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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 76 82
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.00% 2.72% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 5.85% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 13
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 528 598 488
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 43.89% 46.54% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 339 263 280
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 37 (100.00%) C#
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (94.59%) ASP.NET
3 32 (86.49%) MVC
3 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (72.97%) .NET Framework
5 19 (51.35%) CSS
5 19 (51.35%) HTML
5 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
7 16 (43.24%) NoSQL
7 16 (43.24%) CSS3
7 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
8 15 (40.54%) Ember.js
8 15 (40.54%) React
8 15 (40.54%) JSON
8 15 (40.54%) Dojo
8 15 (40.54%) SVG
9 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2016
11 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 12 (32.43%) Code First Entity Framework
11 12 (32.43%) Web Application Development
11 12 (32.43%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (32.43%) Node.js
11 12 (32.43%) Facebook
11 12 (32.43%) BDD
11 12 (32.43%) Entity Framework
11 12 (32.43%) RESTful

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 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (43.24%) NoSQL
3 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (10.81%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.70%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (32.43%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 19 (51.35%) .NET Developer
3 18 (48.65%) Senior Developer
4 16 (43.24%) C# Developer
4 16 (43.24%) Senior C# Developer
5 15 (40.54%) Full Stack Developer
5 15 (40.54%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 5 (13.51%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Chief Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Chief Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (94.59%) ASP.NET
3 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (72.97%) .NET Framework
5 19 (51.35%) CSS
5 19 (51.35%) HTML
6 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
6 16 (43.24%) CSS3
7 15 (40.54%) Dojo
7 15 (40.54%) Ember.js
7 15 (40.54%) JSON
7 15 (40.54%) React
7 15 (40.54%) SVG
8 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 12 (32.43%) Code First Entity Framework
9 12 (32.43%) Entity Framework
9 12 (32.43%) Node.js
9 12 (32.43%) RESTful
10 3 (8.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Smart City
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) MVC
2 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) BDD
3 12 (32.43%) TDD
3 12 (32.43%) Web Application Development
4 2 (5.41%) OO
4 2 (5.41%) SDLC
4 2 (5.41%) Workflow
4 2 (5.41%) Workflow Development
5 1 (2.70%) API Development
5 1 (2.70%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.70%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (2.70%) ERP
5 1 (2.70%) Kanban
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
5 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.70%) Scrum
5 1 (2.70%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 12 (32.43%) Ruby
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) MCP
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Facebook
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Nintex
3 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Telerik
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