The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 29 19 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 8 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 0.84% 6.30% 31.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 25.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 40
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
WPF
Essex

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 Basildon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 32 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 23.53% 25.20% 62.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 75
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

WPF
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

WPF Salary Trend in Basildon

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing WPF 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 WPF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (66.67%) MSTest
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (66.67%) Moq
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Spring.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (66.67%) Ninject
2 2 (66.67%) Facebook
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (66.67%) Social Network

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing WPF 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 WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (66.67%) Moq
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Spring.NET
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (66.67%) Ninject
2 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Network
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Facebook
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter