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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 75 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 44 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.87% 4.12% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.35% 7.74% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 44 64 62
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
693 956 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 45.21% 53.23% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 586 865 629
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -15 16 £38,750 -13.88% 3
Wallingford - 6 £47,500 -
Witney - 6 £45,000 - 1
Abingdon +6 3 £55,000 - 8
Banbury - 2 £57,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 77 (100.00%) C#
2 75 (97.40%) .NET
3 61 (79.22%) SQL Server
4 55 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 50 (64.94%) Web Services
6 44 (57.14%) TDD
7 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
8 38 (49.35%) MVC
9 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 33 (42.86%) WPF
10 32 (41.56%) HTML
11 30 (38.96%) CSS
12 29 (37.66%) .NET Framework
13 24 (31.17%) Scrum
14 23 (29.87%) Degree
15 22 (28.57%) MVVM
16 21 (27.27%) REST
16 21 (27.27%) OO
17 20 (25.97%) SQL
17 20 (25.97%) RESTful
18 19 (24.68%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (24.68%) HTML5
18 19 (24.68%) AngularJS
18 19 (24.68%) OOP
19 18 (23.38%) Computer Science
20 17 (22.08%) Entity Framework
21 16 (20.78%) Team Foundation Server
21 16 (20.78%) WinForms
21 16 (20.78%) Windows

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 8 (10.39%) IIS
1 8 (10.39%) Node.js
2 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.19%) JBoss
3 4 (5.19%) CMS
3 4 (5.19%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.90%) nginx
5 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.30%) WordPress
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.30%) DNN
6 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.30%) Zimbra
Applications
1 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (79.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.30%) HBase
7 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.30%) Big Data
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.19%) Selenium
3 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.19%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.90%) MSTest
4 3 (3.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (3.90%) Moq
4 3 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.90%) NUnit
General
1 3 (3.90%) Back Office
1 3 (3.90%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (2.60%) Local Government
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Electronics
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (87.01%) Developer
2 32 (41.56%) Senior Developer
3 28 (36.36%) .NET Developer
4 19 (24.68%) C# Developer
5 13 (16.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (15.58%) Web Developer
7 9 (11.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (11.69%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (9.09%) C# Programmer
8 7 (9.09%) Programmer
8 7 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Architect
10 4 (5.19%) Tester
10 4 (5.19%) Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Graduate
10 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (97.40%) .NET
2 55 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 50 (64.94%) Web Services
4 33 (42.86%) WPF
5 32 (41.56%) HTML
6 30 (38.96%) CSS
7 29 (37.66%) .NET Framework
8 21 (27.27%) REST
9 20 (25.97%) RESTful
10 19 (24.68%) HTML5
10 19 (24.68%) AngularJS
11 17 (22.08%) Entity Framework
12 16 (20.78%) WinForms
13 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (19.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (12.99%) jQuery
14 10 (12.99%) XML
15 9 (11.69%) Backbone.js
16 7 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.58%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.90%) W3C
5 3 (3.90%) Life Science
5 3 (3.90%) GIS
5 3 (3.90%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.30%) Social Media
6 1 (1.30%) Google Search Appliance
6 1 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.30%) Open Source
6 1 (1.30%) DTV
6 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Android
3 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.14%) TDD
2 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (49.35%) MVC
4 24 (31.17%) Scrum
5 22 (28.57%) MVVM
6 21 (27.27%) OO
7 19 (24.68%) OOP
8 13 (16.88%) SOA
9 12 (15.58%) Refactoring
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.49%) Web Development
11 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.19%) Automation Testing
12 4 (5.19%) Android Development
12 4 (5.19%) iOS Development
12 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
12 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.19%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (5.19%) Web Application Development
12 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.97%) SQL
4 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.79%) VB
6 5 (6.49%) Java
6 5 (6.49%) VB6
7 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.30%) Python
8 1 (1.30%) C
8 1 (1.30%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (29.87%) Degree
2 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.90%) Telerik
4 1 (1.30%) Google
4 1 (1.30%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.30%) SAP
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago