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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 76 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 39 78 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.77% 4.42% 3.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.90% 8.16% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39 61 67
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
661 956 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 47.01% 54.23% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 564 813 658
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Oxford -19 14 £40,000 +12.67% 9
Wallingford - 10 £42,000 - 3
Abingdon -6 1 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Banbury - 1 £47,500 - 2
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 75 (100.00%) C#
2 73 (97.33%) .NET
3 60 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 54 (72.00%) ASP.NET
5 48 (64.00%) Web Services
6 45 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 45 (60.00%) TDD
7 43 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (54.67%) Microsoft
9 37 (49.33%) WPF
10 36 (48.00%) MVC
11 35 (46.67%) CSS
12 32 (42.67%) HTML
13 30 (40.00%) Scrum
13 30 (40.00%) Degree
14 29 (38.67%) OO
15 27 (36.00%) RESTful
16 24 (32.00%) MVVM
17 23 (30.67%) SQL Server 2008
18 22 (29.33%) Computer Science
19 21 (28.00%) MS Excel
19 21 (28.00%) OOP
19 21 (28.00%) SQL
20 20 (26.67%) .NET Framework
20 20 (26.67%) HTML5
21 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
22 16 (21.33%) SOA
22 16 (21.33%) REST
22 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
22 16 (21.33%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 12 (16.00%) IIS
2 10 (13.33%) Node.js
3 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.67%) JBoss
6 4 (5.33%) nginx
7 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (28.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (30.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.67%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.67%) HBase
8 2 (2.67%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.33%) Big Data
9 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.33%) WebDriver
3 4 (5.33%) Selenium
4 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.00%) NUnit
4 3 (4.00%) MSTest
4 3 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (4.00%) Moq
5 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 7 (9.33%) Back Office
2 3 (4.00%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Electronics
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 67 (89.33%) Developer
2 30 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 24 (32.00%) Senior Developer
4 20 (26.67%) C# Developer
5 16 (21.33%) Web Developer
6 11 (14.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Developer Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Applications Tester
10 4 (5.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Graduate Support Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Graduate
10 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (97.33%) .NET
2 54 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 48 (64.00%) Web Services
4 37 (49.33%) WPF
5 35 (46.67%) CSS
6 32 (42.67%) HTML
7 27 (36.00%) RESTful
8 20 (26.67%) HTML5
8 20 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 16 (21.33%) REST
9 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
9 16 (21.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (20.00%) XML
11 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (16.00%) WinForms
12 12 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (14.67%) jQuery
14 10 (13.33%) XSLT
15 9 (12.00%) LINQ
15 9 (12.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Computer Science
2 15 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (9.33%) W3C
4 6 (8.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.33%) GIS
5 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.67%) DTV
8 1 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Android
3 7 (9.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) TDD
2 43 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (48.00%) MVC
4 30 (40.00%) Scrum
5 29 (38.67%) OO
6 24 (32.00%) MVVM
7 21 (28.00%) OOP
8 16 (21.33%) SOA
9 15 (20.00%) Refactoring
10 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Android Development
11 7 (9.33%) iOS Development
11 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
11 7 (9.33%) Data Management
12 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (6.67%) Web Application Development
14 4 (5.33%) BDD
14 4 (5.33%) Automation Testing
15 3 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C#
2 45 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (28.00%) SQL
4 9 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) C++
7 1 (1.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (40.00%) Degree
2 15 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (54.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Telerik
3 2 (2.67%) SAP
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