The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 49 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.14% 2.51% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.72% 4.96% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 10
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,250 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
147 242 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 41.88% 50.63% 63.49%
Number of salaries quoted 144 224 142
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Ipswich

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for WCF.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) MS Project
3 5 (55.56%) UML
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (55.56%) PaaS
3 5 (55.56%) IaaS
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) WF
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) XSLT
5 2 (22.22%) HTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 5 (55.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) IaaS
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (55.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Architect
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 1 (11.11%) C# Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) WF
5 2 (22.22%) XHTML
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) XSLT
6 1 (11.11%) LINQ
6 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft