The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 77 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 13 72 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.13% 5.48% 5.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.53% 14.85% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 71 60
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
368 485 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.89% 36.91% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 290 461 307
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WPF Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

WPF
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -19 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Luton +6 3 £46,000 +22.66%
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (97.62%) C#
3 39 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (90.48%) SQL Server
5 37 (88.10%) WCF
6 36 (85.71%) Microsoft
7 33 (78.57%) TDD
7 33 (78.57%) Scrum
8 29 (69.05%) ASP.NET
9 28 (66.67%) Visual Studio
10 26 (61.90%) MVC
10 26 (61.90%) Silverlight
11 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (54.76%) Windows
13 19 (45.24%) MS Excel
14 18 (42.86%) Web Services
14 18 (42.86%) SQL
14 18 (42.86%) WinForms
15 17 (40.48%) N-Tier
15 17 (40.48%) OOD
15 17 (40.48%) Moq
15 17 (40.48%) .NET Framework
15 17 (40.48%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (38.10%) Entity Framework
16 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 16 (38.10%) Rhino Mocks
16 16 (38.10%) LINQ
17 14 (33.33%) Matrix Management
18 13 (30.95%) NUnit
18 13 (30.95%) T-SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 13 (30.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (45.24%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 17 (40.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
4 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 17 (40.48%) Moq
3 16 (38.10%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (30.95%) NUnit
5 11 (26.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (14.29%) MSTest
7 2 (4.76%) Subversion
8 1 (2.38%) NSubstitute
General
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 14 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (28.57%) Senior Developer
6 11 (26.19%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (23.81%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (21.43%) Architect
9 8 (19.05%) Technical Architect
9 8 (19.05%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (14.29%) Lead Technical Architect
10 6 (14.29%) Lead Architect
10 6 (14.29%) Development Manager
11 4 (9.52%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (9.52%) Agile C# Developer
11 4 (9.52%) WPF Developer
12 2 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
12 2 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (88.10%) WCF
3 29 (69.05%) ASP.NET
4 26 (61.90%) Silverlight
5 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (42.86%) Web Services
6 18 (42.86%) WinForms
7 17 (40.48%) .NET Framework
8 16 (38.10%) LINQ
8 16 (38.10%) Entity Framework
8 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 11 (26.19%) ADO.NET
10 8 (19.05%) CSS
10 8 (19.05%) HTML
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
12 6 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (14.29%) Ninject
12 6 (14.29%) jQuery
12 6 (14.29%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) N-Tier
2 6 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (78.57%) TDD
2 33 (78.57%) Scrum
3 26 (61.90%) MVC
4 17 (40.48%) OOD
5 14 (33.33%) Matrix Management
6 12 (28.57%) Multithreading
7 11 (26.19%) OO
8 10 (23.81%) MVVM
9 7 (16.67%) Kanban
10 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
10 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
10 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 6 (14.29%) Coaching
11 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 1 (2.38%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) T-SQL
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.14%) XAML
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) MOM
Vendors
1 36 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter
3 1 (2.38%) Xamarin