Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 17 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 7.14% 1.59% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.92% 8.33% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Aberdeen median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 26 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 26.53% 19.05% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 10
Aberdeen median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,475
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,475 £51,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Aberdeen

WCF
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for WCF in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for WCF.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Web Application Development
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) NoSQL
2 6 (85.71%) Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Node.js
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2016
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (85.71%) Code First Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Social Network
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) WinForms
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) MVVM
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) NoSQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) Code First Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Node.js
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) BDD
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
1 6 (85.71%) Web Application Development
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL