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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 86 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.24% 2.64% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 6.51% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 32
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,750 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
486 630 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.61% 40.54% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 327 430 318
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) C#
3 29 (87.88%) MVC
4 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
5 25 (75.76%) ASP.NET
6 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (51.52%) TDD
8 15 (45.45%) NoSQL
9 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (42.42%) OO
10 13 (39.39%) BBC
10 13 (39.39%) Apple
10 13 (39.39%) Sony
10 13 (39.39%) Ruby
10 13 (39.39%) Yahoo!
10 13 (39.39%) Google
10 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
10 13 (39.39%) Web Application Development
10 13 (39.39%) Node.js
10 13 (39.39%) Facebook
10 13 (39.39%) Social Media
10 13 (39.39%) BDD
10 13 (39.39%) RESTful
11 9 (27.27%) jQuery
11 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
12 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
13 7 (21.21%) SQL
13 7 (21.21%) Web Services
13 7 (21.21%) Microsoft

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (39.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 18 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (3.03%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (75.76%) ASP.NET
3 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (39.39%) RESTful
6 9 (27.27%) jQuery
7 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
8 7 (21.21%) Web Services
9 6 (18.18%) NHibernate
10 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
10 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (9.09%) HTML
11 3 (9.09%) CSS
12 2 (6.06%) SOAP
12 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (6.06%) REST
12 2 (6.06%) WPF
12 2 (6.06%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) BBC
1 13 (39.39%) Social Media
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) MVC
2 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) TDD
4 14 (42.42%) OO
5 13 (39.39%) BDD
5 13 (39.39%) Web Application Development
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
6 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.15%) SDLC
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
9 2 (6.06%) Microservices
9 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security
9 2 (6.06%) OWASP
10 1 (3.03%) OOP
10 1 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.03%) Coaching
10 1 (3.03%) DNA
10 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) Ruby
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
5 2 (6.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Apple
1 13 (39.39%) Sony
1 13 (39.39%) Yahoo!
1 13 (39.39%) Google
1 13 (39.39%) Facebook
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £1000000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Payfont
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Payfont
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 12 days ago