The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 20 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 35 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.06% 19.24% 11.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.56% 50.45% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 56 22
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
127 111 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.39% 38.14% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 120 109 71
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Bedfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bedford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 100 (97.09%) .NET
2 95 (92.23%) C#
3 81 (78.64%) SQL Server
4 80 (77.67%) ASP.NET
4 80 (77.67%) Windows
5 79 (76.70%) Microsoft
6 66 (64.08%) WCF
7 60 (58.25%) Silverlight
8 59 (57.28%) WinForms
9 56 (54.37%) Scrum
10 55 (53.40%) MVC
11 54 (52.43%) TDD
12 50 (48.54%) Team Foundation Server
12 50 (48.54%) SQL
13 47 (45.63%) T-SQL
13 47 (45.63%) MS Excel
14 41 (39.81%) Subversion
14 41 (39.81%) .NET Framework
15 40 (38.83%) Visual Studio
16 38 (36.89%) SharePoint
16 38 (36.89%) Multithreading
16 38 (36.89%) SQL Server 2008
17 34 (33.01%) Moq
17 34 (33.01%) OOD
18 32 (31.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 31 (30.10%) HTML
20 30 (29.13%) JavaScript
20 30 (29.13%) CSS
21 28 (27.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 28 (27.18%) LINQ

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 38 (36.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 47 (45.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.68%) Fireworks
2 11 (10.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (10.68%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (78.64%) SQL Server
2 38 (36.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (15.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
5 14 (13.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.85%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (48.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (39.81%) Subversion
3 40 (38.83%) Visual Studio
4 34 (33.01%) Moq
5 23 (22.33%) NUnit
6 21 (20.39%) MSTest
7 20 (19.42%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (8.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (10.68%) Finance
2 1 (0.97%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (82.52%) Developer
2 39 (37.86%) .NET Developer
3 33 (32.04%) C# Developer
4 32 (31.07%) Senior Developer
5 25 (24.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (18.45%) Lead Developer
7 17 (16.50%) Architect
7 17 (16.50%) Technical Leader
8 16 (15.53%) Technical Developer
9 15 (14.56%) Senior C# Developer
10 13 (12.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (10.68%) Front-End Developer
11 11 (10.68%) Designer
12 10 (9.71%) C# Software Developer
12 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (9.71%) Software Developer
13 9 (8.74%) UI Designer
13 9 (8.74%) .NET Software Developer
14 8 (7.77%) Senior .NET Developer
15 7 (6.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (97.09%) .NET
2 80 (77.67%) ASP.NET
3 66 (64.08%) WCF
4 60 (58.25%) Silverlight
5 59 (57.28%) WinForms
6 41 (39.81%) .NET Framework
7 32 (31.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (30.10%) HTML
9 30 (29.13%) CSS
10 28 (27.18%) LINQ
10 28 (27.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 25 (24.27%) Ajax
12 24 (23.30%) Middleware
13 23 (22.33%) Web Services
14 21 (20.39%) HTML5
15 20 (19.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 20 (19.42%) jQuery
16 19 (18.45%) ADO.NET
17 16 (15.53%) Spring.NET
17 16 (15.53%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) N-Tier
2 16 (15.53%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (9.71%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.80%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.91%) Social Network
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.94%) RIA
6 2 (1.94%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.97%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 80 (77.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.37%) Scrum
2 55 (53.40%) MVC
3 54 (52.43%) TDD
4 38 (36.89%) Multithreading
5 34 (33.01%) OOD
6 25 (24.27%) OO
6 25 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (23.30%) Software Engineering
8 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (15.53%) Kanban
9 16 (15.53%) Dependency Injection
9 16 (15.53%) MVVM
10 15 (14.56%) Product Management
11 13 (12.62%) Web Application Development
12 10 (9.71%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (9.71%) Project Management
13 8 (7.77%) SEO
14 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
14 7 (6.80%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (6.80%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (92.23%) C#
2 50 (48.54%) SQL
3 47 (45.63%) T-SQL
4 30 (29.13%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.94%) MCP
2 2 (1.94%) MCAD
2 2 (1.94%) MCSD
3 1 (0.97%) PhD
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) MOM
Vendors
1 79 (76.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) Oracle
3 3 (2.91%) Facebook
3 3 (2.91%) Twitter
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