The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 45 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.54% 4.56% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.93% 8.68% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 21
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
251 288 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 58.78% 52.55% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 223 279 280
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

WCF
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

WCF Salary Trend in Suffolk

WCF
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Suffolk

WCF
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +6 19 £42,500 - 2
Bury St Edmunds - 11 £42,500 - 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

1 112 (99.12%) C#
2 96 (84.96%) .NET
3 71 (62.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 69 (61.06%) Web Services
5 65 (57.52%) TDD
6 61 (53.98%) SQL Server
7 58 (51.33%) XML
7 58 (51.33%) Microsoft
8 57 (50.44%) SOAP
9 52 (46.02%) CRM
10 49 (43.36%) Dynamics CRM
11 47 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (41.59%) ASP.NET
12 42 (37.17%) SharePoint
13 41 (36.28%) BizTalk Server
13 41 (36.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 41 (36.28%) WPF
14 37 (32.74%) MVC
15 30 (26.55%) Visual Studio
16 29 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (23.89%) Degree
18 24 (21.24%) Windows
19 23 (20.35%) Silverlight
19 23 (20.35%) NUnit
20 22 (19.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 19 (16.81%) Microsoft Certification
21 19 (16.81%) MVVM
22 18 (15.93%) Workflow
23 17 (15.04%) N-Tier
24 16 (14.16%) SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 42 (37.17%) SharePoint
2 41 (36.28%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (8.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 49 (43.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.77%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Force.com
2 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) SSL
2 2 (1.77%) Telnet
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (53.98%) SQL Server
2 41 (36.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (19.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.19%) OLAP
6 6 (5.31%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.77%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.88%) DTS
Development Applications
1 71 (62.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (26.55%) Visual Studio
3 23 (20.35%) NUnit
4 7 (6.19%) ReSharper
4 7 (6.19%) NuGet
4 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (5.31%) SpecFlow
5 6 (5.31%) MSTest
6 3 (2.65%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (2.65%) Moq
6 3 (2.65%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.65%) NCover
6 3 (2.65%) FxCop
7 2 (1.77%) WatiN
7 2 (1.77%) Selenium
7 2 (1.77%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (5.31%) Advertising
2 4 (3.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 105 (92.92%) Developer
2 41 (36.28%) C# Developer
3 33 (29.20%) C# .NET Developer
4 30 (26.55%) .NET Developer
5 27 (23.89%) BizTalk Developer
6 12 (10.62%) CRM Developer
7 8 (7.08%) Agile C# Developer
7 8 (7.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Developer
8 7 (6.19%) Programmer
8 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.19%) SQL Developer
8 7 (6.19%) Applications Developer
8 7 (6.19%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (84.96%) .NET
2 69 (61.06%) Web Services
3 58 (51.33%) XML
4 57 (50.44%) SOAP
5 47 (41.59%) ASP.NET
6 41 (36.28%) WPF
7 29 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (20.35%) Silverlight
9 16 (14.16%) NHibernate
10 15 (13.27%) Reactive Extensions
10 15 (13.27%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 14 (12.39%) WF
12 13 (11.50%) .NET Framework
13 11 (9.73%) JSON
14 10 (8.85%) HTML
14 10 (8.85%) CSS
15 7 (6.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (4.42%) jQuery
16 5 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) N-Tier
2 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.24%) Windows
2 6 (5.31%) Linux
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (2.65%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.65%) UNIX
4 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (57.52%) TDD
2 52 (46.02%) CRM
3 47 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (32.74%) MVC
5 19 (16.81%) MVVM
6 18 (15.93%) Workflow
7 11 (9.73%) Scrum
7 11 (9.73%) Configuration Management
7 11 (9.73%) Unit Testing
8 10 (8.85%) UML
9 8 (7.08%) Data Modelling
9 8 (7.08%) Migration
9 8 (7.08%) Waterfall
9 8 (7.08%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.08%) Data Migration
10 7 (6.19%) Project Planning
10 7 (6.19%) SOA
10 7 (6.19%) OOP
11 3 (2.65%) ETL
11 3 (2.65%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 112 (99.12%) C#
2 16 (14.16%) SQL
3 11 (9.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.54%) XAML
5 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.88%) PowerHouse
6 1 (0.88%) C++
6 1 (0.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (23.89%) Degree
2 19 (16.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (14.16%) Security Cleared
4 15 (13.27%) MCITP
5 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) MCTS
6 2 (1.77%) MCP
6 2 (1.77%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
Vendors
1 58 (51.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.85%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (7.08%) Oracle
4 3 (2.65%) CheckPoint
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago