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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 43 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.28% 9.01% 6.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.73% 16.80% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 20
Average salary £57,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.39% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £62,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
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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
169 125 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 48.15% 53.65% 56.51%
Number of salaries quoted 143 110 157
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Ipswich

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) XML
3 12 (63.16%) CRM
3 12 (63.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (52.63%) Silverlight
4 10 (52.63%) Project Management
4 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
4 10 (52.63%) Migration
5 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 9 (47.37%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) HTML
7 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 7 (36.84%) IIS
7 7 (36.84%) CSS
7 7 (36.84%) MVC
8 6 (31.58%) Business Development
8 6 (31.58%) jQuery
9 5 (26.32%) OO
9 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
9 5 (26.32%) OOD
10 4 (21.05%) Scrum
10 4 (21.05%) Extreme Programming
10 4 (21.05%) DSDM
10 4 (21.05%) Web Services
10 4 (21.05%) Kanban
10 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (36.84%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) PROIV
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) CRM Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) CRM Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) Silverlight
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) CSS
5 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 2 (10.53%) WinForms
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
8 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.53%) WPF
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.53%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) CRM
2 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) Business Development
5 5 (26.32%) OOD
5 5 (26.32%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) DSDM
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Kanban
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle