The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 80 82 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -35
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.20% 1.38% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.60% 3.28% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 21
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
631 458 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.84% 42.02% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 374 308 279
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WCF
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

WCF Salary Trend in Glasgow

WCF
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 67 (98.53%) .NET
2 65 (95.59%) C#
3 53 (77.94%) ASP.NET
4 51 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 42 (61.76%) MVC
6 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
7 33 (48.53%) Windows
8 30 (44.12%) HTML
9 29 (42.65%) SQL
9 29 (42.65%) .NET Framework
10 28 (41.18%) Microsoft
11 26 (38.24%) TDD
12 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (30.88%) jQuery
13 21 (30.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
13 21 (30.88%) XML
14 20 (29.41%) CSS
14 20 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (27.94%) HTML5
15 19 (27.94%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (26.47%) WPF
16 18 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (25.00%) Visual Studio
17 17 (25.00%) LINQ
18 16 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
19 15 (22.06%) Dependency Injection
20 14 (20.59%) Oracle
20 14 (20.59%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (16.18%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (16.18%) Node.js
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (7.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Firewall
1 1 (1.47%) X.509
1 1 (1.47%) Intranet
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
1 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.47%) DNS
1 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
3 20 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (27.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (13.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.94%) Big Data
10 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.47%) QlikView
10 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 16 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.88%) Moq
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.94%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.94%) NUnit
5 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (16.18%) Games
2 7 (10.29%) Retail
2 7 (10.29%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 53 (77.94%) Developer
2 31 (45.59%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.59%) Senior Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Software Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (4.41%) WPF Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Development Manager
11 2 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (1.47%) .NET Software Developer
12 1 (1.47%) Principal Developer
12 1 (1.47%) Build Engineer
12 1 (1.47%) C# Software Developer
12 1 (1.47%) .NET Team Leader
12 1 (1.47%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (98.53%) .NET
2 53 (77.94%) ASP.NET
3 30 (44.12%) HTML
4 29 (42.65%) .NET Framework
5 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (30.88%) jQuery
6 21 (30.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 21 (30.88%) XML
7 20 (29.41%) CSS
8 19 (27.94%) HTML5
9 18 (26.47%) WPF
10 17 (25.00%) LINQ
11 12 (17.65%) Silverlight
11 12 (17.65%) XSLT
12 11 (16.18%) WinForms
12 11 (16.18%) Ninject
12 11 (16.18%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (14.71%) Web Services
14 9 (13.24%) NHibernate
15 7 (10.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) iPhone
1 11 (16.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.41%) EPoS
3 2 (2.94%) NHS
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Derivative
4 1 (1.47%) DTV
4 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 33 (48.53%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) Android
3 4 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) MVC
2 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (38.24%) TDD
4 15 (22.06%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (20.59%) Scrum
6 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
7 12 (17.65%) OOD
8 11 (16.18%) OO
8 11 (16.18%) Domain-Driven Design
8 11 (16.18%) Web Application Development
9 9 (13.24%) Data Management
10 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
10 7 (10.29%) Workflow
11 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.82%) Asset Management
11 6 (8.82%) Kanban
11 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (7.35%) OOP
12 5 (7.35%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 65 (95.59%) C#
2 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
3 29 (42.65%) SQL
4 12 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.29%) VBScript
6 3 (4.41%) XPath
6 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.41%) XQuery
7 1 (1.47%) R
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.47%) Java
7 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.47%) HND
2 1 (1.47%) OCP
2 1 (1.47%) OCA
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.12%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.47%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 28 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.59%) Oracle
3 11 (16.18%) Google
4 4 (5.88%) Sybase
5 1 (1.47%) Twitter
5 1 (1.47%) Vertica
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.47%) Informatica
Glasgow
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago