The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 72 67 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.17% 4.08% 4.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.25% 8.74% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 65 74
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
778 767 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.10% 46.65% 52.84%
Number of salaries quoted 664 731 840
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Cambridgeshire

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

1 140 (100.00%) C#
2 138 (98.57%) .NET
3 95 (67.86%) ASP.NET
4 92 (65.71%) NUnit
5 87 (62.14%) MVC
6 86 (61.43%) SQL Server
7 82 (58.57%) TDD
7 82 (58.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 69 (49.29%) SQL
9 66 (47.14%) Scrum
10 63 (45.00%) Rhino Mocks
10 63 (45.00%) Moq
11 60 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
12 59 (42.14%) MSTest
13 55 (39.29%) .NET Framework
13 55 (39.29%) Web Application Development
14 54 (38.57%) WPF
15 52 (37.14%) VB
15 52 (37.14%) VB.NET
16 51 (36.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 49 (35.00%) Kanban
18 42 (30.00%) Computer Science
19 39 (27.86%) LINQ
20 37 (26.43%) Windows
21 34 (24.29%) MVVM
22 32 (22.86%) XML
23 30 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
23 30 (21.43%) Multithreading
24 29 (20.71%) Visual Studio
25 28 (20.00%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (5.71%) IIS
2 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.71%) CMS
2 1 (0.71%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (2.86%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.14%) Internet
2 16 (11.43%) SMS
3 11 (7.86%) SMPP
3 11 (7.86%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (61.43%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (16.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.57%) MySQL
5 4 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.71%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 92 (65.71%) NUnit
2 63 (45.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 63 (45.00%) Moq
3 59 (42.14%) MSTest
4 29 (20.71%) Visual Studio
5 18 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (10.71%) ReSharper
6 15 (10.71%) MSBuild
7 14 (10.00%) xUnit.net
7 14 (10.00%) CppUnit
7 14 (10.00%) MbUnit
8 11 (7.86%) WiX
9 5 (3.57%) JIRA
10 4 (2.86%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.86%) CruiseControl
10 4 (2.86%) Subversion
11 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.71%) Hudson
11 1 (0.71%) NSubstitute
General
1 25 (17.86%) Music Industry
2 22 (15.71%) Finance
3 17 (12.14%) Banking
4 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 132 (94.29%) Developer
2 93 (66.43%) .NET Developer
3 52 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 34 (24.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (18.57%) Graduate
6 25 (17.86%) Graduate Developer
7 24 (17.14%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 24 (17.14%) Junior .NET Developer
7 24 (17.14%) Junior
7 24 (17.14%) Junior Developer
8 21 (15.00%) Senior Developer
9 17 (12.14%) Software Developer
9 17 (12.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (12.14%) Senior C# Developer
9 17 (12.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (8.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (8.57%) Software Engineer
12 8 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (5.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (98.57%) .NET
2 95 (67.86%) ASP.NET
3 82 (58.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 60 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
5 55 (39.29%) .NET Framework
6 54 (38.57%) WPF
7 51 (36.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 39 (27.86%) LINQ
9 32 (22.86%) XML
10 28 (20.00%) WinForms
11 25 (17.86%) NHibernate
11 25 (17.86%) Castle Windsor
11 25 (17.86%) Unity DI Container
12 24 (17.14%) Ninject
12 24 (17.14%) Spring.NET
13 17 (12.14%) Web Services
14 16 (11.43%) HTML
15 13 (9.29%) XSLT
16 12 (8.57%) Java ME
17 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 42 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (17.14%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (8.57%) Blackberry
4 9 (6.43%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.43%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.71%) iDTV
7 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.71%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.43%) Windows
2 16 (11.43%) Android
3 13 (9.29%) Apple iOS
4 12 (8.57%) Windows Phone
5 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (62.14%) MVC
2 82 (58.57%) TDD
3 66 (47.14%) Scrum
4 55 (39.29%) Web Application Development
5 49 (35.00%) Kanban
6 34 (24.29%) MVVM
7 30 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (21.43%) Multithreading
8 28 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (18.57%) Software Engineering
10 25 (17.86%) BDD
10 25 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
11 23 (16.43%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.71%) Web Development
13 5 (3.57%) Usability Testing
14 4 (2.86%) Android Development
14 4 (2.86%) SOA
14 4 (2.86%) OO
15 3 (2.14%) UML
15 3 (2.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 140 (100.00%) C#
2 69 (49.29%) SQL
3 52 (37.14%) VB
3 52 (37.14%) VB.NET
4 21 (15.00%) C++
5 20 (14.29%) Java
6 18 (12.86%) PowerShell
7 15 (10.71%) JavaScript
8 11 (7.86%) XAML
9 7 (5.00%) Delphi
10 3 (2.14%) PHP
11 2 (1.43%) VBA
12 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (17.86%) MCP
1 25 (17.86%) MCAD
1 25 (17.86%) MCSD
1 25 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (17.86%) MCTS
2 18 (12.86%) Degree
3 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.86%) Telerik
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle
3 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
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