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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.42% 3.56% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 9.00% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
78 100 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 27.76% 39.53% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 58 83 69
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,246
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 28 August 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 20 (95.24%) C#
1 20 (95.24%) Visual Studio
2 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) MVC
3 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
3 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 16 (76.19%) JSON
3 16 (76.19%) jQuery
3 16 (76.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (71.43%) Moq
4 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
4 15 (71.43%) LINQ
4 15 (71.43%) ReSharper
4 15 (71.43%) Ruby
4 15 (71.43%) Ajax
4 15 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 15 (71.43%) Entity Framework
4 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 15 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
4 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (71.43%) VBScript
4 15 (71.43%) CSS
4 15 (71.43%) XML
4 15 (71.43%) ITIL
4 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 15 (71.43%) OOD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (95.24%) Visual Studio
2 16 (76.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (71.43%) Moq
3 15 (71.43%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) Senior Developer
3 15 (71.43%) Web Developer
3 15 (71.43%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET
2 16 (76.19%) jQuery
2 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (76.19%) JSON
3 15 (71.43%) LINQ
3 15 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 15 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
3 15 (71.43%) CSS
3 15 (71.43%) XML
3 15 (71.43%) Ajax
3 15 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
3 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 4 (19.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Physics
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) MVC
2 15 (71.43%) Scrum
2 15 (71.43%) Extreme Programming
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) TDD
2 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 15 (71.43%) OOD
2 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 15 (71.43%) VBScript
3 15 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 15 (71.43%) Ruby
4 11 (52.38%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy
2 1 (4.76%) Infragistics