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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 42 52 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Permanent jobs citing WCF 78 49 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.47% 3.68% 8.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.02% 10.36% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 78 49 104
Average salary £39,250 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
487 473 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.13% 35.48% 42.39%
Number of salaries quoted 430 429 488
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 7 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 7 May 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.

1 106 (96.36%) C#
2 105 (95.45%) .NET
3 94 (85.45%) ASP.NET
4 92 (83.64%) SQL Server
5 71 (64.55%) jQuery
6 68 (61.82%) HTML
7 67 (60.91%) JavaScript
7 67 (60.91%) SQL
7 67 (60.91%) Visual Studio
7 67 (60.91%) MVC
8 65 (59.09%) CSS
8 65 (59.09%) T-SQL
9 64 (58.18%) XML
10 56 (50.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (48.18%) .NET Framework
12 48 (43.64%) Web Services
13 45 (40.91%) HTML5
14 44 (40.00%) Marketing
14 44 (40.00%) Client/Server
15 43 (39.09%) ADO.NET
15 43 (39.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 35 (31.82%) MS Excel
17 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (24.55%) Mobile App
18 27 (24.55%) Social Media
19 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
20 22 (20.00%) Software Engineering
20 22 (20.00%) WPF
21 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 19 (17.27%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (3.64%) IIS
2 1 (0.91%) DNN
Applications
1 35 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (83.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 67 (60.91%) Visual Studio
2 43 (39.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (15.45%) NUnit
4 5 (4.55%) Selenium
4 5 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.91%) Moq
6 1 (0.91%) MSTest
General
1 44 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (2.73%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Games
3 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (78.18%) Developer
2 59 (53.64%) Web Developer
3 53 (48.18%) .NET Developer
4 38 (34.55%) .NET Web Developer
5 15 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.18%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.18%) Analyst
7 8 (7.27%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.45%) Database Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Team Leader
11 3 (2.73%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Development Team Leader
11 3 (2.73%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (95.45%) .NET
2 94 (85.45%) ASP.NET
3 71 (64.55%) jQuery
4 68 (61.82%) HTML
5 65 (59.09%) CSS
6 64 (58.18%) XML
7 56 (50.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 53 (48.18%) .NET Framework
9 48 (43.64%) Web Services
10 45 (40.91%) HTML5
11 43 (39.09%) ADO.NET
12 22 (20.00%) WPF
13 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (14.55%) LINQ
15 11 (10.00%) WinForms
16 10 (9.09%) Entity Framework
17 5 (4.55%) Sass
17 5 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 3 (2.73%) Silverlight
18 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 27 (24.55%) Mobile App
2 27 (24.55%) Social Media
3 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.73%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.73%) Physics
5 1 (0.91%) Tandem
5 1 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (60.91%) MVC
2 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 19 (17.27%) Scrum
5 14 (12.73%) System Testing
6 11 (10.00%) TDD
7 8 (7.27%) Product Management
8 5 (4.55%) SOA
8 5 (4.55%) Web Development
8 5 (4.55%) Automated Testing
9 4 (3.64%) Kanban
9 4 (3.64%) Release Management
9 4 (3.64%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.64%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.73%) OOP
10 3 (2.73%) OO
10 3 (2.73%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (1.82%) Waterfall
11 2 (1.82%) Content Management
11 2 (1.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (96.36%) C#
2 67 (60.91%) JavaScript
2 67 (60.91%) SQL
3 65 (59.09%) T-SQL
4 10 (9.09%) C++
5 8 (7.27%) C
6 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) Degree
2 3 (2.73%) PhD
3 2 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (1.82%) MCP
3 2 (1.82%) MCAD
3 2 (1.82%) MCSD
3 2 (1.82%) ISEB
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle
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