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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 61 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 31 59 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.79% 5.66% 8.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.99% 13.02% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 94
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
345 453 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.03% 43.43% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 287 382 456
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 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 19 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 51 (96.23%) .NET
2 48 (90.57%) ASP.NET
3 42 (79.25%) C#
4 38 (71.70%) SQL Server
4 38 (71.70%) MVC
5 32 (60.38%) jQuery
5 32 (60.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (56.60%) HTML
7 26 (49.06%) WPF
8 25 (47.17%) Web Services
8 25 (47.17%) XML
9 24 (45.28%) CSS
9 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
9 24 (45.28%) SQL
10 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (41.51%) Visual Studio
12 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 21 (39.62%) MS Excel
13 20 (37.74%) Web Development
14 19 (35.85%) Windows
14 19 (35.85%) Client/Server
15 18 (33.96%) .NET Framework
16 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (26.42%) TDD
17 14 (26.42%) WinForms
17 14 (26.42%) ADO.NET
18 13 (24.53%) Degree
18 13 (24.53%) Scrum
19 12 (22.64%) Content Management
19 12 (22.64%) VB.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (39.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.77%) MS Project
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.89%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (71.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Visual Studio
2 12 (22.64%) NUnit
3 9 (16.98%) MSTest
3 9 (16.98%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (16.98%) Moq
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) XMLUnit
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 11 (20.75%) Marketing
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 7 (13.21%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (90.57%) Developer
2 31 (58.49%) .NET Developer
3 17 (32.08%) Web Developer
4 14 (26.42%) C# Developer
5 13 (24.53%) .NET Web Developer
5 13 (24.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (20.75%) Software Developer
7 10 (18.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (13.21%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Agile Project Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Junior
10 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Support Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) C++ Software Engineer
11 1 (1.89%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (96.23%) .NET
2 48 (90.57%) ASP.NET
3 32 (60.38%) jQuery
3 32 (60.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (56.60%) HTML
5 26 (49.06%) WPF
6 25 (47.17%) Web Services
6 25 (47.17%) XML
7 24 (45.28%) CSS
8 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 18 (33.96%) .NET Framework
10 14 (26.42%) ADO.NET
10 14 (26.42%) WinForms
11 10 (18.87%) HTML5
11 10 (18.87%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (16.98%) Ninject
12 9 (16.98%) Unity DI Container
12 9 (16.98%) Spring.NET
13 8 (15.09%) Silverlight
14 4 (7.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Client/Server
2 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.87%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (16.98%) Tandem
4 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
4 7 (13.21%) Physics
5 2 (3.77%) Social Media
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Android
2 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) MVC
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.74%) Web Development
4 14 (26.42%) TDD
5 13 (24.53%) Scrum
6 12 (22.64%) Content Management
7 10 (18.87%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (16.98%) MVVM
8 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (16.98%) Kanban
8 9 (16.98%) Web Application Development
9 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.77%) Product Management
12 2 (3.77%) SOA
12 2 (3.77%) Project Management
13 1 (1.89%) Service Management
13 1 (1.89%) OO
13 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) C#
2 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
2 24 (45.28%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) VB.NET
4 9 (16.98%) VB
5 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.77%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) PhD
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCP
3 2 (3.77%) MCAD
3 2 (3.77%) MCSD
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.89%) Twitter
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