The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 40 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.06% 8.13% 11.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.61% 19.83% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 31
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,650 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WPF
Bedfordshire

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 Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
107 116 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 54.59% 40.99% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 98 108 113
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

WPF
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

WPF Salary Trend in Bedford

WPF
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bedford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for WPF.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) Silverlight
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) PhD
3 6 (75.00%) Games
3 6 (75.00%) Prototyping
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (75.00%) Physics
3 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) MOM
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) OO

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Moq
1 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# Developer
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (75.00%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (75.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 6 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (75.00%) WCF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Silverlight
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) LINQ
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (75.00%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Prototyping
1 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SOLID
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft