Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 104 118
Rank change year-on-year -3 +14 -18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 42 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.85% 1.63% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.25% 3.57% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 35
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -5.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £49,500
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 Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 988 981 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 43.41% 45.56% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 614 530 627
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £31,413 £28,750 £28,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Glasgow

WCF
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for WCF in Glasgow

WCF
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for WCF.

1 42 (100.00%) C#
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 34 (80.95%) MVC
3 34 (80.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 30 (71.43%) CSS
4 30 (71.43%) HTML
5 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
6 24 (57.14%) AngularJS
7 23 (54.76%) React
7 23 (54.76%) Ember.js
8 22 (52.38%) CSS3
8 22 (52.38%) JSON
8 22 (52.38%) Dojo
8 22 (52.38%) SVG
9 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
11 10 (23.81%) TDD
12 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
12 9 (21.43%) SQL
12 9 (21.43%) BDD
13 8 (19.05%) Entity Framework
13 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
14 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 7 (16.67%) Node.js
15 6 (14.29%) Facebook
15 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
15 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.76%) CouchDB
4 2 (4.76%) DocumentDB
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) PhantomJS
General
1 6 (14.29%) Advertising
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
2 27 (64.29%) C# Developer
3 26 (61.90%) Senior Developer
4 24 (57.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 23 (54.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 22 (52.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 15 (35.71%) .NET Developer
8 5 (11.90%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
9 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
10 2 (4.76%) Lead C# Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (2.38%) C# WPF Developer
11 1 (2.38%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 34 (80.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 30 (71.43%) CSS
4 30 (71.43%) HTML
5 24 (57.14%) AngularJS
6 23 (54.76%) Ember.js
6 23 (54.76%) React
7 22 (52.38%) CSS3
7 22 (52.38%) Dojo
7 22 (52.38%) JSON
7 22 (52.38%) SVG
8 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (19.05%) Entity Framework
10 7 (16.67%) Node.js
11 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (14.29%) Code First Entity Framework
11 6 (14.29%) RESTful
12 3 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) MVC
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) TDD
4 9 (21.43%) BDD
5 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 5 (11.90%) OO
6 5 (11.90%) SOLID
7 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.14%) API Development
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (7.14%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.76%) DevOps
9 2 (4.76%) Information Security
9 2 (4.76%) Mobile Development
9 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.76%) SOA
9 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) Ruby
5 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Facebook
3 3 (7.14%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle