Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 58 74
Rank change year-on-year -73 +16 +16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 82 176 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.93% 4.95% 3.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.18% 11.63% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 72 174 124
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £58,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% 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 1,584 1,513 1,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 37.35% 42.57% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,136 1,251 1,524
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -65 45 £52,500 - 5
Peterborough -40 32 £42,500 - 1
Huntingdon - 3 £37,500 -
WCF
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 81 (98.78%) C#
2 73 (89.02%) .NET
3 63 (76.83%) SQL Server
4 61 (74.39%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (69.51%) MVC
6 55 (67.07%) ASP.NET
7 54 (65.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (53.66%) TDD
9 38 (46.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 37 (45.12%) NUnit
11 34 (41.46%) AngularJS
12 32 (39.02%) KnockoutJS
12 32 (39.02%) Git (software)
13 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
14 28 (34.15%) CSS
14 28 (34.15%) HTML
14 28 (34.15%) RESTful
14 28 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 25 (30.49%) .NET Framework
16 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
17 22 (26.83%) WPF
17 22 (26.83%) Unit Testing
17 22 (26.83%) HTML5
17 22 (26.83%) Greenfield Project
17 22 (26.83%) CSS3
18 21 (25.61%) SQL
19 20 (24.39%) Selenium
20 18 (21.95%) OO
20 18 (21.95%) SpecFlow
20 18 (21.95%) Xbox

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 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) S-PLUS
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) HTTP
2 4 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.44%) VPN
3 2 (2.44%) Wireless
4 1 (1.22%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.22%) Network Security
4 1 (1.22%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (76.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.73%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (17.07%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.54%) Big Data
5 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 37 (45.12%) NUnit
2 32 (39.02%) Git (software)
3 20 (24.39%) Selenium
4 18 (21.95%) SpecFlow
5 17 (20.73%) Visual Studio
6 15 (18.29%) ReSharper
7 7 (8.54%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.66%) Moq
8 3 (3.66%) MSBuild
8 3 (3.66%) Subversion
8 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Music Industry
3 8 (9.76%) Games
4 3 (3.66%) Law
4 3 (3.66%) Legal
4 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (93.90%) Developer
2 55 (67.07%) .NET Developer
3 38 (46.34%) C# Developer
4 26 (31.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 26 (31.71%) Software Developer
5 21 (25.61%) C# Software Developer
6 18 (21.95%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
8 11 (13.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (10.98%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Lead Developer
10 7 (8.54%) React Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Systems Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Technical Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Technical Leader
11 6 (7.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 6 (7.32%) Software Engineer
12 4 (4.88%) Applications Developer
12 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (89.02%) .NET
2 55 (67.07%) ASP.NET
3 54 (65.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (46.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 34 (41.46%) AngularJS
6 32 (39.02%) KnockoutJS
7 28 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 28 (34.15%) CSS
7 28 (34.15%) HTML
7 28 (34.15%) RESTful
8 25 (30.49%) .NET Framework
9 22 (26.83%) CSS3
9 22 (26.83%) HTML5
9 22 (26.83%) WPF
10 18 (21.95%) .NET Core
10 18 (21.95%) React
11 17 (20.73%) Node.js
12 16 (19.51%) Entity Framework
12 16 (19.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (18.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (21.95%) Xbox
3 15 (18.29%) Computer Science
4 13 (15.85%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
6 5 (6.10%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (6.10%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.66%) iPhone
7 3 (3.66%) User Experience
8 2 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Android
2 3 (3.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (74.39%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (69.51%) MVC
3 44 (53.66%) TDD
4 22 (26.83%) Unit Testing
5 18 (21.95%) OO
6 17 (20.73%) Software Engineering
6 17 (20.73%) Web Application Development
7 16 (19.51%) BDD
7 16 (19.51%) Scrum
8 15 (18.29%) SDLC
9 14 (17.07%) Mathematics
9 14 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (13.41%) Analytics
10 11 (13.41%) Financial Modelling
10 11 (13.41%) Risk Management
10 11 (13.41%) Statistics
10 11 (13.41%) Test Automation
11 10 (12.20%) High Availability
11 10 (12.20%) Risk Analytics
12 9 (10.98%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 81 (98.78%) C#
2 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.61%) SQL
4 14 (17.07%) Ruby
5 6 (7.32%) C++
6 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Google
3 7 (8.54%) Samsung
4 3 (3.66%) Facebook
5 1 (1.22%) Xamarin