The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 14 31
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 2.44% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.55% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 Fife region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 27.91% 53.66% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 39
Average salary £22,000 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

WCF
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Fife region.

WCF Salary Trend in Fife

WCF
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Qt

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript