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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 84 108 78
Rank change year-on-year +24 -30  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 31 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.19% 0.91% 2.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 1.96% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 39
Median salary £37,500 £45,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.12% +7.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £40,250 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 614 662 663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 43.39% 46.42% 47.60%
Number of salaries quoted 555 571 565
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Wallingford - 10 £37,500 -
Oxford 0 8 £38,250 -26.79%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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%) C#
2 60 (98.36%) .NET
3 57 (93.44%) SQL Server
4 51 (83.61%) ASP.NET
4 51 (83.61%) JavaScript
5 49 (80.33%) HTML
6 47 (77.05%) CSS
6 47 (77.05%) MVC
7 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (73.77%) TDD
8 44 (72.13%) jQuery
9 41 (67.21%) OO
9 41 (67.21%) Web Services
10 40 (65.57%) Git (software)
11 38 (62.30%) Mobile Development
11 38 (62.30%) SOA
11 38 (62.30%) Software Engineering
12 36 (59.02%) Scrum
13 34 (55.74%) Degree
14 33 (54.10%) OOP
14 33 (54.10%) Relational Database
15 32 (52.46%) Backbone.js
15 32 (52.46%) Subversion
16 31 (50.82%) Refactoring
16 31 (50.82%) TypeScript
16 31 (50.82%) RequireJS
16 31 (50.82%) Marionette.js
17 28 (45.90%) Trac
17 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (45.90%) Bugzilla

WCF
Top Related 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 4 (6.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) DNS
1 4 (6.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (93.44%) SQL Server
2 33 (54.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (65.57%) Git (software)
2 32 (52.46%) Subversion
3 28 (45.90%) Bugzilla
3 28 (45.90%) Trac
4 13 (21.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.56%) Bower
5 4 (6.56%) gulp
General
1 3 (4.92%) Automotive
2 2 (3.28%) Back Office
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
2 51 (83.61%) .NET Developer
3 49 (80.33%) C# Developer
4 46 (75.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 35 (57.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (40.98%) Agile .NET Developer
6 25 (40.98%) Agile C# Developer
6 25 (40.98%) Agile Developer
7 21 (34.43%) SQL Developer
7 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Developer
8 19 (31.15%) .NET Applications Developer
8 19 (31.15%) .NET Web Applications Developer
8 19 (31.15%) .NET Web Developer
8 19 (31.15%) Applications Developer
8 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
8 19 (31.15%) C# Application Developer
8 19 (31.15%) C# Web Developer
8 19 (31.15%) Web Applications Developer
8 19 (31.15%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (98.36%) .NET
2 51 (83.61%) ASP.NET
3 49 (80.33%) HTML
4 47 (77.05%) CSS
5 44 (72.13%) jQuery
6 41 (67.21%) Web Services
7 32 (52.46%) Backbone.js
8 31 (50.82%) Marionette.js
8 31 (50.82%) RequireJS
9 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (22.95%) WPF
11 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
12 8 (13.11%) XML
12 8 (13.11%) XSLT
13 7 (11.48%) WinForms
14 6 (9.84%) Ajax
14 6 (9.84%) DHTML
14 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
15 4 (6.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Android
1 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (77.05%) MVC
2 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (73.77%) TDD
3 41 (67.21%) OO
4 38 (62.30%) Mobile Development
4 38 (62.30%) SOA
4 38 (62.30%) Software Engineering
5 36 (59.02%) Scrum
6 33 (54.10%) OOP
7 31 (50.82%) Refactoring
8 12 (19.67%) MVVM
9 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.84%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
10 5 (8.20%) SDLC
11 4 (6.56%) Coaching
11 4 (6.56%) Line Management
11 4 (6.56%) Performance Management
12 3 (4.92%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C#
2 51 (83.61%) JavaScript
3 31 (50.82%) TypeScript
4 6 (9.84%) SQL
5 4 (6.56%) C++
5 4 (6.56%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (55.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Telerik
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Borland
3 4 (6.56%) Rackspace
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Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Outsource UK
Salary: Bonus, Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago