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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 55 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 30 39 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.77% 4.27% 6.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.09% 11.64% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 57
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 £36,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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
423 335 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 39.06% 36.65% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 376 299 296
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 £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 2 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 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 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (93.75%) C#
3 52 (81.25%) SQL Server
4 45 (70.31%) ASP.NET
5 38 (59.38%) WPF
6 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (46.88%) jQuery
7 30 (46.88%) MVC
8 29 (45.31%) Windows
9 26 (40.63%) HTML
9 26 (40.63%) SQL
10 25 (39.06%) Web Services
11 24 (37.50%) XML
11 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
12 23 (35.94%) MS Excel
12 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
12 23 (35.94%) CSS
13 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (31.25%) Visual Studio
15 17 (26.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 17 (26.56%) NUnit
16 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
17 15 (23.44%) Degree
18 14 (21.88%) Web Development
19 13 (20.31%) Unit Testing
20 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
20 12 (18.75%) Client/Server
20 12 (18.75%) MCP
20 12 (18.75%) MCAD
20 12 (18.75%) MCSD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (4.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.56%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 23 (35.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (4.69%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 17 (26.56%) NUnit
3 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.25%) MSTest
4 4 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (6.25%) Moq
5 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.69%) Subversion
6 1 (1.56%) JIRA
6 1 (1.56%) Selenium
6 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.56%) XMLUnit
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (10.94%) Marketing
2 6 (9.38%) Games
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (73.44%) Developer
2 27 (42.19%) .NET Developer
3 19 (29.69%) C# Developer
4 18 (28.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (25.00%) Team Leader
6 13 (20.31%) Web Developer
6 13 (20.31%) Software Developer
6 13 (20.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (18.75%) .NET Team Leader
8 10 (15.63%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (10.94%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
11 4 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
11 4 (6.25%) Software Development Team Leader
12 3 (4.69%) .NET Software Developer
12 3 (4.69%) Junior
12 3 (4.69%) Junior Developer
12 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (70.31%) ASP.NET
3 38 (59.38%) WPF
4 30 (46.88%) jQuery
5 26 (40.63%) HTML
6 25 (39.06%) Web Services
7 24 (37.50%) XML
8 23 (35.94%) CSS
9 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (26.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 9 (14.06%) WinForms
13 7 (10.94%) Silverlight
13 7 (10.94%) ADO.NET
13 7 (10.94%) HTML5
14 6 (9.38%) LINQ
15 5 (7.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 5 (7.81%) Castle Windsor
16 4 (6.25%) Ninject
16 4 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 8 (12.50%) Blog
3 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 6 (9.38%) Physics
5 5 (7.81%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (6.25%) Tandem
7 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (45.31%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Android
2 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.88%) MVC
3 14 (21.88%) Web Development
4 13 (20.31%) Unit Testing
5 10 (15.63%) TDD
6 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.50%) RUP
7 8 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 8 (12.50%) Scrum
8 7 (10.94%) Content Management
8 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.38%) Line Management
10 5 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.25%) MVVM
11 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
11 4 (6.25%) Kanban
12 3 (4.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 60 (93.75%) C#
2 26 (40.63%) SQL
3 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.25%) VB
7 3 (4.69%) PHP
7 3 (4.69%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Degree
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (18.75%) MCP
2 12 (18.75%) MCAD
2 12 (18.75%) MCSD
3 6 (9.38%) PhD
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) TIBCO
2 3 (4.69%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.56%) Twitter
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Progress
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £59000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonuses + more benefits
Posted: 5 days ago