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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 10 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.57% 5.88% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 8.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
Scotland

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
18 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 51.43% 66.67% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 7
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Livingston +4 2 £38,750 +14.81% 1
WCF
Scotland

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) MySQL
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (14.29%) PLINQ
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SSDT
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 1 (14.29%) WinForms
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) COM
6 1 (14.29%) WPF
6 1 (14.29%) LINQ
6 1 (14.29%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (14.29%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
Livingston, West Lothian
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago