The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.96% 8.78% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 17.11% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 6
Average salary £33,000 £39,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £37,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 76 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 53.59% 51.35% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 63 35
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,275 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

WCF
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

WCF Salary Trend in County Antrim

WCF
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -10 3 £33,000 -15.38% 3
WCF
Northern Ireland

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) C++
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (30.00%) HNC
6 3 (30.00%) HND
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (30.00%) QA
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (20.00%) Relational Database

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) OLTP
2 2 (20.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Graduate
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (10.00%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) LINQ
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Equities
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) DNA
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) HNC
2 3 (30.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago