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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 78 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 30 61 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.29% 3.90% 3.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.64% 7.64% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 63
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,400 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
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
647 798 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 49.43% 51.02% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 555 664 638
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 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 6 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
Wallingford - 11 £42,000 - 3
Oxford -12 9 £50,000 +38.88% 2
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 77 (100.00%) C#
2 75 (97.40%) .NET
3 66 (85.71%) SQL Server
4 56 (72.73%) Web Services
5 54 (70.13%) ASP.NET
6 52 (67.53%) JavaScript
6 52 (67.53%) TDD
7 49 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (55.84%) CSS
9 42 (54.55%) WPF
10 40 (51.95%) MVC
11 39 (50.65%) Scrum
12 37 (48.05%) RESTful
13 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
13 36 (46.75%) HTML
14 33 (42.86%) OO
15 30 (38.96%) Degree
15 30 (38.96%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (35.06%) SQL Server 2008
16 27 (35.06%) MVVM
17 26 (33.77%) Git (software)
18 25 (32.47%) .NET Framework
19 24 (31.17%) MS Excel
20 23 (29.87%) XML
21 22 (28.57%) SQL
22 19 (24.68%) IIS
22 19 (24.68%) OOP
22 19 (24.68%) HTML5
23 18 (23.38%) Computer Science
24 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 19 (24.68%) IIS
2 13 (16.88%) Node.js
3 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.39%) Tomcat
5 7 (9.09%) nginx
5 7 (9.09%) JBoss
6 2 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (31.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 27 (35.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (12.99%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.60%) HBase
7 2 (2.60%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.60%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (33.77%) Git (software)
2 15 (19.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.90%) MSTest
3 3 (3.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (3.90%) Moq
3 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.90%) NUnit
4 2 (2.60%) Subversion
5 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (15.58%) Back Office
2 3 (3.90%) Mandarin Language
2 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.60%) Advertising
3 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (94.81%) Developer
2 39 (50.65%) .NET Developer
3 25 (32.47%) C# Developer
4 22 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 16 (20.78%) Web Developer
6 15 (19.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (12.99%) C# Web Developer
8 8 (10.39%) Software Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (7.79%) Web Engineer
10 6 (7.79%) Agile C# Developer
10 6 (7.79%) WPF Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Senior Web Developer
11 4 (5.19%) .NET Web Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
13 2 (2.60%) Junior
13 2 (2.60%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (97.40%) .NET
2 56 (72.73%) Web Services
3 54 (70.13%) ASP.NET
4 43 (55.84%) CSS
5 42 (54.55%) WPF
6 37 (48.05%) RESTful
7 36 (46.75%) HTML
8 30 (38.96%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (32.47%) .NET Framework
10 23 (29.87%) XML
11 19 (24.68%) HTML5
12 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (22.08%) WinForms
13 16 (20.78%) jQuery
13 16 (20.78%) REST
14 15 (19.48%) XSLT
15 13 (16.88%) Ajax
15 13 (16.88%) LINQ
16 12 (15.58%) DHTML
16 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Computer Science
2 15 (19.48%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (14.29%) W3C
4 8 (10.39%) Client/Server
5 7 (9.09%) GIS
6 3 (3.90%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.60%) DTV
8 1 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.30%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Android
2 11 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 9 (11.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (67.53%) TDD
2 49 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (51.95%) MVC
4 39 (50.65%) Scrum
5 33 (42.86%) OO
6 27 (35.06%) MVVM
7 19 (24.68%) OOP
8 16 (20.78%) SOA
9 15 (19.48%) Refactoring
10 14 (18.18%) Unit Testing
11 12 (15.58%) Configuration Management
12 11 (14.29%) Data Management
12 11 (14.29%) Android Development
12 11 (14.29%) iOS Development
13 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
14 7 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
15 6 (7.79%) Web Application Development
16 5 (6.49%) User Stories
16 5 (6.49%) BDD
16 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (67.53%) JavaScript
3 22 (28.57%) SQL
4 15 (19.48%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.90%) Ruby
7 1 (1.30%) C
7 1 (1.30%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) PHP
7 1 (1.30%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (38.96%) Degree
2 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.48%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) Telerik
3 2 (2.60%) SAP
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Wallingford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Wallingford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago