Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 92 127
Rank change year-on-year -49 +35 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 52 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.30% 2.10% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 5.50% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 46 13
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,500 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.98% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £26,350
90th Percentile £43,750 £55,000 £52,500
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 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 973 946 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.46% 38.24% 29.92%
Number of salaries quoted 619 612 515
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,200
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Edinburgh

WCF
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for WCF in Edinburgh

WCF
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WCF.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) IIS
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) WPF
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) ES6
7 1 (12.50%) Babel
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) React
7 1 (12.50%) webpack
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks

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 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (12.50%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Babel
2 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (12.50%) Moq
2 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Trac
2 1 (12.50%) webpack
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Enzyme
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Jest
5 1 (12.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) Redux
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ES6
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft