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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 63 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 33 42 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.06% 4.29% 7.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.07% 11.11% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 63
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
409 378 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 37.94% 38.65% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 355 336 312
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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 24 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (88.89%) C#
3 49 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 49 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 36 (57.14%) WPF
5 35 (55.56%) MVC
6 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (50.79%) jQuery
8 29 (46.03%) Windows
9 28 (44.44%) HTML
10 27 (42.86%) SQL
10 27 (42.86%) Web Services
11 26 (41.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (39.68%) XML
12 25 (39.68%) CSS
13 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
14 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
15 19 (30.16%) Visual Studio
16 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
16 18 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (26.98%) Web Development
18 16 (25.40%) .NET Framework
19 14 (22.22%) Client/Server
19 14 (22.22%) NUnit
20 13 (20.63%) TDD
21 12 (19.05%) WinForms
21 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
21 12 (19.05%) VB.NET
22 11 (17.46%) Scrum
22 11 (17.46%) Degree

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.59%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.17%) MS Project
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (4.76%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Visual Studio
2 14 (22.22%) NUnit
3 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (11.11%) MSTest
4 7 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (11.11%) Moq
5 3 (4.76%) Subversion
5 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) XMLUnit
General
1 7 (11.11%) Games
1 7 (11.11%) Retail
1 7 (11.11%) Marketing
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (77.78%) Developer
2 31 (49.21%) .NET Developer
3 20 (31.75%) C# Developer
4 19 (30.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (23.81%) Web Developer
6 14 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (19.05%) .NET Web Developer
7 12 (19.05%) .NET Team Leader
7 12 (19.05%) Team Leader
8 11 (17.46%) Software Developer
9 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (4.76%) TIBCO Developer
10 3 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Junior
10 3 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (4.76%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Junior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 36 (57.14%) WPF
4 32 (50.79%) jQuery
5 28 (44.44%) HTML
6 27 (42.86%) Web Services
7 26 (41.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (39.68%) XML
8 25 (39.68%) CSS
9 18 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 16 (25.40%) .NET Framework
11 12 (19.05%) WinForms
12 9 (14.29%) ADO.NET
13 8 (12.70%) Silverlight
13 8 (12.70%) HTML5
13 8 (12.70%) Castle Windsor
14 7 (11.11%) Ninject
14 7 (11.11%) Spring.NET
14 7 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
15 6 (9.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.70%) Blog
3 8 (12.70%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (11.11%) Tandem
4 7 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 7 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Android
2 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) MVC
2 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.98%) Web Development
4 13 (20.63%) TDD
5 11 (17.46%) Scrum
6 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.87%) PRINCE2
7 9 (14.29%) Content Management
8 8 (12.70%) RUP
8 8 (12.70%) PRINCE
8 8 (12.70%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (11.11%) MVVM
9 7 (11.11%) Web Application Development
9 7 (11.11%) Kanban
9 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.76%) Workflow
11 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 56 (88.89%) C#
2 27 (42.86%) SQL
3 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 7 (11.11%) VB
6 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.76%) PHP
7 3 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) PhD
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.52%) MCP
3 6 (9.52%) MCAD
3 6 (9.52%) MCSD
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) TIBCO
2 3 (4.76%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Twitter
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago