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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 48 53 88
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +35
Permanent jobs citing WPF 50 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.91% 4.04% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.44% 10.73% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 11
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
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
372 382 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 36.54% 37.64% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 342 369 361
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 50 £45,000 -14.28% 2
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 96 (95.05%) C#
3 89 (88.12%) SQL Server
4 88 (87.13%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (80.20%) WCF
6 80 (79.21%) Microsoft
7 77 (76.24%) ASP.NET
8 74 (73.27%) Scrum
9 71 (70.30%) TDD
10 59 (58.42%) Windows
11 56 (55.45%) Silverlight
12 52 (51.49%) Visual Studio
12 52 (51.49%) MVC
13 49 (48.51%) SQL
14 47 (46.53%) T-SQL
15 40 (39.60%) ASP.NET MVC
15 40 (39.60%) WinForms
16 39 (38.61%) MS Excel
17 38 (37.62%) Moq
18 30 (29.70%) SQL Server 2008
18 30 (29.70%) Rhino Mocks
19 28 (27.72%) .NET Framework
20 27 (26.73%) LINQ
20 27 (26.73%) OOD
20 27 (26.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 26 (25.74%) N-Tier
22 25 (24.75%) SharePoint
22 25 (24.75%) Multithreading
23 24 (23.76%) OO
24 23 (22.77%) JavaScript

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 25 (24.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (38.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.97%) Fireworks
2 3 (2.97%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.97%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (88.12%) SQL Server
2 30 (29.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (22.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (16.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (16.83%) Oracle Database
4 17 (16.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 52 (51.49%) Visual Studio
2 38 (37.62%) Moq
3 30 (29.70%) Rhino Mocks
4 20 (19.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (17.82%) NUnit
6 17 (16.83%) Subversion
7 15 (14.85%) MSTest
General
1 7 (6.93%) Games
2 4 (3.96%) Finance
3 2 (1.98%) Legal
3 2 (1.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (68.32%) Developer
2 41 (40.59%) C# Developer
3 36 (35.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 35 (34.65%) .NET Developer
5 31 (30.69%) Architect
6 30 (29.70%) Senior Developer
7 28 (27.72%) Senior C# Developer
7 28 (27.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (16.83%) Technical Architect
9 16 (15.84%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (15.84%) Lead Architect
10 11 (10.89%) Software Developer
10 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (8.91%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (7.92%) Lead Developer
13 7 (6.93%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (6.93%) Technical Leader
13 7 (6.93%) Technical Developer
14 6 (5.94%) Agile .NET Developer
14 6 (5.94%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (80.20%) WCF
3 77 (76.24%) ASP.NET
4 56 (55.45%) Silverlight
5 40 (39.60%) WinForms
5 40 (39.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (27.72%) .NET Framework
7 27 (26.73%) LINQ
7 27 (26.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 21 (20.79%) Ajax
9 20 (19.80%) ADO.NET
9 20 (19.80%) Web Services
10 19 (18.81%) HTML
11 16 (15.84%) jQuery
12 15 (14.85%) Spring.NET
12 15 (14.85%) HTML5
12 15 (14.85%) Castle Windsor
12 15 (14.85%) Ninject
12 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 15 (14.85%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.74%) N-Tier
2 15 (14.85%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (7.92%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.93%) Mathematics
4 7 (6.93%) Physics
5 5 (4.95%) User Experience
6 2 (1.98%) EPoS
7 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 59 (58.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (87.13%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (73.27%) Scrum
3 71 (70.30%) TDD
4 52 (51.49%) MVC
5 27 (26.73%) OOD
6 25 (24.75%) Multithreading
7 24 (23.76%) OO
8 20 (19.80%) Matrix Management
9 18 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (14.85%) Kanban
10 15 (14.85%) Dependency Injection
10 15 (14.85%) MVVM
10 15 (14.85%) Web Application Development
11 7 (6.93%) Web Development
12 4 (3.96%) Product Management
12 4 (3.96%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.96%) Mentoring
13 3 (2.97%) Coaching
13 3 (2.97%) Project Management
13 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (95.05%) C#
2 49 (48.51%) SQL
3 47 (46.53%) T-SQL
4 23 (22.77%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.93%) XAML
6 4 (3.96%) VB6
6 4 (3.96%) VB
7 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) PhD
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (18.81%) MOM
2 2 (1.98%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 80 (79.21%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.83%) Oracle
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