The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 86 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 27 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.15% 2.12% 3.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% 5.35% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 35
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
553 467 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.10% 39.64% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 277 283 428
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for WCF.

1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (95.24%) C#
3 39 (92.86%) SQL Server
4 37 (88.10%) ASP.NET
5 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (59.52%) MVC
7 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (40.48%) jQuery
10 16 (38.10%) HTML
10 16 (38.10%) CSS
10 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (35.71%) SQL
12 14 (33.33%) XML
12 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
13 12 (28.57%) NoSQL
13 12 (28.57%) Finance
14 11 (26.19%) TDD
14 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2014
14 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 11 (26.19%) Xamarin
14 11 (26.19%) Web Development
14 11 (26.19%) RESTful
15 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
15 10 (23.81%) Web Application Development
15 10 (23.81%) BDD
15 10 (23.81%) Node.js
15 10 (23.81%) Ruby
15 10 (23.81%) Web Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.81%) Node.js
2 8 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) InfoPath
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (11.90%) MySQL
5 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 33 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 17 (40.48%) C# Developer
4 16 (38.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (21.43%) .NET Web Developer
6 9 (21.43%) C# WCF Developer
6 9 (21.43%) WCF Developer
6 9 (21.43%) Web Developer
7 8 (19.05%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (11.90%) .NET Programmer
9 5 (11.90%) Programmer
10 3 (7.14%) Social Media Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
11 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
12 1 (2.38%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (88.10%) ASP.NET
3 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (40.48%) jQuery
5 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (38.10%) CSS
5 16 (38.10%) HTML
6 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 14 (33.33%) XML
7 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 11 (26.19%) RESTful
8 10 (23.81%) Web Services
9 9 (21.43%) HTML5
10 8 (19.05%) CSS3
10 8 (19.05%) Entity Framework
11 7 (16.67%) Code First Entity Framework
12 6 (14.29%) WPF
13 5 (11.90%) Ajax
13 5 (11.90%) Silverlight
14 4 (9.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) BBC
3 3 (7.14%) Social Media
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Android
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (59.52%) MVC
3 11 (26.19%) TDD
3 11 (26.19%) Web Development
4 10 (23.81%) BDD
4 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 10 (23.81%) Web Application Development
5 9 (21.43%) OO
5 9 (21.43%) Scrum
6 8 (19.05%) DSDM
6 8 (19.05%) Extreme Programming
7 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.90%) Android Development
8 5 (11.90%) Mobile Development
9 4 (9.52%) Change Control
9 4 (9.52%) Facilities Management
9 4 (9.52%) ITSM
9 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
9 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) C#
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (23.81%) Ruby
5 9 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Xamarin
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Apple
4 3 (7.14%) Facebook
4 3 (7.14%) Google
4 3 (7.14%) Sony
4 3 (7.14%) Yahoo!
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