Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 64 86
Rank change year-on-year -75 +22 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 55 173 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.41% 4.61% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.91% 10.54% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 45 173 115
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £33,404
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £58,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 1,408 1,642 1,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 36.15% 43.73% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,008 1,369 1,469
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,750 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 -44 32 £52,500 - 10
Peterborough -55 22 £42,500 -6.27% 2
WCF
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 54 (98.18%) C#
2 50 (90.91%) .NET
3 44 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (78.18%) SQL Server
5 36 (65.45%) MVC
6 35 (63.64%) ASP.NET
7 34 (61.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (52.73%) NUnit
9 24 (43.64%) TDD
10 22 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 22 (40.00%) SQL
11 19 (34.55%) CSS
11 19 (34.55%) HTML
12 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
12 18 (32.73%) Git (software)
12 18 (32.73%) RESTful
12 18 (32.73%) AngularJS
13 17 (30.91%) KnockoutJS
13 17 (30.91%) Unit Testing
13 17 (30.91%) .NET Framework
13 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
14 16 (29.09%) Selenium
14 16 (29.09%) WPF
14 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
14 16 (29.09%) Greenfield Project
15 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
16 14 (25.45%) XML
16 14 (25.45%) OO

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 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.82%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) Wireless
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) Network Security
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (78.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) MS Access
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (52.73%) NUnit
2 18 (32.73%) Git (software)
3 16 (29.09%) Selenium
4 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
5 13 (23.64%) SpecFlow
6 11 (20.00%) ReSharper
7 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Games
3 4 (7.27%) Music Industry
4 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (96.36%) Developer
2 40 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 31 (56.36%) C# Developer
4 24 (43.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (34.55%) Software Developer
6 17 (30.91%) C# Software Developer
7 15 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Lead Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Technical Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Technical Leader
9 5 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) Systems Developer
10 4 (7.27%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) Applications Developer
10 4 (7.27%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) React Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Web Applications Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (90.91%) .NET
2 35 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 34 (61.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (34.55%) CSS
5 19 (34.55%) HTML
6 18 (32.73%) AngularJS
6 18 (32.73%) RESTful
7 17 (30.91%) .NET Framework
7 17 (30.91%) KnockoutJS
8 16 (29.09%) WPF
9 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 14 (25.45%) .NET Core
10 14 (25.45%) CSS3
10 14 (25.45%) HTML5
10 14 (25.45%) XML
11 13 (23.64%) React
12 12 (21.82%) SOAP
12 12 (21.82%) WinForms
13 11 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (23.64%) Algorithms
2 13 (23.64%) Xbox
3 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (9.09%) Smartphone
4 3 (5.45%) Reinsurance
5 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.82%) BBC
6 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Android
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (65.45%) MVC
3 24 (43.64%) TDD
4 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
4 17 (30.91%) Unit Testing
5 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
6 14 (25.45%) OO
6 14 (25.45%) SDLC
7 13 (23.64%) Scrum
8 12 (21.82%) Refactoring
9 11 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
9 11 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
9 11 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 11 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 11 (20.00%) Statistics
9 11 (20.00%) User Stories
10 10 (18.18%) Analytics
10 10 (18.18%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 54 (98.18%) C#
2 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (10.91%) Ruby
4 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.82%) C++
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Samsung
3 6 (10.91%) Google
4 3 (5.45%) Facebook
5 1 (1.82%) Apple
5 1 (1.82%) Sony
5 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.82%) Yahoo!