The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 15 35 57
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +22
Permanent jobs citing WCF 62 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.87% 6.15% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.50% 10.14% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 11
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 £38,100 £39,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
234 355 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 56.12% 60.68% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 194 345 239
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
East of England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +4 26 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 17 £45,000 -
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 108 (99.08%) C#
2 94 (86.24%) .NET
3 67 (61.47%) Web Services
4 65 (59.63%) TDD
5 64 (58.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 61 (55.96%) SQL Server
7 55 (50.46%) Microsoft
8 54 (49.54%) SOAP
9 53 (48.62%) XML
10 49 (44.95%) CRM
10 49 (44.95%) ASP.NET
11 46 (42.20%) Dynamics CRM
12 45 (41.28%) WPF
13 42 (38.53%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (36.70%) BizTalk Server
15 37 (33.94%) SharePoint
16 36 (33.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 34 (31.19%) MVC
18 31 (28.44%) Visual Studio
19 30 (27.52%) ASP.NET MVC
20 26 (23.85%) Silverlight
21 25 (22.94%) NUnit
22 23 (21.10%) Degree
23 21 (19.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 21 (19.27%) Windows
24 18 (16.51%) NHibernate
25 17 (15.60%) N-Tier
26 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
27 15 (13.76%) Microsoft Certification
27 15 (13.76%) MVVM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 40 (36.70%) BizTalk Server
2 37 (33.94%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.26%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 46 (42.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Force.com
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) SSL
2 1 (0.92%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (55.96%) SQL Server
2 36 (33.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (19.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (6.42%) OLAP
5 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.92%) DTS
8 1 (0.92%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 64 (58.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (28.44%) Visual Studio
3 25 (22.94%) NUnit
4 7 (6.42%) ReSharper
4 7 (6.42%) NuGet
4 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (5.50%) MSTest
5 6 (5.50%) SpecFlow
6 5 (4.59%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (4.59%) Moq
7 3 (2.75%) CruiseControl
7 3 (2.75%) NCover
7 3 (2.75%) FxCop
8 2 (1.83%) WatiN
8 2 (1.83%) Selenium
9 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (5.50%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 103 (94.50%) Developer
2 41 (37.61%) C# Developer
3 33 (30.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 28 (25.69%) .NET Developer
5 24 (22.02%) BizTalk Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Agile C# Developer
7 9 (8.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (8.26%) CRM Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Applications Developer
9 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.42%) SQL Developer
9 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Programmer
11 5 (4.59%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (86.24%) .NET
2 67 (61.47%) Web Services
3 54 (49.54%) SOAP
4 53 (48.62%) XML
5 49 (44.95%) ASP.NET
6 45 (41.28%) WPF
7 30 (27.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (23.85%) Silverlight
9 18 (16.51%) NHibernate
10 14 (12.84%) WF
11 13 (11.93%) .NET Framework
12 11 (10.09%) JSON
12 11 (10.09%) Reactive Extensions
12 11 (10.09%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 10 (9.17%) CSS
13 10 (9.17%) HTML
14 7 (6.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (4.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) N-Tier
2 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.27%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) Linux
3 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (59.63%) TDD
2 49 (44.95%) CRM
3 42 (38.53%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (31.19%) MVC
5 15 (13.76%) MVVM
6 14 (12.84%) Workflow
7 11 (10.09%) Unit Testing
7 11 (10.09%) Scrum
7 11 (10.09%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.17%) UML
9 9 (8.26%) Migration
9 9 (8.26%) Data Migration
10 8 (7.34%) Waterfall
10 8 (7.34%) Project Planning
11 7 (6.42%) SOA
11 7 (6.42%) OOP
12 5 (4.59%) Kanban
12 5 (4.59%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.59%) Web Application Development
12 5 (4.59%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 108 (99.08%) C#
2 14 (12.84%) SQL
3 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.67%) XAML
5 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.92%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 23 (21.10%) Degree
2 16 (14.68%) Security Cleared
3 15 (13.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (10.09%) MCITP
5 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.83%) MCTS
6 2 (1.83%) MCP
6 2 (1.83%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (50.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.17%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle
4 3 (2.75%) CheckPoint
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Pension and MS Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago