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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 65 130 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.82% 10.48% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.95% 23.77% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 61 123 59
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
502 547 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 37.21% 44.08% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 456 509 406
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 16 April 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 128 (98.46%) .NET
2 123 (94.62%) C#
3 106 (81.54%) SQL Server
4 80 (61.54%) ASP.NET
5 70 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 67 (51.54%) SQL
7 63 (48.46%) WPF
8 54 (41.54%) Windows
9 49 (37.69%) jQuery
10 42 (32.31%) MVC
11 41 (31.54%) Visual Studio
12 39 (30.00%) XML
13 35 (26.92%) JavaScript
13 35 (26.92%) .NET Framework
14 34 (26.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 33 (25.38%) HTML
16 25 (19.23%) Unit Testing
17 24 (18.46%) NUnit
18 23 (17.69%) Degree
18 23 (17.69%) Blog
18 23 (17.69%) PRINCE
18 23 (17.69%) PRINCE2
18 23 (17.69%) RUP
18 23 (17.69%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (16.92%) MCP
19 22 (16.92%) MCAD
19 22 (16.92%) MCSD
19 22 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
20 21 (16.15%) T-SQL
20 21 (16.15%) CSS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (3.85%) IIS
2 4 (3.08%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (14.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (81.54%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (31.54%) Visual Studio
2 24 (18.46%) NUnit
3 14 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.15%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (4.62%) XMLUnit
General
1 11 (8.46%) Marketing
2 5 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (1.54%) Games
3 2 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (82.31%) Developer
2 65 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 59 (45.38%) C# Developer
4 49 (37.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (27.69%) Senior Developer
6 30 (23.08%) Team Leader
7 26 (20.00%) Software Developer
8 22 (16.92%) Applications Developer
9 21 (16.15%) Senior C# Developer
10 20 (15.38%) .NET Team Leader
11 19 (14.62%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (14.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (11.54%) Senior Software Developer
13 13 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
14 12 (9.23%) Applications Support
15 11 (8.46%) Software Development Team Leader
15 11 (8.46%) Development Team Leader
15 11 (8.46%) Software Team Leader
15 11 (8.46%) .NET Applications Developer
16 10 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (98.46%) .NET
2 80 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 63 (48.46%) WPF
4 49 (37.69%) jQuery
5 39 (30.00%) XML
6 35 (26.92%) .NET Framework
7 34 (26.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 33 (25.38%) HTML
9 23 (17.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (16.15%) CSS
10 21 (16.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (13.85%) LINQ
12 17 (13.08%) Web Services
12 17 (13.08%) WinForms
13 13 (10.00%) Ajax
14 12 (9.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (8.46%) HTML5
16 8 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 7 (5.38%) CSS3
17 7 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.69%) Blog
2 11 (8.46%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.08%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.08%) Physics
3 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.31%) iPad
4 3 (2.31%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 54 (41.54%) Windows
2 4 (3.08%) Android
2 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.31%) MVC
2 25 (19.23%) Unit Testing
3 23 (17.69%) PRINCE
3 23 (17.69%) PRINCE2
3 23 (17.69%) RUP
4 19 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (11.54%) Scrum
6 14 (10.77%) OO
7 13 (10.00%) TDD
7 13 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.92%) SOA
9 8 (6.15%) ITIL
10 7 (5.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (5.38%) Web Design
11 6 (4.62%) Web Development
11 6 (4.62%) User Stories
12 5 (3.85%) Product Management
13 4 (3.08%) E-Commerce
13 4 (3.08%) Data Modelling
13 4 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 123 (94.62%) C#
2 67 (51.54%) SQL
3 35 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.15%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.15%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.31%) VB6
6 3 (2.31%) VC++
6 3 (2.31%) VB
6 3 (2.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (17.69%) Degree
2 22 (16.92%) MCP
2 22 (16.92%) MCAD
2 22 (16.92%) MCSD
2 22 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.08%) PhD
4 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 70 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.38%) Twitter
3 4 (3.08%) Apple
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle
4 2 (1.54%) Progress
4 2 (1.54%) Unisys
5 1 (0.77%) Reuters
5 1 (0.77%) Bloomberg
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