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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.85% 2.94% 9.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 5.81% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 10
Average salary £31,750 £33,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.78% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £24,100 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £34,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
20 86 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 38.46% 50.59% 52.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 41 63
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 August 2015. 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 +17 2 £31,750 -3.78%
WCF
Northern Ireland

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) OLTP
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Trello
3 1 (33.33%) CRUD
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Trello
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP