The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 128 111 83
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -28
Permanent jobs citing WCF 34 48 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.18% 1.51% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.22% 4.07% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 84
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1055 1179 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.68% 37.09% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 636 730 1072
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

WCF
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Scotland region.

WCF Salary Trend in Scotland

WCF
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Scotland

WCF
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -19 21 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Edinburgh +3 10 £28,500 -28.75% 2
West Lothian +1 1 £50,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £40,000 -
Fife - 1 - -
WCF
UK

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WCF.

1 56 (98.25%) .NET
2 55 (96.49%) C#
3 47 (82.46%) SQL Server
4 45 (78.95%) ASP.NET
5 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
6 32 (56.14%) MVC
6 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
8 24 (42.11%) SQL
9 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (36.84%) .NET Framework
11 20 (35.09%) HTML
11 20 (35.09%) CSS
12 18 (31.58%) XML
12 18 (31.58%) Degree
13 17 (29.82%) Web Services
14 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (26.32%) jQuery
15 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
16 14 (24.56%) VB.NET
16 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (24.56%) Entity Framework
17 12 (21.05%) REST
17 12 (21.05%) WPF
17 12 (21.05%) Windows
18 11 (19.30%) OO
18 11 (19.30%) SOAP
18 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
18 11 (19.30%) TDD
18 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.04%) Node.js
3 5 (8.77%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (8.77%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) InfoPath
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (82.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.53%) MySQL
6 3 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) MSTest
5 1 (1.75%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.75%) NUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 37 (64.91%) .NET Developer
3 16 (28.07%) C# Developer
4 14 (24.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) .NET Web Developer
5 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Web Developer
6 7 (12.28%) .NET Programmer
6 7 (12.28%) Applications Support
6 7 (12.28%) Programmer
6 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
7 6 (10.53%) C# WCF Developer
7 6 (10.53%) WCF Developer
8 5 (8.77%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Social Media Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (98.25%) .NET
2 45 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (36.84%) .NET Framework
5 20 (35.09%) CSS
5 20 (35.09%) HTML
6 18 (31.58%) XML
7 17 (29.82%) Web Services
8 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (26.32%) jQuery
10 14 (24.56%) Entity Framework
11 12 (21.05%) REST
11 12 (21.05%) WPF
12 11 (19.30%) SOAP
13 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 9 (15.79%) RESTful
14 8 (14.04%) Ajax
15 7 (12.28%) HTML5
16 6 (10.53%) CSS3
17 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.77%) BBC
3 5 (8.77%) Social Media
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.02%) Android
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (56.14%) MVC
2 11 (19.30%) OO
2 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
2 11 (19.30%) TDD
2 11 (19.30%) Web Development
3 10 (17.54%) Scrum
4 8 (14.04%) BDD
4 8 (14.04%) Web Application Development
5 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.28%) SDLC
6 6 (10.53%) ITSM
6 6 (10.53%) Service Management
6 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.77%) DSDM
7 5 (8.77%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (8.77%) Mobile Development
8 4 (7.02%) Android Development
8 4 (7.02%) Facilities Management
8 4 (7.02%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) C#
2 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
3 24 (42.11%) SQL
4 14 (24.56%) VB.NET
5 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 8 (14.04%) Ruby
7 6 (10.53%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.75%) Java
9 1 (1.75%) PHP
9 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) Xamarin
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Sage
4 5 (8.77%) Apple
4 5 (8.77%) Facebook
4 5 (8.77%) Google
4 5 (8.77%) Sony
4 5 (8.77%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.75%) MuleSoft
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