The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 67 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 7 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.12% 0.57% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.10% 1.71% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 34
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £33,750 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
451 409 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.64% 33.04% 35.89%
Number of salaries quoted 298 300 383
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WCF
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

WCF Salary Trend in Edinburgh

WCF
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WCF.

1 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 28 (96.55%) MVC
3 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (68.97%) Git (software)
4 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
5 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
5 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (62.07%) AngularJS
6 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
8 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
9 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 12 (41.38%) TDD
11 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (37.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (34.48%) BDD
12 10 (34.48%) NoSQL
12 10 (34.48%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
12 10 (34.48%) Code First Entity Framework
12 10 (34.48%) Ruby
12 10 (34.48%) RESTful
12 10 (34.48%) Entity Framework
12 10 (34.48%) Node.js
12 10 (34.48%) Games
13 8 (27.59%) SQL
14 7 (24.14%) Data Structures
14 7 (24.14%) Algorithms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (34.48%) NoSQL
4 6 (20.69%) ArangoDB
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Bugzilla
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) Trac
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (34.48%) Games
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) German Language
4 4 (13.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Web Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (62.07%) AngularJS
3 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
5 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 11 (37.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (34.48%) Code First Entity Framework
7 10 (34.48%) Entity Framework
7 10 (34.48%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (34.48%) Node.js
7 10 (34.48%) RESTful
8 6 (20.69%) WPF
9 3 (10.34%) CSS
9 3 (10.34%) HTML
10 1 (3.45%) Ajax
10 1 (3.45%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (3.45%) jQuery
10 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Algorithms
1 7 (24.14%) Data Structures
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) MVC
2 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
4 12 (41.38%) TDD
5 10 (34.48%) BDD
5 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
6 5 (17.24%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) OOP
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (10.34%) Refactoring
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.45%) CRM
10 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
10 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 10 (34.48%) Ruby
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) Twitter
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Xamarin
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