Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 83 106
Rank change year-on-year +4 +23 -43
Permanent jobs citing WCF 98 91 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.61% 3.51% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.42% 7.12% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 96 86 56
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £51,675 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.60% +14.83% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,000 £56,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1164 1278 1219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 42.87% 49.34% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1083 1062
Cambridge median annual salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,800 £28,275
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Cambridge

WCF
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for WCF in Cambridge

WCF
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 98 (100.00%) C#
2 95 (96.94%) .NET
3 91 (92.86%) MVC
4 89 (90.82%) ASP.NET
5 76 (77.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 73 (74.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 60 (61.22%) SQL Server
8 58 (59.18%) Git (software)
9 54 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
10 53 (54.08%) TDD
11 44 (44.90%) HTML
11 44 (44.90%) CSS
12 43 (43.88%) Microsoft
13 38 (38.78%) .NET Framework
14 37 (37.76%) Web Services
15 36 (36.73%) NUnit
16 35 (35.71%) NoSQL
17 34 (34.69%) RESTful
17 34 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 33 (33.67%) Node.js
18 33 (33.67%) HTML5
18 33 (33.67%) Unit Testing
19 32 (32.65%) AngularJS
20 30 (30.61%) OO
21 28 (28.57%) jQuery
22 27 (27.55%) BDD
22 27 (27.55%) Entity Framework
22 27 (27.55%) Team Foundation Server
22 27 (27.55%) Software Engineering
23 26 (26.53%) SQL Server 2014

WCF
Co-occurring 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 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.18%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (7.14%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) DNS
3 1 (1.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (61.22%) SQL Server
2 35 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 26 (26.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 25 (25.51%) Relational Database
5 9 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (9.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (7.14%) Neo4j
7 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 58 (59.18%) Git (software)
2 36 (36.73%) NUnit
3 27 (27.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (25.51%) Jenkins
4 25 (25.51%) Moq
4 25 (25.51%) MSBuild
4 25 (25.51%) Subversion
4 25 (25.51%) TeamCity
5 9 (9.18%) MSTest
6 7 (7.14%) PhantomJS
6 7 (7.14%) Selenium
7 5 (5.10%) JIRA
8 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.04%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (9.18%) Banking
2 3 (3.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 84 (85.71%) Developer
2 73 (74.49%) C# Developer
3 47 (47.96%) .NET Developer
4 46 (46.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (45.92%) ASP.NET Developer
5 45 (45.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (27.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 20 (20.41%) C# Software Developer
7 20 (20.41%) Software Developer
8 19 (19.39%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (13.27%) C# Programmer
9 13 (13.27%) Programmer
9 13 (13.27%) Senior Developer
10 12 (12.24%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (12.24%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 12 (12.24%) Senior Software Developer
11 11 (11.22%) C# Architect
11 11 (11.22%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (11.22%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 11 (11.22%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (96.94%) .NET
2 89 (90.82%) ASP.NET
3 76 (77.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 73 (74.49%) ASP.NET Web API
5 44 (44.90%) CSS
5 44 (44.90%) HTML
6 38 (38.78%) .NET Framework
7 37 (37.76%) Web Services
8 34 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 34 (34.69%) RESTful
9 33 (33.67%) HTML5
9 33 (33.67%) Node.js
10 32 (32.65%) AngularJS
11 28 (28.57%) jQuery
12 27 (27.55%) Entity Framework
13 26 (26.53%) Code First Entity Framework
13 26 (26.53%) CSS3
13 26 (26.53%) REST
14 25 (25.51%) JSON
14 25 (25.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.53%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.18%) Mobile Payment
3 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.16%) NHS
4 7 (7.14%) Clustering
4 7 (7.14%) Social Media
4 7 (7.14%) Social Network
5 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.24%) Windows
2 11 (11.22%) Android
2 11 (11.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (92.86%) MVC
2 54 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (54.08%) TDD
4 33 (33.67%) Unit Testing
5 30 (30.61%) OO
6 27 (27.55%) BDD
6 27 (27.55%) Software Engineering
7 26 (26.53%) Web Application Development
8 25 (25.51%) Inversion of Control
8 25 (25.51%) OOD
8 25 (25.51%) Waterfall
9 22 (22.45%) Systems Analysis
10 19 (19.39%) Release Management
11 15 (15.31%) Mentoring
12 10 (10.20%) Workflow
13 9 (9.18%) Analytics
14 8 (8.16%) Mobile Application Development
14 8 (8.16%) Test Automation
14 8 (8.16%) UML
15 7 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
2 26 (26.53%) Ruby
3 12 (12.24%) PHP
4 11 (11.22%) SQL
5 9 (9.18%) XAML
6 2 (2.04%) C++
6 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.02%) Degree
Vendors
1 43 (43.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.04%) JD Edwards
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