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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 16 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 7.35% 30.21% 9.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.26% 56.86% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 9
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
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
31 51 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 22.79% 53.13% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 43
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Basildon

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) MVVM
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (82.35%) WCF
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (64.71%) Kanban
3 11 (64.71%) Spring.NET
3 11 (64.71%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) NUnit
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
3 11 (64.71%) WinForms
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) Web Application Development
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (64.71%) Dependency Injection
3 11 (64.71%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (64.71%) MSTest
3 11 (64.71%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (64.71%) Moq
3 11 (64.71%) Castle Windsor
3 11 (64.71%) Ninject
3 11 (64.71%) Unity DI Container
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (47.06%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (47.06%) MCP
5 8 (47.06%) MCAD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (35.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) NUnit
1 11 (64.71%) MSTest
1 11 (64.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (64.71%) Moq
2 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) WCF
3 11 (64.71%) Spring.NET
3 11 (64.71%) WinForms
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (64.71%) Castle Windsor
3 11 (64.71%) Ninject
3 11 (64.71%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 8 (47.06%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (35.29%) XHTML
5 6 (35.29%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) ADO.NET
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (17.65%) Social Network
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) MVVM
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (64.71%) Kanban
2 11 (64.71%) TDD
2 11 (64.71%) Scrum
2 11 (64.71%) Web Application Development
2 11 (64.71%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) MCP
1 8 (47.06%) MCAD
1 8 (47.06%) MCSD
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (47.06%) MCTS
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Sage
3 3 (17.65%) Facebook
3 3 (17.65%) Twitter