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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 59 72 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 53 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.47% 2.77% 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.10% 5.83% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 52
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
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
746 806 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 48.79% 47.44% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 642 731 695
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
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 2 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 2 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 +11 14 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Abingdon -19 9 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Witney +5 7 £50,000 +35.13% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 6 £50,000 -
Wallingford -1 5 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Bicester -2 4 £45,750 -12.85%
Banbury -1 3 £35,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 120 (100.00%) C#
1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 89 (74.17%) SQL Server
3 78 (65.00%) MVC
4 70 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 68 (56.67%) Web Services
6 57 (47.50%) WPF
7 55 (45.83%) OO
8 52 (43.33%) SQL
9 49 (40.83%) .NET Framework
10 48 (40.00%) XML
11 43 (35.83%) TDD
12 42 (35.00%) JavaScript
13 40 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
15 37 (30.83%) SQL Server 2008
16 36 (30.00%) HTML
17 33 (27.50%) Software Engineering
17 33 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (26.67%) Windows
19 29 (24.17%) Scrum
20 27 (22.50%) CSS
20 27 (22.50%) T-SQL
21 25 (20.83%) Degree
21 25 (20.83%) Ajax
22 24 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
23 23 (19.17%) Visual Studio
23 23 (19.17%) Web Application Development
24 22 (18.33%) HTML5
24 22 (18.33%) Silverlight

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (11.67%) WebSphere
2 9 (7.50%) IIS
3 7 (5.83%) Node.js
4 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.17%) GitHub
3 2 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (74.17%) SQL Server
2 37 (30.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 13 (10.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (5.83%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.83%) Big Data
7 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.50%) MySQL
9 2 (1.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (1.67%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 33 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (19.17%) Visual Studio
3 12 (10.00%) MSTest
4 10 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (8.33%) Moq
4 10 (8.33%) NUnit
5 9 (7.50%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.83%) Subversion
6 7 (5.83%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (18.33%) Finance
2 14 (11.67%) Retail
3 11 (9.17%) Games
4 5 (4.17%) Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Automotive
5 2 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 106 (88.33%) Developer
2 80 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 32 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 29 (24.17%) Senior Developer
5 27 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (19.17%) Software Engineer
7 20 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 18 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
9 12 (10.00%) Software Developer
10 11 (9.17%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (7.50%) Web Developer
11 9 (7.50%) C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
12 8 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
13 6 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (5.00%) SQL Developer
14 5 (4.17%) Server Engineer
14 5 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
14 5 (4.17%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 68 (56.67%) Web Services
4 57 (47.50%) WPF
5 49 (40.83%) .NET Framework
6 48 (40.00%) XML
7 40 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (30.00%) HTML
9 27 (22.50%) CSS
10 25 (20.83%) Ajax
11 22 (18.33%) Silverlight
11 22 (18.33%) HTML5
12 21 (17.50%) LINQ
13 20 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (15.83%) ADO.NET
14 19 (15.83%) XSLT
15 17 (14.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 15 (12.50%) WSDL
16 15 (12.50%) XSL
17 14 (11.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.17%) Mathematics
2 11 (9.17%) Open Source
3 10 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (5.00%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.17%) Social Media
6 3 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.67%) GIS
7 2 (1.67%) Tandem
7 2 (1.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (65.00%) MVC
2 55 (45.83%) OO
3 43 (35.83%) TDD
4 33 (27.50%) Software Engineering
5 29 (24.17%) Scrum
6 24 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (19.17%) Web Application Development
8 22 (18.33%) Unit Testing
9 21 (17.50%) BDD
10 20 (16.67%) MVVM
11 16 (13.33%) OOP
12 14 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (10.83%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (9.17%) Mentoring
15 10 (8.33%) Kanban
16 9 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
17 6 (5.00%) E-Commerce
17 6 (5.00%) SOA
17 6 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 120 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (43.33%) SQL
3 42 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 27 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 17 (14.17%) C++
5 17 (14.17%) Java
6 15 (12.50%) VBScript
6 15 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 12 (10.00%) C
8 11 (9.17%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.17%) Ruby
10 2 (1.67%) Delphi
10 2 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) PhD
Systems Management
1 11 (9.17%) Puppet
1 11 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.17%) Telerik
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle
4 2 (1.67%) JBoss
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Hays UK - Fugro
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Fugro
Salary: £35,000 - 40,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago