The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 91 103 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -59
Permanent jobs citing WCF 87 63 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.34% 1.92% 4.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.87% 5.06% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72 53 95
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1481 1246 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.82% 38.00% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 985 850 873
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,650 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -2 42 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Glasgow +9 40 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Aberdeen +5 3 £39,500 -1.25% 1
Fife - 1 £41,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £37,500 -
WCF
UK

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 182 (97.33%) .NET
2 159 (85.03%) C#
3 135 (72.19%) ASP.NET
4 114 (60.96%) JavaScript
5 105 (56.15%) MVC
6 99 (52.94%) SQL Server
7 91 (48.66%) SQL
8 81 (43.32%) HTML
9 70 (37.43%) jQuery
9 70 (37.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 68 (36.36%) CSS
11 62 (33.16%) .NET Framework
12 61 (32.62%) Windows
12 61 (32.62%) Microsoft
13 60 (32.09%) WPF
14 53 (28.34%) TDD
15 46 (24.60%) LINQ
16 41 (21.93%) WinForms
17 35 (18.72%) Software Engineering
18 34 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 33 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
19 33 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
20 32 (17.11%) Unit Testing
21 31 (16.58%) Visual Studio
22 30 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
22 30 (16.04%) SQL Server 2012
23 29 (15.51%) Silverlight
23 29 (15.51%) Scrum
24 27 (14.44%) Relational Database
25 24 (12.83%) Continuous Integration

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 17 (9.09%) Node.js
2 14 (7.49%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.74%) IIS
5 6 (3.21%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (3.21%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.53%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.07%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) Intranet
2 2 (1.07%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) X.509
3 1 (0.53%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
3 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 33 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (16.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (14.44%) Relational Database
5 19 (10.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 11 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (4.28%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.21%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.67%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.60%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.60%) DTS
14 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 33 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (16.58%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.95%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.28%) NUnit
5 6 (3.21%) MSTest
5 6 (3.21%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.60%) Subversion
6 3 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.07%) Moq
8 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (10.16%) Finance
2 17 (9.09%) Banking
3 16 (8.56%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.88%) Games
5 5 (2.67%) Advertising
6 4 (2.14%) Front Office
6 4 (2.14%) Retail
7 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 138 (73.80%) Developer
2 55 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 45 (24.06%) C# Developer
4 43 (22.99%) Software Developer
5 26 (13.90%) Software Engineer
6 24 (12.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 21 (11.23%) Senior Developer
9 19 (10.16%) Programmer
10 15 (8.02%) WPF Developer
11 14 (7.49%) Analyst Programmer
11 14 (7.49%) Analyst
12 13 (6.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (4.81%) C# Programmer
13 9 (4.81%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (4.81%) Senior .NET Developer
14 8 (4.28%) Senior C# Developer
14 8 (4.28%) ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (3.21%) C# Software Developer
15 6 (3.21%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (97.33%) .NET
2 135 (72.19%) ASP.NET
3 81 (43.32%) HTML
4 70 (37.43%) jQuery
4 70 (37.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 68 (36.36%) CSS
6 62 (33.16%) .NET Framework
7 60 (32.09%) WPF
8 46 (24.60%) LINQ
9 41 (21.93%) WinForms
10 34 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 29 (15.51%) Silverlight
12 24 (12.83%) HTML5
13 23 (12.30%) Ajax
13 23 (12.30%) XML
14 20 (10.70%) NHibernate
14 20 (10.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (10.16%) AngularJS
15 19 (10.16%) Web Services
16 16 (8.56%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.42%) N-Tier
1 12 (6.42%) Mobile App
2 11 (5.88%) iPhone
3 6 (3.21%) Social Media
3 6 (3.21%) BBC
4 5 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.14%) Derivative
5 4 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.60%) EPoS
7 2 (1.07%) GIS
7 2 (1.07%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 61 (32.62%) Windows
2 20 (10.70%) UNIX
3 14 (7.49%) Android
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (56.15%) MVC
2 53 (28.34%) TDD
3 35 (18.72%) Software Engineering
4 32 (17.11%) Unit Testing
5 30 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (15.51%) Scrum
7 24 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (11.23%) Dependency Injection
8 21 (11.23%) OO
9 19 (10.16%) Web Application Development
10 14 (7.49%) CRM
11 12 (6.42%) MVVM
12 11 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
12 11 (5.88%) Workflow
12 11 (5.88%) OOD
13 10 (5.35%) AOP
13 10 (5.35%) Multithreading
14 9 (4.81%) Waterfall
14 9 (4.81%) Data Management
15 8 (4.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 159 (85.03%) C#
2 114 (60.96%) JavaScript
3 91 (48.66%) SQL
4 20 (10.70%) T-SQL
5 19 (10.16%) Shell Script
6 11 (5.88%) Java
7 10 (5.35%) F#
8 9 (4.81%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.81%) C++
8 9 (4.81%) VBScript
9 6 (3.21%) Ruby
10 5 (2.67%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.07%) C
12 1 (0.53%) VB
12 1 (0.53%) R
12 1 (0.53%) Python
12 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (8.02%) Degree
2 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.07%) OCP
4 2 (1.07%) OCA
5 1 (0.53%) HND
5 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.49%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (0.53%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 61 (32.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.63%) Google
3 15 (8.02%) Oracle
4 9 (4.81%) Twitter
5 7 (3.74%) Facebook
6 6 (3.21%) Yahoo!
6 6 (3.21%) Apple
6 6 (3.21%) Sony
7 3 (1.60%) Sybase
8 2 (1.07%) ESRI
9 1 (0.53%) Informatica
9 1 (0.53%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.53%) SAP
9 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.53%) Vertica
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