The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 70 77 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 49 39 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.10% 2.21% 2.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.16% 4.99% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 35
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
796 781 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 50.41% 44.30% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 708 685 654
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
South East

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +21 18 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Banbury -1 4 £35,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 4 £50,000 - 1
Abingdon -12 3 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Thame +3 2 £35,500 -
Witney -5 2 £33,750 -13.46% 2
Bicester -12 2 £47,500 -9.52% 1
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 123 (99.19%) .NET
2 121 (97.58%) C#
3 100 (80.65%) SQL Server
4 76 (61.29%) Web Services
5 73 (58.87%) MVC
6 64 (51.61%) ASP.NET
7 63 (50.81%) OO
8 56 (45.16%) .NET Framework
9 54 (43.55%) WPF
10 53 (42.74%) XML
10 53 (42.74%) JavaScript
11 50 (40.32%) SQL
12 45 (36.29%) HTML
12 45 (36.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (33.87%) Microsoft
14 37 (29.84%) T-SQL
15 35 (28.23%) Ajax
15 35 (28.23%) Software Engineering
16 34 (27.42%) TDD
16 34 (27.42%) Windows
16 34 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 29 (23.39%) HTML5
18 29 (23.39%) Silverlight
18 29 (23.39%) Finance
19 26 (20.97%) Scrum
19 26 (20.97%) CSS
20 25 (20.16%) LINQ
20 25 (20.16%) SQL Server 2005
20 25 (20.16%) Degree

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (11.29%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.06%) IIS
3 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.61%) CMS
4 2 (1.61%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 16 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.84%) GitHub
3 3 (2.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 45 (36.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (20.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (15.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (12.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (12.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (12.10%) Relational Database
7 9 (7.26%) MySQL
7 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.84%) Big Data
9 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.42%) OLAP
10 2 (1.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 31 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (19.35%) Visual Studio
3 12 (9.68%) MSTest
4 10 (8.06%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (8.06%) Moq
4 10 (8.06%) NUnit
5 7 (5.65%) Subversion
5 7 (5.65%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (23.39%) Finance
2 14 (11.29%) Retail
3 10 (8.06%) Games
4 5 (4.03%) Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (89.52%) Developer
2 81 (65.32%) .NET Developer
3 44 (35.48%) Senior Developer
4 34 (27.42%) C# Developer
5 32 (25.81%) Senior .NET Developer
6 29 (23.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (20.16%) Software Engineer
8 20 (16.13%) C# Software Engineer
9 18 (14.52%) Senior C# Developer
10 15 (12.10%) Web Developer
11 13 (10.48%) Software Developer
11 13 (10.48%) C# Web Developer
12 11 (8.87%) .NET Web Developer
13 10 (8.06%) C++ Software Engineer
13 10 (8.06%) Senior Web Developer
14 9 (7.26%) .NET Software Engineer
14 9 (7.26%) Senior .NET Web Developer
15 7 (5.65%) Software Analyst
15 7 (5.65%) Analyst Developer
15 7 (5.65%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (99.19%) .NET
2 76 (61.29%) Web Services
3 64 (51.61%) ASP.NET
4 56 (45.16%) .NET Framework
5 54 (43.55%) WPF
6 53 (42.74%) XML
7 45 (36.29%) HTML
8 35 (28.23%) Ajax
9 34 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (23.39%) HTML5
10 29 (23.39%) Silverlight
11 26 (20.97%) CSS
12 25 (20.16%) LINQ
13 22 (17.74%) jQuery
14 20 (16.13%) ADO.NET
14 20 (16.13%) XSLT
15 19 (15.32%) XSL
16 18 (14.52%) WSDL
17 17 (13.71%) SOAP
17 17 (13.71%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.48%) Mathematics
3 12 (9.68%) Open Source
4 10 (8.06%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (6.45%) N-Tier
6 5 (4.03%) Social Media
7 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.61%) Tandem
8 2 (1.61%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.81%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.42%) Windows
2 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (58.87%) MVC
2 63 (50.81%) OO
3 35 (28.23%) Software Engineering
4 34 (27.42%) TDD
5 26 (20.97%) Scrum
6 23 (18.55%) Unit Testing
7 22 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (16.13%) OOP
9 18 (14.52%) MVVM
10 17 (13.71%) Web Application Development
10 17 (13.71%) Dependency Injection
11 14 (11.29%) BDD
12 13 (10.48%) Kanban
13 11 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (8.06%) SOA
15 9 (7.26%) UML
15 9 (7.26%) Product Management
16 8 (6.45%) DevOps
17 6 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 121 (97.58%) C#
2 53 (42.74%) JavaScript
3 50 (40.32%) SQL
4 37 (29.84%) T-SQL
5 23 (18.55%) Java
6 19 (15.32%) C++
7 17 (13.71%) VB.NET
8 15 (12.10%) VBScript
9 13 (10.48%) C
10 12 (9.68%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.42%) VBA
11 3 (2.42%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 25 (20.16%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (9.68%) Puppet
1 12 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 42 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle
3 5 (4.03%) Telerik
4 3 (2.42%) VMware
5 1 (0.81%) Twitter
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 25 minutes ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney
Modis International - London
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 11 days ago