Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 15 22
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +23
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 12.79% 4.88% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.00% 20.00% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Aberdeen median annual salary £32,500 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -22.00% +43.88%
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 29.07% 24.39% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 18
Aberdeen median annual salary £32,500 £43,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.29% +4.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,700 £29,075
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £48,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 November 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for WCF.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 11 (100.00%) Node.js
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2016
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (90.91%) Code First Entity Framework
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (90.91%) Web Application Development
2 10 (90.91%) RESTful
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
2 10 (90.91%) Ruby
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
2 10 (90.91%) Social Network
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) OO
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) WPF

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 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 11 (100.00%) Node.js
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (90.91%) Code First Entity Framework
2 10 (90.91%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) LINQ
3 1 (9.09%) React
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) OO
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree