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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 48 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Permanent jobs citing WCF 115 100 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.26% 4.33% 8.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.64% 12.18% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 101 97 159
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
652 821 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.83% 35.51% 44.59%
Number of salaries quoted 553 706 824
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +6 74 £39,000 -17.46% 2
High Wycombe +4 20 £52,500 +31.25%
Newport Pagnell - 18 £39,000 - 1
Olney - 7 £38,000 -
Aylesbury -2 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Gerrards Cross -4 1 £25,000 -37.50%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 165 (95.93%) .NET
2 153 (88.95%) SQL Server
2 153 (88.95%) C#
3 147 (85.47%) ASP.NET
4 122 (70.93%) MVC
5 115 (66.86%) Visual Studio
6 111 (64.53%) CSS
7 109 (63.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 102 (59.30%) jQuery
9 100 (58.14%) XML
10 92 (53.49%) .NET Framework
11 88 (51.16%) HTML
11 88 (51.16%) JavaScript
12 86 (50.00%) SQL
13 77 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
14 72 (41.86%) T-SQL
15 71 (41.28%) Web Services
16 66 (38.37%) SQL Server 2008
17 59 (34.30%) HTML5
18 55 (31.98%) ADO.NET
19 54 (31.40%) Client/Server
19 54 (31.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 49 (28.49%) Scrum
21 48 (27.91%) MS Excel
22 46 (26.74%) Marketing
23 45 (26.16%) TDD
24 44 (25.58%) Entity Framework
25 41 (23.84%) Team Foundation Server
26 40 (23.26%) Microsoft
27 38 (22.09%) LINQ

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (5.23%) SharePoint
1 9 (5.23%) SharePoint Server
1 9 (5.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (3.49%) IIS
3 4 (2.33%) Node.js
4 2 (1.16%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.58%) DNN
Applications
1 48 (27.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.40%) MS Office
3 6 (3.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) Intranet
2 1 (0.58%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (88.95%) SQL Server
2 66 (38.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (19.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (8.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.07%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.49%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 115 (66.86%) Visual Studio
2 54 (31.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 41 (23.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (18.02%) Moq
5 23 (13.37%) ReSharper
6 19 (11.05%) NUnit
7 9 (5.23%) Git (software)
8 8 (4.65%) Selenium
9 3 (1.74%) MSTest
9 3 (1.74%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.58%) Subversion
10 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.58%) Grunt
General
1 46 (26.74%) Marketing
2 17 (9.88%) Finance
3 4 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.58%) Automotive
4 1 (0.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (82.56%) Developer
2 76 (44.19%) Web Developer
3 75 (43.60%) .NET Developer
4 35 (20.35%) .NET Web Developer
5 19 (11.05%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 16 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (8.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 13 (7.56%) Analyst
9 11 (6.40%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.40%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.81%) Senior Web Developer
10 10 (5.81%) Ruby Developer
11 9 (5.23%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (3.49%) Database Developer
14 6 (3.49%) Applications Support
15 5 (2.91%) Applications Support Analyst
16 4 (2.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (95.93%) .NET
2 147 (85.47%) ASP.NET
3 111 (64.53%) CSS
4 109 (63.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 102 (59.30%) jQuery
6 100 (58.14%) XML
7 92 (53.49%) .NET Framework
8 88 (51.16%) HTML
9 71 (41.28%) Web Services
10 59 (34.30%) HTML5
11 55 (31.98%) ADO.NET
12 44 (25.58%) Entity Framework
13 38 (22.09%) LINQ
14 33 (19.19%) Ajax
15 28 (16.28%) Ruby on Rails
15 28 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 26 (15.12%) Unity DI Container
17 23 (13.37%) WPF
18 20 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 13 (7.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 54 (31.40%) Client/Server
2 37 (21.51%) Social Media
2 37 (21.51%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.74%) Tandem
3 3 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.58%) FMCG
5 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.58%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.12%) Windows
2 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (70.93%) MVC
2 77 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (28.49%) Scrum
4 45 (26.16%) TDD
5 30 (17.44%) Software Engineering
6 29 (16.86%) OOD
7 28 (16.28%) Extreme Programming
8 23 (13.37%) Unit Testing
9 16 (9.30%) ITIL
10 14 (8.14%) OO
11 11 (6.40%) System Testing
12 10 (5.81%) Product Management
13 8 (4.65%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.65%) Workflow
14 7 (4.07%) SOA
14 7 (4.07%) Automated Testing
14 7 (4.07%) Web Application Development
15 6 (3.49%) Kanban
15 6 (3.49%) Release Management
15 6 (3.49%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (88.95%) C#
2 88 (51.16%) JavaScript
3 86 (50.00%) SQL
4 72 (41.86%) T-SQL
5 32 (18.60%) Ruby
6 20 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 11 (6.40%) C++
8 10 (5.81%) C
8 10 (5.81%) VBScript
9 8 (4.65%) VB
10 1 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (8.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.16%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (1.16%) MCP
3 2 (1.16%) MCAD
3 2 (1.16%) MCSD
3 2 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.58%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
Vendors
1 40 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.65%) Nintex
3 7 (4.07%) Oracle
4 2 (1.16%) Remedy
4 2 (1.16%) Infragistics
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bonuses + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Beaconsfield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £44000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago