The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 49 45 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.09% 4.08% 9.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.42% 6.19% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 29
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
Suffolk

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 Ipswich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
226 226 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 47.18% 65.89% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 212 160 147
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

WCF
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

WCF Salary Trend in Ipswich

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (72.00%) MVC
4 18 (72.00%) WinForms
5 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (68.00%) WPF
6 15 (60.00%) Kanban
6 15 (60.00%) Scrum
7 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (48.00%) TDD
9 11 (44.00%) NUnit
9 11 (44.00%) NHibernate
9 11 (44.00%) Streaming Music
9 11 (44.00%) MVVM
9 11 (44.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (44.00%) Moq
9 11 (44.00%) BDD
9 11 (44.00%) Windows
9 11 (44.00%) Web Application Development
10 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
11 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (28.00%) CRM
11 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
12 6 (24.00%) UML
12 6 (24.00%) CSS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) NUnit
1 11 (44.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (44.00%) Moq
2 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) WatiN
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Lead Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.00%) CSS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (72.00%) WinForms
4 17 (68.00%) WPF
5 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (44.00%) NHibernate
7 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) Web Services
8 6 (24.00%) HTML
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (20.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.00%) XML
10 1 (4.00%) RESTful
10 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
10 1 (4.00%) JSON
10 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Streaming Music
2 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) MVC
2 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Kanban
3 15 (60.00%) Scrum
4 12 (48.00%) TDD
5 11 (44.00%) MVVM
5 11 (44.00%) BDD
5 11 (44.00%) Web Application Development
6 7 (28.00%) CRM
7 6 (24.00%) UML
8 5 (20.00%) OO
8 5 (20.00%) OOD
9 4 (16.00%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (16.00%) DSDM
10 1 (4.00%) Migration
10 1 (4.00%) Project Management
10 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
10 1 (4.00%) Android Development
10 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
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