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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 12 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 16.38% 4.29% 7.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.78% 11.54% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 13
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
49 26 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 42.24% 37.14% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 66
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram 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 9 February 2016. 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 +4 19 £36,750 -2.00% 2
WCF
Northern Ireland

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET
3 17 (73.91%) CSS
3 17 (73.91%) HTML
4 14 (60.87%) Unit Testing
5 12 (52.17%) HTML5
5 12 (52.17%) CSS3
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (47.83%) Apache Cordova
6 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) WPF
9 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
9 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
10 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
10 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
10 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
10 5 (21.74%) XML
10 5 (21.74%) MVC
10 5 (21.74%) ADO.NET
10 5 (21.74%) Advertising
10 5 (21.74%) LINQ
11 4 (17.39%) jQuery
11 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
12 3 (13.04%) Windows

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (47.83%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) OLAP
2 3 (13.04%) OLTP
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (21.74%) Advertising
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET
3 17 (73.91%) CSS
3 17 (73.91%) HTML
4 12 (52.17%) CSS3
4 12 (52.17%) HTML5
5 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
5 11 (47.83%) Apache Cordova
6 7 (30.43%) WPF
7 5 (21.74%) ADO.NET
7 5 (21.74%) LINQ
7 5 (21.74%) XML
8 4 (17.39%) jQuery
9 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Unit Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
3 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) BDD
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
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