The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 70 84 60
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Permanent jobs citing WCF 36 24 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.09% 1.65% 4.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.21% 3.93% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 71
Median salary £52,500 £44,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.31% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £51,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
580 610 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.79% 41.98% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 512 529 679
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WCF
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

WCF Salary Trend in Cambridge

WCF
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WCF.

1 82 (79.61%) C#
1 82 (79.61%) .NET
2 72 (69.90%) MVC
3 64 (62.14%) HTML
3 64 (62.14%) JavaScript
3 64 (62.14%) CSS
4 56 (54.37%) .NET Framework
5 53 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (51.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 51 (49.51%) Entity Framework
7 50 (48.54%) SQL
8 48 (46.60%) VB.NET
8 48 (46.60%) REST
9 47 (45.63%) QA
9 47 (45.63%) jQuery
10 42 (40.78%) Automated Testing
10 42 (40.78%) XML
11 41 (39.81%) Software Engineering
12 38 (36.89%) LINQ
13 36 (34.95%) Selenium
14 32 (31.07%) JSON
15 31 (30.10%) ASP.NET
16 30 (29.13%) XSLT
16 30 (29.13%) Ajax
16 30 (29.13%) Front End Development
17 29 (28.16%) SDLC
17 29 (28.16%) HTML5
17 29 (28.16%) SQL Server
18 28 (27.18%) Razor View Engine
19 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 20 (19.42%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (8.74%) Drupal
3 8 (7.77%) NServiceBus
4 7 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) HTTP
2 8 (7.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (28.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.71%) NoSQL
2 10 (9.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (9.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (6.80%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.94%) MySQL
6 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (34.95%) Selenium
2 21 (20.39%) JIRA
3 11 (10.68%) Hudson
4 7 (6.80%) PhantomJS
5 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.94%) NUnit
6 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.97%) JMeter
7 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.68%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Financial Institution
2 5 (4.85%) Front Office
3 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (79.61%) Developer
2 58 (56.31%) C# Developer
3 39 (37.86%) Senior Developer
4 31 (30.10%) .NET Developer
5 29 (28.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (25.24%) Senior C# Developer
7 23 (22.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 20 (19.42%) Software Developer
9 19 (18.45%) C# WCF Developer
9 19 (18.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 19 (18.45%) Senior Software Developer
9 19 (18.45%) WCF Developer
10 18 (17.48%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 16 (15.53%) Agile C# Developer
11 16 (15.53%) Agile Developer
11 16 (15.53%) Senior Agile Developer
12 13 (12.62%) Agile .NET Developer
13 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (11.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (10.68%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (79.61%) .NET
2 64 (62.14%) CSS
2 64 (62.14%) HTML
3 56 (54.37%) .NET Framework
4 53 (51.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 51 (49.51%) Entity Framework
6 48 (46.60%) REST
7 47 (45.63%) jQuery
8 42 (40.78%) XML
9 38 (36.89%) LINQ
10 32 (31.07%) JSON
11 31 (30.10%) ASP.NET
12 30 (29.13%) Ajax
12 30 (29.13%) XSLT
13 29 (28.16%) HTML5
14 28 (27.18%) Razor View Engine
15 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (18.45%) Web Services
17 17 (16.50%) ADO
17 17 (16.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Clustering
1 7 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (6.80%) Social Media
1 7 (6.80%) Social Network
1 7 (6.80%) Visualisation
2 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (69.90%) MVC
2 53 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (40.78%) Automated Testing
4 41 (39.81%) Software Engineering
5 30 (29.13%) Front End Development
6 29 (28.16%) SDLC
7 21 (20.39%) Kanban
8 17 (16.50%) TDD
8 17 (16.50%) User Stories
9 16 (15.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (15.53%) DevOps
10 14 (13.59%) OO
10 14 (13.59%) Unit Testing
11 13 (12.62%) SOA
12 12 (11.65%) Business Activity Monitoring
13 11 (10.68%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (9.71%) Project Management
15 9 (8.74%) Mobile Development
15 9 (8.74%) Web Development
16 8 (7.77%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 82 (79.61%) C#
2 64 (62.14%) JavaScript
3 50 (48.54%) SQL
4 48 (46.60%) VB.NET
5 18 (17.48%) T-SQL
6 9 (8.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.97%) Java
7 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (45.63%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) IBM
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.71%) VMware
3 1 (0.97%) Google
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Posted: 2 days ago
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