The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 63 87 45
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -42
Permanent jobs citing WCF 75 53 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.61% 2.49% 5.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.25% 6.17% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 131
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
WCF
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
909 859 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 43.70% 40.29% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 795 735 947
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Cambridgeshire region.

WCF Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

WCF
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +28 62 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Peterborough -1 13 £37,500 -46.42% 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 123 (75.46%) .NET
2 118 (72.39%) C#
3 110 (67.48%) MVC
4 90 (55.21%) JavaScript
5 89 (54.60%) HTML
6 86 (52.76%) CSS
7 82 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (46.01%) SQL
9 74 (45.40%) .NET Framework
10 72 (44.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 69 (42.33%) SQL Server
12 67 (41.10%) ASP.NET
13 65 (39.88%) XML
14 63 (38.65%) jQuery
15 59 (36.20%) Entity Framework
16 56 (34.36%) Software Engineering
17 55 (33.74%) ASP.NET MVC
18 54 (33.13%) REST
19 52 (31.90%) VB.NET
20 51 (31.29%) QA
21 49 (30.06%) HTML5
22 48 (29.45%) LINQ
23 46 (28.22%) Automated Testing
24 45 (27.61%) JSON
25 41 (25.15%) Selenium
26 39 (23.93%) BizTalk Server
27 37 (22.70%) XSLT
27 37 (22.70%) Web Services
28 36 (22.09%) Ajax
29 34 (20.86%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 39 (23.93%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (6.75%) Drupal
2 11 (6.75%) NServiceBus
3 9 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (5.52%) Node.js
4 8 (4.91%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.61%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.36%) HTTP
1 12 (7.36%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) NFC
2 2 (1.23%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (42.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (11.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (8.59%) NoSQL
5 12 (7.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (5.52%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.23%) MySQL
9 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (25.15%) Selenium
2 27 (16.56%) JIRA
3 22 (13.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (11.04%) Visual Studio
5 13 (7.98%) Hudson
6 9 (5.52%) PhantomJS
7 8 (4.91%) NUnit
8 7 (4.29%) ReSharper
9 5 (3.07%) MSTest
10 3 (1.84%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.23%) JMeter
11 2 (1.23%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (9.20%) Finance
2 6 (3.68%) Banking
3 5 (3.07%) Financial Institution
3 5 (3.07%) Front Office
4 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 124 (76.07%) Developer
2 85 (52.15%) C# Developer
3 58 (35.58%) .NET Developer
4 56 (34.36%) Senior Developer
5 55 (33.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 34 (20.86%) Senior C# Developer
8 32 (19.63%) Senior .NET Developer
9 31 (19.02%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 28 (17.18%) ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (17.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (17.18%) Software Developer
11 25 (15.34%) Senior Software Developer
12 22 (13.50%) Agile C# Developer
12 22 (13.50%) Agile Developer
12 22 (13.50%) Senior Agile Developer
13 21 (12.88%) C# Software Developer
14 19 (11.66%) Agile .NET Developer
14 19 (11.66%) Programmer
15 18 (11.04%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (75.46%) .NET
2 89 (54.60%) HTML
3 86 (52.76%) CSS
4 74 (45.40%) .NET Framework
5 72 (44.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 67 (41.10%) ASP.NET
7 65 (39.88%) XML
8 63 (38.65%) jQuery
9 59 (36.20%) Entity Framework
10 55 (33.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 54 (33.13%) REST
12 49 (30.06%) HTML5
13 48 (29.45%) LINQ
14 45 (27.61%) JSON
15 37 (22.70%) Web Services
15 37 (22.70%) XSLT
16 36 (22.09%) Ajax
17 33 (20.25%) CSS3
17 33 (20.25%) Razor View Engine
18 23 (14.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (5.52%) Social Media
1 9 (5.52%) Visualisation
2 8 (4.91%) Clustering
2 8 (4.91%) Social Network
3 7 (4.29%) Xbox
4 5 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (67.48%) MVC
2 82 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (34.36%) Software Engineering
4 46 (28.22%) Automated Testing
5 34 (20.86%) SDLC
6 33 (20.25%) Front End Development
6 33 (20.25%) TDD
7 26 (15.95%) Unit Testing
8 22 (13.50%) Kanban
9 20 (12.27%) Web Development
10 19 (11.66%) Business Activity Monitoring
10 19 (11.66%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (11.66%) DevOps
10 19 (11.66%) OO
10 19 (11.66%) SOA
10 19 (11.66%) User Stories
11 18 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (8.59%) Dependency Injection
12 14 (8.59%) EAI
12 14 (8.59%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 118 (72.39%) C#
2 90 (55.21%) JavaScript
3 75 (46.01%) SQL
4 52 (31.90%) VB.NET
5 34 (20.86%) T-SQL
6 11 (6.75%) PHP
7 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.23%) Java
8 2 (1.23%) XAML
9 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (6.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (31.29%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (6.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (8.59%) SCOM
2 3 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (15.34%) IBM
2 17 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.75%) VMware
4 1 (0.61%) Progress
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago