Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 66 88
Rank change year-on-year -73 +22 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 46 168 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.31% 4.42% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 10.55% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 38 165 100
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,344
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +4.75% +0.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,000 £58,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

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 1,228 1,593 1,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.03% 41.94% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1,341 1,325
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,125 £66,250 £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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -4 40 £52,500 +2.44% 5
Peterborough -84 5 £42,500 -5.56% 1
WCF
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 45 (97.83%) C#
2 39 (84.78%) .NET
3 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (65.22%) SQL
5 29 (63.04%) JavaScript
6 25 (54.35%) MVC
6 25 (54.35%) Software Engineering
7 24 (52.17%) Test Automation
7 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
7 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
8 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (47.83%) Unit Testing
10 20 (43.48%) OO
11 19 (41.30%) Scrum
12 18 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
12 18 (39.13%) SDLC
13 17 (36.96%) WPF
14 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
15 15 (32.61%) NUnit
15 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
16 14 (30.43%) Visual Studio
16 14 (30.43%) Algorithms
17 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (28.26%) WinForms
17 13 (28.26%) Risk Management
17 13 (28.26%) Finance
17 13 (28.26%) Refactoring
17 13 (28.26%) REST
18 12 (26.09%) User Stories

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 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) Wireless
3 1 (2.17%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Big Data
2 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.17%) MS Access
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 15 (32.61%) NUnit
3 14 (30.43%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.70%) Selenium
5 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.35%) ReSharper
6 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Developer
2 29 (63.04%) C# Developer
3 26 (56.52%) .NET Developer
4 22 (47.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (39.13%) Software Developer
6 14 (30.43%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (26.09%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
9 5 (10.87%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (8.70%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (8.70%) Agile Developer
10 4 (8.70%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 4 (8.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 4 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 3 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (6.52%) Python Engineer
11 3 (6.52%) QA Automation Engineer
11 3 (6.52%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (84.78%) .NET
2 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (36.96%) WPF
5 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
6 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (28.26%) REST
6 13 (28.26%) WinForms
7 12 (26.09%) Velocity
8 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
8 11 (23.91%) XML
9 10 (21.74%) CSS
9 10 (21.74%) HTML
9 10 (21.74%) Web Services
10 9 (19.57%) RESTful
11 8 (17.39%) SOAP
12 7 (15.22%) jQuery
13 6 (13.04%) ADO
14 5 (10.87%) JSON
14 5 (10.87%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.70%) Reinsurance
3 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.17%) BBC
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) MVC
2 25 (54.35%) Software Engineering
3 24 (52.17%) Test Automation
4 22 (47.83%) Unit Testing
5 20 (43.48%) OO
6 19 (41.30%) Scrum
7 18 (39.13%) SDLC
8 13 (28.26%) Refactoring
8 13 (28.26%) Risk Management
9 12 (26.09%) Acceptance Criteria
9 12 (26.09%) Analytics
9 12 (26.09%) Financial Modelling
9 12 (26.09%) Mathematics
9 12 (26.09%) Mentoring
9 12 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (26.09%) Risk Analytics
9 12 (26.09%) Statistics
9 12 (26.09%) User Stories
10 11 (23.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) C#
2 30 (65.22%) SQL
3 29 (63.04%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
4 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
5 6 (13.04%) Python
6 4 (8.70%) C++
7 3 (6.52%) C
7 3 (6.52%) Java
7 3 (6.52%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Samsung
3 3 (6.52%) Facebook
3 3 (6.52%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) Sony
5 1 (2.17%) Yahoo!