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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.77% 11.91% 8.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.63% 24.68% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 23
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
166 154 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 56.85% 48.28% 60.52%
Number of salaries quoted 130 140 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014, 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 23 (95.83%) C#
2 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (70.83%) .NET
4 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 15 (62.50%) MVC
5 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (45.83%) TDD
7 11 (45.83%) WPF
8 10 (41.67%) NHibernate
9 9 (37.50%) Windows
9 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (37.50%) Scrum
9 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (33.33%) SQL
10 8 (33.33%) WinForms
10 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
11 7 (29.17%) NUnit
12 6 (25.00%) IIS
12 6 (25.00%) CRM
12 6 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
12 6 (25.00%) Streaming Music
12 6 (25.00%) Kanban
12 6 (25.00%) MVVM
12 6 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
12 6 (25.00%) Moq
12 6 (25.00%) BDD
12 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
13 5 (20.83%) HTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 6 (25.00%) IIS
3 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (12.50%) OLAP
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.33%) SQLPlus
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (29.17%) NUnit
3 6 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (25.00%) Moq
4 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (12.50%) NuGet
6 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.17%) Selenium
7 1 (4.17%) WatiN
7 1 (4.17%) MSTest
General
1 3 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Programmer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (4.17%) CSS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (45.83%) WPF
5 10 (41.67%) NHibernate
6 8 (33.33%) WinForms
7 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) CSS
8 4 (16.67%) WF
9 3 (12.50%) Web Services
9 3 (12.50%) XML
9 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (8.33%) SOAP
10 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (4.17%) jQuery
11 1 (4.17%) RESTful
11 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Streaming Music
2 4 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) MVC
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
4 9 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) Kanban
5 6 (25.00%) MVVM
5 6 (25.00%) BDD
5 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (25.00%) CRM
6 3 (12.50%) OOP
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) Android Development
7 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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