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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 76 85 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -41
Permanent jobs citing WCF 30 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.17% 1.30% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.66% 3.05% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 27
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £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
644 492 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.50% 42.67% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 387 330 268
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
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 27 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 77 (97.47%) .NET
2 74 (93.67%) C#
3 62 (78.48%) ASP.NET
4 55 (69.62%) SQL Server
5 47 (59.49%) MVC
6 39 (49.37%) JavaScript
7 37 (46.84%) Windows
8 35 (44.30%) SQL
9 30 (37.97%) HTML
9 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
9 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (36.71%) .NET Framework
11 26 (32.91%) TDD
12 25 (31.65%) LINQ
13 24 (30.38%) WPF
14 23 (29.11%) jQuery
14 23 (29.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 23 (29.11%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (27.85%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (26.58%) Relational Database
16 21 (26.58%) XML
17 20 (25.32%) CSS
18 19 (24.05%) SQL Server 2005
19 18 (22.78%) HTML5
19 18 (22.78%) Visual Studio
20 16 (20.25%) Scrum
20 16 (20.25%) Team Foundation Server
21 15 (18.99%) Dependency Injection
22 14 (17.72%) QA
22 14 (17.72%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (13.92%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (13.92%) Node.js
2 7 (8.86%) IIS
3 6 (7.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Intranet
1 2 (2.53%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) X.509
2 1 (1.27%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) DNS
2 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (69.62%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (27.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (26.58%) Relational Database
5 19 (24.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (6.33%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.53%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.27%) QlikView
12 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Visual Studio
2 16 (20.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.80%) Moq
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.53%) NUnit
6 1 (1.27%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (13.92%) Games
2 8 (10.13%) Banking
2 8 (10.13%) Investment Banking
3 6 (7.59%) Retail
3 6 (7.59%) Finance
4 2 (2.53%) Front Office
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (79.75%) Developer
2 34 (43.04%) .NET Developer
3 27 (34.18%) C# Developer
4 14 (17.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (16.46%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Software Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) Software Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (8.86%) WPF Developer
10 6 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.06%) C# Software Developer
12 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Developer
13 3 (3.80%) Programmer
14 2 (2.53%) Oracle Developer
14 2 (2.53%) Analyst
14 2 (2.53%) Analyst Programmer
14 2 (2.53%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (97.47%) .NET
2 62 (78.48%) ASP.NET
3 30 (37.97%) HTML
3 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (36.71%) .NET Framework
5 25 (31.65%) LINQ
6 24 (30.38%) WPF
7 23 (29.11%) jQuery
7 23 (29.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 21 (26.58%) XML
9 20 (25.32%) CSS
10 18 (22.78%) HTML5
11 14 (17.72%) WinForms
12 12 (15.19%) XSLT
12 12 (15.19%) Silverlight
13 11 (13.92%) Ninject
13 11 (13.92%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (12.66%) Web Services
15 9 (11.39%) NHibernate
16 8 (10.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) iPhone
1 11 (13.92%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.80%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.80%) EPoS
3 2 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.53%) Derivative
4 1 (1.27%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.84%) Windows
2 11 (13.92%) Android
3 10 (12.66%) UNIX
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (59.49%) MVC
2 26 (32.91%) TDD
3 16 (20.25%) Scrum
4 15 (18.99%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (17.72%) Software Engineering
6 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (15.19%) Unit Testing
8 11 (13.92%) Domain-Driven Design
8 11 (13.92%) Web Application Development
9 10 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (12.66%) OOD
10 9 (11.39%) OO
10 9 (11.39%) Data Management
11 8 (10.13%) Workflow
12 6 (7.59%) RAD
12 6 (7.59%) Asset Management
12 6 (7.59%) MVVM
12 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
12 6 (7.59%) Kanban
13 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 74 (93.67%) C#
2 39 (49.37%) JavaScript
3 35 (44.30%) SQL
4 12 (15.19%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.39%) VBScript
5 9 (11.39%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.53%) C++
6 2 (2.53%) Java
7 1 (1.27%) VB
7 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.27%) XQuery
7 1 (1.27%) XPath
7 1 (1.27%) F#
7 1 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) OCP
2 2 (2.53%) OCA
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.72%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (1.27%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) Oracle
3 11 (13.92%) Google
4 4 (5.06%) Sybase
5 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Twitter
5 1 (1.27%) Vertica
5 1 (1.27%) Informatica
Glasgow
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + an incredible benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago