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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 77 87
Rank change year-on-year +30 +10  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 121 53 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.32% 2.82% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.17% 6.20% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 119 51 48
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 854 855 836
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.57% 45.50% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 714 759 713
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 64 £48,750 -7.14% 4
Peterborough +13 42 £46,422 +16.05% 2
WCF
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 172 (96.63%) .NET
2 161 (90.45%) MVC
3 160 (89.89%) C#
4 158 (88.76%) ASP.NET
5 122 (68.54%) Agile Software Development
6 120 (67.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 115 (64.61%) TDD
8 109 (61.24%) SQL Server
9 106 (59.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 105 (58.99%) HTML
10 105 (58.99%) CSS
11 87 (48.88%) Git (software)
12 84 (47.19%) HTML5
13 67 (37.64%) JavaScript
14 59 (33.15%) NUnit
14 59 (33.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 56 (31.46%) AngularJS
16 55 (30.90%) OO
17 53 (29.78%) Team Foundation Server
18 51 (28.65%) Ajax
19 48 (26.97%) Microsoft
19 48 (26.97%) CSS3
20 47 (26.40%) Web Services
21 45 (25.28%) RESTful
22 44 (24.72%) .NET Framework
23 42 (23.60%) NoSQL
24 40 (22.47%) jQuery
25 38 (21.35%) SQL
25 38 (21.35%) Test Automation
26 37 (20.79%) Unit Testing

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 12 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.93%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.17%) HTTP
2 7 (3.93%) Internet
3 3 (1.69%) DNS
4 2 (1.12%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.12%) RS-232
4 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (61.24%) SQL Server
2 42 (23.60%) NoSQL
3 28 (15.73%) SQL Server 2014
4 25 (14.04%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.93%) Neo4j
8 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.56%) Big Data
10 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 87 (48.88%) Git (software)
2 59 (33.15%) NUnit
3 53 (29.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (16.29%) Selenium
5 24 (13.48%) Jenkins
5 24 (13.48%) Moq
5 24 (13.48%) MSBuild
5 24 (13.48%) Subversion
5 24 (13.48%) TeamCity
6 22 (12.36%) ReSharper
6 22 (12.36%) SpecFlow
7 10 (5.62%) Visual Studio
8 9 (5.06%) MSTest
9 7 (3.93%) PhantomJS
10 5 (2.81%) JIRA
11 2 (1.12%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (6.18%) Finance
2 10 (5.62%) Banking
3 2 (1.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 157 (88.20%) Developer
2 104 (58.43%) C# Developer
3 77 (43.26%) .NET Developer
4 59 (33.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 52 (29.21%) ASP.NET Developer
5 52 (29.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 36 (20.22%) Web Developer
7 33 (18.54%) Applications Developer
7 33 (18.54%) Web Applications Developer
8 29 (16.29%) Senior Developer
9 24 (13.48%) Software Developer
10 20 (11.24%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (10.11%) .NET Software Developer
11 18 (10.11%) Programmer
11 18 (10.11%) Senior C# Developer
12 17 (9.55%) Architect
12 17 (9.55%) C# Programmer
12 17 (9.55%) C# WCF Developer
12 17 (9.55%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (96.63%) .NET
2 158 (88.76%) ASP.NET
3 120 (67.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 106 (59.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 105 (58.99%) CSS
5 105 (58.99%) HTML
6 84 (47.19%) HTML5
7 59 (33.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 56 (31.46%) AngularJS
9 51 (28.65%) Ajax
10 48 (26.97%) CSS3
11 47 (26.40%) Web Services
12 45 (25.28%) RESTful
13 44 (24.72%) .NET Framework
14 40 (22.47%) jQuery
15 34 (19.10%) Node.js
16 31 (17.42%) KnockoutJS
16 31 (17.42%) XML
17 29 (16.29%) REST
17 29 (16.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.85%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (15.73%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (12.36%) Xbox
4 10 (5.62%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.62%) Mobile Payment
4 10 (5.62%) NHS
5 7 (3.93%) Clustering
5 7 (3.93%) Social Media
5 7 (3.93%) Social Network
6 6 (3.37%) iPad
7 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.12%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.12%) Fintech
8 2 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.99%) Windows
2 13 (7.30%) Android
3 11 (6.18%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (90.45%) MVC
2 122 (68.54%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (64.61%) TDD
4 55 (30.90%) OO
5 38 (21.35%) Test Automation
6 37 (20.79%) Unit Testing
7 29 (16.29%) SOA
8 28 (15.73%) BDD
9 27 (15.17%) Mentoring
9 27 (15.17%) Web Application Development
10 26 (14.61%) Software Engineering
11 25 (14.04%) Inversion of Control
12 24 (13.48%) OOD
12 24 (13.48%) Waterfall
13 21 (11.80%) Systems Analysis
14 18 (10.11%) Release Management
15 13 (7.30%) E-Commerce
15 13 (7.30%) Workflow
16 11 (6.18%) Analytics
17 10 (5.62%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 160 (89.89%) C#
2 67 (37.64%) JavaScript
3 38 (21.35%) SQL
4 27 (15.17%) Ruby
5 12 (6.74%) PHP
6 9 (5.06%) XAML
7 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.12%) C++
9 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.37%) Oracle
3 3 (1.69%) JD Edwards
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