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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 56 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 41 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.83% 6.89% 8.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 10.82% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 38 32
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
275 379 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 45.83% 63.70% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 259 289 284
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 17 April 2015. 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 -2 9 £37,500 -6.25% 4
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (96.88%) .NET
3 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (71.88%) TDD
4 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
5 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
6 18 (56.25%) MVC
6 18 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (53.13%) WinForms
8 16 (50.00%) WPF
8 16 (50.00%) Web Services
9 15 (46.88%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (40.63%) MVVM
10 13 (40.63%) Scrum
10 13 (40.63%) XML
10 13 (40.63%) Windows
10 13 (40.63%) Kanban
11 11 (34.38%) Streaming Music
11 11 (34.38%) NUnit
11 11 (34.38%) NHibernate
11 11 (34.38%) SOAP
11 11 (34.38%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (34.38%) Moq
11 11 (34.38%) BDD
11 11 (34.38%) Web Application Development
12 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
13 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (25.00%) CRM
13 8 (25.00%) SharePoint

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 15 (46.88%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (34.38%) NUnit
2 11 (34.38%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (34.38%) Moq
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) WatiN
General
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (28.13%) BizTalk Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Lead Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Lead Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.13%) CSS Developer
6 1 (3.13%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8 Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) .NET
2 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
3 17 (53.13%) WinForms
4 16 (50.00%) Web Services
4 16 (50.00%) WPF
5 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (40.63%) XML
7 11 (34.38%) NHibernate
7 11 (34.38%) SOAP
8 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
9 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (12.50%) HTML
10 4 (12.50%) CSS
11 3 (9.38%) jQuery
12 2 (6.25%) Reactive Extensions
12 2 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (3.13%) RESTful
13 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
13 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Streaming Music
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) TDD
3 18 (56.25%) MVC
4 13 (40.63%) Scrum
4 13 (40.63%) Kanban
4 13 (40.63%) MVVM
5 11 (34.38%) BDD
5 11 (34.38%) Web Application Development
6 8 (25.00%) CRM
7 5 (15.63%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) OO
8 3 (9.38%) OOD
9 2 (6.25%) DSDM
9 2 (6.25%) ERP
9 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.25%) Workflow
9 2 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
10 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago