The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 64 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 51 63 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.37% 3.77% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.48% 7.79% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 58
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
682 809 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 45.08% 48.44% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 580 730 734
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

WCF
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 14 £46,000 +31.42%
Abingdon -14 10 £60,000 +50.00%
Witney +13 9 £50,000 +26.58% 1
Wallingford +10 8 £48,750 +8.33%
Henley-on-Thames - 6 £50,000 -
Bicester - 4 £45,750 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

1 112 (100.00%) C#
1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 87 (77.68%) SQL Server
3 78 (69.64%) MVC
4 69 (61.61%) ASP.NET
5 65 (58.04%) Web Services
6 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (50.00%) WPF
8 52 (46.43%) OO
9 49 (43.75%) SQL
10 47 (41.96%) TDD
11 46 (41.07%) XML
12 45 (40.18%) .NET Framework
13 41 (36.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 38 (33.93%) JavaScript
15 36 (32.14%) HTML
16 35 (31.25%) Microsoft
16 35 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
17 34 (30.36%) SQL Server 2008
18 33 (29.46%) Scrum
19 32 (28.57%) CSS
20 28 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
21 27 (24.11%) Software Engineering
22 26 (23.21%) Windows
23 25 (22.32%) T-SQL
23 25 (22.32%) Ajax
24 24 (21.43%) MVVM
24 24 (21.43%) Web Application Development
24 24 (21.43%) Unit Testing
25 23 (20.54%) RESTful

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 14 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 12 (10.71%) Node.js
3 11 (9.82%) IIS
4 5 (4.46%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.46%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.68%) GitHub
3 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) Internet
2 6 (5.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (77.68%) SQL Server
2 34 (30.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (16.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (15.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (13.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (13.39%) Relational Database
5 15 (13.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (8.04%) NoSQL
8 7 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (4.46%) Big Data
10 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.79%) MySQL
11 2 (1.79%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (1.79%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.89%) OLAP
12 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (19.64%) Visual Studio
3 15 (13.39%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.71%) MSTest
5 10 (8.93%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (8.93%) Moq
5 10 (8.93%) NUnit
6 8 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 7 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Retail
3 9 (8.04%) Games
4 6 (5.36%) Banking
5 3 (2.68%) Back Office
6 2 (1.79%) Automotive
6 2 (1.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (91.07%) Developer
2 82 (73.21%) .NET Developer
3 33 (29.46%) C# Developer
4 27 (24.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (18.75%) Senior Developer
6 18 (16.07%) Software Engineer
7 16 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (11.61%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (8.04%) Web Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Software Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (6.25%) SQL Developer
12 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (5.36%) .NET Software Engineer
12 6 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (4.46%) C++ Software Engineer
13 5 (4.46%) Programmer
14 4 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
14 4 (3.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (61.61%) ASP.NET
3 65 (58.04%) Web Services
4 56 (50.00%) WPF
5 46 (41.07%) XML
6 45 (40.18%) .NET Framework
7 41 (36.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (32.14%) HTML
9 32 (28.57%) CSS
10 28 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (22.32%) Ajax
12 23 (20.54%) HTML5
12 23 (20.54%) RESTful
13 22 (19.64%) XSLT
14 21 (18.75%) LINQ
15 18 (16.07%) ADO.NET
16 17 (15.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 15 (13.39%) Silverlight
17 15 (13.39%) WSDL
18 14 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (8.04%) Client/Server
2 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.04%) Open Source
3 7 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.46%) Social Media
4 5 (4.46%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.46%) GIS
5 4 (3.57%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.79%) Tandem
6 2 (1.79%) W3C
6 2 (1.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.21%) Windows
2 2 (1.79%) Android
2 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (69.64%) MVC
2 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (46.43%) OO
4 47 (41.96%) TDD
5 33 (29.46%) Scrum
6 27 (24.11%) Software Engineering
7 24 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 24 (21.43%) MVVM
7 24 (21.43%) Web Application Development
8 22 (19.64%) BDD
9 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (11.61%) OOP
11 11 (9.82%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (8.93%) Kanban
13 9 (8.04%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (6.25%) Mentoring
15 6 (5.36%) CQRS
15 6 (5.36%) E-Commerce
15 6 (5.36%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (43.75%) SQL
3 38 (33.93%) JavaScript
4 25 (22.32%) T-SQL
5 18 (16.07%) VB.NET
6 16 (14.29%) Java
7 15 (13.39%) VBScript
8 10 (8.93%) C++
9 9 (8.04%) PowerShell
10 8 (7.14%) C
11 7 (6.25%) Ruby
12 1 (0.89%) Delphi
12 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (18.75%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (8.04%) Puppet
1 9 (8.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.14%) Telerik
3 5 (4.46%) JBoss
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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