The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.94% 1.03% 7.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 2.22% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
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%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 45 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 37.42% 46.39% 57.76%
Number of salaries quoted 57 23 64
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £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
Oxfordshire

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 22 July 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
4 7 (63.64%) Silverlight
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 6 (54.55%) WPF
6 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 4 (36.36%) C++
7 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
8 3 (27.27%) REST
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (27.27%) Puppet
8 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (27.27%) WinForms
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (27.27%) Open Source
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (27.27%) Social Media
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (18.18%) Moq
1 2 (18.18%) MSTest
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
2 7 (63.64%) Silverlight
3 6 (54.55%) WPF
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (27.27%) REST
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (27.27%) WinForms
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) Spring.NET
6 2 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (18.18%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (18.18%) Ninject
7 1 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
1 3 (27.27%) Social Media
2 2 (18.18%) Tandem
2 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) MVVM
5 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft