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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 62 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.63% 0.81% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.24% 2.67% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 15
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £31,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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
465 374 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.23% 30.23% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 311 273 346
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 February 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 35 (97.22%) MVC
3 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 29 (80.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (75.00%) Git (software)
7 26 (72.22%) .NET Framework
8 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
10 22 (61.11%) Entity Framework
10 22 (61.11%) AngularJS
11 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 18 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
12 18 (50.00%) Node.js
12 18 (50.00%) RESTful
12 18 (50.00%) BDD
12 18 (50.00%) NoSQL
12 18 (50.00%) Web Application Development
12 18 (50.00%) TDD
12 18 (50.00%) Ruby
13 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
14 12 (33.33%) Games
14 12 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (27.78%) SQL
16 8 (22.22%) Finance
17 7 (19.44%) Degree

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) GitHub
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) iPaaS
3 3 (8.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (13.89%) ArangoDB
6 4 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.11%) JUnit
2 4 (11.11%) Maven
2 4 (11.11%) NSubstitute
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.33%) Bugzilla
3 3 (8.33%) Subversion
3 3 (8.33%) Trac
4 2 (5.56%) Moq
4 2 (5.56%) NUnit
General
1 12 (33.33%) Games
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) German Language
4 4 (11.11%) Local Government
4 4 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 30 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Web Applications Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 29 (80.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (72.22%) .NET Framework
4 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (61.11%) AngularJS
5 22 (61.11%) Entity Framework
6 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 18 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
7 18 (50.00%) Node.js
7 18 (50.00%) RESTful
8 12 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (13.89%) CSS
9 5 (13.89%) HTML
10 4 (11.11%) SOAP
10 4 (11.11%) Web Services
10 4 (11.11%) XML
10 4 (11.11%) XML Schema
10 4 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 6 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) MVC
2 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) BDD
3 18 (50.00%) TDD
3 18 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (11.11%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (8.33%) Refactoring
7 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.56%) Release Management
8 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
3 18 (50.00%) Ruby
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Java
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.56%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Xamarin
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