The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.68% - 5.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% - 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WCF
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 78 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 22.60% 53.42% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31 70 48
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

WCF
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

WCF Salary Trend in Colchester

WCF
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) DevExpress
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) CRM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) DevExpress
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