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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 26 29 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 5.00% 1.36% 15.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.20% 4.00% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 18
Average salary £55,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.24% -1.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 54.38% 34.01% 46.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76 47 49
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
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 18 April 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) MVC
3 15 (78.95%) TDD
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (52.63%) Web Application Development
5 10 (52.63%) Ninject
5 10 (52.63%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
7 8 (42.11%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (42.11%) Node.js
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (42.11%) Games
7 8 (42.11%) MCP
7 8 (42.11%) MCAD
7 8 (42.11%) MCSD
7 8 (42.11%) Android
7 8 (42.11%) iPhone
7 8 (42.11%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (42.11%) Google
7 8 (42.11%) MCTS
8 7 (36.84%) Windows
9 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) NUnit
2 2 (10.53%) MSTest
2 2 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (10.53%) Moq
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 10 (52.63%) Ninject
4 8 (42.11%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
5 5 (26.32%) Silverlight
5 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (21.05%) WPF
7 3 (15.79%) WinForms
8 2 (10.53%) Spring.NET
8 2 (10.53%) ADO
8 2 (10.53%) Web Services
8 2 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (10.53%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (10.53%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (5.26%) REST
9 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
1 8 (42.11%) iPhone
2 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (10.53%) Tandem
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Android
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 15 (78.95%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) Web Application Development
3 10 (52.63%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (42.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) MVVM
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
9 1 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
9 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (42.11%) MCP
1 8 (42.11%) MCAD
1 8 (42.11%) MCSD
1 8 (42.11%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Orchard