Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 105 121
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16 -37
Permanent jobs citing WCF 65 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.96% 1.00% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.48% 2.44% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 16 33
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £45,000 £49,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £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 1,003 779 1,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 45.74% 40.98% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 666 460 605
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,475 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (98.46%) C#
3 61 (93.85%) ASP.NET
4 52 (80.00%) MVC
5 51 (78.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (70.77%) .NET Framework
7 41 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (63.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (47.69%) Git (software)
8 31 (47.69%) SQL Server
8 31 (47.69%) NoSQL
9 29 (44.62%) HTML
9 29 (44.62%) TDD
10 28 (43.08%) CSS
11 27 (41.54%) BDD
12 26 (40.00%) Entity Framework
13 25 (38.46%) Node.js
14 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
14 24 (36.92%) Web Application Development
15 23 (35.38%) AngularJS
15 23 (35.38%) React
15 23 (35.38%) SQL Server 2016
15 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 23 (35.38%) Ruby
15 23 (35.38%) RESTful
16 21 (32.31%) JSON
16 21 (32.31%) Ember.js
17 20 (30.77%) CSS3
17 20 (30.77%) Dojo
17 20 (30.77%) SVG

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 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.31%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (10.77%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.54%) npm
4 1 (1.54%) Office 365
4 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (47.69%) NoSQL
1 31 (47.69%) SQL Server
2 23 (35.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (12.31%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (12.31%) Cosmos DB
3 8 (12.31%) CouchDB
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (47.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) Babel
3 1 (1.54%) Log4Net
3 1 (1.54%) NUnit
3 1 (1.54%) PhantomJS
3 1 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.54%) webpack
General
1 17 (26.15%) Advertising
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (90.77%) Developer
2 37 (56.92%) .NET Developer
3 27 (41.54%) Senior Developer
4 25 (38.46%) C# Developer
5 22 (33.85%) Senior C# Developer
6 21 (32.31%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (30.77%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 9 (13.85%) Software Developer
9 8 (12.31%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (10.77%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
12 5 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
12 5 (7.69%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
13 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
14 2 (3.08%) Lead Developer
14 2 (3.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Developer
15 1 (1.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 1 (1.54%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (93.85%) ASP.NET
3 51 (78.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 46 (70.77%) .NET Framework
5 41 (63.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (44.62%) HTML
7 28 (43.08%) CSS
8 26 (40.00%) Entity Framework
9 25 (38.46%) Node.js
10 23 (35.38%) AngularJS
10 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 23 (35.38%) React
10 23 (35.38%) RESTful
11 21 (32.31%) Ember.js
11 21 (32.31%) JSON
12 20 (30.77%) CSS3
12 20 (30.77%) Dojo
12 20 (30.77%) SVG
13 17 (26.15%) Code First Entity Framework
14 9 (13.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.23%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (80.00%) MVC
2 41 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (44.62%) TDD
4 27 (41.54%) BDD
5 24 (36.92%) Web Application Development
6 14 (21.54%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (16.92%) SOLID
8 9 (13.85%) Microservices
9 8 (12.31%) Analytics
9 8 (12.31%) Data Analytics
9 8 (12.31%) Multithreading
9 8 (12.31%) SOA
10 7 (10.77%) Concurrent Programming
10 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.77%) DevOps
10 7 (10.77%) Information Security
10 7 (10.77%) OO
10 7 (10.77%) Scrum
10 7 (10.77%) Workflow
11 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) C#
2 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
3 23 (35.38%) Ruby
4 17 (26.15%) SQL
5 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.08%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Facebook
2 7 (10.77%) Google
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle