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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 44 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 47 71 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.38% 6.36% 10.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.60% 15.57% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 46 58 116
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
322 456 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.01% 40.86% 45.53%
Number of salaries quoted 278 392 471
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 78 (93.98%) .NET
2 70 (84.34%) ASP.NET
2 70 (84.34%) C#
3 64 (77.11%) SQL Server
4 55 (66.27%) MVC
5 49 (59.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 48 (57.83%) jQuery
7 47 (56.63%) HTML
8 41 (49.40%) JavaScript
8 41 (49.40%) SQL
8 41 (49.40%) CSS
8 41 (49.40%) XML
9 39 (46.99%) Visual Studio
10 35 (42.17%) Web Services
11 33 (39.76%) Client/Server
11 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (37.35%) MS Excel
13 30 (36.14%) .NET Framework
14 29 (34.94%) ADO.NET
15 26 (31.33%) T-SQL
16 25 (30.12%) WPF
17 24 (28.92%) Marketing
17 24 (28.92%) HTML5
18 23 (27.71%) SQL Server 2008
18 23 (27.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 23 (27.71%) Windows
19 20 (24.10%) Scrum
19 20 (24.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 19 (22.89%) NUnit
20 19 (22.89%) Degree

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (4.82%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) DNN
Applications
1 31 (37.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
3 2 (2.41%) MS Project
3 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.20%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (77.11%) SQL Server
2 23 (27.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (46.99%) Visual Studio
2 20 (24.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 19 (22.89%) NUnit
4 9 (10.84%) MSTest
4 9 (10.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (10.84%) Moq
5 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.82%) Selenium
6 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (28.92%) Marketing
2 9 (10.84%) Retail
3 6 (7.23%) Games
4 3 (3.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (75.90%) Developer
2 39 (46.99%) .NET Developer
3 33 (39.76%) Web Developer
4 22 (26.51%) .NET Web Developer
5 11 (13.25%) C# Developer
5 11 (13.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.23%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.61%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Development Team Leader
11 3 (3.61%) Applications Support
11 3 (3.61%) Applications Support Analyst
12 2 (2.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (93.98%) .NET
2 70 (84.34%) ASP.NET
3 49 (59.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (57.83%) jQuery
5 47 (56.63%) HTML
6 41 (49.40%) CSS
6 41 (49.40%) XML
7 35 (42.17%) Web Services
8 30 (36.14%) .NET Framework
9 29 (34.94%) ADO.NET
10 25 (30.12%) WPF
11 24 (28.92%) HTML5
12 23 (27.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (15.66%) WinForms
14 9 (10.84%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (10.84%) Ninject
14 9 (10.84%) Spring.NET
14 9 (10.84%) Unity DI Container
15 6 (7.23%) Silverlight
15 6 (7.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.76%) Client/Server
2 13 (15.66%) Social Media
2 13 (15.66%) Mobile App
3 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.84%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (10.84%) Tandem
5 6 (7.23%) Mathematics
5 6 (7.23%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (66.27%) MVC
2 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.10%) Scrum
4 15 (18.07%) Web Development
5 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
5 14 (16.87%) TDD
6 9 (10.84%) Content Management
6 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.84%) Kanban
6 9 (10.84%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (10.84%) MVVM
6 9 (10.84%) Web Application Development
7 8 (9.64%) Product Management
8 5 (6.02%) System Testing
9 4 (4.82%) Release Management
9 4 (4.82%) Automated Testing
9 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.82%) SOA
9 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 70 (84.34%) C#
2 41 (49.40%) JavaScript
2 41 (49.40%) SQL
3 26 (31.33%) T-SQL
4 10 (12.05%) VB.NET
5 9 (10.84%) C++
5 9 (10.84%) VB
6 7 (8.43%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) PhD
3 4 (4.82%) VCP4
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.41%) MCP
4 2 (2.41%) MCAD
4 2 (2.41%) MCSD
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
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