The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 88 73
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 45 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.15% 2.73% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.82% 5.50% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 46
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 602 818 649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 44.73% 49.55% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 3147 2721
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Oxfordshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for WCF in Oxfordshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Oxfordshire

WCF
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thame - 16 £40,000 - 1
Oxford -1 1 £45,000 -
Witney -8 1 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £40,000 -
WCF
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (96.72%) C#
3 56 (91.80%) SQL Server
4 52 (85.25%) JavaScript
5 49 (80.33%) ASP.NET
6 48 (78.69%) MVC
7 41 (67.21%) TDD
8 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (57.38%) CSS
8 35 (57.38%) HTML
9 34 (55.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (54.10%) Git (software)
11 32 (52.46%) Web Services
12 30 (49.18%) OO
12 30 (49.18%) jQuery
13 25 (40.98%) Software Engineering
13 25 (40.98%) .NET Framework
14 23 (37.70%) Scrum
14 23 (37.70%) OOP
14 23 (37.70%) SOA
14 23 (37.70%) Subversion
14 23 (37.70%) Mobile Development
15 22 (36.07%) Degree
15 22 (36.07%) Relational Database
16 21 (34.43%) Backbone.js
17 20 (32.79%) Trac
17 20 (32.79%) TypeScript
17 20 (32.79%) Refactoring
17 20 (32.79%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (32.79%) Bugzilla

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) DNS
1 2 (3.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (91.80%) SQL Server
2 22 (36.07%) Relational Database
3 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
3 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (4.92%) Redis
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (54.10%) Git (software)
2 23 (37.70%) Subversion
3 20 (32.79%) Bugzilla
3 20 (32.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (32.79%) Trac
4 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.28%) Bower
5 2 (3.28%) gulp
General
1 8 (13.11%) Music Industry
2 5 (8.20%) Games
3 2 (3.28%) Automotive
3 2 (3.28%) Back Office
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (93.44%) Developer
2 52 (85.25%) .NET Developer
3 38 (62.30%) C# Developer
4 35 (57.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (40.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (32.79%) Agile .NET Developer
6 20 (32.79%) Agile C# Developer
6 20 (32.79%) Agile Developer
7 19 (31.15%) Software Developer
8 18 (29.51%) .NET Software Developer
8 18 (29.51%) C# Software Developer
9 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 11 (18.03%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 11 (18.03%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (18.03%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
10 11 (18.03%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (18.03%) Graduate C# Developer
10 11 (18.03%) Graduate C# Software Developer
10 11 (18.03%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (80.33%) ASP.NET
3 35 (57.38%) CSS
3 35 (57.38%) HTML
4 34 (55.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (52.46%) Web Services
6 30 (49.18%) jQuery
7 25 (40.98%) .NET Framework
8 21 (34.43%) Backbone.js
9 20 (32.79%) Marionette.js
9 20 (32.79%) RequireJS
10 19 (31.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (27.87%) AngularJS
12 17 (27.87%) RESTful
13 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 14 (22.95%) Entity Framework
15 13 (21.31%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (21.31%) Node.js
15 13 (21.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Android
2 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (78.69%) MVC
2 41 (67.21%) TDD
3 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (49.18%) OO
5 25 (40.98%) Software Engineering
6 23 (37.70%) Mobile Development
6 23 (37.70%) OOP
6 23 (37.70%) Scrum
6 23 (37.70%) SOA
7 20 (32.79%) Refactoring
8 15 (24.59%) Web Application Development
9 13 (21.31%) BDD
10 12 (19.67%) SDLC
11 11 (18.03%) Coaching
12 10 (16.39%) MVVM
13 8 (13.11%) High Availability
14 7 (11.48%) Mobile Application Development
15 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
16 5 (8.20%) Front End Development
17 4 (6.56%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 59 (96.72%) C#
2 52 (85.25%) JavaScript
3 20 (32.79%) TypeScript
4 13 (21.31%) Ruby
5 11 (18.03%) SQL
6 3 (4.92%) C++
7 2 (3.28%) C
7 2 (3.28%) Java
7 2 (3.28%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.28%) VB
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Telerik
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) Borland
3 2 (3.28%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.64%) Sun
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