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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 116 125 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -31
Permanent jobs citing WCF 45 41 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.57% 1.32% 2.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 3.70% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 73
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
1057 1109 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.88% 35.58% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 556 687 1055
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +10 38 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Edinburgh -5 7 £40,000 - 4
WCF
UK

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 71 (97.26%) C#
2 70 (95.89%) .NET
3 63 (86.30%) SQL Server
4 58 (79.45%) ASP.NET
5 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (52.05%) Microsoft
6 38 (52.05%) MVC
7 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
8 28 (38.36%) .NET Framework
8 28 (38.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (36.99%) SQL
10 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (32.88%) HTML
11 24 (32.88%) CSS
12 22 (30.14%) jQuery
13 21 (28.77%) Degree
14 20 (27.40%) Web Services
14 20 (27.40%) XML
15 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
15 19 (26.03%) Xamarin
16 18 (24.66%) Entity Framework
17 17 (23.29%) Enterprise Software
17 17 (23.29%) Finance
17 17 (23.29%) VB.NET
17 17 (23.29%) TDD
18 16 (21.92%) Team Foundation Server
19 15 (20.55%) Computer Science
19 15 (20.55%) BDD
19 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
20 14 (19.18%) NoSQL

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 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.96%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.48%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) InfoPath
3 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (86.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.18%) NoSQL
3 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (13.70%) MySQL
5 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.11%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.70%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.11%) JIRA
4 3 (4.11%) Selenium
4 3 (4.11%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.37%) JUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Automotive
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 58 (79.45%) Developer
2 49 (67.12%) .NET Developer
3 29 (39.73%) C# Developer
4 26 (35.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (17.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (16.44%) Programmer
8 11 (15.07%) .NET Programmer
9 10 (13.70%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (13.70%) C# WCF Developer
9 10 (13.70%) WCF Developer
9 10 (13.70%) Web Developer
10 8 (10.96%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (9.59%) Applications Support
11 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
12 4 (5.48%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Analyst Programmer
13 3 (4.11%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (95.89%) .NET
2 58 (79.45%) ASP.NET
3 28 (38.36%) .NET Framework
3 28 (38.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (32.88%) CSS
5 24 (32.88%) HTML
6 22 (30.14%) jQuery
7 20 (27.40%) Web Services
7 20 (27.40%) XML
8 18 (24.66%) Entity Framework
9 14 (19.18%) WPF
10 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 13 (17.81%) RESTful
11 12 (16.44%) Code First Entity Framework
11 12 (16.44%) Node.js
12 11 (15.07%) REST
13 10 (13.70%) Ajax
13 10 (13.70%) HTML5
13 10 (13.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (20.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) iPad
5 1 (1.37%) NHS
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) Android
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.05%) MVC
3 17 (23.29%) TDD
4 15 (20.55%) BDD
5 13 (17.81%) Scrum
5 13 (17.81%) Web Development
6 12 (16.44%) Software Engineering
6 12 (16.44%) Web Application Development
7 11 (15.07%) E-Commerce
7 11 (15.07%) OO
8 9 (12.33%) Android Development
8 9 (12.33%) Mobile Development
9 8 (10.96%) DSDM
9 8 (10.96%) Extreme Programming
10 7 (9.59%) SDLC
11 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.85%) ITSM
11 5 (6.85%) Service Management
12 3 (4.11%) CRM
12 3 (4.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 71 (97.26%) C#
2 33 (45.21%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.99%) SQL
4 17 (23.29%) VB.NET
5 12 (16.44%) Ruby
6 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.37%) Java
9 1 (1.37%) PHP
9 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.37%) XAML
9 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (52.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.03%) Xamarin
3 10 (13.70%) Oracle
4 6 (8.22%) Sage
5 1 (1.37%) MuleSoft
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