The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 70 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 25 44 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.17% 4.10% 6.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.34% 11.52% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 58
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
468 382 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 40.63% 35.60% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 428 335 315
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Buckinghamshire

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 1 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 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 74 (100.00%) C#
2 73 (98.65%) .NET
3 68 (91.89%) SQL Server
4 44 (59.46%) WPF
5 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
6 41 (55.41%) SQL
7 38 (51.35%) ASP.NET
8 37 (50.00%) Windows
9 25 (33.78%) MVC
10 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
10 24 (32.43%) jQuery
11 21 (28.38%) Unit Testing
11 21 (28.38%) NUnit
11 21 (28.38%) Visual Studio
11 21 (28.38%) XML
12 20 (27.03%) MCP
12 20 (27.03%) MCAD
12 20 (27.03%) MCSD
12 20 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (25.68%) T-SQL
14 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
15 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (21.62%) HTML
16 16 (21.62%) PRINCE
16 16 (21.62%) PRINCE2
16 16 (21.62%) RUP
16 16 (21.62%) Degree
16 16 (21.62%) .NET Framework
16 16 (21.62%) Blog

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (4.05%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.35%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) TIBCO iProcess
1 2 (2.70%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (91.89%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) NUnit
1 21 (28.38%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (4.05%) Subversion
4 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.11%) Marketing
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (67.57%) Developer
2 27 (36.49%) .NET Developer
3 24 (32.43%) Team Leader
4 23 (31.08%) C# Developer
5 22 (29.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (20.27%) .NET Team Leader
7 12 (16.22%) Development Team Leader
8 11 (14.86%) Applications Developer
9 10 (13.51%) Senior Developer
9 10 (13.51%) Software Developer
10 9 (12.16%) Software Development Team Leader
10 9 (12.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (12.16%) Software Team Leader
11 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (9.46%) Applications Support
13 6 (8.11%) Support Analyst
13 6 (8.11%) Analyst
14 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Analyst
14 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
14 5 (6.76%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (98.65%) .NET
2 44 (59.46%) WPF
3 38 (51.35%) ASP.NET
4 24 (32.43%) jQuery
5 21 (28.38%) XML
6 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 16 (21.62%) HTML
7 16 (21.62%) .NET Framework
8 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (20.27%) CSS
9 13 (17.57%) Web Services
10 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (12.16%) LINQ
12 8 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (8.11%) WinForms
14 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (5.41%) Ajax
15 3 (4.05%) WSDL
15 3 (4.05%) XSLT
16 1 (1.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Blog
2 4 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Android
2 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) MVC
2 21 (28.38%) Unit Testing
3 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.62%) PRINCE
4 16 (21.62%) PRINCE2
4 16 (21.62%) RUP
5 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.11%) ITIL
6 6 (8.11%) User Stories
7 5 (6.76%) OO
8 4 (5.41%) Product Management
9 3 (4.05%) Scrum
9 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.05%) TDD
9 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.05%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.70%) Code Coverage
10 2 (2.70%) Workflow
11 1 (1.35%) Content Management
11 1 (1.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (55.41%) SQL
3 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.68%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.05%) PHP
6 3 (4.05%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) MCP
1 20 (27.03%) MCAD
1 20 (27.03%) MCSD
1 20 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (21.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.70%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.70%) Progress
4 1 (1.35%) Reuters
4 1 (1.35%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: Yesterday