The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 87 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 74 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.66% 4.12% 4.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.13% 9.22% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23 71 64
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
557 803 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.10% 44.74% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 488 673 716
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 56 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (92.86%) .NET
3 46 (82.14%) SQL Server
4 45 (80.36%) ASP.NET
5 37 (66.07%) MVC
6 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
7 27 (48.21%) HTML
7 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (41.07%) CSS
9 23 (41.07%) SQL
10 19 (33.93%) WPF
11 18 (32.14%) XML
12 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
13 16 (28.57%) LINQ
14 14 (25.00%) HTML5
14 14 (25.00%) Finance
15 13 (23.21%) TDD
15 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
16 12 (21.43%) Web Services
17 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
17 11 (19.64%) jQuery
17 11 (19.64%) Multithreading
17 11 (19.64%) CSS3
18 10 (17.86%) Node.js
18 10 (17.86%) REST
18 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (17.86%) NUnit
18 10 (17.86%) Workflow

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (17.86%) Node.js
2 7 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) Drupal
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Internet
2 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) Firewall
4 2 (3.57%) SMS
4 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (82.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.57%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
1 10 (17.86%) NUnit
2 9 (16.07%) MSTest
3 5 (8.93%) Moq
3 5 (8.93%) Grunt
3 5 (8.93%) Bower
3 5 (8.93%) gulp
4 3 (5.36%) PhantomJS
4 3 (5.36%) Selenium
4 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
5 2 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.50%) Banking
4 6 (10.71%) Law
5 5 (8.93%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Publishing
6 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (87.50%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) Programmer
3 15 (26.79%) C# Developer
4 13 (23.21%) AWS Developer
5 12 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 11 (19.64%) Software Developer
7 10 (17.86%) Software Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
8 6 (10.71%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
8 6 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (8.93%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
11 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst Programmer
11 2 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) CRM Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
11 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (92.86%) .NET
2 45 (80.36%) ASP.NET
3 27 (48.21%) HTML
4 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (41.07%) CSS
6 19 (33.93%) WPF
7 18 (32.14%) XML
8 16 (28.57%) LINQ
9 14 (25.00%) HTML5
10 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (21.43%) Web Services
12 11 (19.64%) jQuery
12 11 (19.64%) CSS3
13 10 (17.86%) REST
14 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
14 9 (16.07%) XSLT
15 8 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (10.71%) SignalR
17 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 5 (8.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Client/Server
1 6 (10.71%) Handset
1 6 (10.71%) User Experience
2 5 (8.93%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (8.93%) Clustering
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.93%) Social Network
2 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
2 5 (8.93%) Social Media
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Android
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) MVC
2 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
4 13 (23.21%) TDD
5 11 (19.64%) Multithreading
6 10 (17.86%) Workflow
7 9 (16.07%) Web Design
7 9 (16.07%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (14.29%) Mobile Development
8 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 8 (14.29%) OO
8 8 (14.29%) CRM
9 7 (12.50%) OOP
10 6 (10.71%) Concurrent Programming
11 5 (8.93%) Analytics
11 5 (8.93%) MVVM
11 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (8.93%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
3 23 (41.07%) SQL
4 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.71%) Python
6 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.93%) C++
7 4 (7.14%) XAML
8 3 (5.36%) Java
8 3 (5.36%) PHP
9 2 (3.57%) VB
10 1 (1.79%) C
10 1 (1.79%) Perl
10 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Rackspace
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