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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 79 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 43 78 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.16% 4.16% 5.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.10% 12.06% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 42 76 102
Average salary £40,000 £39,875 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.31% -0.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
705 647 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 35.37% 34.53% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 636 599 693
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,140 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Milton Keynes -19 22 £40,000 - 3
High Wycombe +5 12 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Gerrards Cross 0 6 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Marlow - 1 £42,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 124 (100.00%) .NET
2 122 (98.39%) C#
3 106 (85.48%) SQL Server
4 91 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (71.77%) ASP.NET
6 77 (62.10%) MVC
7 60 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (44.35%) TDD
8 55 (44.35%) Microsoft
9 49 (39.52%) WPF
10 45 (36.29%) NUnit
11 44 (35.48%) SQL
12 41 (33.06%) HTML
12 41 (33.06%) jQuery
13 39 (31.45%) Windows
14 37 (29.84%) Web Application Development
15 36 (29.03%) JavaScript
16 35 (28.23%) CSS
17 34 (27.42%) Scrum
18 33 (26.61%) Razor View Engine
19 32 (25.81%) XML
20 30 (24.19%) LINQ
20 30 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 29 (23.39%) SQL Server 2012
21 29 (23.39%) Castle Windsor
22 28 (22.58%) Rhino Mocks
23 26 (20.97%) Web Services
24 25 (20.16%) Visual Studio
25 23 (18.55%) MS Excel
25 23 (18.55%) NHibernate

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (7.26%) Node.js
2 3 (2.42%) IIS
2 3 (2.42%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 23 (18.55%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (2.42%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (85.48%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.65%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.61%) OLAP
6 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (36.29%) NUnit
2 28 (22.58%) Rhino Mocks
3 25 (20.16%) Visual Studio
4 21 (16.94%) Subversion
5 11 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
7 7 (5.65%) Moq
7 7 (5.65%) MSTest
8 6 (4.84%) Jasmine
8 6 (4.84%) Grunt
9 5 (4.03%) Selenium
10 4 (3.23%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (2.42%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.81%) JIRA
12 1 (0.81%) XMLUnit
General
1 14 (11.29%) Marketing
2 12 (9.68%) Finance
3 11 (8.87%) Retail
4 6 (4.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 100 (80.65%) Developer
2 70 (56.45%) .NET Developer
3 26 (20.97%) C# Developer
4 23 (18.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (16.13%) Team Leader
6 12 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 12 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.68%) .NET Team Leader
6 12 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.87%) Development Team Leader
8 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Software Team Leader
9 8 (6.45%) Software Development Team Leader
10 7 (5.65%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) QA Test Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (100.00%) .NET
2 89 (71.77%) ASP.NET
3 60 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 49 (39.52%) WPF
5 41 (33.06%) HTML
5 41 (33.06%) jQuery
6 35 (28.23%) CSS
7 33 (26.61%) Razor View Engine
8 32 (25.81%) XML
9 30 (24.19%) LINQ
9 30 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 29 (23.39%) Castle Windsor
11 26 (20.97%) Web Services
12 23 (18.55%) NHibernate
13 21 (16.94%) Ajax
13 21 (16.94%) MonoRail
14 18 (14.52%) .NET Framework
15 16 (12.90%) WinForms
16 15 (12.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 14 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.68%) Tandem
2 11 (8.87%) Social Network
3 9 (7.26%) Blog
3 9 (7.26%) Client/Server
4 8 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.23%) Physics
6 4 (3.23%) FMCG
7 2 (1.61%) iPhone
7 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.61%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.45%) Windows
2 8 (6.45%) Android
3 5 (4.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (62.10%) MVC
3 55 (44.35%) TDD
4 37 (29.84%) Web Application Development
5 34 (27.42%) Scrum
6 22 (17.74%) OO
7 17 (13.71%) Unit Testing
8 15 (12.10%) Mentoring
9 14 (11.29%) Web Development
10 12 (9.68%) Kanban
11 11 (8.87%) Software Engineering
12 10 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (8.06%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (8.06%) Line Management
13 9 (7.26%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (7.26%) RUP
13 9 (7.26%) PRINCE2
13 9 (7.26%) PRINCE
14 7 (5.65%) MVVM
14 7 (5.65%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 122 (98.39%) C#
2 44 (35.48%) SQL
3 36 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.74%) VB.NET
5 16 (12.90%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.65%) Ruby
7 4 (3.23%) VB
7 4 (3.23%) PHP
8 3 (2.42%) C
9 2 (1.61%) C++
10 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (15.32%) Degree
2 16 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (12.90%) MCP
2 16 (12.90%) MCAD
2 16 (12.90%) MCSD
3 4 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (44.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.03%) Infragistics
3 3 (2.42%) Syncfusion
3 3 (2.42%) TIBCO
3 3 (2.42%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (0.81%) Remedy
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle
5 1 (0.81%) Progress
5 1 (0.81%) Twitter
5 1 (0.81%) Telerik
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gerrards Cross
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago