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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 57 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 35 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.68% 4.40% 5.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.70% 11.83% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 55
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
327 431 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.35% 37.22% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 308 395 338
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 3 September 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 3 September 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
(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 -6 29 £47,500 -9.52%
Luton +9 6 £46,250 +14.90%
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (98.46%) C#
3 59 (90.77%) ASP.NET
4 52 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 42 (64.62%) MVC
6 41 (63.08%) WCF
7 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (50.77%) HTML
9 33 (50.77%) Windows
10 30 (46.15%) TDD
10 30 (46.15%) jQuery
11 27 (41.54%) CSS
12 25 (38.46%) Visual Studio
12 25 (38.46%) WinForms
13 24 (36.92%) Scrum
13 24 (36.92%) SQL
14 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
15 22 (33.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 22 (33.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
16 20 (30.77%) Moq
17 19 (29.23%) Rhino Mocks
17 19 (29.23%) Entity Framework
17 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 19 (29.23%) Silverlight
17 19 (29.23%) LINQ
17 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
18 18 (27.69%) HTML5
19 17 (26.15%) Ajax

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (33.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (33.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 20 (30.77%) Moq
3 19 (29.23%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (13.85%) NUnit
5 8 (12.31%) MSTest
6 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (9.23%) JIRA
7 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
7 6 (9.23%) Bitbucket
7 6 (9.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (4.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (3.08%) Subversion
10 1 (1.54%) NSubstitute
General
1 8 (12.31%) Retail
2 6 (9.23%) Games
2 6 (9.23%) Back Office
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (86.15%) Developer
2 42 (64.62%) C# Developer
3 39 (60.00%) .NET Developer
4 33 (50.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (29.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 12 (18.46%) Senior C# Developer
8 11 (16.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (13.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (13.85%) Software Developer
10 9 (13.85%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (10.77%) WPF Developer
12 3 (4.62%) Software Manager
12 3 (4.62%) Architect
12 3 (4.62%) Software Development Manager
12 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
12 3 (4.62%) Development Manager
13 1 (1.54%) Technical Leader
13 1 (1.54%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (90.77%) ASP.NET
3 41 (63.08%) WCF
4 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (50.77%) HTML
6 30 (46.15%) jQuery
7 27 (41.54%) CSS
8 25 (38.46%) WinForms
9 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
10 19 (29.23%) Silverlight
10 19 (29.23%) LINQ
10 19 (29.23%) Entity Framework
10 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 18 (27.69%) HTML5
12 17 (26.15%) Ajax
13 12 (18.46%) ADO.NET
13 12 (18.46%) Web Services
14 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
15 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (12.31%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) N-Tier
2 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.31%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (12.31%) Tandem
4 6 (9.23%) Mathematics
4 6 (9.23%) Physics
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (64.62%) MVC
2 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (46.15%) TDD
4 24 (36.92%) Scrum
5 15 (23.08%) OOD
6 13 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 13 (20.00%) MVVM
7 12 (18.46%) OO
8 9 (13.85%) Kanban
9 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (12.31%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development
10 7 (10.77%) Web Development
11 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.62%) SDLC
13 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
14 1 (1.54%) Revenue Management
14 1 (1.54%) BDD
14 1 (1.54%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) C#
2 24 (36.92%) SQL
3 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) PhD
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) SAP
3 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.54%) Twitter
3 1 (1.54%) Xamarin