (0.63%) C
12 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.63%) VB6
13 1 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 72 (22.50%) Degree
2 7 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.56%) DBS Check
4 4 (1.25%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.56%) WCAG
2 4 (1.25%) QA
3 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 97 (30.31%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.63%) Oracle
3 6 (1.88%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.63%) Apple
4 2 (0.63%) hybris
4 2 (0.63%) Twitter
4 2 (0.63%) Xamarin
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago