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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 77 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 33 49 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.27% 3.10% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.97% 6.16% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
553 796 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.03% 50.35% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 469 707 679
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Abingdon +28 17 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Witney +17 7 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Oxford -14 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Thame -3 1 £47,500 +33.80% 2
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 78 (100.00%) C#
2 77 (98.72%) .NET
3 60 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 57 (73.08%) ASP.NET
5 48 (61.54%) MVC
6 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (51.28%) Web Services
8 38 (48.72%) TDD
9 31 (39.74%) HTML
10 30 (38.46%) SQL
10 30 (38.46%) .NET Framework
11 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
11 29 (37.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (32.05%) WPF
13 21 (26.92%) CSS
14 20 (25.64%) Windows
14 20 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (25.64%) Entity Framework
15 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (23.08%) REST
16 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
17 17 (21.79%) WinForms
18 16 (20.51%) AngularJS
19 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 15 (19.23%) HTML5
19 15 (19.23%) Google
20 14 (17.95%) Node.js
20 14 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 13 (16.67%) MVVM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (17.95%) Node.js
2 8 (10.26%) IIS
3 6 (7.69%) CMS
3 6 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (5.13%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.85%) Zimbra
6 1 (1.28%) WordPress
6 1 (1.28%) DNN
6 1 (1.28%) JBoss
6 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.13%) WebDriver
2 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.13%) Selenium
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) MSTest
3 3 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.56%) Moq
4 2 (2.56%) NUnit
5 1 (1.28%) T4 Templates
General
1 9 (11.54%) Games
2 2 (2.56%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Local Government
2 2 (2.56%) Marketing
2 2 (2.56%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (83.33%) Developer
2 31 (39.74%) .NET Developer
3 25 (32.05%) Senior Developer
4 15 (19.23%) Programmer
4 15 (19.23%) Web Developer
5 13 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 12 (15.38%) C# Programmer
7 11 (14.10%) Software Engineer
8 10 (12.82%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (11.54%) Architect
9 9 (11.54%) C# Web Developer
9 9 (11.54%) Senior Programmer
10 8 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (10.26%) Senior Architect
11 7 (8.97%) Senior Web Developer
12 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
12 6 (7.69%) Principle Engineer
12 6 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
13 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Architect
13 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (98.72%) .NET
2 57 (73.08%) ASP.NET
3 40 (51.28%) Web Services
4 31 (39.74%) HTML
5 30 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 29 (37.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (32.05%) WPF
8 21 (26.92%) CSS
9 20 (25.64%) Entity Framework
10 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (23.08%) REST
12 17 (21.79%) WinForms
13 16 (20.51%) AngularJS
14 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 15 (19.23%) HTML5
15 14 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (15.38%) RESTful
17 11 (14.10%) Ninject
17 11 (14.10%) KnockoutJS
18 10 (12.82%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.54%) iPhone
2 9 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.41%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) Life Science
5 3 (3.85%) Google Search Appliance
5 3 (3.85%) User Experience
6 2 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.28%) Social Media
7 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Android
3 5 (6.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (61.54%) MVC
2 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (48.72%) TDD
4 13 (16.67%) OO
4 13 (16.67%) MVVM
5 12 (15.38%) Web Application Development
6 11 (14.10%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
6 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (10.26%) Scrum
9 7 (8.97%) Software Architecture
10 5 (6.41%) OOP
10 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.13%) Web Design
11 4 (5.13%) Web Development
11 4 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (5.13%) Automation Testing
12 3 (3.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (38.46%) SQL
3 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.10%) VB
5 10 (12.82%) VB6
6 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.41%) Java
8 1 (1.28%) C
8 1 (1.28%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) PHP
8 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.23%) Google
3 6 (7.69%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.28%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.28%) Telerik
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Modis
Salary: Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
PS Computer
Salary: £50,500 pa + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago