The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 32 60 42
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 25 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.46% 0.78% 4.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.68% 1.63% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 18
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
214 245 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 55.30% 48.04% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 181 217 177
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Suffolk

WCF
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 22 £43,000 - 3
Lowestoft - 3 £45,000 - 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for WCF.

1 49 (100.00%) C#
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (89.80%) SQL
3 43 (87.76%) Microsoft
4 40 (81.63%) MVC
5 34 (69.39%) SQL Server
5 34 (69.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (65.31%) ASP.NET
7 28 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (55.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (55.10%) .NET Framework
9 26 (53.06%) SDLC
10 25 (51.02%) T-SQL
10 25 (51.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (46.94%) Entity Framework
12 21 (42.86%) Visual Studio
13 19 (38.78%) Dynamics CRM
13 19 (38.78%) CRM
14 18 (36.73%) TDD
14 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 17 (34.69%) Windows
16 16 (32.65%) SOA
17 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 15 (30.61%) BDD
18 14 (28.57%) WinForms
18 14 (28.57%) MVVM
19 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (24.49%) LINQ
20 12 (24.49%) Pair Programming
20 12 (24.49%) Workflow

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (69.39%) SQL Server
2 27 (55.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) PROIV
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
2 34 (69.39%) C# Developer
3 25 (51.02%) Systems Developer
4 21 (42.86%) Senior Developer
5 20 (40.82%) .NET Developer
5 20 (40.82%) Senior C# Developer
6 16 (32.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (30.61%) Senior Systems Developer
8 7 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 5 (10.20%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (10.20%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Consultant
10 4 (8.16%) Graduate
10 4 (8.16%) Graduate C# Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (8.16%) SharePoint Consultant
11 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
12 2 (4.08%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (69.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 32 (65.31%) ASP.NET
4 28 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (55.10%) .NET Framework
6 23 (46.94%) Entity Framework
7 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 14 (28.57%) WinForms
10 12 (24.49%) LINQ
11 10 (20.41%) Silverlight
12 9 (18.37%) jQuery
12 9 (18.37%) WPF
13 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
14 5 (10.20%) XML
15 4 (8.16%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 4 (8.16%) Reactive Extensions
15 4 (8.16%) Web Services
15 4 (8.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) MVC
2 26 (53.06%) SDLC
3 19 (38.78%) CRM
4 18 (36.73%) TDD
5 16 (32.65%) SOA
6 15 (30.61%) BDD
7 14 (28.57%) MVVM
8 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (24.49%) Pair Programming
9 12 (24.49%) Workflow
10 7 (14.29%) Web Application Development
11 5 (10.20%) Data Migration
11 5 (10.20%) Line Management
11 5 (10.20%) Migration
12 4 (8.16%) Automated Testing
12 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
12 4 (8.16%) Presales
12 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
12 4 (8.16%) Translating Business Requirements
13 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (89.80%) SQL
3 25 (51.02%) T-SQL
4 11 (22.45%) VB.NET
5 8 (16.33%) XAML
6 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) Java
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 43 (87.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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