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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 39 59
Rank change year-on-year -40 +20  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 54 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.77% 6.32% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.21% 12.98% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 56
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 380 416 479
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 41.94% 48.71% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 335 359 428
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,950
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 51 (94.44%) C#
1 51 (94.44%) .NET
2 49 (90.74%) ASP.NET
3 37 (68.52%) MVC
4 34 (62.96%) LINQ
5 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
6 32 (59.26%) SQL Server
6 32 (59.26%) HTML
7 30 (55.56%) CSS
8 28 (51.85%) .NET Framework
9 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (50.00%) TDD
10 26 (48.15%) Web Services
10 26 (48.15%) HTML5
10 26 (48.15%) jQuery
11 24 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
11 24 (44.44%) XML
11 24 (44.44%) XSLT
11 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
11 24 (44.44%) Web Design
12 23 (42.59%) Web Development
12 23 (42.59%) Visual Studio
13 22 (40.74%) WPF
14 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 20 (37.04%) SQL
15 19 (35.19%) VB.NET
16 18 (33.33%) Windows
16 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

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 3 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) SAS
3 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.85%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) MySQL
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (42.59%) Visual Studio
2 18 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (24.07%) NUnit
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.70%) MSTest
6 1 (1.85%) Moq
6 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Electronics
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (92.59%) Developer
2 33 (61.11%) C# Developer
3 26 (48.15%) .NET Developer
4 18 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (24.07%) Software Developer
6 12 (22.22%) Senior Developer
7 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (18.52%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (12.96%) VB.NET Developer
9 6 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
9 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 6 (11.11%) Programmer
9 6 (11.11%) VB.NET Programmer
9 6 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (9.26%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (9.26%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 3 (5.56%) C# WCF Developer
12 3 (5.56%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (94.44%) .NET
2 49 (90.74%) ASP.NET
3 34 (62.96%) LINQ
4 32 (59.26%) HTML
5 30 (55.56%) CSS
6 28 (51.85%) .NET Framework
7 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (48.15%) HTML5
8 26 (48.15%) jQuery
8 26 (48.15%) Web Services
9 24 (44.44%) XML
9 24 (44.44%) XSLT
10 22 (40.74%) WPF
11 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
13 13 (24.07%) Entity Framework
14 12 (22.22%) CSS3
14 12 (22.22%) SOAP
14 12 (22.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) User Experience
2 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Android
2 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) MVC
2 27 (50.00%) TDD
3 24 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
3 24 (44.44%) Web Design
4 23 (42.59%) Web Development
5 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Development
6 12 (22.22%) Mobile First
7 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (16.67%) SOA
9 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
11 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
11 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (5.56%) ITIL
13 2 (3.70%) OO
13 2 (3.70%) Scrum
13 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
13 2 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 51 (94.44%) C#
2 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 20 (37.04%) SQL
4 19 (35.19%) VB.NET
5 12 (22.22%) XPath
6 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.70%) HND
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle