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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 48 39 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs citing WCF 58 76 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.11% 5.36% 3.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.67% 12.18% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 58 70 46
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
497 624 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.83% 43.97% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 448 542 546
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WCF.

1 74 (97.37%) C#
1 74 (97.37%) .NET
2 62 (81.58%) ASP.NET Web API
3 60 (78.95%) MVC
4 49 (64.47%) SQL Server
5 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (57.89%) ASP.NET
7 41 (53.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (47.37%) .NET Framework
8 36 (47.37%) TDD
9 31 (40.79%) HTML
10 30 (39.47%) CSS
11 28 (36.84%) AngularJS
11 28 (36.84%) Web Services
12 27 (35.53%) SQL
13 26 (34.21%) Windows
13 26 (34.21%) LINQ
14 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
14 25 (32.89%) NUnit
15 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
16 23 (30.26%) XML
16 23 (30.26%) Razor View Engine
17 22 (28.95%) jQuery
18 21 (27.63%) Finance
18 21 (27.63%) HTML5
18 21 (27.63%) Entity Framework
18 21 (27.63%) REST
18 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 21 (27.63%) Enterprise Software
19 19 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014

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 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (5.26%) NServiceBus
2 2 (2.63%) Drupal
2 2 (2.63%) WordPress
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Photoshop
2 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Internet
1 4 (5.26%) NFC
1 4 (5.26%) SMPP
1 4 (5.26%) SMS
2 3 (3.95%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (64.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (17.11%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.26%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) NUnit
2 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
3 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (14.47%) MSBuild
4 11 (14.47%) Selenium
5 9 (11.84%) MSTest
6 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.89%) Moq
6 6 (7.89%) Subversion
6 6 (7.89%) TeamCity
7 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
8 4 (5.26%) PhantomJS
9 2 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 21 (27.63%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (81.58%) Developer
2 49 (64.47%) C# Developer
3 30 (39.47%) .NET Developer
4 29 (38.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (22.37%) Programmer
5 17 (22.37%) Software Engineer
6 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (19.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (19.74%) C# Programmer
7 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (17.11%) .NET Software Engineer
8 13 (17.11%) C# Software Engineer
8 13 (17.11%) Senior Developer
9 11 (14.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (14.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 10 (13.16%) C# WPF Developer
10 10 (13.16%) WPF Developer
11 8 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (10.53%) Software Developer
12 7 (9.21%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (97.37%) .NET
2 62 (81.58%) ASP.NET Web API
3 44 (57.89%) ASP.NET
4 41 (53.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 36 (47.37%) .NET Framework
6 31 (40.79%) HTML
7 30 (39.47%) CSS
8 28 (36.84%) AngularJS
8 28 (36.84%) Web Services
9 26 (34.21%) LINQ
10 23 (30.26%) Razor View Engine
10 23 (30.26%) XML
11 22 (28.95%) jQuery
12 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 21 (27.63%) Entity Framework
12 21 (27.63%) HTML5
12 21 (27.63%) REST
13 19 (25.00%) RESTful
13 19 (25.00%) WPF
14 18 (23.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (21.05%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (17.11%) Fintech
4 12 (15.79%) NHS
5 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
5 11 (14.47%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (5.26%) Clustering
6 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.26%) Social Media
6 4 (5.26%) Social Network
6 4 (5.26%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.95%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (3.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (78.95%) MVC
2 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (47.37%) TDD
4 18 (23.68%) Scrum
4 18 (23.68%) Software Engineering
5 14 (18.42%) Automated Testing
5 14 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.11%) Front End Development
6 13 (17.11%) Workflow
7 12 (15.79%) Kanban
7 12 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 10 (13.16%) Asset Management
8 10 (13.16%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (13.16%) MVVM
8 10 (13.16%) Wealth Management
9 9 (11.84%) BDD
9 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
9 9 (11.84%) Web Application Development
10 8 (10.53%) Web Development
11 7 (9.21%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (97.37%) C#
2 27 (35.53%) SQL
3 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.11%) VB.NET
5 9 (11.84%) Ruby
6 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.95%) C++
7 3 (3.95%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.32%) PHP
8 1 (1.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.95%) XenServer
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
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