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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 20 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.01% 6.85% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.80% 12.12% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 11
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
125 165 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 53.65% 56.51% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 110 157 186
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Ipswich

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (97.67%) C#
2 38 (88.37%) SQL Server
3 36 (83.72%) .NET
4 35 (81.40%) ASP.NET
5 33 (76.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (58.14%) MVC
7 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (48.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (44.19%) TDD
9 19 (44.19%) WPF
9 19 (44.19%) Visual Studio
10 18 (41.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
11 16 (37.21%) N-Tier
12 14 (32.56%) WF
13 13 (30.23%) NHibernate
13 13 (30.23%) NUnit
14 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
14 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (27.91%) SharePoint
15 11 (25.58%) CRM
15 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
16 10 (23.26%) HTML
16 10 (23.26%) IIS
16 10 (23.26%) CSS
16 10 (23.26%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (23.26%) Salesforce.com
17 9 (20.93%) Web Services
17 9 (20.93%) UML
18 8 (18.60%) SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (27.91%) SharePoint
2 10 (23.26%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (23.26%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Force.com
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (88.37%) SQL Server
2 21 (48.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (41.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (16.28%) OLAP
6 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.65%) SQLPlus
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (76.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (44.19%) Visual Studio
3 13 (30.23%) NUnit
4 7 (16.28%) NuGet
5 6 (13.95%) SpecFlow
5 6 (13.95%) MSTest
6 3 (6.98%) CruiseControl
6 3 (6.98%) NCover
6 3 (6.98%) FxCop
7 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.33%) WatiN
8 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (9.30%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) C# Developer
3 17 (39.53%) .NET Developer
4 16 (37.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Programmer
5 7 (16.28%) SQL Developer
5 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Technical Architect
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (83.72%) .NET
2 35 (81.40%) ASP.NET
3 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (44.19%) WPF
5 14 (32.56%) WF
6 13 (30.23%) NHibernate
7 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
8 10 (23.26%) HTML
8 10 (23.26%) CSS
9 9 (20.93%) Web Services
10 7 (16.28%) XML
11 6 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (11.63%) jQuery
13 4 (9.30%) WinForms
14 2 (4.65%) SOAP
14 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 1 (2.33%) Silverlight
15 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
15 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) MVC
2 19 (44.19%) TDD
3 11 (25.58%) CRM
4 9 (20.93%) UML
5 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 7 (16.28%) OOP
6 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.95%) SOA
8 3 (6.98%) ETL
8 3 (6.98%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.65%) Workflow
10 1 (2.33%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.33%) Web Development
10 1 (2.33%) Performance Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Time Management
10 1 (2.33%) ERP
10 1 (2.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) C#
2 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.60%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCTS
3 2 (4.65%) MCP
3 2 (4.65%) MCSD
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago