Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 85 104
Rank change year-on-year -29 +19 +18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 38 66 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.93% 3.01% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% 6.59% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 57 16
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £56,250 £74,500 £45,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -

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 939 1,001 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.59% 45.62% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 676 660 456
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £29,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for WCF in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for WCF.

1 37 (97.37%) C#
2 36 (94.74%) .NET
3 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (81.58%) SQL
5 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
6 23 (60.53%) Web Services
6 23 (60.53%) Scrum
6 23 (60.53%) Banking
6 23 (60.53%) LINQ
7 14 (36.84%) Gherkin
7 14 (36.84%) Finance
7 14 (36.84%) OOP
7 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
7 14 (36.84%) TDD
7 14 (36.84%) Cucumber
8 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
9 10 (26.32%) MVC
9 10 (26.32%) WPF
9 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (23.68%) REST
10 9 (23.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
10 9 (23.68%) Asset Management
11 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (15.79%) SaaS
12 6 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (15.79%) CSS

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 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) SaaS
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.89%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (7.89%) CouchDB
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Cucumber
2 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (60.53%) Banking
2 14 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 33 (86.84%) .NET Developer
3 20 (52.63%) C# Developer
4 19 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (36.84%) Senior .NET Developer
5 14 (36.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 14 (36.84%) Senior C# Developer
5 14 (36.84%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Backend Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) LINQ
2 23 (60.53%) Web Services
3 14 (36.84%) Gherkin
4 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (26.32%) WPF
6 9 (23.68%) REST
7 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (15.79%) CSS
7 6 (15.79%) Ember.js
7 6 (15.79%) HTML
7 6 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
8 4 (10.53%) WinForms
9 3 (7.89%) Akka.NET
9 3 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) Scrum
3 14 (36.84%) OOP
3 14 (36.84%) TDD
4 10 (26.32%) MVC
5 9 (23.68%) Asset Management
5 9 (23.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.79%) SOLID
7 4 (10.53%) ERP
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.89%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.89%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) Information Security
8 3 (7.89%) Microservices
8 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.89%) SOA
8 3 (7.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) C#
2 31 (81.58%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Xamarin
2 3 (7.89%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft