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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 22 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Permanent jobs citing WCF 25 53 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.33% 9.55% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.73% 18.21% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 48 25
Average salary £43,750 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,850 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
257 291 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 54.80% 52.43% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 212 266 298
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -19 7 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Bury St Edmunds -9 1 £42,500 +6.25%
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 70 (98.59%) C#
2 62 (87.32%) .NET
3 47 (66.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (57.75%) TDD
6 39 (54.93%) XML
7 37 (52.11%) Web Services
8 34 (47.89%) SOAP
8 34 (47.89%) SQL Server
9 31 (43.66%) BizTalk Server
10 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
10 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET
11 26 (36.62%) MVC
12 24 (33.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 24 (33.80%) SharePoint
13 21 (29.58%) CRM
13 21 (29.58%) Dynamics CRM
14 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (25.35%) Windows
16 17 (23.94%) SQL
17 16 (22.54%) Degree
18 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (19.72%) WPF
19 13 (18.31%) MVVM
20 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 10 (14.08%) NHibernate
20 10 (14.08%) Visual Studio
21 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
21 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
22 8 (11.27%) Workflow

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 31 (43.66%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (33.80%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.27%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) SSL
3 2 (2.82%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.89%) SQL Server
2 24 (33.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (7.04%) OLAP
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.82%) SQLPlus
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (66.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (14.08%) Visual Studio
3 7 (9.86%) NUnit
4 5 (7.04%) NuGet
5 3 (4.23%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (4.23%) Moq
6 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.82%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.82%) Selenium
6 2 (2.82%) WatiN
6 2 (2.82%) MSTest
General
1 7 (9.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (84.51%) Developer
2 25 (35.21%) BizTalk Developer
3 16 (22.54%) .NET Developer
3 16 (22.54%) C# Developer
4 13 (18.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) CRM Developer
6 6 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Programmer
7 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Lead Technical Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Lead Architect
10 2 (2.82%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (87.32%) .NET
2 39 (54.93%) XML
3 37 (52.11%) Web Services
4 34 (47.89%) SOAP
5 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET
6 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (19.72%) WPF
8 10 (14.08%) NHibernate
9 7 (9.86%) WF
9 7 (9.86%) Reactive Extensions
9 7 (9.86%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 6 (8.45%) WinForms
10 6 (8.45%) HTML
10 6 (8.45%) CSS
11 5 (7.04%) Android SDK
12 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
13 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (2.82%) Silverlight
13 2 (2.82%) jQuery
13 2 (2.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Streaming Music
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Linux
3 5 (7.04%) Android
4 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (57.75%) TDD
3 26 (36.62%) MVC
4 21 (29.58%) CRM
5 13 (18.31%) MVVM
6 8 (11.27%) Workflow
6 8 (11.27%) Scrum
6 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.04%) OOP
9 4 (5.63%) UML
9 4 (5.63%) ERP
10 3 (4.23%) SOA
10 3 (4.23%) ETL
10 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.23%) BDD
10 3 (4.23%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.23%) Zachman Framework
10 3 (4.23%) TOGAF
10 3 (4.23%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 70 (98.59%) C#
2 17 (23.94%) SQL
3 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.04%) C++
4 5 (7.04%) Java
5 2 (2.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.45%) MCITP
3 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
Ipswich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago