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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 78 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.40% 2.60% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 5.41% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 14
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
464 666 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.32% 48.09% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 270 415 338
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (91.84%) C#
3 43 (87.76%) SQL Server
4 41 (83.67%) ASP.NET
5 40 (81.63%) MVC
6 32 (65.31%) JavaScript
7 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (55.10%) HTML
10 26 (53.06%) .NET Framework
11 24 (48.98%) CSS
12 22 (44.90%) TDD
13 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
13 19 (38.78%) Entity Framework
14 18 (36.73%) jQuery
14 18 (36.73%) SQL
15 14 (28.57%) XML
16 12 (24.49%) Web Services
16 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
16 12 (24.49%) WPF
17 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
17 11 (22.45%) BDD
17 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET Web API
18 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
19 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
19 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
19 9 (18.37%) Web Development
19 9 (18.37%) Finance
19 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
20 8 (16.33%) RDBMS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (16.33%) Node.js
2 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Intranet
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (87.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
3 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
3 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 43 (87.76%) Developer
2 24 (48.98%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Senior Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Programmer
6 5 (10.20%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Designer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Designer
8 2 (4.08%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (83.67%) ASP.NET
3 28 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (55.10%) HTML
5 26 (53.06%) .NET Framework
6 24 (48.98%) CSS
7 19 (38.78%) Entity Framework
8 18 (36.73%) jQuery
9 14 (28.57%) XML
10 12 (24.49%) Web Services
10 12 (24.49%) WPF
11 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (16.33%) RESTful
13 7 (14.29%) Spring.NET
13 7 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
13 7 (14.29%) NHibernate
13 7 (14.29%) XSLT
14 5 (10.20%) HTML5
15 4 (8.16%) WinForms
16 3 (6.12%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) MVC
2 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.90%) TDD
4 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.45%) BDD
6 9 (18.37%) Web Development
6 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
6 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
7 8 (16.33%) AOP
7 8 (16.33%) Web Application Development
7 8 (16.33%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (14.29%) SDLC
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
9 5 (10.20%) OO
10 3 (6.12%) Data Management
10 3 (6.12%) API Development
10 3 (6.12%) UX Design
10 3 (6.12%) Android Development
11 2 (4.08%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) C#
2 32 (65.31%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.73%) SQL
4 8 (16.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.04%) XPath
5 1 (2.04%) F#
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) DevExpress
2 3 (6.12%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
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