The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 25 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.67% 5.13% 6.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.67% 13.04% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 12
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
WCF
Buckinghamshire

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 High Wycombe region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
75 92 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 25.00% 39.32% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 79 60
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £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 High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

WCF
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the High Wycombe region.

WCF Salary Trend in High Wycombe

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 29 (90.63%) ASP.NET
2 29 (90.63%) SQL Server
3 28 (87.50%) CSS
3 28 (87.50%) .NET Framework
3 28 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (81.25%) C#
4 26 (81.25%) MVC
5 25 (78.13%) jQuery
6 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (75.00%) OOD
6 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (71.88%) Moq
7 23 (71.88%) Entity Framework
7 23 (71.88%) Unity DI Container
7 23 (71.88%) XML
7 23 (71.88%) TDD
7 23 (71.88%) Scrum
7 23 (71.88%) Extreme Programming
7 23 (71.88%) Unit Testing
7 23 (71.88%) ReSharper
7 23 (71.88%) LINQ
7 23 (71.88%) Ruby
7 23 (71.88%) Ajax
7 23 (71.88%) Ruby on Rails
7 23 (71.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 14 (43.75%) Microsoft

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint Server
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.25%) TeamSite
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (90.63%) SQL Server
2 28 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (71.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 28 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (71.88%) Moq
3 23 (71.88%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) .NET Developer
3 14 (43.75%) Senior Developer
4 12 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 10 (31.25%) Ruby Developer
5 10 (31.25%) Web Developer
5 10 (31.25%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (15.63%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (90.63%) ASP.NET
3 28 (87.50%) CSS
3 28 (87.50%) .NET Framework
4 25 (78.13%) jQuery
5 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (71.88%) LINQ
6 23 (71.88%) Entity Framework
6 23 (71.88%) Unity DI Container
6 23 (71.88%) XML
6 23 (71.88%) Ajax
6 23 (71.88%) Ruby on Rails
7 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 11 (34.38%) JSON
9 5 (15.63%) Web Services
9 5 (15.63%) HTML
9 5 (15.63%) HTML5
10 3 (9.38%) WPF
11 2 (6.25%) COM
12 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) MVC
2 24 (75.00%) OOD
2 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (71.88%) TDD
3 23 (71.88%) Unit Testing
3 23 (71.88%) Scrum
3 23 (71.88%) Extreme Programming
4 13 (40.63%) ITIL
5 8 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (12.50%) Workflow
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Line Management
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) UML
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) C#
2 23 (71.88%) Ruby
3 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) VBScript
4 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
5 5 (15.63%) VB
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Nintex
3 2 (6.25%) Remedy
3 2 (6.25%) Infragistics