Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 99 119
Rank change year-on-year +44 +20 -34
Permanent jobs citing WCF 137 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.59% 1.80% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.62% 4.19% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 128 35 42
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £52,500 £56,250
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 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 1,179 860 1,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 48.10% 43.11% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 885 531 589
Glasgow median annual salary £48,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for WCF.

1 127 (92.70%) .NET
2 125 (91.24%) C#
3 109 (79.56%) ASP.NET
4 104 (75.91%) MVC
5 102 (74.45%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (74.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 101 (73.72%) ASP.NET Web API
7 85 (62.04%) NoSQL
8 77 (56.20%) Node.js
9 75 (54.74%) SQL Server
10 69 (50.36%) Git (software)
11 62 (45.26%) TDD
12 59 (43.07%) BDD
12 59 (43.07%) Web Application Development
13 58 (42.34%) SQL Server 2016
13 58 (42.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 58 (42.34%) RESTful
13 58 (42.34%) Ruby
14 50 (36.50%) .NET Framework
15 45 (32.85%) SQL
16 42 (30.66%) HTML
17 41 (29.93%) JavaScript
18 39 (28.47%) Entity Framework
19 37 (27.01%) Business Intelligence
20 34 (24.82%) React
21 33 (24.09%) AngularJS
22 31 (22.63%) Microsoft Azure
23 30 (21.90%) JSON
23 30 (21.90%) Advertising
24 29 (21.17%) Facebook

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 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 19 (13.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (15.33%) npm
3 20 (14.60%) Dynamics 365
4 19 (13.87%) Office 365
5 8 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (5.84%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (5.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.11%) HTTP
2 2 (1.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (62.04%) NoSQL
2 75 (54.74%) SQL Server
3 58 (42.34%) SQL Server 2016
4 8 (5.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (5.84%) Cosmos DB
4 8 (5.84%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 69 (50.36%) Git (software)
2 21 (15.33%) Babel
2 21 (15.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (15.33%) webpack
3 19 (13.87%) Log4Net
3 19 (13.87%) NUnit
4 5 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.46%) Moq
General
1 30 (21.90%) Advertising
2 10 (7.30%) Banking
3 1 (0.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 132 (96.35%) Developer
2 89 (64.96%) .NET Developer
3 26 (18.98%) C# Developer
4 19 (13.87%) Full Stack Developer
5 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Developer
6 13 (9.49%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.03%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (8.03%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 9 (6.57%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.84%) CRM Developer
9 8 (5.84%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 6 (4.38%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (2.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Team Leader
12 3 (2.19%) Software Team Leader
13 2 (1.46%) Development Team Leader
13 2 (1.46%) Lead Developer
13 2 (1.46%) Senior .NET Developer
13 2 (1.46%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 2 (1.46%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (92.70%) .NET
2 109 (79.56%) ASP.NET
3 102 (74.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 101 (73.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 77 (56.20%) Node.js
6 58 (42.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 58 (42.34%) RESTful
7 50 (36.50%) .NET Framework
8 42 (30.66%) HTML
9 39 (28.47%) Entity Framework
10 34 (24.82%) React
11 33 (24.09%) AngularJS
12 30 (21.90%) JSON
13 29 (21.17%) Code First Entity Framework
14 23 (16.79%) CSS
15 21 (15.33%) Enzyme
15 21 (15.33%) Jest
15 21 (15.33%) Redux
16 19 (13.87%) XHTML
16 19 (13.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.17%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.57%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.38%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (75.91%) MVC
2 102 (74.45%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (45.26%) TDD
4 59 (43.07%) BDD
4 59 (43.07%) Web Application Development
5 37 (27.01%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (19.71%) Microservices
7 22 (16.06%) API Development
8 19 (13.87%) Collaborative Working
8 19 (13.87%) CRM
8 19 (13.87%) Open Source
9 10 (7.30%) Data Modelling
9 10 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (7.30%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.57%) Scrum
10 9 (6.57%) SDLC
11 8 (5.84%) Data Analytics
11 8 (5.84%) SOA
11 8 (5.84%) SOLID
11 8 (5.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 125 (91.24%) C#
2 58 (42.34%) Ruby
3 45 (32.85%) SQL
4 41 (29.93%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.19%) TypeScript
5 3 (2.19%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.46%) ES6
7 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (2.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (21.17%) Facebook
2 21 (15.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.11%) Google