The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 23 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.28% 3.68% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.41% 10.87% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 83 46 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 53.21% 33.82% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 59 42 25
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WCF 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 in County Antrim.

Salary trend for WCF in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for WCF.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) WPF
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 3 (27.27%) LINQ
6 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) NUnit
6 3 (27.27%) CruiseControl

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) CruiseControl
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
2 2 (18.18%) MSBuild
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) .NET Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) WPF
6 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) LINQ
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (18.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) HNC
2 3 (27.27%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle