The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 68 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 25 42 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.18% 4.47% 6.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.54% 13.00% 17.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 57
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
451 323 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 39.39% 34.40% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 410 287 299
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WCF
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WCF Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

WCF
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 69 (100.00%) C#
2 68 (98.55%) .NET
3 64 (92.75%) SQL Server
4 42 (60.87%) WPF
5 37 (53.62%) Microsoft
6 36 (52.17%) ASP.NET
7 34 (49.28%) Windows
8 33 (47.83%) SQL
9 24 (34.78%) MVC
9 24 (34.78%) jQuery
10 22 (31.88%) JavaScript
10 22 (31.88%) Unit Testing
11 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (30.43%) NUnit
12 20 (28.99%) Visual Studio
12 20 (28.99%) XML
12 20 (28.99%) MCP
12 20 (28.99%) MCAD
12 20 (28.99%) MCSD
12 20 (28.99%) MS Excel
12 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (24.64%) HTML
13 17 (24.64%) CSS
13 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
13 17 (24.64%) Degree
14 16 (23.19%) Web Services
15 14 (20.29%) T-SQL
15 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.45%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 20 (28.99%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.90%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (92.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (30.43%) NUnit
2 20 (28.99%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.35%) Subversion
6 1 (1.45%) JIRA
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
6 1 (1.45%) XMLUnit
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
1 4 (5.80%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (65.22%) Developer
2 26 (37.68%) .NET Developer
3 21 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 21 (30.43%) Team Leader
4 20 (28.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.39%) .NET Team Leader
5 12 (17.39%) Development Team Leader
6 11 (15.94%) Software Developer
7 9 (13.04%) Software Development Team Leader
7 9 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (13.04%) Software Team Leader
8 7 (10.14%) Web Developer
8 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
8 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Applications Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (98.55%) .NET
2 42 (60.87%) WPF
3 36 (52.17%) ASP.NET
4 24 (34.78%) jQuery
5 20 (28.99%) XML
6 17 (24.64%) HTML
6 17 (24.64%) CSS
6 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
7 16 (23.19%) Web Services
8 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (10.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (10.14%) LINQ
11 6 (8.70%) WinForms
12 4 (5.80%) Ajax
13 3 (4.35%) XSLT
13 3 (4.35%) WSDL
13 3 (4.35%) ADO.NET
13 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Blog
2 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.45%) Physics
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 34 (49.28%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Android
2 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) MVC
2 22 (31.88%) Unit Testing
3 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.84%) PRINCE
4 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2
4 13 (18.84%) RUP
5 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.70%) User Stories
7 5 (7.25%) Web Development
7 5 (7.25%) TDD
8 4 (5.80%) ITIL
9 3 (4.35%) Scrum
9 3 (4.35%) Content Management
9 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.35%) Product Management
9 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.35%) OO
9 3 (4.35%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.90%) SOA
10 2 (2.90%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (47.83%) SQL
3 22 (31.88%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.29%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.35%) PHP
6 3 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) MCP
1 20 (28.99%) MCAD
1 20 (28.99%) MCSD
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (24.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) PhD
Vendors
1 37 (53.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.90%) Progress
3 2 (2.90%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.45%) Reuters
4 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle
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Posted: Yesterday
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