The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.57% 8.33% 11.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 25.00% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 11
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Oxfordshire

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 Abingdon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 24 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 35.12% 33.33% 60.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55 20 59
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

WCF
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

WCF Salary Trend in Abingdon

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) TDD
5 7 (53.85%) MVC
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
5 7 (53.85%) WPF
5 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
6 6 (46.15%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) Scrum
8 4 (30.77%) C++
8 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (23.08%) Social Media
9 3 (23.08%) REST
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (23.08%) Open Source
9 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
9 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (23.08%) Puppet

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) MSTest
2 2 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (15.38%) Moq
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Database Developer
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Database Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
2 7 (53.85%) WPF
2 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) WinForms
6 2 (15.38%) Spring.NET
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (15.38%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (15.38%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (15.38%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
1 3 (23.08%) Social Media
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) System Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (15.38%) MVVM
6 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
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