Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 18 24
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.27% 5.88% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 17.24% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
West Lothian median annual salary - £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.98% -21.25%
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 West Lothian with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 39 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 44.32% 34.12% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 34
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,450 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £52,125
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in West Lothian

WCF
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in West Lothian.

Salary trend for WCF in West Lothian

WCF
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -7 1 - -
WCF
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Delphi
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Delphi
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree