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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 99 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 13 41 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.95% 3.83% 4.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% 8.18% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 41
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
541 501 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.58% 46.78% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 319 338 366
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (97.30%) SQL Server
2 36 (97.30%) C#
3 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
4 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (64.86%) MVC
5 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (54.05%) OO
7 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
7 18 (48.65%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 17 (45.95%) RESTful
8 17 (45.95%) TDD
9 16 (43.24%) Sony
9 16 (43.24%) BBC
9 16 (43.24%) Yahoo!
9 16 (43.24%) Google
9 16 (43.24%) Ruby
9 16 (43.24%) Apple
9 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
9 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (43.24%) Social Media
9 16 (43.24%) BDD
9 16 (43.24%) NoSQL
9 16 (43.24%) Node.js
9 16 (43.24%) Facebook
9 16 (43.24%) Web Application Development
10 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
11 12 (32.43%) SQL
11 12 (32.43%) Xamarin

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (43.24%) Node.js
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (97.30%) SQL Server
2 18 (48.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (43.24%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.11%) MySQL
5 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 32 (86.49%) .NET Developer
3 16 (43.24%) Social Media Developer
4 7 (18.92%) .NET Programmer
4 7 (18.92%) Programmer
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
3 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 17 (45.95%) RESTful
5 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (29.73%) Web Services
7 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
7 10 (27.03%) jQuery
8 8 (21.62%) WPF
9 7 (18.92%) Silverlight
10 5 (13.51%) CSS
10 5 (13.51%) HTML
11 3 (8.11%) Ajax
11 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (8.11%) XML
12 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
12 2 (5.41%) LINQ
12 2 (5.41%) REST
12 2 (5.41%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) BBC
1 16 (43.24%) Social Media
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) iPad
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Android
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (64.86%) MVC
2 20 (54.05%) OO
3 17 (45.95%) TDD
4 16 (43.24%) BDD
4 16 (43.24%) Web Application Development
5 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
6 7 (18.92%) Android Development
7 3 (8.11%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.41%) Change Control
8 2 (5.41%) Facilities Management
8 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL
8 2 (5.41%) ITSM
8 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) Service Management
9 1 (2.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) C#
2 16 (43.24%) Ruby
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) Apple
2 16 (43.24%) Facebook
2 16 (43.24%) Google
2 16 (43.24%) Sony
2 16 (43.24%) Yahoo!
3 12 (32.43%) Xamarin
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
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