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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 54 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 38 52 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.45% 4.33% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.16% 8.58% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 19
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,738 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
531 606 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.23% 50.42% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 363 356 267
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 £31,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 60 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (95.00%) .NET
3 52 (86.67%) JavaScript
4 51 (85.00%) ASP.NET
5 44 (73.33%) SQL Server
6 43 (71.67%) MVC
7 41 (68.33%) CSS
8 39 (65.00%) HTML
9 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (53.33%) TDD
11 30 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (41.67%) .NET Framework
13 23 (38.33%) Relational Database
14 22 (36.67%) WPF
14 22 (36.67%) Windows
15 21 (35.00%) jQuery
16 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
17 19 (31.67%) Web Services
18 17 (28.33%) Dependency Injection
19 16 (26.67%) SQL
20 15 (25.00%) HTML5
20 15 (25.00%) Degree
20 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
20 15 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 14 (23.33%) AOP
21 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
22 13 (21.67%) Scrum
22 13 (21.67%) WinForms
23 12 (20.00%) XML
23 12 (20.00%) LINQ

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 4 (6.67%) IIS
1 4 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.00%) Node.js
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (38.33%) Relational Database
3 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
8 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
9 2 (3.33%) Big Data
10 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.00%) Moq
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (8.33%) NUnit
5 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.33%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (76.67%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 13 (21.67%) .NET Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Programmer
5 6 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (5.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.00%) C# Programmer
7 2 (3.33%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (1.67%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (1.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (95.00%) .NET
2 51 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 41 (68.33%) CSS
4 39 (65.00%) HTML
5 30 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (41.67%) .NET Framework
7 22 (36.67%) WPF
8 21 (35.00%) jQuery
9 19 (31.67%) Web Services
10 15 (25.00%) HTML5
10 15 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (21.67%) WinForms
12 12 (20.00%) XML
12 12 (20.00%) NHibernate
12 12 (20.00%) LINQ
13 11 (18.33%) Spring.NET
13 11 (18.33%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (15.00%) XSLT
15 8 (13.33%) AngularJS
15 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.00%) N-Tier
5 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (6.67%) User Experience
7 3 (5.00%) iPhone
8 2 (3.33%) iPad
8 2 (3.33%) NHS
9 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) MVC
2 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (53.33%) TDD
4 17 (28.33%) Dependency Injection
5 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 14 (23.33%) AOP
7 13 (21.67%) Scrum
8 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
8 11 (18.33%) OOP
8 11 (18.33%) OO
9 10 (16.67%) Coaching
10 7 (11.67%) Web Development
10 7 (11.67%) Refactoring
11 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
11 6 (10.00%) SOA
12 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 5 (8.33%) OOD
12 5 (8.33%) Parallel Programming
12 5 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.67%) SQL
4 5 (8.33%) XQuery
4 5 (8.33%) XPath
4 5 (8.33%) F#
5 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.00%) C++
6 3 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.33%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Sybase
3 3 (5.00%) Google
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago