The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 19 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.19% 1.82% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 4.63% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 3
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +7.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 108 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 43.17% 39.27% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 47 70 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
County Antrim

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

WCF
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Belfast region.

WCF Salary Trend in Belfast

WCF
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Belfast

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) Degree
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (50.00%) CSS
4 11 (50.00%) MVC
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (45.45%) LINQ
5 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
5 10 (45.45%) jQuery
5 10 (45.45%) Time Management
5 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (45.45%) Ajax
5 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
6 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (36.36%) WPF
7 8 (36.36%) ADO.NET
7 8 (36.36%) Finance
8 7 (31.82%) Banking
9 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) Web Services
10 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
10 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
11 2 (9.09%) QA
11 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) OLAP
2 2 (9.09%) OLTP
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
1 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) MSTest
2 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.55%) Moq
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (86.36%) C# Developer
3 12 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
9 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (45.45%) LINQ
3 10 (45.45%) jQuery
3 10 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 10 (45.45%) Ajax
3 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 8 (36.36%) WPF
4 8 (36.36%) ADO.NET
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.55%) HTML5
6 1 (4.55%) HTML
6 1 (4.55%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP
6 1 (4.55%) RESTful
6 1 (4.55%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) BDD
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Kanban
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago