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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 37 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.77% 4.78% 2.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.95% 9.56% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 20
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
232 272 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 54.98% 50.00% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 205 264 286
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
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 18 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 18 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 +1 14 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Bury St Edmunds +6 6 £42,500 +6.25%
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 102 (99.03%) C#
2 86 (83.50%) .NET
3 65 (63.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 62 (60.19%) Web Services
5 57 (55.34%) XML
5 57 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (55.34%) TDD
6 51 (49.51%) SOAP
6 51 (49.51%) SQL Server
7 49 (47.57%) Microsoft
8 44 (42.72%) CRM
9 42 (40.78%) BizTalk Server
9 42 (40.78%) ASP.NET
10 41 (39.81%) Dynamics CRM
11 38 (36.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 35 (33.98%) SharePoint
13 33 (32.04%) MVC
14 32 (31.07%) WPF
15 25 (24.27%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (23.30%) Visual Studio
17 22 (21.36%) Degree
18 19 (18.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 18 (17.48%) Windows
20 16 (15.53%) SQL
20 16 (15.53%) N-Tier
21 15 (14.56%) Silverlight
21 15 (14.56%) NUnit
22 14 (13.59%) NHibernate
22 14 (13.59%) WF
22 14 (13.59%) MS Excel

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (40.78%) BizTalk Server
2 35 (33.98%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.71%) IIS
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 41 (39.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Force.com
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) SSL
2 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.94%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (49.51%) SQL Server
2 38 (36.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (18.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (11.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (6.80%) OLAP
6 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.94%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.97%) DTS
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 65 (63.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (23.30%) Visual Studio
3 15 (14.56%) NUnit
4 7 (6.80%) NuGet
5 6 (5.83%) SpecFlow
5 6 (5.83%) MSTest
6 3 (2.91%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.91%) NCover
6 3 (2.91%) FxCop
7 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.94%) WatiN
7 2 (1.94%) Selenium
8 1 (0.97%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.97%) Moq
General
1 6 (5.83%) Advertising
2 2 (1.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 95 (92.23%) Developer
2 39 (37.86%) C# Developer
3 31 (30.10%) C# .NET Developer
4 29 (28.16%) BizTalk Developer
5 28 (27.18%) .NET Developer
6 12 (11.65%) CRM Developer
7 8 (7.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Programmer
8 7 (6.80%) Applications Developer
8 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.80%) SQL Developer
8 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Agile C# Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (83.50%) .NET
2 62 (60.19%) Web Services
3 57 (55.34%) XML
4 51 (49.51%) SOAP
5 42 (40.78%) ASP.NET
6 32 (31.07%) WPF
7 25 (24.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (14.56%) Silverlight
9 14 (13.59%) NHibernate
9 14 (13.59%) WF
10 13 (12.62%) .NET Framework
11 10 (9.71%) CSS
11 10 (9.71%) HTML
12 9 (8.74%) Reactive Extensions
12 9 (8.74%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 7 (6.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (4.85%) WinForms
15 5 (4.85%) JSON
15 5 (4.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) N-Tier
2 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.48%) Windows
2 6 (5.83%) Linux
3 3 (2.91%) UNIX
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (2.91%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
1 57 (55.34%) TDD
2 44 (42.72%) CRM
3 33 (32.04%) MVC
4 13 (12.62%) MVVM
5 12 (11.65%) Workflow
6 9 (8.74%) UML
6 9 (8.74%) Scrum
6 9 (8.74%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.77%) Data Migration
7 8 (7.77%) Migration
7 8 (7.77%) Data Modelling
8 7 (6.80%) OOP
8 7 (6.80%) Project Planning
9 6 (5.83%) SOA
10 5 (4.85%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.85%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.91%) ETL
11 3 (2.91%) ERP
11 3 (2.91%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 102 (99.03%) C#
2 16 (15.53%) SQL
3 11 (10.68%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.91%) XAML
6 2 (1.94%) Java
6 2 (1.94%) C++
7 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.97%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 22 (21.36%) Degree
2 13 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.74%) MCITP
5 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) MCTS
6 2 (1.94%) MCP
6 2 (1.94%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
Vendors
1 49 (47.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.77%) Oracle
2 8 (7.77%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
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