The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 67 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 41 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.75% 2.90% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.06% 7.32% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 22
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £21,500 £27,319
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
581 478 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.94% 39.57% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 406 321 297
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Scotland

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 23 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 71 (98.61%) .NET
2 59 (81.94%) JavaScript
3 56 (77.78%) C#
4 50 (69.44%) ASP.NET
5 43 (59.72%) MVC
6 42 (58.33%) HTML
7 41 (56.94%) CSS
8 38 (52.78%) SQL
9 37 (51.39%) jQuery
10 33 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
11 28 (38.89%) .NET Framework
12 24 (33.33%) TDD
13 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
14 16 (22.22%) Windows
14 16 (22.22%) WinForms
14 16 (22.22%) WPF
14 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
14 16 (22.22%) AngularJS
15 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (16.67%) Finance
16 12 (16.67%) OO
16 12 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
16 12 (16.67%) NHibernate
16 12 (16.67%) Silverlight
17 11 (15.28%) Degree
17 11 (15.28%) Ajax
17 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (13.89%) Scrum
18 10 (13.89%) MS Excel

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.33%) NServiceBus
2 5 (6.94%) Node.js
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.17%) NUnit
5 3 (4.17%) MSTest
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (62.50%) Developer
2 25 (34.72%) Software Developer
3 14 (19.44%) Programmer
4 11 (15.28%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) Analyst
5 10 (13.89%) Analyst Programmer
6 9 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 8 (11.11%) C# Programmer
8 6 (8.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 6 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
9 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.56%) C# Analyst Programmer
10 4 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.17%) CRM Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Junior
12 2 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (98.61%) .NET
2 50 (69.44%) ASP.NET
3 42 (58.33%) HTML
4 41 (56.94%) CSS
5 37 (51.39%) jQuery
6 33 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (38.89%) .NET Framework
8 16 (22.22%) WPF
8 16 (22.22%) WinForms
8 16 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 12 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (16.67%) Silverlight
9 12 (16.67%) NHibernate
10 11 (15.28%) Ajax
11 10 (13.89%) RESTful
11 10 (13.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (11.11%) AppFabric
13 8 (11.11%) LINQ
14 7 (9.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 5 (6.94%) BBC
2 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.94%) Social Media
3 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (59.72%) MVC
2 24 (33.33%) TDD
3 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 12 (16.67%) OO
5 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.89%) Scrum
7 8 (11.11%) CRM
7 8 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 7 (9.72%) Web Application Development
8 7 (9.72%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.33%) AOP
9 6 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (8.33%) BDD
10 5 (6.94%) SOA
11 4 (5.56%) OOP
12 3 (4.17%) Financial Modelling
13 2 (2.78%) Web Development
13 2 (2.78%) CAD
13 2 (2.78%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 59 (81.94%) JavaScript
2 56 (77.78%) C#
3 38 (52.78%) SQL
4 9 (12.50%) F#
5 7 (9.72%) Java
6 6 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.94%) Ruby
8 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Twitter
3 5 (6.94%) Apple
3 5 (6.94%) Sony
3 5 (6.94%) Yahoo!
3 5 (6.94%) Google
3 5 (6.94%) Facebook
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle
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