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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 36 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 4 9 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.07% 3.49% 14.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% 11.84% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 56
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
86 76 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.56% 29.46% 45.89%
Number of salaries quoted 79 73 171
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Physics
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) PhD
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) MOM
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET

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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Moq
1 3 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Software Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# WCF Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 4 (57.14%) WCF Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
2 3 (42.86%) LINQ
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Physics
2 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) SOLID
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft