The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 17.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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 West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 45.16% 32.00% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 16
Median salary £44,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian 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 West Lothian

WCF
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

WCF Salary Trend in West Lothian

WCF
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for WCF.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft