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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 77 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 33 78 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.29% 4.09% 4.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.69% 9.50% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33 76 89
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £60,000
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
580 821 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.33% 43.03% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 510 721 809
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 28 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cambridge

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 68 (100.00%) C#
2 63 (92.65%) .NET
3 55 (80.88%) SQL Server
4 44 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 39 (57.35%) MVC
6 32 (47.06%) JavaScript
7 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (42.65%) Software Engineering
8 28 (41.18%) SQL
9 27 (39.71%) HTML
10 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (33.82%) WPF
11 23 (33.82%) XML
12 22 (32.35%) jQuery
13 20 (29.41%) CSS
14 19 (27.94%) LINQ
15 18 (26.47%) HTML5
15 18 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (22.06%) TDD
16 15 (22.06%) Finance
17 14 (20.59%) OO
18 12 (17.65%) Windows
18 12 (17.65%) SOAP
18 12 (17.65%) Web Services
18 12 (17.65%) Degree
19 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
19 11 (16.18%) NUnit
19 11 (16.18%) T-SQL
19 11 (16.18%) Visual Studio
19 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.94%) Node.js
2 2 (2.94%) Drupal
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) HTTP
2 6 (8.82%) Internet
3 4 (5.88%) Firewall
3 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (80.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (26.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.41%) Big Data
7 2 (2.94%) RavenDB
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) NUnit
1 11 (16.18%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.24%) MSTest
3 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.94%) Hudson
4 2 (2.94%) QARun
4 2 (2.94%) Selenium
4 2 (2.94%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.47%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.47%) Moq
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.24%) Banking
4 7 (10.29%) Law
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
5 1 (1.47%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 58 (85.29%) Developer
2 22 (32.35%) Programmer
3 19 (27.94%) AWS Developer
4 15 (22.06%) C# Developer
5 14 (20.59%) Senior Developer
6 13 (19.12%) Software Developer
7 11 (16.18%) Software Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
8 7 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (8.82%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Senior Programmer
10 5 (7.35%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Analyst
12 3 (4.41%) Systems Developer
13 2 (2.94%) Support Analyst Programmer
13 2 (2.94%) Graduate Developer
13 2 (2.94%) Database Engineer
13 2 (2.94%) Graduate
13 2 (2.94%) Test Analyst
13 2 (2.94%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (92.65%) .NET
2 44 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 27 (39.71%) HTML
4 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (33.82%) WPF
5 23 (33.82%) XML
6 22 (32.35%) jQuery
7 20 (29.41%) CSS
8 19 (27.94%) LINQ
9 18 (26.47%) HTML5
10 12 (17.65%) SOAP
10 12 (17.65%) Web Services
11 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
11 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 10 (14.71%) CSS3
13 8 (11.76%) REST
13 8 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (10.29%) XSLT
14 7 (10.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (8.82%) User Experience
2 6 (8.82%) Client/Server
3 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Handset
5 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.94%) Social Media
6 2 (2.94%) Social Network
6 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.94%) Clustering
7 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) MVC
2 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.65%) Software Engineering
3 15 (22.06%) TDD
4 14 (20.59%) OO
5 10 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (14.71%) Web Design
5 10 (14.71%) Multithreading
6 9 (13.24%) MVVM
7 7 (10.29%) CRM
7 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.82%) Mobile Development
8 6 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (8.82%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.35%) Scrum
9 5 (7.35%) Workflow
10 4 (5.88%) Network Management
10 4 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 28 (41.18%) SQL
4 11 (16.18%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.24%) XAML
6 8 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.82%) C++
8 5 (7.35%) VB
9 4 (5.88%) Java
10 3 (4.41%) PHP
11 2 (2.94%) C
11 2 (2.94%) Perl
11 2 (2.94%) Python
11 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Rackspace
3 3 (4.41%) Google
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