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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 86 81 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 13 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 1.94% 2.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.74% 5.17% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 23
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
475 619 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.16% 37.56% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 301 446 282
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 1 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (98.04%) C#
3 46 (90.20%) SQL Server
4 45 (88.24%) ASP.NET
5 34 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (58.82%) MVC
7 28 (54.90%) OO
8 24 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (39.22%) TDD
10 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
11 18 (35.29%) SQL
11 18 (35.29%) NoSQL
11 18 (35.29%) BDD
11 18 (35.29%) jQuery
12 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (31.37%) Ruby
13 16 (31.37%) Yahoo!
13 16 (31.37%) Google
13 16 (31.37%) Node.js
13 16 (31.37%) Facebook
13 16 (31.37%) Web Application Development
13 16 (31.37%) Social Media
13 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
13 16 (31.37%) RESTful
13 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
13 16 (31.37%) BBC
13 16 (31.37%) Sony
13 16 (31.37%) Apple
14 15 (29.41%) HTML
15 14 (27.45%) CSS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 16 (31.37%) Node.js
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.84%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (9.80%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (90.20%) SQL Server
2 18 (35.29%) NoSQL
3 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.92%) MySQL
7 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.96%) NUnit
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (3.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (94.12%) Developer
2 26 (50.98%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.80%) CRM Developer
6 4 (7.84%) AWS Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 1 (1.96%) C# Application Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.96%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 24 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (35.29%) jQuery
5 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (31.37%) RESTful
7 15 (29.41%) HTML
8 14 (27.45%) CSS
9 11 (21.57%) Web Services
9 11 (21.57%) .NET Framework
9 11 (21.57%) WPF
10 8 (15.69%) Silverlight
11 7 (13.73%) HTML5
12 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
13 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (7.84%) XML
14 4 (7.84%) WinForms
14 4 (7.84%) LAMP
14 4 (7.84%) Entity Framework
14 4 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Social Media
1 16 (31.37%) BBC
2 4 (7.84%) SWIFT
2 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) iPad
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (58.82%) MVC
3 28 (54.90%) OO
4 20 (39.22%) TDD
5 18 (35.29%) BDD
6 16 (31.37%) Web Application Development
7 10 (19.61%) CRM
7 10 (19.61%) Data Management
8 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
9 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
9 7 (13.73%) Scrum
10 6 (11.76%) Investment Management
10 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
11 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Data Management
11 5 (9.80%) OOD
12 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
12 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
12 4 (7.84%) Web Development
13 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) C#
2 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
3 18 (35.29%) SQL
4 16 (31.37%) Ruby
5 4 (7.84%) XQuery
5 4 (7.84%) XPath
6 2 (3.92%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.92%) F#
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Yahoo!
1 16 (31.37%) Google
1 16 (31.37%) Facebook
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
1 16 (31.37%) Sony
1 16 (31.37%) Apple
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) Sybase
4 4 (7.84%) IBM
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