Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 150 142
Rank change year-on-year +60 -8 -46
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 6 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.57% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median annual salary £51,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.44% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £50,350 £36,250 £33,250
90th Percentile £53,450 £52,500 £43,750
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% -25.00% +11.11%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 529 1,050 1,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 45.37% 38.07% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 285 662 640
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Edinburgh

WCF
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WCF in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for WCF in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WCF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Azure
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (25.00%) AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) API Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware