Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 81 89
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 -38
Permanent jobs citing WCF 159 110 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.85% 3.14% 2.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.33% 7.37% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 161 107 114
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% -9.31% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.47% -9.47% +5.56%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1704 1493 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 41.31% 42.68% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1279 1442
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £59,875
East of England median annual salary £46,951 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.34% +5.88% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Cambridgeshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for WCF in Cambridgeshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Cambridgeshire

WCF
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -7 74 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Peterborough +2 60 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Huntingdon - 2 £37,500 - 1
WCF
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 152 (95.60%) C#
2 149 (93.71%) .NET
3 122 (76.73%) MVC
4 119 (74.84%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (72.33%) ASP.NET
6 103 (64.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 101 (63.52%) TDD
8 95 (59.75%) SQL Server
9 83 (52.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 74 (46.54%) CSS
10 74 (46.54%) HTML
11 67 (42.14%) JavaScript
11 67 (42.14%) Git (software)
12 59 (37.11%) AngularJS
13 58 (36.48%) HTML5
14 51 (32.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 47 (29.56%) RESTful
16 45 (28.30%) NUnit
17 44 (27.67%) Microsoft
18 43 (27.04%) KnockoutJS
19 42 (26.42%) OO
19 42 (26.42%) .NET Framework
20 41 (25.79%) Web Services
20 41 (25.79%) NoSQL
21 40 (25.16%) CSS3
22 36 (22.64%) SQL
23 35 (22.01%) Entity Framework
24 34 (21.38%) Node.js
24 34 (21.38%) Software Engineering
24 34 (21.38%) jQuery

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (1.89%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.63%) CMS
2 1 (0.63%) IIS
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.89%) SaaS
4 2 (1.26%) Google Play
5 1 (0.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.21%) HTTP
2 3 (1.89%) Internet
3 2 (1.26%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.26%) RS-232
3 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (59.75%) SQL Server
2 41 (25.79%) NoSQL
3 17 (10.69%) SQL Server 2016
4 15 (9.43%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.14%) Big Data
7 5 (3.14%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.89%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 67 (42.14%) Git (software)
2 45 (28.30%) NUnit
3 31 (19.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (17.61%) Selenium
5 21 (13.21%) SpecFlow
6 18 (11.32%) ReSharper
6 18 (11.32%) Visual Studio
7 14 (8.81%) Jenkins
7 14 (8.81%) Moq
7 14 (8.81%) MSBuild
7 14 (8.81%) Subversion
7 14 (8.81%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.89%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (15.72%) Finance
2 15 (9.43%) Music Industry
3 6 (3.77%) Games
4 3 (1.89%) Advertising
5 2 (1.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 140 (88.05%) Developer
2 88 (55.35%) C# Developer
3 81 (50.94%) .NET Developer
4 52 (32.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (32.08%) Senior Developer
6 35 (22.01%) Senior C# Developer
7 33 (20.75%) ASP.NET Developer
8 31 (19.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (17.61%) Software Developer
10 27 (16.98%) Senior .NET Developer
11 24 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 24 (15.09%) C# Software Developer
11 24 (15.09%) Web Developer
12 23 (14.47%) .NET Software Developer
12 23 (14.47%) Applications Developer
13 22 (13.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 21 (13.21%) Web Applications Developer
15 20 (12.58%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (11.95%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (11.95%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (93.71%) .NET
2 115 (72.33%) ASP.NET
3 103 (64.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 83 (52.20%) ASP.NET Web API
5 74 (46.54%) CSS
5 74 (46.54%) HTML
6 59 (37.11%) AngularJS
7 58 (36.48%) HTML5
8 51 (32.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 47 (29.56%) RESTful
10 43 (27.04%) KnockoutJS
11 42 (26.42%) .NET Framework
12 41 (25.79%) Web Services
13 40 (25.16%) CSS3
14 35 (22.01%) Entity Framework
15 34 (21.38%) jQuery
15 34 (21.38%) Node.js
16 33 (20.75%) Ajax
17 31 (19.50%) WPF
18 29 (18.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.75%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 21 (13.21%) Xbox
3 12 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.66%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.77%) iPad
6 6 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.77%) NHS
7 5 (3.14%) Reinsurance
8 4 (2.52%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (2.52%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.52%) User Experience
9 3 (1.89%) Clustering
9 3 (1.89%) Social Media
9 3 (1.89%) Social Network
10 2 (1.26%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.66%) Windows
2 6 (3.77%) Linux
3 5 (3.14%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (76.73%) MVC
2 119 (74.84%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (63.52%) TDD
4 42 (26.42%) OO
5 34 (21.38%) Software Engineering
6 30 (18.87%) Test Automation
6 30 (18.87%) Unit Testing
7 27 (16.98%) Mentoring
7 27 (16.98%) Web Application Development
8 25 (15.72%) BDD
9 24 (15.09%) SDLC
10 20 (12.58%) Mathematics
10 20 (12.58%) Scrum
11 18 (11.32%) E-Commerce
12 17 (10.69%) SOA
13 16 (10.06%) High Availability
13 16 (10.06%) OOD
14 15 (9.43%) Systems Analysis
15 14 (8.81%) Analytics
15 14 (8.81%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (95.60%) C#
2 67 (42.14%) JavaScript
3 36 (22.64%) SQL
4 25 (15.72%) Ruby
5 13 (8.18%) C++
6 5 (3.14%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.26%) PHP
8 1 (0.63%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.63%) Java
8 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (12.58%) Degree
2 7 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (27.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.77%) Google
2 6 (3.77%) Oracle
3 4 (2.52%) Samsung
4 3 (1.89%) Xamarin