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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 58 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 53 74 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.56% 4.09% 3.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% 7.98% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 48 69 64
Average salary £47,250 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.12% +9.58%
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 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
601 927 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 40.34% 51.24% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 519 827 844
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +12 16 £47,000 +34.28%
Wallingford +21 11 £39,500 -12.22% 2
Witney +14 10 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Abingdon -11 9 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Bicester - 3 £44,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 3 £50,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 103 (100.00%) C#
1 103 (100.00%) .NET
2 83 (80.58%) SQL Server
3 69 (66.99%) MVC
4 65 (63.11%) ASP.NET
5 63 (61.17%) Web Services
6 56 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (45.63%) SQL
8 44 (42.72%) OO
8 44 (42.72%) WPF
9 43 (41.75%) TDD
10 39 (37.86%) JavaScript
10 39 (37.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 38 (36.89%) HTML
12 37 (35.92%) CSS
12 37 (35.92%) .NET Framework
13 36 (34.95%) XML
13 36 (34.95%) Microsoft
14 35 (33.98%) RESTful
15 33 (32.04%) Team Foundation Server
15 33 (32.04%) ASP.NET MVC
16 31 (30.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 31 (30.10%) Scrum
17 25 (24.27%) T-SQL
18 24 (23.30%) Unit Testing
19 23 (22.33%) XSLT
19 23 (22.33%) Ajax
20 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
20 21 (20.39%) HTML5
20 21 (20.39%) Web Application Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 15 (14.56%) Node.js
2 14 (13.59%) IIS
3 12 (11.65%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.83%) nginx
5 6 (5.83%) JBoss
5 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Internet
2 7 (6.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (80.58%) SQL Server
2 31 (30.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (15.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (14.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (12.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (12.62%) Relational Database
6 12 (11.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (10.68%) NoSQL
8 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (7.77%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.91%) Big Data
10 2 (1.94%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 2 (1.94%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.94%) MySQL
11 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.97%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 33 (32.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
3 19 (18.45%) Visual Studio
4 9 (8.74%) Subversion
5 7 (6.80%) MSTest
6 6 (5.83%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.85%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (4.85%) Moq
7 5 (4.85%) NUnit
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Games
3 6 (5.83%) Back Office
4 4 (3.88%) Banking
4 4 (3.88%) Retail
5 3 (2.91%) Advertising
6 2 (1.94%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (94.17%) Developer
2 74 (71.84%) .NET Developer
3 39 (37.86%) C# Developer
4 28 (27.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (16.50%) Software Engineer
6 16 (15.53%) Web Developer
7 13 (12.62%) C# Web Developer
8 12 (11.65%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (10.68%) Senior Developer
10 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (6.80%) SQL Developer
11 7 (6.80%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (6.80%) Web Engineer
11 7 (6.80%) WPF Developer
11 7 (6.80%) Agile C# Developer
12 6 (5.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (5.83%) .NET Web Developer
12 6 (5.83%) Senior C# Developer
13 5 (4.85%) Programmer
13 5 (4.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (63.11%) ASP.NET
3 63 (61.17%) Web Services
4 44 (42.72%) WPF
5 39 (37.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 38 (36.89%) HTML
7 37 (35.92%) CSS
7 37 (35.92%) .NET Framework
8 36 (34.95%) XML
9 35 (33.98%) RESTful
10 33 (32.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (22.33%) XSLT
11 23 (22.33%) Ajax
12 21 (20.39%) HTML5
13 19 (18.45%) LINQ
14 16 (15.53%) jQuery
14 16 (15.53%) ADO.NET
15 15 (14.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 13 (12.62%) WSDL
17 12 (11.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Client/Server
2 7 (6.80%) Open Source
2 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.83%) GIS
4 5 (4.85%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (4.85%) Social Media
4 5 (4.85%) W3C
5 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.88%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (3.88%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.94%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.42%) Windows
2 5 (4.85%) Android
2 5 (4.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (66.99%) MVC
2 56 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (42.72%) OO
4 43 (41.75%) TDD
5 31 (30.10%) Scrum
6 24 (23.30%) Unit Testing
7 21 (20.39%) Web Application Development
8 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
9 17 (16.50%) BDD
10 16 (15.53%) MVVM
11 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (8.74%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.83%) Configuration Management
13 6 (5.83%) E-Commerce
13 6 (5.83%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (5.83%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (5.83%) CQRS
13 6 (5.83%) User Stories
14 5 (4.85%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (45.63%) SQL
3 39 (37.86%) JavaScript
4 25 (24.27%) T-SQL
5 20 (19.42%) VB.NET
6 14 (13.59%) Java
7 13 (12.62%) VBScript
8 9 (8.74%) Ruby
9 7 (6.80%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.88%) C
10 4 (3.88%) C++
11 1 (0.97%) Delphi
11 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Puppet
1 7 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (34.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.68%) Telerik
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wallingford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago