The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 32 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 24 35 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.25% 12.92% 18.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.34% 26.72% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 54
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £60,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
118 131 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.55% 48.34% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 109 124 106
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bedford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (93.10%) ASP.NET
3 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
4 21 (72.41%) Windows
4 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (68.97%) MVC
5 20 (68.97%) WCF
5 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (65.52%) jQuery
6 19 (65.52%) TDD
7 16 (55.17%) Silverlight
8 15 (51.72%) LINQ
8 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
8 15 (51.72%) Entity Framework
8 15 (51.72%) Scrum
8 15 (51.72%) HTML
9 14 (48.28%) WinForms
9 14 (48.28%) HTML5
10 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
10 13 (44.83%) Ajax
10 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
11 12 (41.38%) OOD
11 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (41.38%) Moq
12 11 (37.93%) Rhino Mocks
12 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
12 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 10 (34.48%) OO
13 10 (34.48%) Web Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
2 12 (41.38%) Moq
3 11 (37.93%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (17.24%) Bitbucket
4 5 (17.24%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (17.24%) JIRA
4 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
5 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.90%) MSTest
6 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (6.90%) NUnit
7 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.69%) Games
2 5 (17.24%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) C# Developer
3 22 (75.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (62.07%) .NET Developer
5 17 (58.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (34.48%) Senior C# Developer
6 10 (34.48%) Senior Developer
7 9 (31.03%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (27.59%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (27.59%) Software Developer
9 7 (24.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (6.90%) Architect
10 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
11 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
11 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
11 1 (3.45%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (93.10%) ASP.NET
3 20 (68.97%) WCF
3 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (65.52%) jQuery
5 16 (55.17%) Silverlight
6 15 (51.72%) LINQ
6 15 (51.72%) Entity Framework
6 15 (51.72%) HTML
6 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
7 14 (48.28%) HTML5
7 14 (48.28%) WinForms
8 13 (44.83%) Ajax
9 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (34.48%) Web Services
11 9 (31.03%) CSS
11 9 (31.03%) ADO.NET
12 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
13 2 (6.90%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) N-Tier
2 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
3 6 (20.69%) Physics
4 2 (6.90%) Tandem
4 2 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) MVC
3 19 (65.52%) TDD
4 15 (51.72%) Scrum
5 12 (41.38%) OOD
6 10 (34.48%) OO
6 10 (34.48%) Multithreading
7 6 (20.69%) Web Development
8 3 (10.34%) MVVM
9 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
9 2 (6.90%) Kanban
9 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) PhD
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago