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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 89 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.33% 2.86% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 7.69% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 39 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £34,450 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,500 £53,000
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
503 546 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.94% 37.19% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 324 399 275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 28 August 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) C#
3 29 (85.29%) MVC
4 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET
5 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
8 14 (41.18%) TDD
9 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
9 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
10 11 (32.35%) Web Services
10 11 (32.35%) jQuery
11 10 (29.41%) RESTful
11 10 (29.41%) OO
12 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
12 9 (26.47%) Apple
12 9 (26.47%) Sony
12 9 (26.47%) Ruby
12 9 (26.47%) Yahoo!
12 9 (26.47%) Google
12 9 (26.47%) BBC
12 9 (26.47%) Social Media
12 9 (26.47%) BDD
12 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
12 9 (26.47%) Node.js
12 9 (26.47%) Facebook
12 9 (26.47%) Web Application Development
13 8 (23.53%) SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (26.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Billing
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Software Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 11 (32.35%) jQuery
6 11 (32.35%) Web Services
7 10 (29.41%) RESTful
8 7 (20.59%) HTML
8 7 (20.59%) CSS
8 7 (20.59%) Entity Framework
9 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
9 5 (14.71%) NHibernate
10 4 (11.76%) LINQ
10 4 (11.76%) WinForms
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (5.88%) Dapper ORM
12 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET
13 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) BBC
1 9 (26.47%) Social Media
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) MVC
2 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) OO
5 9 (26.47%) BDD
5 9 (26.47%) Web Application Development
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.65%) SDLC
7 5 (14.71%) Microservices
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) OWASP
8 4 (11.76%) Cyber Security
9 3 (8.82%) CRM
9 3 (8.82%) Release Management
10 2 (5.88%) DNA
10 2 (5.88%) Web Design
10 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (2.94%) Analytics
11 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) Ruby
4 8 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
1 9 (26.47%) Apple
1 9 (26.47%) Sony
1 9 (26.47%) Yahoo!
1 9 (26.47%) Google
1 9 (26.47%) Facebook
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago