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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 58 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 32 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.12% 3.92% 3.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.99% 7.54% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
534 597 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 52.00% 51.96% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 371 336 293
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 24 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (98.31%) C#
2 57 (96.61%) .NET
3 51 (86.44%) ASP.NET
4 46 (77.97%) JavaScript
5 45 (76.27%) SQL Server
6 39 (66.10%) MVC
7 36 (61.02%) CSS
8 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (55.93%) HTML
10 32 (54.24%) TDD
11 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (42.37%) Windows
13 24 (40.68%) .NET Framework
14 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
14 23 (38.98%) Relational Database
15 19 (32.20%) WPF
16 18 (30.51%) SQL
16 18 (30.51%) jQuery
17 17 (28.81%) Web Services
17 17 (28.81%) Dependency Injection
17 17 (28.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 16 (27.12%) NHibernate
19 14 (23.73%) OO
19 14 (23.73%) WinForms
19 14 (23.73%) Degree
19 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2008
20 13 (22.03%) HTML5
21 12 (20.34%) Scrum
21 12 (20.34%) AOP
21 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2005

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (13.56%) IIS
2 5 (8.47%) Node.js
3 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (76.27%) SQL Server
2 23 (38.98%) Relational Database
3 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (13.56%) RDBMS
6 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database
8 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
9 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
10 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
10 2 (3.39%) Big Data
11 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (11.86%) Moq
3 6 (10.17%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (10.17%) NUnit
4 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.39%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Games
4 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (76.27%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Senior Developer
2 15 (25.42%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Software Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Programmer
5 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.08%) Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.08%) C# Programmer
7 2 (3.39%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (1.69%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (1.69%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.69%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (96.61%) .NET
2 51 (86.44%) ASP.NET
3 36 (61.02%) CSS
4 33 (55.93%) HTML
5 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (40.68%) .NET Framework
7 19 (32.20%) WPF
8 18 (30.51%) jQuery
9 17 (28.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 17 (28.81%) Web Services
10 16 (27.12%) NHibernate
11 14 (23.73%) WinForms
12 13 (22.03%) HTML5
13 12 (20.34%) LINQ
13 12 (20.34%) Spring.NET
13 12 (20.34%) Castle Windsor
14 10 (16.95%) XML
15 9 (15.25%) XSLT
15 9 (15.25%) Silverlight
16 8 (13.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (11.86%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.47%) iPhone
4 5 (8.47%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.39%) NHS
5 2 (3.39%) iPad
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) MVC
2 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (54.24%) TDD
4 17 (28.81%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (23.73%) OO
6 12 (20.34%) Scrum
6 12 (20.34%) AOP
7 11 (18.64%) OOP
8 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
9 9 (15.25%) Unit Testing
9 9 (15.25%) OOD
9 9 (15.25%) Coaching
10 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (11.86%) Refactoring
11 6 (10.17%) SOA
11 6 (10.17%) BDD
12 5 (8.47%) Web Application Development
12 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
12 5 (8.47%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (8.47%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 46 (77.97%) JavaScript
3 18 (30.51%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.47%) XQuery
4 5 (8.47%) XPath
4 5 (8.47%) F#
5 3 (5.08%) VBScript
5 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.39%) C++
6 2 (3.39%) Java
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle
3 6 (10.17%) Sybase
4 5 (8.47%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Twitter
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