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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 46 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.81% 7.56% 6.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.41% 12.68% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
234 276 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 43.82% 59.61% 56.22%
Number of salaries quoted 202 209 263
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 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 -12 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) TDD
3 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
5 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET
5 21 (52.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (47.50%) Web Services
6 19 (47.50%) MVC
7 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (42.50%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (40.00%) SOAP
9 16 (40.00%) XML
9 16 (40.00%) WPF
10 15 (37.50%) WinForms
11 13 (32.50%) NHibernate
11 13 (32.50%) Windows
11 13 (32.50%) MVVM
12 11 (27.50%) Rhino Mocks
12 11 (27.50%) Moq
12 11 (27.50%) BDD
12 11 (27.50%) Kanban
12 11 (27.50%) Web Application Development
12 11 (27.50%) Streaming Music
12 11 (27.50%) NUnit
12 11 (27.50%) Scrum
13 10 (25.00%) SQL
14 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
14 7 (17.50%) Degree
15 6 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (42.50%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (27.50%) NUnit
2 11 (27.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (27.50%) Moq
3 2 (5.00%) NuGet
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) WatiN
General
1 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.50%) CSS Developer
7 1 (2.50%) CRM Developer
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET
3 19 (47.50%) Web Services
4 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (40.00%) WPF
5 16 (40.00%) XML
5 16 (40.00%) SOAP
6 15 (37.50%) WinForms
7 13 (32.50%) NHibernate
8 5 (12.50%) Android SDK
9 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.00%) HTML
9 4 (10.00%) CSS
10 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (5.00%) WF
11 2 (5.00%) Reactive Extensions
11 2 (5.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (2.50%) jQuery
12 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Streaming Music
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) TDD
2 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) MVC
4 13 (32.50%) MVVM
5 11 (27.50%) BDD
5 11 (27.50%) Web Application Development
5 11 (27.50%) Kanban
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 6 (15.00%) CRM
7 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) UML
9 2 (5.00%) OOP
9 2 (5.00%) ERP
9 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.00%) Workflow
10 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Android Development
10 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (12.50%) C++
3 5 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
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