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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 17 27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon - 5.33% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 9.52% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
54 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 44.63% 56.00% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 49 36 50
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Couchbase
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Database Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Database Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) System Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft