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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 78 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 39 81 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.59% 4.71% 6.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.34% 9.13% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 78 119
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
730 887 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 48.47% 51.60% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 641 769 951
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Wallingford - 11 £42,000 - 1
Oxford -11 10 £47,000 +17.50% 5
Abingdon -18 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Witney +10 2 £50,000 +25.00% 1
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 92 (100.00%) C#
1 92 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (81.52%) SQL Server
3 63 (68.48%) ASP.NET
4 58 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (61.96%) Web Services
6 53 (57.61%) MVC
7 51 (55.43%) TDD
8 44 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 43 (46.74%) CSS
9 43 (46.74%) WPF
9 43 (46.74%) RESTful
10 40 (43.48%) JavaScript
10 40 (43.48%) Scrum
11 37 (40.22%) Microsoft
12 34 (36.96%) HTML
12 34 (36.96%) SQL
12 34 (36.96%) .NET Framework
13 32 (34.78%) OO
13 32 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
14 30 (32.61%) XML
14 30 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (30.43%) Degree
16 27 (29.35%) Git (software)
17 26 (28.26%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (21.74%) XSLT
18 20 (21.74%) MS Excel
18 20 (21.74%) REST
19 19 (20.65%) IIS
19 19 (20.65%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (20.65%) IIS
2 15 (16.30%) Node.js
3 14 (15.22%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.52%) JBoss
4 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.52%) nginx
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) HTTP
2 6 (6.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (81.52%) SQL Server
2 32 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (16.30%) NoSQL
4 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.35%) Couchbase
8 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.26%) Big Data
10 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.17%) HBase
10 2 (2.17%) Neo4j
10 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (29.35%) Git (software)
2 26 (28.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.61%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.61%) Subversion
4 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.17%) NUnit
5 2 (2.17%) MSTest
5 2 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.17%) Moq
General
1 12 (13.04%) Back Office
2 6 (6.52%) Games
3 4 (4.35%) Advertising
3 4 (4.35%) Finance
4 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.17%) Automotive
5 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.17%) Electronics
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (93.48%) Developer
2 59 (64.13%) .NET Developer
3 29 (31.52%) C# Developer
4 20 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (14.13%) Senior Developer
6 12 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 12 (13.04%) C# Software Engineer
6 12 (13.04%) Software Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Web Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Agile C# Developer
8 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.61%) WPF Developer
9 4 (4.35%) SQL Programmer
9 4 (4.35%) Database Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Programmer
9 4 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Database Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) SQL Database Developer
9 4 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (68.48%) ASP.NET
3 57 (61.96%) Web Services
4 44 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web API
5 43 (46.74%) CSS
5 43 (46.74%) WPF
5 43 (46.74%) RESTful
6 34 (36.96%) .NET Framework
6 34 (36.96%) HTML
7 30 (32.61%) XML
7 30 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (21.74%) REST
8 20 (21.74%) XSLT
9 19 (20.65%) jQuery
10 14 (15.22%) LINQ
10 14 (15.22%) WinForms
10 14 (15.22%) Ajax
11 13 (14.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 12 (13.04%) DHTML
12 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.96%) W3C
3 10 (10.87%) Client/Server
3 10 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.52%) GIS
5 5 (5.43%) Open Source
5 5 (5.43%) Social Media
6 4 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.17%) DTV
7 2 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.96%) Android
1 11 (11.96%) Apple iOS
2 10 (10.87%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (57.61%) MVC
3 51 (55.43%) TDD
4 40 (43.48%) Scrum
5 32 (34.78%) OO
6 18 (19.57%) MVVM
7 17 (18.48%) Web Application Development
7 17 (18.48%) Unit Testing
8 16 (17.39%) BDD
9 13 (14.13%) OOP
10 12 (13.04%) SOA
10 12 (13.04%) Configuration Management
10 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 11 (11.96%) Data Management
11 11 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (11.96%) Android Development
11 11 (11.96%) iOS Development
12 10 (10.87%) Refactoring
13 6 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 34 (36.96%) SQL
4 16 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 9 (9.78%) Ruby
5 9 (9.78%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.17%) C
8 1 (1.09%) C++
8 1 (1.09%) Java
8 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (30.43%) Degree
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Puppet
1 5 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (40.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.48%) Telerik
3 2 (2.17%) SAP
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: to £45,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago