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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 85 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 1.06% 2.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 3.35% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 31
Median salary £28,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
358 418 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.13% 31.57% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 217 280 438
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 June 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) REST
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) SOAP
5 7 (53.85%) Web Services
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 6 (46.15%) Sage
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (46.15%) Degree
7 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
7 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
7 5 (38.46%) MVC
7 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
7 5 (38.46%) XML
7 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
8 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
8 4 (30.77%) Windows
8 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
8 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
9 3 (23.08%) Scrum
9 3 (23.08%) Process Management
9 3 (23.08%) CRM

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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) NSubstitute
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Support
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Support
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) REST
4 7 (53.85%) SOAP
4 7 (53.85%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
5 5 (38.46%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) WPF
8 1 (7.69%) CSS3
8 1 (7.69%) jQuery
8 1 (7.69%) JSON
8 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
8 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (23.08%) Process Management
3 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) ITSM
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
4 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Sage
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft