The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 46 57
Rank change year-on-year +16 +11  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 5.36% 0.60% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 1.63% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +46.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 72 123 264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 32.14% 36.72% 54.77%
Number of salaries quoted 68 118 244
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Ipswich

WCF
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in Ipswich.

Salary trend for WCF in Ipswich

WCF
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Ipswich over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for WCF.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 10 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (75.00%) jQuery
4 9 (75.00%) HTML5
4 9 (75.00%) CSS3
4 9 (75.00%) Sass
5 8 (66.67%) SOLID
5 8 (66.67%) Scrum
6 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (58.33%) Degree
6 7 (58.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 6 (50.00%) LESS
7 6 (50.00%) REST
7 6 (50.00%) JSON
7 6 (50.00%) JIRA
7 6 (50.00%) Ajax
7 6 (50.00%) Subversion
7 6 (50.00%) Waterfall

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (25.00%) gulp
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 8 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (58.33%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
5 6 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 10 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
4 9 (75.00%) CSS3
4 9 (75.00%) HTML5
4 9 (75.00%) jQuery
4 9 (75.00%) Sass
5 6 (50.00%) Ajax
5 6 (50.00%) JSON
5 6 (50.00%) LESS
5 6 (50.00%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (33.33%) RESTful
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (25.00%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) SOLID
3 7 (58.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (41.67%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Content Management
7 2 (16.67%) Android Development
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
8 1 (8.33%) Analytics
8 1 (8.33%) Catastrophe Modelling
8 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (8.33%) Line Management
8 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (25.00%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Aspire Cambridge Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago