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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 14 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.74% 18.18% 23.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.62% 37.50% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 22
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
26 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 25.24% 48.48% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 45
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) MVVM
2 13 (86.67%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) WCF
4 8 (53.33%) Sage
4 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
4 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
4 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 8 (53.33%) XML
4 8 (53.33%) XHTML
4 8 (53.33%) VoIP
4 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (46.67%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (46.67%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (46.67%) MSTest
5 7 (46.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (46.67%) Moq
5 7 (46.67%) Castle Windsor
5 7 (46.67%) Ninject
5 7 (46.67%) Web Application Development
5 7 (46.67%) Unity DI Container

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (46.67%) NUnit
2 7 (46.67%) MSTest
2 7 (46.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (46.67%) Moq
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Senior Developer
3 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Technical Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) WCF
3 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET
3 8 (53.33%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) XHTML
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 7 (46.67%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (46.67%) WinForms
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) Spring.NET
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (46.67%) Castle Windsor
4 7 (46.67%) Ninject
5 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (33.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) MVVM
2 7 (46.67%) Web Application Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (46.67%) Kanban
2 7 (46.67%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCAD
1 2 (13.33%) MCSD
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCTS
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Sage
2 5 (33.33%) Facebook
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago