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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 41 60 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.60% 4.53% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.84% 8.96% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 12
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
523 670 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.92% 50.57% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 343 418 225
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 69 (98.57%) C#
2 67 (95.71%) .NET
3 64 (91.43%) JavaScript
4 61 (87.14%) ASP.NET
5 54 (77.14%) MVC
6 52 (74.29%) SQL Server
7 51 (72.86%) HTML
8 50 (71.43%) CSS
9 40 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (52.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (51.43%) TDD
12 32 (45.71%) .NET Framework
13 27 (38.57%) WPF
13 27 (38.57%) jQuery
13 27 (38.57%) Relational Database
14 23 (32.86%) Web Services
14 23 (32.86%) Windows
15 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
15 22 (31.43%) Software Engineering
16 21 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 19 (27.14%) AOP
17 19 (27.14%) Dependency Injection
18 18 (25.71%) HTML5
18 18 (25.71%) Degree
18 18 (25.71%) XML
18 18 (25.71%) SQL
19 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
20 15 (21.43%) LINQ
20 15 (21.43%) WinForms
21 14 (20.00%) XSLT

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 7 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.29%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (74.29%) SQL Server
2 27 (38.57%) Relational Database
3 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (15.71%) RDBMS
6 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
10 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
13 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (7.14%) NUnit
4 5 (7.14%) Moq
5 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.43%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (78.57%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) Senior Developer
3 16 (22.86%) .NET Developer
4 13 (18.57%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Programmer
6 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) C# Programmer
9 3 (4.29%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.29%) Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) Junior
10 2 (2.86%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (1.43%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (95.71%) .NET
2 61 (87.14%) ASP.NET
3 51 (72.86%) HTML
4 50 (71.43%) CSS
5 37 (52.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (45.71%) .NET Framework
7 27 (38.57%) WPF
7 27 (38.57%) jQuery
8 23 (32.86%) Web Services
9 21 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 18 (25.71%) HTML5
10 18 (25.71%) XML
11 15 (21.43%) WinForms
11 15 (21.43%) LINQ
12 14 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
12 14 (20.00%) Spring.NET
12 14 (20.00%) NHibernate
12 14 (20.00%) XSLT
13 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (11.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 8 (11.43%) N-Tier
5 7 (10.00%) User Experience
6 2 (2.86%) iPad
6 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.43%) NHS
7 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (77.14%) MVC
2 40 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (51.43%) TDD
4 22 (31.43%) Software Engineering
5 19 (27.14%) AOP
5 19 (27.14%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 12 (17.14%) Scrum
7 12 (17.14%) Coaching
8 11 (15.71%) Web Development
9 10 (14.29%) OOP
9 10 (14.29%) OO
10 9 (12.86%) Multithreading
11 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.57%) SOA
12 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.57%) Refactoring
12 6 (8.57%) UX Design
13 5 (7.14%) BDD
13 5 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 69 (98.57%) C#
2 64 (91.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (25.71%) SQL
4 5 (7.14%) XQuery
4 5 (7.14%) XPath
4 5 (7.14%) F#
5 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.29%) C++
6 3 (4.29%) Java
7 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.43%) PHP
8 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.86%) VCP4
4 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) Oracle
3 2 (2.86%) Sybase
4 1 (1.43%) DevExpress
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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