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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 66 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 37 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.15% 3.96% 6.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.58% 11.01% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 61
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
412 336 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 38.58% 35.97% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 374 303 323
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,600 £50,000
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 23 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (96.72%) C#
3 53 (86.89%) SQL Server
4 38 (62.30%) ASP.NET
5 37 (60.66%) WPF
6 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (47.54%) Windows
8 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
9 26 (42.62%) jQuery
10 25 (40.98%) MVC
10 25 (40.98%) SQL
11 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
12 22 (36.07%) HTML
12 22 (36.07%) Web Services
12 22 (36.07%) XML
13 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
13 21 (34.43%) CSS
14 19 (31.15%) Visual Studio
15 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (27.87%) NUnit
17 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
18 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
18 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (24.59%) MCP
18 15 (24.59%) MCAD
18 15 (24.59%) MCSD
19 14 (22.95%) Degree
19 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 11 (18.03%) Web Development
20 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (4.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.64%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (4.92%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (86.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Visual Studio
2 17 (27.87%) NUnit
3 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.92%) Subversion
5 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.28%) MSTest
5 2 (3.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (3.28%) Moq
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.64%) XMLUnit
6 1 (1.64%) JIRA
6 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 5 (8.20%) Marketing
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Games
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Developer
2 25 (40.98%) .NET Developer
3 19 (31.15%) Team Leader
4 17 (27.87%) C# Developer
5 16 (26.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (19.67%) .NET Team Leader
7 11 (18.03%) Software Developer
7 11 (18.03%) Web Developer
8 10 (16.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (16.39%) Development Team Leader
9 9 (14.75%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (11.48%) Software Team Leader
10 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (11.48%) Software Development Team Leader
11 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
11 4 (6.56%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (4.92%) TIBCO Developer
12 3 (4.92%) .NET Software Developer
12 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Developer
12 3 (4.92%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (62.30%) ASP.NET
3 37 (60.66%) WPF
4 26 (42.62%) jQuery
5 22 (36.07%) HTML
5 22 (36.07%) Web Services
5 22 (36.07%) XML
6 21 (34.43%) CSS
7 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
9 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (11.48%) WinForms
11 6 (9.84%) ADO.NET
12 5 (8.20%) Silverlight
12 5 (8.20%) LINQ
12 5 (8.20%) HTML5
12 5 (8.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (6.56%) Ajax
14 3 (4.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Client/Server
2 9 (14.75%) Blog
3 4 (6.56%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.56%) Physics
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Android
2 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) MVC
3 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
4 11 (18.03%) Web Development
5 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
6 9 (14.75%) Line Management
6 9 (14.75%) PRINCE
6 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
6 9 (14.75%) RUP
7 7 (11.48%) TDD
8 6 (9.84%) Content Management
9 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.20%) Scrum
10 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.92%) Workflow
10 3 (4.92%) User Stories
10 3 (4.92%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (96.72%) C#
2 25 (40.98%) SQL
3 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.92%) C
5 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) MCP
1 15 (24.59%) MCAD
1 15 (24.59%) MCSD
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (22.95%) Degree
3 4 (6.56%) PhD
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) TIBCO
2 3 (4.92%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.64%) Twitter
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) Progress
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: 22-30k
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago