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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 73 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.02% 1.34% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.16% 3.38% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 24
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £58,500
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
553 503 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.68% 39.51% 46.11%
Number of salaries quoted 263 294 384
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (92.00%) C#
2 46 (92.00%) ASP.NET
3 44 (88.00%) SQL Server
4 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (64.00%) JavaScript
6 31 (62.00%) MVC
7 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
7 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (48.00%) HTML
9 23 (46.00%) CSS
10 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (44.00%) jQuery
11 20 (40.00%) .NET Framework
12 16 (32.00%) Xamarin
13 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
13 15 (30.00%) Web Development
14 14 (28.00%) Degree
14 14 (28.00%) SQL
14 14 (28.00%) RESTful
14 14 (28.00%) Computer Science
14 14 (28.00%) NoSQL
15 13 (26.00%) BDD
15 13 (26.00%) OO
15 13 (26.00%) TDD
16 12 (24.00%) Ruby
16 12 (24.00%) Code First Entity Framework
16 12 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 8 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.00%) NoSQL
3 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (4.00%) Big Data
6 2 (4.00%) Data Lake
6 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (98.00%) Developer
2 47 (94.00%) .NET Developer
3 27 (54.00%) C# Developer
4 26 (52.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (28.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (24.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 12 (24.00%) Web Developer
9 9 (18.00%) C# WCF Developer
9 9 (18.00%) C# Web Developer
9 9 (18.00%) WCF Developer
10 6 (12.00%) .NET Programmer
10 6 (12.00%) Programmer
11 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
12 4 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
13 3 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
14 2 (4.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (92.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (48.00%) HTML
5 23 (46.00%) CSS
6 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (44.00%) jQuery
7 20 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 14 (28.00%) RESTful
9 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 12 (24.00%) Code First Entity Framework
9 12 (24.00%) Entity Framework
9 12 (24.00%) Node.js
9 12 (24.00%) WPF
10 11 (22.00%) Web Services
11 10 (20.00%) Ajax
11 10 (20.00%) HTML5
11 10 (20.00%) XML
12 8 (16.00%) CSS3
12 8 (16.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) MVC
3 15 (30.00%) Web Development
4 13 (26.00%) BDD
4 13 (26.00%) OO
4 13 (26.00%) TDD
5 12 (24.00%) Web Application Development
6 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (22.00%) Mobile Development
7 8 (16.00%) DSDM
7 8 (16.00%) Extreme Programming
7 8 (16.00%) Scrum
7 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.00%) Android Development
9 3 (6.00%) OOP
10 2 (4.00%) Cross-Platform Development
10 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
10 2 (4.00%) SDLC
10 2 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) C#
2 32 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 12 (24.00%) Ruby
5 11 (22.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) HND
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) Xamarin
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Telerik