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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 49 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 59 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.06% 10.30% 9.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.10% 16.48% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 52 50
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
328 358 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 50.15% 62.48% 57.53%
Number of salaries quoted 310 282 371
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 £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 22 May 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 -16 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (91.67%) C#
2 32 (88.89%) .NET
3 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
5 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
5 22 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (58.33%) TDD
7 19 (52.78%) XML
8 18 (50.00%) Web Services
9 17 (47.22%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (47.22%) MVC
10 14 (38.89%) WinForms
11 13 (36.11%) Dynamics CRM
11 13 (36.11%) CRM
11 13 (36.11%) WPF
12 12 (33.33%) Kanban
12 12 (33.33%) MVVM
12 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (33.33%) SOAP
12 12 (33.33%) Windows
12 12 (33.33%) Scrum
13 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
14 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
15 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (22.22%) Web Application Development
16 8 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
16 8 (22.22%) Moq
16 8 (22.22%) BDD
16 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
16 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (47.22%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
3 6 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (22.22%) Moq
2 8 (22.22%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) PROIV
3 1 (2.78%) WatiN
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.22%) BizTalk Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Lead Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Lead Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.78%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 19 (52.78%) XML
4 18 (50.00%) Web Services
5 14 (38.89%) WinForms
6 13 (36.11%) WPF
7 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (33.33%) SOAP
8 8 (22.22%) NHibernate
9 7 (19.44%) CSS
9 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 7 (19.44%) Silverlight
10 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 6 (16.67%) jQuery
11 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (11.11%) Reactive Extensions
12 4 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
13 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.22%) Streaming Music
3 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) TDD
3 17 (47.22%) MVC
4 13 (36.11%) CRM
5 12 (33.33%) Kanban
5 12 (33.33%) MVVM
5 12 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 8 (22.22%) BDD
6 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 8 (22.22%) Project Planning
7 7 (19.44%) Migration
8 5 (13.89%) UML
8 5 (13.89%) OO
8 5 (13.89%) OOD
9 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 4 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (11.11%) Workflow
9 4 (11.11%) DSDM
10 3 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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