The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 38 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 91 101 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.75% 4.40% 4.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.27% 14.21% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 75 89 89
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
596 711 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 37.65% 30.99% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 524 615 699
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire 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 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 28 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

WCF
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +16 56 £42,500 +7.59% 4
High Wycombe +5 17 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Newport Pagnell 0 8 £44,500 +14.10% 1
Aylesbury - 5 £45,000 - 1
Buckingham - 3 £40,500 -
Olney +2 2 - - 1
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 139 (89.10%) C#
2 135 (86.54%) .NET
3 109 (69.87%) ASP.NET
3 109 (69.87%) MVC
4 100 (64.10%) JavaScript
5 97 (62.18%) jQuery
6 85 (54.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 80 (51.28%) HTML
7 80 (51.28%) SQL Server
8 76 (48.72%) CSS
9 71 (45.51%) LINQ
9 71 (45.51%) Web Development
9 71 (45.51%) .NET Framework
10 66 (42.31%) HTML5
11 64 (41.03%) Web Services
11 64 (41.03%) XML
12 63 (40.38%) Visual Studio
13 62 (39.74%) SQL
13 62 (39.74%) Microsoft
14 54 (34.62%) TDD
15 50 (32.05%) Entity Framework
16 47 (30.13%) ASP.NET Web API
16 47 (30.13%) WPF
17 44 (28.21%) Finance
18 43 (27.56%) Responsive Web Design
19 42 (26.92%) Web Design
19 42 (26.92%) XSLT
20 40 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
21 37 (23.72%) Software Engineering
22 35 (22.44%) Twitter Bootstrap

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (8.33%) IIS
2 9 (5.77%) Node.js
3 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (8.97%) MS Office
2 3 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.41%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (5.77%) SSDT
5 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.92%) MySQL
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (40.38%) Visual Studio
2 25 (16.03%) NUnit
2 25 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (9.62%) MSTest
4 10 (6.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (5.77%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (3.85%) Moq
7 5 (3.21%) ReSharper
8 4 (2.56%) Selenium
9 3 (1.92%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.92%) NCrunch
9 3 (1.92%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.28%) JIRA
10 2 (1.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 44 (28.21%) Finance
2 5 (3.21%) Retail
3 4 (2.56%) Games
3 4 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 140 (89.74%) Developer
2 89 (57.05%) .NET Developer
3 79 (50.64%) C# Developer
4 37 (23.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (17.95%) Software Developer
6 24 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 24 (15.38%) Web Developer
7 19 (12.18%) WCF Developer
8 18 (11.54%) .NET Software Developer
8 18 (11.54%) C# Web Developer
9 17 (10.90%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (10.90%) C# WCF Developer
9 17 (10.90%) Senior Developer
10 15 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (8.97%) SQL Developer
12 13 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
13 12 (7.69%) Analyst
13 12 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
13 12 (7.69%) Support Analyst
14 10 (6.41%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (86.54%) .NET
2 109 (69.87%) ASP.NET
3 97 (62.18%) jQuery
4 85 (54.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 80 (51.28%) HTML
6 76 (48.72%) CSS
7 71 (45.51%) .NET Framework
7 71 (45.51%) LINQ
8 66 (42.31%) HTML5
9 64 (41.03%) Web Services
9 64 (41.03%) XML
10 50 (32.05%) Entity Framework
11 47 (30.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 47 (30.13%) WPF
12 42 (26.92%) XSLT
13 35 (22.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 34 (21.79%) AngularJS
14 34 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 27 (17.31%) SOAP
16 19 (12.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.62%) Client/Server
2 15 (9.62%) User Experience
3 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.49%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.21%) iPad
7 4 (2.56%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.56%) Physics
8 3 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.92%) Social Media
9 2 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.44%) Windows
2 4 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (1.28%) OS/400
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (69.87%) MVC
2 71 (45.51%) Web Development
3 54 (34.62%) TDD
4 43 (27.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 42 (26.92%) Web Design
6 40 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (23.72%) Software Engineering
8 28 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (17.95%) MVVM
8 28 (17.95%) SOA
9 26 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Development
10 21 (13.46%) Unit Testing
11 15 (9.62%) Investment Management
11 15 (9.62%) Mobile First
11 15 (9.62%) Scrum
11 15 (9.62%) Wealth Management
11 15 (9.62%) Web Application Development
12 13 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (5.77%) BDD
13 9 (5.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 139 (89.10%) C#
2 100 (64.10%) JavaScript
3 62 (39.74%) SQL
4 26 (16.67%) XPath
5 22 (14.10%) VB.NET
6 16 (10.26%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.05%) Ruby
8 3 (1.92%) C++
9 2 (1.28%) VBScript
10 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (22.44%) Degree
2 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.56%) PhD
4 2 (1.28%) MCAD
4 2 (1.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 62 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (1.28%) AppDynamics
3 2 (1.28%) Infragistics
3 2 (1.28%) Remedy
3 2 (1.28%) Typemock
4 1 (0.64%) Twitter
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Salary: 40-50k
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30K - £40K + Bens!
Posted: 8 days ago
Olney
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £28-43k plus excellent benefits
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