The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 119 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
-29 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 44 92 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.41% 2.50% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 6.12% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 76 62
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £35,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
1144 1504 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.62% 40.87% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 733 1034 877
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Scotland

WCF
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -15 23 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Edinburgh -16 18 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Lothian - 3 £50,000 -
Aberdeen +21 1 £33,500 -15.18%
WCF
UK

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (93.14%) C#
3 89 (87.25%) MVC
4 83 (81.37%) SQL Server
4 83 (81.37%) ASP.NET
5 72 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (56.86%) JavaScript
6 58 (56.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (49.02%) TDD
8 49 (48.04%) .NET Framework
9 43 (42.16%) HTML
10 38 (37.25%) CSS
11 36 (35.29%) jQuery
12 34 (33.33%) Entity Framework
13 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
14 26 (25.49%) Git (software)
14 26 (25.49%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (24.51%) BDD
16 24 (23.53%) NoSQL
17 23 (22.55%) Software Engineering
18 22 (21.57%) SQL
19 21 (20.59%) Ruby
19 21 (20.59%) RESTful
19 21 (20.59%) Node.js
19 21 (20.59%) Web Application Development
20 20 (19.61%) SDLC
20 20 (19.61%) Web Services
21 19 (18.63%) OO
21 19 (18.63%) NHibernate
22 18 (17.65%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (20.59%) Node.js
2 5 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Intranet
1 2 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (81.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 18 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 12 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (10.78%) RDBMS
6 8 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.88%) MySQL
7 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.98%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.98%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.78%) Visual Studio
3 10 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.92%) Selenium
4 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (17.65%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Marketing
3 2 (1.96%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.98%) Local Government
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 90 (88.24%) Developer
2 49 (48.04%) .NET Developer
3 23 (22.55%) Senior Developer
4 17 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 15 (14.71%) C# Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Programmer
9 4 (3.92%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (2.94%) AWS Developer
11 2 (1.96%) Designer
11 2 (1.96%) Senior Designer
12 1 (0.98%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 83 (81.37%) ASP.NET
3 58 (56.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 49 (48.04%) .NET Framework
5 43 (42.16%) HTML
6 38 (37.25%) CSS
7 36 (35.29%) jQuery
8 34 (33.33%) Entity Framework
9 26 (25.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (20.59%) RESTful
11 20 (19.61%) Web Services
12 19 (18.63%) NHibernate
13 16 (15.69%) XML
13 16 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (14.71%) WPF
15 10 (9.80%) WinForms
15 10 (9.80%) HTML5
16 9 (8.82%) Castle Windsor
16 9 (8.82%) Spring.NET
17 8 (7.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) BBC
1 13 (12.75%) Computer Science
1 13 (12.75%) Social Media
2 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.88%) User Experience
4 4 (3.92%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) iPad
5 1 (0.98%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.71%) Windows
2 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (87.25%) MVC
2 72 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (49.02%) TDD
4 25 (24.51%) BDD
5 23 (22.55%) Software Engineering
6 21 (20.59%) Web Application Development
7 20 (19.61%) SDLC
8 19 (18.63%) OO
9 16 (15.69%) Unit Testing
10 14 (13.73%) Dependency Injection
10 14 (13.73%) AOP
11 12 (11.76%) Web Development
12 10 (9.80%) Scrum
12 10 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (8.82%) E-Commerce
14 8 (7.84%) Multithreading
15 5 (4.90%) UX Design
15 5 (4.90%) CRM
15 5 (4.90%) Data Management
15 5 (4.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 95 (93.14%) C#
2 58 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 22 (21.57%) SQL
4 21 (20.59%) Ruby
5 4 (3.92%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.96%) PHP
6 2 (1.96%) Java
7 1 (0.98%) XQuery
7 1 (0.98%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.75%) Apple
2 13 (12.75%) Sony
2 13 (12.75%) Yahoo!
2 13 (12.75%) Google
2 13 (12.75%) Facebook
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle
3 4 (3.92%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Payfont
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Payfont
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 15 days ago