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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 62 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 42 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.81% 2.75% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.57% 7.88% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £31,300 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £53,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
555 419 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.07% 34.95% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 412 277 327
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (82.05%) C#
3 61 (78.21%) JavaScript
4 57 (73.08%) ASP.NET
5 50 (64.10%) MVC
6 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (51.28%) HTML
8 39 (50.00%) CSS
8 39 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 39 (50.00%) jQuery
9 33 (42.31%) SQL
10 32 (41.03%) TDD
10 32 (41.03%) .NET Framework
11 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
11 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
12 17 (21.79%) Windows
13 16 (20.51%) Finance
13 16 (20.51%) NHibernate
13 16 (20.51%) WPF
13 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
13 16 (20.51%) Castle Windsor
14 15 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (16.67%) Scrum
16 13 (16.67%) WinForms
16 13 (16.67%) OO
16 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
16 13 (16.67%) Ajax
17 12 (15.38%) Twitter
18 11 (14.10%) Sass

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (12.82%) NServiceBus
2 9 (11.54%) Node.js
3 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
6 1 (1.28%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.28%) CMS
6 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.10%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.82%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Developer
2 25 (32.05%) Software Developer
3 18 (23.08%) Programmer
4 14 (17.95%) Analyst
4 14 (17.95%) Analyst Programmer
5 12 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 11 (14.10%) .NET Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (12.82%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 10 (12.82%) .NET Programmer
8 8 (10.26%) C# Programmer
9 5 (6.41%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.13%) C# Analyst Programmer
10 4 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
12 2 (2.56%) CRM Developer
12 2 (2.56%) SQL Developer
12 2 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (73.08%) ASP.NET
3 41 (52.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (51.28%) HTML
5 39 (50.00%) CSS
5 39 (50.00%) jQuery
6 32 (41.03%) .NET Framework
7 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
8 16 (20.51%) Castle Windsor
8 16 (20.51%) NHibernate
8 16 (20.51%) WPF
9 13 (16.67%) WinForms
9 13 (16.67%) Ajax
10 11 (14.10%) Silverlight
10 11 (14.10%) Sass
10 11 (14.10%) RESTful
11 10 (12.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) BBC
1 9 (11.54%) Social Media
2 8 (10.26%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.79%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Android
2 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.10%) MVC
2 32 (41.03%) TDD
3 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.67%) Scrum
4 13 (16.67%) OO
5 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.82%) BDD
6 10 (12.82%) Web Application Development
7 8 (10.26%) Multithreading
7 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.97%) CRM
9 6 (7.69%) AOP
9 6 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (3.85%) Financial Modelling
10 3 (3.85%) OOP
10 3 (3.85%) SOA
11 2 (2.56%) CAD
12 1 (1.28%) OOD
12 1 (1.28%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 64 (82.05%) C#
2 61 (78.21%) JavaScript
3 33 (42.31%) SQL
4 9 (11.54%) Ruby
4 9 (11.54%) F#
5 6 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.13%) Java
7 2 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.38%) Twitter
3 10 (12.82%) Google
3 10 (12.82%) Facebook
4 9 (11.54%) Apple
4 9 (11.54%) Sony
4 9 (11.54%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) Sitecore
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £38500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 25 days ago