Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 46 44
Rank change year-on-year -42 -2 +31
Permanent jobs citing WCF 42 102 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.52% 6.04% 5.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.70% 13.25% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 50 96 137
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 737 770 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 44.26% 45.59% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 624 696 894
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,875 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF 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 in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for WCF in Milton Keynes

WCF
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WCF.

1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (80.95%) .NET
2 34 (80.95%) SQL Server
3 29 (69.05%) ASP.NET
4 27 (64.29%) MVC
5 23 (54.76%) SQL
5 23 (54.76%) WPF
6 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 21 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (47.62%) Unit Testing
9 19 (45.24%) .NET Framework
9 19 (45.24%) TDD
9 19 (45.24%) Windows
10 17 (40.48%) jQuery
11 16 (38.10%) Entity Framework
12 13 (30.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (30.95%) XML
13 12 (28.57%) NUnit
14 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
14 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
15 10 (23.81%) Ajax
15 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
15 10 (23.81%) MSTest
15 10 (23.81%) Azure SQL Database

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 10 (23.81%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (23.81%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 21 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (23.81%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (4.76%) Big Data
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (28.57%) NUnit
3 10 (23.81%) MSTest
4 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
7 4 (9.52%) JIRA
8 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (7.14%) InstallShield
9 2 (4.76%) Moq
9 2 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
10 1 (2.38%) MSBuild
10 1 (2.38%) NuGet
10 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (23.81%) Publishing
2 5 (11.90%) Games
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 25 (59.52%) .NET Developer
3 18 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 10 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (19.05%) Applications Developer
6 8 (19.05%) C# Application Developer
6 8 (19.05%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 8 (19.05%) Desktop Support
6 8 (19.05%) Web Applications Developer
7 6 (14.29%) SQL Developer
8 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Analyst
9 4 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (9.52%) Azure Developer
9 4 (9.52%) C# WCF Developer
9 4 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (9.52%) SQL Support Analyst
9 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
9 4 (9.52%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (80.95%) .NET
2 29 (69.05%) ASP.NET
3 23 (54.76%) WPF
4 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (45.24%) .NET Framework
6 17 (40.48%) jQuery
7 16 (38.10%) Entity Framework
8 13 (30.95%) XML
9 10 (23.81%) Ajax
9 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
10 9 (21.43%) HTML
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (14.29%) CSS
12 6 (14.29%) HTML5
13 4 (9.52%) JSON
13 4 (9.52%) REST
14 3 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (7.14%) Node.js
14 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) MVC
2 20 (47.62%) Unit Testing
3 19 (45.24%) TDD
4 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.81%) B2B
5 10 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (19.05%) Functional Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Microservices
7 4 (9.52%) MVVM
7 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.52%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) System Testing
8 3 (7.14%) BDD
8 3 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (7.14%) Mobile Development
8 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
8 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) User Stories
8 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
8 3 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (54.76%) SQL
3 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
6 3 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) Ruby
7 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
1 2 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.76%) QA
3 2 (4.76%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Twitter
2 1 (2.38%) Xamarin