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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 87 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.95% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.58% 2.69% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 27
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £40,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £49,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
388 483 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.92% 35.20% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 252 301 434
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
5 9 (52.94%) Degree
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
6 8 (47.06%) REST
7 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
7 7 (41.18%) SOAP
7 7 (41.18%) Web Services
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (35.29%) XML
8 6 (35.29%) Sage
8 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 6 (35.29%) WPF
8 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
9 5 (29.41%) Windows
9 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (23.53%) Scrum
10 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
10 4 (23.53%) CSS
10 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
10 4 (23.53%) HTML
10 4 (23.53%) JavaScript

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
2 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) NSubstitute
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
4 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
4 8 (47.06%) REST
5 7 (41.18%) SOAP
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (35.29%) WPF
6 6 (35.29%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (5.88%) CSS3
9 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.88%) LINQ
9 1 (5.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (17.65%) Process Management
4 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Sage
3 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago