The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.08% 1.19% 4.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.86% 2.78% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 39.55% 42.86% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 60 16 30
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -9.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Belfast

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for WCF.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) HTML
3 14 (70.00%) CSS
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
4 13 (65.00%) HTML5
5 11 (55.00%) Apache Cordova
5 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (50.00%) CSS3
7 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (25.00%) MVC
11 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (20.00%) SQL
11 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 4 (20.00%) Web Services
11 4 (20.00%) Windows
11 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
12 3 (15.00%) jQuery
12 3 (15.00%) OOP
12 3 (15.00%) SOA
12 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
13 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET
13 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
13 2 (10.00%) WPF

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 8 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Sitefinity
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) OLAP
2 1 (5.00%) OLTP
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) CSS
2 14 (70.00%) HTML
3 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (65.00%) HTML5
4 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (55.00%) Apache Cordova
5 10 (50.00%) CSS3
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET
8 2 (10.00%) WPF
9 1 (5.00%) Ajax
9 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) OOP
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago