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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 57 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 33 73 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.13% 6.95% 9.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.75% 15.24% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 31 60 107
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 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
307 479 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.07% 45.62% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 262 401 492
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 62 (93.94%) .NET
2 54 (81.82%) C#
2 54 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 46 (69.70%) SQL Server
4 42 (63.64%) MVC
5 38 (57.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (56.06%) jQuery
7 36 (54.55%) HTML
8 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (43.94%) CSS
10 28 (42.42%) XML
10 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
11 27 (40.91%) SQL
11 27 (40.91%) Visual Studio
12 26 (39.39%) Web Services
12 26 (39.39%) .NET Framework
12 26 (39.39%) WPF
13 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
13 23 (34.85%) Client/Server
14 22 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 20 (30.30%) Scrum
15 20 (30.30%) Windows
15 20 (30.30%) Web Development
16 19 (28.79%) NUnit
16 19 (28.79%) ADO.NET
17 18 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (24.24%) TDD
18 16 (24.24%) Degree
19 14 (21.21%) HTML5
20 13 (19.70%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (1.52%) DNN
Applications
1 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Project
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.52%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 18 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Visual Studio
2 19 (28.79%) NUnit
3 9 (13.64%) MSTest
3 9 (13.64%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (13.64%) Moq
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (6.06%) Selenium
7 1 (1.52%) XMLUnit
7 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 13 (19.70%) Marketing
2 9 (13.64%) Retail
3 7 (10.61%) Games
4 2 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (81.82%) Developer
2 32 (48.48%) .NET Developer
3 21 (31.82%) Web Developer
4 14 (21.21%) C# Developer
4 14 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (19.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 9 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Software Developer
7 7 (10.61%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.03%) Junior
11 2 (3.03%) Analyst
11 2 (3.03%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (93.94%) .NET
2 54 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 38 (57.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (56.06%) jQuery
5 36 (54.55%) HTML
6 29 (43.94%) CSS
7 28 (42.42%) XML
8 26 (39.39%) .NET Framework
8 26 (39.39%) Web Services
8 26 (39.39%) WPF
9 22 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 19 (28.79%) ADO.NET
11 14 (21.21%) HTML5
12 13 (19.70%) WinForms
13 10 (15.15%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (13.64%) Ninject
14 9 (13.64%) Spring.NET
14 9 (13.64%) Unity DI Container
15 8 (12.12%) Silverlight
16 5 (7.58%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Client/Server
2 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (15.15%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (13.64%) Tandem
5 7 (10.61%) Mathematics
5 7 (10.61%) Physics
6 5 (7.58%) Social Media
6 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) MVC
2 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.30%) Web Development
3 20 (30.30%) Scrum
4 16 (24.24%) TDD
5 12 (18.18%) Content Management
6 10 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (13.64%) MVVM
7 9 (13.64%) Kanban
7 9 (13.64%) Web Application Development
7 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.09%) SOA
10 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.06%) Release Management
10 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.06%) Product Management
10 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (81.82%) C#
2 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 27 (40.91%) SQL
4 10 (15.15%) VB.NET
5 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.64%) VB
6 5 (7.58%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) PhD
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) MCP
3 2 (3.03%) MCAD
3 2 (3.03%) MCSD
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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