The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 72 75 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -43
Permanent jobs citing WCF 36 18 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.60% 1.49% 6.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 3.51% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 38
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
666 513 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.09% 42.54% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 415 338 268
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Scotland

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 31 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 90 (95.74%) .NET
2 87 (92.55%) C#
3 74 (78.72%) ASP.NET
4 56 (59.57%) SQL Server
5 53 (56.38%) MVC
6 46 (48.94%) SQL
7 45 (47.87%) JavaScript
8 40 (42.55%) Windows
9 38 (40.43%) LINQ
10 35 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (36.17%) WPF
12 33 (35.11%) Microsoft
13 30 (31.91%) HTML
13 30 (31.91%) .NET Framework
14 28 (29.79%) TDD
15 27 (28.72%) jQuery
15 27 (28.72%) SQL Server 2012
16 24 (25.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 23 (24.47%) SQL Server 2008
18 22 (23.40%) Unit Testing
19 21 (22.34%) XML
20 20 (21.28%) UNIX
20 20 (21.28%) Relational Database
21 19 (20.21%) CSS
21 19 (20.21%) WinForms
21 19 (20.21%) Shell Script
22 18 (19.15%) Scrum
22 18 (19.15%) Visual Studio
23 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
23 17 (18.09%) SQL Server 2005

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (12.77%) Node.js
2 11 (11.70%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (7.45%) IIS
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.06%) Apache
6 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Intranet
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) Firewall
3 1 (1.06%) X.509
3 1 (1.06%) SSL
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (59.57%) SQL Server
2 27 (28.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (24.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (21.28%) Relational Database
5 17 (18.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 11 (11.70%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (4.26%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
10 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.06%) QlikView
11 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (19.15%) Visual Studio
2 15 (15.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.13%) NUnit
4 2 (2.13%) Moq
General
1 16 (17.02%) Banking
1 16 (17.02%) Investment Banking
2 12 (12.77%) Games
3 7 (7.45%) Finance
4 4 (4.26%) Front Office
4 4 (4.26%) Retail
5 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (81.91%) Developer
2 40 (42.55%) C# Developer
3 39 (41.49%) .NET Developer
4 20 (21.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (15.96%) Senior Developer
5 15 (15.96%) WPF Developer
6 13 (13.83%) Software Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Software Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (9.57%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (6.38%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (5.32%) Programmer
12 4 (4.26%) Analyst Programmer
12 4 (4.26%) Analyst
12 4 (4.26%) Front Office Developer
13 3 (3.19%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (95.74%) .NET
2 74 (78.72%) ASP.NET
3 38 (40.43%) LINQ
4 35 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (36.17%) WPF
6 30 (31.91%) HTML
6 30 (31.91%) .NET Framework
7 27 (28.72%) jQuery
8 24 (25.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 21 (22.34%) XML
10 19 (20.21%) CSS
10 19 (20.21%) WinForms
11 16 (17.02%) HTML5
12 12 (12.77%) XSLT
12 12 (12.77%) Silverlight
12 12 (12.77%) Ninject
12 12 (12.77%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (10.64%) Web Services
13 10 (10.64%) Ajax
13 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) iPhone
1 12 (12.77%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.26%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (4.26%) Derivative
3 3 (3.19%) EPoS
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.06%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 40 (42.55%) Windows
2 20 (21.28%) UNIX
3 12 (12.77%) Android
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (56.38%) MVC
2 28 (29.79%) TDD
3 22 (23.40%) Unit Testing
4 18 (19.15%) Scrum
5 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (17.02%) Dependency Injection
7 15 (15.96%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (12.77%) MVVM
8 12 (12.77%) Domain-Driven Design
8 12 (12.77%) Web Application Development
9 9 (9.57%) Workflow
9 9 (9.57%) Data Management
9 9 (9.57%) OOD
10 8 (8.51%) OO
11 6 (6.38%) RAD
11 6 (6.38%) Asset Management
11 6 (6.38%) Kanban
11 6 (6.38%) Waterfall
12 5 (5.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 87 (92.55%) C#
2 46 (48.94%) SQL
3 45 (47.87%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.21%) Shell Script
5 11 (11.70%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.57%) VBScript
7 4 (4.26%) Java
7 4 (4.26%) C++
8 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.06%) R
10 1 (1.06%) F#
10 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.13%) OCP
3 2 (2.13%) OCA
4 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.06%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 33 (35.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.83%) Oracle
3 12 (12.77%) Google
4 3 (3.19%) Sybase
5 1 (1.06%) Vertica
5 1 (1.06%) Twitter
5 1 (1.06%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) Informatica
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago