The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 41 36
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.56% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.53% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Average salary - £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
WCF
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 79 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 23.16% 22.13% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 67 66
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

WCF
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

WCF Salary Trend in Aberdeen

WCF
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft