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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 13 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 5 14 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 7.69% 14.74% 30.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.41% 48.28% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 49
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 £40,000
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
17 29 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 26.15% 30.53% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 77
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 £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Basildon

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) MVVM
3 10 (71.43%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (71.43%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
3 10 (71.43%) MSTest
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
4 9 (64.29%) NUnit
4 9 (64.29%) Social Network
4 9 (64.29%) Scrum
4 9 (64.29%) WinForms
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (64.29%) Kanban
4 9 (64.29%) Spring.NET
4 9 (64.29%) Moq
4 9 (64.29%) Castle Windsor
4 9 (64.29%) Ninject
4 9 (64.29%) Facebook
4 9 (64.29%) Twitter
4 9 (64.29%) Web Application Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (71.43%) MSTest
2 9 (64.29%) NUnit
2 9 (64.29%) Moq
3 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
3 9 (64.29%) WinForms
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (64.29%) Spring.NET
3 9 (64.29%) Castle Windsor
3 9 (64.29%) Ninject
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) ADO.NET
5 4 (28.57%) XHTML
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (64.29%) Social Network
2 9 (64.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) MVVM
2 10 (71.43%) Dependency Injection
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (64.29%) Kanban
3 9 (64.29%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) XAML
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Facebook
1 9 (64.29%) Twitter
2 4 (28.57%) Sage