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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 61 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 37 67 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.21% 4.83% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.95% 9.65% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 49 17
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
532 694 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.14% 50.07% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 341 443 251
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 66 (95.65%) .NET
2 65 (94.20%) C#
3 62 (89.86%) JavaScript
4 59 (85.51%) ASP.NET
5 55 (79.71%) MVC
6 52 (75.36%) SQL Server
7 50 (72.46%) HTML
8 49 (71.01%) CSS
9 41 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (55.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (52.17%) TDD
12 30 (43.48%) .NET Framework
13 25 (36.23%) WPF
13 25 (36.23%) jQuery
14 24 (34.78%) Relational Database
15 23 (33.33%) Web Services
16 22 (31.88%) Windows
16 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
17 21 (30.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
19 19 (27.54%) AOP
19 19 (27.54%) Degree
19 19 (27.54%) Dependency Injection
20 17 (24.64%) XML
20 17 (24.64%) SQL Server 2008
21 16 (23.19%) SQL
21 16 (23.19%) WinForms
22 15 (21.74%) HTML5
23 14 (20.29%) XSLT
23 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.14%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (75.36%) SQL Server
2 24 (34.78%) Relational Database
3 17 (24.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (15.94%) RDBMS
6 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database
8 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.80%) NUnit
5 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.35%) Moq
6 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (79.71%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Senior Developer
3 16 (23.19%) .NET Developer
4 15 (21.74%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Programmer
6 7 (10.14%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) AWS Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (4.35%) C# Programmer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.35%) C# Analyst Programmer
10 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (4.35%) Analyst
11 2 (2.90%) Junior
11 2 (2.90%) Junior Developer
11 2 (2.90%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (95.65%) .NET
2 59 (85.51%) ASP.NET
3 50 (72.46%) HTML
4 49 (71.01%) CSS
5 38 (55.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (43.48%) .NET Framework
7 25 (36.23%) WPF
7 25 (36.23%) jQuery
8 23 (33.33%) Web Services
9 21 (30.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 17 (24.64%) XML
11 16 (23.19%) WinForms
12 15 (21.74%) HTML5
13 14 (20.29%) Castle Windsor
13 14 (20.29%) LINQ
13 14 (20.29%) Spring.NET
13 14 (20.29%) NHibernate
13 14 (20.29%) XSLT
14 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.84%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (11.59%) N-Tier
4 7 (10.14%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) iPad
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (79.71%) MVC
2 41 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (52.17%) TDD
4 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
5 19 (27.54%) AOP
5 19 (27.54%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (18.84%) Unit Testing
7 12 (17.39%) Coaching
7 12 (17.39%) Web Development
8 11 (15.94%) Scrum
8 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
9 9 (13.04%) OOP
9 9 (13.04%) OO
10 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
11 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.70%) UX Design
12 6 (8.70%) SOA
13 5 (7.25%) CRM
13 5 (7.25%) Refactoring
13 5 (7.25%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 65 (94.20%) C#
2 62 (89.86%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.19%) SQL
4 5 (7.25%) F#
5 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.35%) C++
6 3 (4.35%) Java
7 2 (2.90%) XQuery
7 2 (2.90%) XPath
8 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.90%) Sybase
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