Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 91 53
Rank change year-on-year -8 -38 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 66 77 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.29% 2.71% 4.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.95% 6.91% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 64 83 146
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,200 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £53,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +3.54%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,110 1,115 1,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.53% 39.26% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 990 985 1,118
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Buckinghamshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for WCF in Buckinghamshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Buckinghamshire

WCF
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 39 £47,500 +5.56% 4
High Wycombe +13 13 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Gerrards Cross -1 8 £50,000 +61.29%
Marlow -6 7 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Chesham - 1 £40,000 -
WCF
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 66 (100.00%) C#
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (93.94%) SQL Server
3 55 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 53 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (72.73%) MVC
6 47 (71.21%) TDD
7 41 (62.12%) JavaScript
8 40 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (53.03%) .NET Framework
9 35 (53.03%) AngularJS
10 29 (43.94%) Web Application Development
10 29 (43.94%) BDD
10 29 (43.94%) Games
10 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 28 (42.42%) SQL Server 2016
12 27 (40.91%) Entity Framework
12 27 (40.91%) KnockoutJS
13 26 (39.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (36.36%) RESTful
15 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
16 19 (28.79%) Ruby
16 19 (28.79%) HTML
16 19 (28.79%) Git (software)
16 19 (28.79%) Node.js
16 19 (28.79%) NoSQL
16 19 (28.79%) Code First Entity Framework
17 18 (27.27%) OO
18 17 (25.76%) Greenfield Project

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.18%) IIS
2 5 (7.58%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 28 (42.42%) SQL Server 2016
3 19 (28.79%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.58%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (7.58%) MySQL
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (28.79%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.58%) JIRA
3 5 (7.58%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (7.58%) Subversion
3 5 (7.58%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.06%) NUnit
5 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (43.94%) Games
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Publishing
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Automotive
6 1 (1.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 64 (96.97%) Developer
2 48 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 21 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Senior Developer
5 10 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Web Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Angular Developer
6 8 (12.12%) C# Web Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Applications Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Junior
9 5 (7.58%) Junior Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Web Applications Developer
10 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 40 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (53.03%) .NET Framework
4 35 (53.03%) AngularJS
5 29 (43.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 27 (40.91%) Entity Framework
6 27 (40.91%) KnockoutJS
7 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (39.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 24 (36.36%) RESTful
9 19 (28.79%) Code First Entity Framework
9 19 (28.79%) HTML
9 19 (28.79%) Node.js
10 14 (21.21%) CSS
10 14 (21.21%) jQuery
11 13 (19.70%) WPF
12 9 (13.64%) Web Services
13 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (10.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
1 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (72.73%) MVC
3 47 (71.21%) TDD
4 29 (43.94%) BDD
4 29 (43.94%) Web Application Development
5 18 (27.27%) OO
6 15 (22.73%) Web Development
7 11 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 10 (15.15%) Kanban
8 10 (15.15%) Scrum
9 9 (13.64%) CQRS
9 9 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (13.64%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
10 7 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (7.58%) OOP
12 5 (7.58%) Pair Programming
12 5 (7.58%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (62.12%) JavaScript
3 19 (28.79%) Ruby
4 10 (15.15%) SQL
5 8 (12.12%) TypeScript
5 8 (12.12%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.58%) R
7 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) MCTS
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO 13485
1 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) SAP