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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 67 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 56 106 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.87% 5.72% 5.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.69% 14.04% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 52 99 118
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £37,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
578 755 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.66% 40.74% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 483 619 808
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -26 30 £40,000 - 7
Gerrards Cross -7 9 £37,500 +4.16%
High Wycombe -10 8 £50,000 - 3
Marlow +1 7 £40,000 -38.46%
Newport Pagnell - 1 £27,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 98 (97.03%) .NET
2 89 (88.12%) C#
3 88 (87.13%) ASP.NET
4 80 (79.21%) SQL Server
5 79 (78.22%) MVC
6 70 (69.31%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (69.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (49.50%) HTML
7 50 (49.50%) TDD
8 46 (45.54%) CSS
9 44 (43.56%) XML
9 44 (43.56%) jQuery
10 41 (40.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 37 (36.63%) SQL
11 37 (36.63%) Web Services
12 35 (34.65%) .NET Framework
13 34 (33.66%) Visual Studio
14 31 (30.69%) WPF
15 29 (28.71%) VB.NET
16 28 (27.72%) JavaScript
17 25 (24.75%) Web Development
18 23 (22.77%) Marketing
18 23 (22.77%) Web Application Development
19 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
19 22 (21.78%) Scrum
20 21 (20.79%) Ajax
20 21 (20.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 20 (19.80%) Windows
21 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
22 19 (18.81%) Client/Server

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (13.86%) Node.js
2 2 (1.98%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.98%) MS Project
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.99%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (79.21%) SQL Server
2 41 (40.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (13.86%) NoSQL
5 10 (9.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.95%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (33.66%) Visual Studio
2 15 (14.85%) NUnit
3 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
3 14 (13.86%) Moq
4 13 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (8.91%) MSTest
5 9 (8.91%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (4.95%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.98%) Subversion
9 1 (0.99%) JIRA
9 1 (0.99%) XMLUnit
General
1 23 (22.77%) Marketing
2 16 (15.84%) Retail
3 13 (12.87%) Finance
4 7 (6.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (93.07%) Developer
2 55 (54.46%) .NET Developer
3 32 (31.68%) C# Developer
4 29 (28.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (21.78%) Web Developer
6 17 (16.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.87%) .NET Web Developer
8 12 (11.88%) Software Developer
9 8 (7.92%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.92%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Junior Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Junior
12 3 (2.97%) Software Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) Senior Web Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Ruby Developer
13 2 (1.98%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (97.03%) .NET
2 88 (87.13%) ASP.NET
3 70 (69.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (49.50%) HTML
5 46 (45.54%) CSS
6 44 (43.56%) XML
6 44 (43.56%) jQuery
7 37 (36.63%) Web Services
8 35 (34.65%) .NET Framework
9 31 (30.69%) WPF
10 21 (20.79%) Ajax
10 21 (20.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (17.82%) WinForms
11 18 (17.82%) LINQ
11 18 (17.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 17 (16.83%) Razor View Engine
12 17 (16.83%) ADO.NET
13 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (13.86%) RESTful
14 14 (13.86%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Client/Server
2 10 (9.90%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.90%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (8.91%) Tandem
4 8 (7.92%) Mathematics
4 8 (7.92%) Physics
5 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.98%) Social Media
6 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.80%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Android
2 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.99%) Linux
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (78.22%) MVC
2 70 (69.31%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (49.50%) TDD
4 25 (24.75%) Web Development
5 23 (22.77%) Web Application Development
6 22 (21.78%) Scrum
7 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
8 14 (13.86%) BDD
9 12 (11.88%) Mentoring
9 12 (11.88%) Content Management
10 11 (10.89%) Kanban
11 10 (9.90%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (8.91%) MVVM
12 9 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (8.91%) OO
13 7 (6.93%) OOD
14 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
15 5 (4.95%) Extreme Programming
16 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2
17 3 (2.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (88.12%) C#
2 37 (36.63%) SQL
3 29 (28.71%) VB.NET
4 28 (27.72%) JavaScript
5 19 (18.81%) Ruby
6 12 (11.88%) T-SQL
7 9 (8.91%) VB
8 2 (1.98%) C
8 2 (1.98%) C++
9 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) PhD
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.98%) MCP
4 2 (1.98%) MCAD
4 2 (1.98%) MCSD
5 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.97%) Infragistics
2 3 (2.97%) Syncfusion
3 2 (1.98%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.99%) Twitter
4 1 (0.99%) Telerik
4 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Yoh
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 48-55k
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per hour + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Beaconsfield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £44000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago