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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 81 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.83% 3.12% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.70% 6.27% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £35,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
489 654 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.84% 49.81% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 285 421 393
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (91.53%) C#
3 51 (86.44%) ASP.NET
4 50 (84.75%) SQL Server
4 50 (84.75%) MVC
5 41 (69.49%) JavaScript
6 38 (64.41%) HTML
7 36 (61.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (55.93%) .NET Framework
9 33 (55.93%) CSS
10 31 (52.54%) TDD
11 23 (38.98%) Entity Framework
12 20 (33.90%) jQuery
13 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
14 16 (27.12%) XML
14 16 (27.12%) SQL
14 16 (27.12%) Relational Database
15 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
16 14 (23.73%) AOP
16 14 (23.73%) WPF
16 14 (23.73%) Dependency Injection
17 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
17 13 (22.03%) Web Services
18 12 (20.34%) BDD
19 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
19 11 (18.64%) Windows
19 11 (18.64%) Finance
20 10 (16.95%) RDBMS
20 10 (16.95%) Degree

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (13.56%) Node.js
2 5 (8.47%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Intranet
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (84.75%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.12%) Relational Database
3 10 (16.95%) RDBMS
4 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (86.44%) Developer
2 25 (42.37%) .NET Developer
3 16 (27.12%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Software Developer
5 7 (11.86%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
6 6 (10.17%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Programmer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Designer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Designer
9 2 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.39%) AWS Developer
10 1 (1.69%) .NET Programmer
10 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Senior Microsoft Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (86.44%) ASP.NET
3 38 (64.41%) HTML
4 36 (61.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (55.93%) .NET Framework
5 33 (55.93%) CSS
6 23 (38.98%) Entity Framework
7 20 (33.90%) jQuery
8 16 (27.12%) XML
9 14 (23.73%) WPF
10 13 (22.03%) Web Services
11 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (16.95%) HTML5
13 9 (15.25%) Spring.NET
13 9 (15.25%) Castle Windsor
13 9 (15.25%) NHibernate
14 8 (13.56%) XSLT
14 8 (13.56%) RESTful
15 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (11.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) User Experience
4 3 (5.08%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (84.75%) MVC
2 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (52.54%) TDD
4 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
5 14 (23.73%) AOP
5 14 (23.73%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (20.34%) BDD
7 10 (16.95%) Web Development
8 9 (15.25%) Unit Testing
8 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
8 9 (15.25%) SDLC
9 8 (13.56%) Web Application Development
10 7 (11.86%) Multithreading
11 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (8.47%) OO
11 5 (8.47%) UX Design
12 4 (6.78%) MVVM
12 4 (6.78%) API Development
12 4 (6.78%) Coaching
12 4 (6.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (91.53%) C#
2 41 (69.49%) JavaScript
3 16 (27.12%) SQL
4 8 (13.56%) Ruby
5 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.69%) XQuery
6 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) DevExpress
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago