Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 98 108
Rank change year-on-year +34 +10 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 116 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.07% 2.01% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.76% 4.47% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 109 46 49
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,000 £36,875 £32,400
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 1,078 1,029 1,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.16% 44.97% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 795 619 561
Glasgow median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 107 (92.24%) C#
2 106 (91.38%) .NET
3 95 (81.90%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (67.24%) ASP.NET
4 78 (67.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 76 (65.52%) MVC
6 75 (64.66%) SQL Server
6 75 (64.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 62 (53.45%) NoSQL
8 58 (50.00%) Node.js
9 53 (45.69%) TDD
10 51 (43.97%) SQL
10 51 (43.97%) Git (software)
11 43 (37.07%) RESTful
12 42 (36.21%) Ruby
12 42 (36.21%) BDD
12 42 (36.21%) Web Application Development
12 42 (36.21%) SQL Server 2016
12 42 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 33 (28.45%) HTML
13 33 (28.45%) JavaScript
14 27 (23.28%) WPF
15 26 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (21.55%) .NET Framework
17 24 (20.69%) AngularJS
17 24 (20.69%) Entity Framework
18 23 (19.83%) Banking
19 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
20 21 (18.10%) Web Services
20 21 (18.10%) Advertising

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 10 (8.62%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 19 (16.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (15.52%) Dynamics 365
3 16 (13.79%) npm
3 16 (13.79%) Office 365
4 7 (6.03%) SaaS
5 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.59%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) HTTP
2 1 (0.86%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (64.66%) SQL Server
2 62 (53.45%) NoSQL
3 42 (36.21%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.59%) Cosmos DB
5 3 (2.59%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 51 (43.97%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.79%) Babel
2 16 (13.79%) Log4Net
2 16 (13.79%) NUnit
2 16 (13.79%) Rhino Mocks
2 16 (13.79%) webpack
3 8 (6.90%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.72%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.86%) Moq
6 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (19.83%) Banking
2 21 (18.10%) Advertising
3 8 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 109 (93.97%) Developer
2 77 (66.38%) .NET Developer
3 27 (23.28%) C# Developer
4 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Developer
5 13 (11.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (7.76%) CRM Developer
6 9 (7.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (3.45%) SaaS Developer
9 3 (2.59%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (2.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.59%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (2.59%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.59%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.59%) Team Leader
10 2 (1.72%) Consultant
10 2 (1.72%) CRM Consultant
10 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Consultant
10 2 (1.72%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (1.72%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (91.38%) .NET
2 78 (67.24%) ASP.NET
2 78 (67.24%) ASP.NET Web API
3 75 (64.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 58 (50.00%) Node.js
5 43 (37.07%) RESTful
6 42 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 33 (28.45%) HTML
8 27 (23.28%) WPF
9 25 (21.55%) .NET Framework
10 24 (20.69%) AngularJS
10 24 (20.69%) Entity Framework
11 21 (18.10%) Web Services
12 19 (16.38%) Code First Entity Framework
13 17 (14.66%) CSS
13 17 (14.66%) JSON
13 17 (14.66%) React
13 17 (14.66%) XML
14 16 (13.79%) NHibernate
14 16 (13.79%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (7.76%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.59%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.86%) LIMS
5 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (81.90%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (65.52%) MVC
3 53 (45.69%) TDD
4 42 (36.21%) BDD
4 42 (36.21%) Web Application Development
5 26 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (17.24%) Microservices
7 19 (16.38%) CRM
7 19 (16.38%) Scrum
8 16 (13.79%) API Development
8 16 (13.79%) Collaborative Working
8 16 (13.79%) Open Source
9 12 (10.34%) SDLC
10 10 (8.62%) OOP
11 9 (7.76%) Web Development
12 8 (6.90%) Data Modelling
12 8 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (6.90%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.31%) Asset Management
13 5 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 107 (92.24%) C#
2 51 (43.97%) SQL
3 42 (36.21%) Ruby
4 33 (28.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.03%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.86%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.86%) VB
6 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.86%) VB6
6 1 (0.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (4.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) PMO
Vendors
1 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.38%) Facebook
3 3 (2.59%) Google