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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.61% 7.74% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.45% 17.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
67 69 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 44.08% 44.52% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 30 52 31
Average salary £34,750 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.94% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
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 31 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Belfast

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) WPF
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (31.25%) Banking
5 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) C++
6 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (18.75%) Silverlight
7 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 3 (18.75%) HNC
7 3 (18.75%) HND
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) OLTP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) OLTP
2 2 (12.50%) OLAP
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) WPF
3 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (18.75%) Silverlight
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) LINQ
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) HNC
2 3 (18.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase
Belfast, County Antrim
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