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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 82 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 1.46% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.19% 4.75% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 41
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,450 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,750 £55,000
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
366 484 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.02% 30.71% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 277 318 471
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 September 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
5 9 (60.00%) MVC
5 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (46.67%) TDD
6 7 (46.67%) Finance
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) Windows
7 6 (40.00%) WPF
7 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (26.67%) CSS
9 4 (26.67%) SQL
9 4 (26.67%) HTML
9 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (26.67%) Scrum
9 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
9 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
9 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
9 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (20.00%) REST
10 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
10 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (20.00%) Windows Server

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 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) NServiceBus
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) ArangoDB
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.67%) JUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) NSubstitute
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Xamarin Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (40.00%) WPF
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) REST
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (13.33%) SOAP
7 2 (13.33%) Web Services
8 1 (6.67%) CSS3
8 1 (6.67%) HTML5
8 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
8 1 (6.67%) Sass
8 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (6.67%) XML
8 1 (6.67%) XML Schema
8 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (60.00%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.67%) Sage
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter