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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 20 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 10 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 1.11% 8.55% 34.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 32.26% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 46
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
8 31 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.89% 26.50% 57.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 74
Average salary £31,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £21,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (100.00%) MSTest
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 6 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (83.33%) Moq
2 5 (83.33%) MVVM
2 5 (83.33%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (83.33%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (83.33%) Ninject
2 5 (83.33%) Facebook
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter
2 5 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 5 (83.33%) Social Network
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Spring.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) NUnit
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) WinForms
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MSTest
1 6 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (83.33%) Moq
2 5 (83.33%) NUnit
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (83.33%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (83.33%) Ninject
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Spring.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (83.33%) Social Network
2 5 (83.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (83.33%) MVVM
2 5 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) XAML
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Facebook
1 5 (83.33%) Twitter