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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 54 81 61
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 60 33 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.39% 2.24% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.13% 5.29% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 56 33 69
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
657 624 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.10% 42.33% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 576 543 725
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 100 (71.43%) .NET
2 99 (70.71%) C#
3 88 (62.86%) MVC
4 77 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 76 (54.29%) HTML
6 73 (52.14%) CSS
7 66 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (47.14%) .NET Framework
8 63 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 61 (43.57%) SQL
10 57 (40.71%) Entity Framework
11 56 (40.00%) jQuery
12 53 (37.86%) REST
13 51 (36.43%) VB.NET
13 51 (36.43%) XML
14 50 (35.71%) QA
14 50 (35.71%) Software Engineering
15 49 (35.00%) SQL Server
16 46 (32.86%) ASP.NET
16 46 (32.86%) LINQ
17 45 (32.14%) Automated Testing
18 40 (28.57%) Selenium
19 39 (27.86%) BizTalk Server
20 37 (26.43%) HTML5
21 35 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
21 35 (25.00%) XSLT
22 33 (23.57%) SDLC
23 32 (22.86%) JSON
24 31 (22.14%) Ajax
24 31 (22.14%) Front End Development

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 39 (27.86%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (7.86%) Drupal
2 11 (7.86%) NServiceBus
3 9 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (5.71%) Node.js
4 8 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.57%) HTTP
2 10 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (1.43%) NFC
3 2 (1.43%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (13.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (6.43%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.43%) MySQL
8 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 40 (28.57%) Selenium
2 21 (15.00%) JIRA
3 13 (9.29%) Hudson
4 10 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (6.43%) PhantomJS
6 6 (4.29%) NUnit
6 6 (4.29%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.86%) MSTest
8 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.43%) JMeter
8 2 (1.43%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (3.57%) Financial Institution
2 5 (3.57%) Front Office
3 2 (1.43%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 106 (75.71%) Developer
2 70 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 53 (37.86%) Senior Developer
4 44 (31.43%) .NET Developer
5 42 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 32 (22.86%) Senior C# Developer
8 30 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
9 29 (20.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 27 (19.29%) Software Developer
11 24 (17.14%) Senior Software Developer
12 21 (15.00%) Agile C# Developer
12 21 (15.00%) Agile Developer
12 21 (15.00%) Senior Agile Developer
13 18 (12.86%) Agile .NET Developer
13 18 (12.86%) BizTalk Developer
14 17 (12.14%) C# Software Developer
15 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
15 16 (11.43%) BizTalk Consultant
15 16 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (71.43%) .NET
2 76 (54.29%) HTML
3 73 (52.14%) CSS
4 66 (47.14%) .NET Framework
5 63 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 57 (40.71%) Entity Framework
7 56 (40.00%) jQuery
8 53 (37.86%) REST
9 51 (36.43%) XML
10 46 (32.86%) ASP.NET
10 46 (32.86%) LINQ
11 37 (26.43%) HTML5
12 35 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (25.00%) XSLT
13 32 (22.86%) JSON
14 31 (22.14%) Ajax
15 30 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
16 25 (17.86%) Web Services
17 23 (16.43%) KnockoutJS
18 21 (15.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.43%) Social Media
1 9 (6.43%) Visualisation
2 8 (5.71%) Clustering
2 8 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.71%) Social Network
3 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (62.86%) MVC
2 66 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 45 (32.14%) Automated Testing
5 33 (23.57%) SDLC
6 31 (22.14%) Front End Development
7 21 (15.00%) Kanban
8 19 (13.57%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 19 (13.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 19 (13.57%) DevOps
8 19 (13.57%) SOA
8 19 (13.57%) User Stories
9 18 (12.86%) OO
10 17 (12.14%) Unit Testing
11 16 (11.43%) TDD
12 14 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
12 14 (10.00%) EAI
12 14 (10.00%) ETL
13 13 (9.29%) Web Development
14 12 (8.57%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (70.71%) C#
2 77 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 61 (43.57%) SQL
4 51 (36.43%) VB.NET
5 22 (15.71%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.86%) PHP
7 6 (4.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.43%) Java
8 2 (1.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (35.71%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (7.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (10.00%) SCOM
2 3 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (17.86%) IBM
2 14 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.86%) VMware
4 1 (0.71%) Progress
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45k + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago