The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 74 114 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.41% 5.14% 4.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.29% 16.76% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 60 102 98
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £34,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
WCF
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
602 680 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 35.88% 30.64% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 525 578 680
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

WCF
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Milton Keynes -3 47 £44,500 +14.10% 1
High Wycombe -8 11 £40,000 -23.07% 3
Aylesbury -1 7 £45,000 - 1
Newport Pagnell +2 4 £43,500 +11.53% 1
Buckingham - 3 £40,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 135 (88.82%) C#
2 127 (83.55%) .NET
3 100 (65.79%) MVC
4 98 (64.47%) ASP.NET
5 90 (59.21%) SQL Server
6 85 (55.92%) JavaScript
7 83 (54.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 82 (53.95%) jQuery
9 66 (43.42%) .NET Framework
10 65 (42.76%) HTML
10 65 (42.76%) CSS
11 61 (40.13%) Microsoft
11 61 (40.13%) Web Development
12 60 (39.47%) SQL
13 59 (38.82%) LINQ
14 58 (38.16%) Visual Studio
15 55 (36.18%) Web Services
15 55 (36.18%) XML
15 55 (36.18%) TDD
16 52 (34.21%) HTML5
17 47 (30.92%) Entity Framework
17 47 (30.92%) WPF
18 46 (30.26%) ASP.NET Web API
19 45 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
20 42 (27.63%) Finance
21 39 (25.66%) MVVM
22 38 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
23 37 (24.34%) XSLT
23 37 (24.34%) NUnit
23 37 (24.34%) Web Design

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (8.55%) IIS
2 12 (7.89%) Node.js
3 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (9.87%) MS Office
2 7 (4.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (59.21%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.55%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (3.95%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.29%) SSDT
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 58 (38.16%) Visual Studio
2 37 (24.34%) NUnit
3 27 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (15.13%) MSTest
5 14 (9.21%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (7.89%) Git (software)
7 11 (7.24%) Moq
7 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (3.95%) ReSharper
8 6 (3.95%) Selenium
9 3 (1.97%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.97%) JIRA
9 3 (1.97%) NCrunch
9 3 (1.97%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 42 (27.63%) Finance
2 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.29%) Retail
4 1 (0.66%) Advertising
4 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 135 (88.82%) Developer
2 81 (53.29%) .NET Developer
3 74 (48.68%) C# Developer
4 32 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (15.13%) Web Developer
6 22 (14.47%) Software Developer
7 20 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 19 (12.50%) Senior Developer
9 17 (11.18%) WCF Developer
10 16 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
11 15 (9.87%) C# WCF Developer
12 14 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (9.21%) SQL Developer
13 13 (8.55%) Senior C# Developer
14 12 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
14 12 (7.89%) .NET Web Developer
14 12 (7.89%) Analyst
14 12 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (7.89%) Support Analyst
15 9 (5.92%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (83.55%) .NET
2 98 (64.47%) ASP.NET
3 83 (54.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (53.95%) jQuery
5 66 (43.42%) .NET Framework
6 65 (42.76%) CSS
6 65 (42.76%) HTML
7 59 (38.82%) LINQ
8 55 (36.18%) Web Services
8 55 (36.18%) XML
9 52 (34.21%) HTML5
10 47 (30.92%) Entity Framework
10 47 (30.92%) WPF
11 46 (30.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (24.34%) XSLT
13 32 (21.05%) AngularJS
14 30 (19.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 28 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 25 (16.45%) SOAP
17 19 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.08%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.55%) Client/Server
3 11 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.24%) User Experience
4 10 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.61%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.95%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (3.29%) iPad
7 5 (3.29%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.97%) Social Media
9 2 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.66%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.71%) Windows
2 4 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (1.97%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.32%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (65.79%) MVC
2 61 (40.13%) Web Development
3 55 (36.18%) TDD
4 45 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (25.66%) MVVM
6 38 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 37 (24.34%) Web Design
8 35 (23.03%) Software Engineering
9 31 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (19.08%) SOA
11 25 (16.45%) Cross-Browser Development
11 25 (16.45%) Unit Testing
12 20 (13.16%) Scrum
13 19 (12.50%) Web Application Development
14 15 (9.87%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (7.89%) BDD
15 12 (7.89%) Functional Testing
16 11 (7.24%) Investment Management
16 11 (7.24%) Mobile First
16 11 (7.24%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (88.82%) C#
2 85 (55.92%) JavaScript
3 60 (39.47%) SQL
4 25 (16.45%) XPath
5 16 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 15 (9.87%) Ruby
7 14 (9.21%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.95%) C++
9 4 (2.63%) VB
10 3 (1.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (21.05%) Degree
2 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.97%) MCAD
4 3 (1.97%) MCSD
5 1 (0.66%) MCP
5 1 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.97%) QA
Vendors
1 61 (40.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.97%) AppDynamics
2 3 (1.97%) Oracle
2 3 (1.97%) Telerik
3 2 (1.32%) Infragistics
3 2 (1.32%) Remedy
3 2 (1.32%) Typemock
4 1 (0.66%) Facebook
4 1 (0.66%) Twitter
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