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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 89 66 88
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 2.45% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.99% 6.67% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,100 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £70,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
403 510 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.63% 36.82% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 296 380 353
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,187 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 (94.44%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) MVC
3 14 (77.78%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) Degree
4 13 (72.22%) .NET Framework
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
4 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (50.00%) Entity Framework
6 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
7 7 (38.89%) CSS
7 7 (38.89%) HTML
7 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 7 (38.89%) WPF
8 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (27.78%) Web Services
9 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
9 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (27.78%) REST
10 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (22.22%) SOAP
10 4 (22.22%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 7 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Lead C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) .NET Framework
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) WPF
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (27.78%) REST
7 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) Ajax
8 4 (22.22%) SOAP
8 4 (22.22%) WinForms
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (16.67%) XML
10 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) MVC
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (16.67%) Process Management
5 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) Release Management
7 1 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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Oho Group
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Posted: 28 days ago