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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 45 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 67 82 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.07% 4.49% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.93% 10.90% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64 74 48
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £51,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
518 752 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 39.18% 41.14% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 458 668 450
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 0 44 £48,500 +10.85% 1
Olney -1 8 £46,250 +12.80% 2
Amersham - 6 £35,000 - 1
High Wycombe +3 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Newport Pagnell 0 3 £41,000 +0.61%
Gerrards Cross - 3 £31,000 - 1
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 138 (92.62%) C#
2 132 (88.59%) .NET
3 119 (79.87%) ASP.NET
4 90 (60.40%) MVC
5 84 (56.38%) SQL Server
5 84 (56.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 80 (53.69%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (53.02%) TDD
8 71 (47.65%) .NET Framework
9 65 (43.62%) CSS
9 65 (43.62%) Web Services
9 65 (43.62%) HTML
10 62 (41.61%) LINQ
11 55 (36.91%) jQuery
12 53 (35.57%) Entity Framework
13 50 (33.56%) VB.NET
14 48 (32.21%) XML
14 48 (32.21%) Microsoft
15 46 (30.87%) SQL
16 41 (27.52%) JavaScript
16 41 (27.52%) Web Development
17 39 (26.17%) OO
17 39 (26.17%) HTML5
18 37 (24.83%) Visual Studio
19 34 (22.82%) ASP.NET Web API
20 33 (22.15%) SQL Server 2014
20 33 (22.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 33 (22.15%) BDD
20 33 (22.15%) Web Application Development
21 32 (21.48%) Windows

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 9 (6.04%) IIS
2 3 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.34%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (5.37%) MS Office
2 4 (2.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (56.38%) SQL Server
2 33 (22.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (17.45%) NoSQL
4 17 (11.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (4.70%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.70%) SSDT
7 4 (2.68%) MySQL
8 1 (0.67%) DTS
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (24.83%) Visual Studio
2 31 (20.81%) Git (software)
3 26 (17.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (10.07%) NUnit
5 8 (5.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (2.68%) Subversion
7 3 (2.01%) MSTest
8 2 (1.34%) Moq
General
1 24 (16.11%) Finance
2 11 (7.38%) Marketing
3 7 (4.70%) Games
4 4 (2.68%) Back Office
4 4 (2.68%) Electronics
5 2 (1.34%) Advertising
5 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 133 (89.26%) Developer
2 96 (64.43%) .NET Developer
3 57 (38.26%) C# Developer
4 36 (24.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (16.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (14.77%) VB.NET Developer
7 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 19 (12.75%) Senior Developer
8 19 (12.75%) Web Developer
9 17 (11.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (8.05%) SQL Developer
11 10 (6.71%) Full Stack Developer
11 10 (6.71%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (6.04%) Senior Web Developer
12 9 (6.04%) Software Developer
13 8 (5.37%) .NET Web Developer
13 8 (5.37%) Full Stack Web Developer
14 7 (4.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (4.03%) C# WCF Developer
15 6 (4.03%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (88.59%) .NET
2 119 (79.87%) ASP.NET
3 84 (56.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 71 (47.65%) .NET Framework
5 65 (43.62%) CSS
5 65 (43.62%) HTML
5 65 (43.62%) Web Services
6 62 (41.61%) LINQ
7 55 (36.91%) jQuery
8 53 (35.57%) Entity Framework
9 48 (32.21%) XML
10 39 (26.17%) HTML5
11 34 (22.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (22.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 31 (20.81%) WPF
14 30 (20.13%) Node.js
15 29 (19.46%) WinForms
16 26 (17.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 26 (17.45%) Code First Entity Framework
16 26 (17.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.77%) Social Network
2 21 (14.09%) User Experience
3 7 (4.70%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.48%) Windows
2 5 (3.36%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (2.01%) Android
3 3 (2.01%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (60.40%) MVC
2 80 (53.69%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (53.02%) TDD
4 41 (27.52%) Web Development
5 39 (26.17%) OO
6 33 (22.15%) BDD
6 33 (22.15%) Web Application Development
7 26 (17.45%) SDLC
8 22 (14.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (14.77%) Web Design
9 21 (14.09%) Mobile First
10 19 (12.75%) Investment Management
10 19 (12.75%) Scrum
11 18 (12.08%) Wealth Management
12 12 (8.05%) SOA
13 11 (7.38%) Domain-Driven Design
13 11 (7.38%) Software Engineering
14 10 (6.71%) Mentoring
15 7 (4.70%) CQRS
15 7 (4.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 138 (92.62%) C#
2 50 (33.56%) VB.NET
3 46 (30.87%) SQL
4 41 (27.52%) JavaScript
5 26 (17.45%) Ruby
6 13 (8.72%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.70%) VB
8 3 (2.01%) Java
8 3 (2.01%) XQuery
9 1 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.68%) SLA
Vendors
1 48 (32.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.70%) Oracle
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