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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 29 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 17 38 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.18% 12.88% 21.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.48% 26.03% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 57
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,000 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
92 146 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.45% 49.49% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 88 140 116
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 1 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bedford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET
3 19 (82.61%) WCF
4 18 (78.26%) Silverlight
4 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
6 16 (69.57%) TDD
7 15 (65.22%) Windows
7 15 (65.22%) Scrum
7 15 (65.22%) MVC
7 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
7 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (60.87%) Visual Studio
8 14 (60.87%) jQuery
9 13 (56.52%) HTML
10 12 (52.17%) HTML5
11 11 (47.83%) Entity Framework
11 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
11 11 (47.83%) LINQ
11 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
11 11 (47.83%) Web Services
12 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
12 10 (43.48%) N-Tier
12 10 (43.48%) OOD
12 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (39.13%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (39.13%) Moq
13 9 (39.13%) Ajax
13 9 (39.13%) Multithreading

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (43.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Visual Studio
2 9 (39.13%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (39.13%) Moq
3 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
3 2 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 5 (21.74%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) C# Developer
2 17 (73.91%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (65.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
5 10 (43.48%) Senior Developer
5 10 (43.48%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (39.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (30.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
8 5 (21.74%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (17.39%) Architect
10 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
11 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
11 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
11 1 (4.35%) Chief Architect
11 1 (4.35%) Lead Technical Architect
11 1 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
11 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET
3 19 (82.61%) WCF
4 18 (78.26%) Silverlight
5 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (60.87%) jQuery
7 13 (56.52%) HTML
8 12 (52.17%) HTML5
9 11 (47.83%) Entity Framework
9 11 (47.83%) LINQ
9 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
9 11 (47.83%) Web Services
10 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (39.13%) WinForms
11 9 (39.13%) Ajax
11 9 (39.13%) ADO.NET
12 8 (34.78%) CSS
13 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
15 1 (4.35%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) N-Tier
2 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
2 5 (21.74%) Physics
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) TDD
3 15 (65.22%) MVC
3 15 (65.22%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) OOD
5 9 (39.13%) OO
5 9 (39.13%) Multithreading
6 5 (21.74%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.35%) MVVM
8 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.35%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) PhD
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
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