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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 85 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 32 79 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.25% 5.09% 6.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 10.26% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 69 126
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
755 770 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 52.98% 49.58% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 651 654 843
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
Wallingford - 13 £42,000 - 1
Oxford -24 8 £40,000 - 7
Abingdon -20 1 £42,500 -5.55%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 86 (100.00%) C#
1 86 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (81.40%) SQL Server
3 63 (73.26%) ASP.NET
4 55 (63.95%) Web Services
4 55 (63.95%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (62.79%) TDD
6 47 (54.65%) MVC
6 47 (54.65%) JavaScript
7 45 (52.33%) RESTful
8 44 (51.16%) CSS
9 43 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (48.84%) Scrum
11 39 (45.35%) WPF
12 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
13 32 (37.21%) HTML
13 32 (37.21%) Degree
14 30 (34.88%) SQL
15 29 (33.72%) OO
15 29 (33.72%) SQL Server 2008
15 29 (33.72%) Git (software)
16 26 (30.23%) XML
17 25 (29.07%) MS Excel
17 25 (29.07%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (29.07%) .NET Framework
18 21 (24.42%) Team Foundation Server
19 20 (23.26%) MVVM
19 20 (23.26%) Computer Science
19 20 (23.26%) IIS
20 18 (20.93%) REST

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 20 (23.26%) IIS
2 17 (19.77%) Node.js
3 14 (16.28%) SharePoint
4 8 (9.30%) JBoss
4 8 (9.30%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.30%) nginx
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (29.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) HTTP
2 3 (3.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (81.40%) SQL Server
2 29 (33.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (17.44%) NoSQL
4 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.65%) Couchbase
7 3 (3.49%) Big Data
8 2 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.33%) HBase
8 2 (2.33%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (33.72%) Git (software)
2 21 (24.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.49%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) NUnit
5 1 (1.16%) MSTest
5 1 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.16%) Moq
General
1 12 (13.95%) Back Office
2 3 (3.49%) Advertising
2 3 (3.49%) Games
2 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.49%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Automotive
3 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.33%) Electronics
3 2 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (94.19%) Developer
2 49 (56.98%) .NET Developer
3 27 (31.40%) C# Developer
4 19 (22.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (20.93%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Web Developer
7 8 (9.30%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) C# Web Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) WPF Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Web Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Agile C# Developer
8 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Programmer
9 4 (4.65%) Database Developer
9 4 (4.65%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) SQL Programmer
9 4 (4.65%) Database Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (73.26%) ASP.NET
3 55 (63.95%) Web Services
4 45 (52.33%) RESTful
5 44 (51.16%) CSS
6 43 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 39 (45.35%) WPF
8 32 (37.21%) HTML
9 26 (30.23%) XML
10 25 (29.07%) .NET Framework
10 25 (29.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (20.93%) REST
12 17 (19.77%) jQuery
13 16 (18.60%) XSLT
14 13 (15.12%) WinForms
14 13 (15.12%) Ajax
14 13 (15.12%) HTML5
14 13 (15.12%) LINQ
15 12 (13.95%) DHTML
15 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.44%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (12.79%) W3C
4 10 (11.63%) Client/Server
5 8 (9.30%) GIS
6 4 (4.65%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (2.33%) DTV
8 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.16%) Open Source
8 1 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.16%) Social Media
8 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) Android
1 11 (12.79%) Apple iOS
2 7 (8.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.95%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (62.79%) TDD
3 47 (54.65%) MVC
4 42 (48.84%) Scrum
5 29 (33.72%) OO
6 20 (23.26%) MVVM
7 17 (19.77%) OOP
8 16 (18.60%) SOA
9 15 (17.44%) Refactoring
10 14 (16.28%) BDD
11 13 (15.12%) Unit Testing
11 13 (15.12%) Web Application Development
12 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
13 11 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (12.79%) Data Management
13 11 (12.79%) Android Development
13 11 (12.79%) iOS Development
14 8 (9.30%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
15 6 (6.98%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (54.65%) JavaScript
3 30 (34.88%) SQL
4 15 (17.44%) VB.NET
5 9 (10.47%) Ruby
6 7 (8.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (37.21%) Degree
2 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Puppet
1 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.12%) Telerik
3 2 (2.33%) SAP
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Wallingford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago