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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 44 43 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs citing WPF 52 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.43% 5.47% 3.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.41% 16.03% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 51 55 32
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £75,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
419 343 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.69% 34.10% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 383 334 303
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -7 35 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Dunstable - 3 £37,500 -
Luton - 3 £43,000 -
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 113 (96.58%) .NET
2 109 (93.16%) C#
3 98 (83.76%) SQL Server
4 93 (79.49%) ASP.NET
5 83 (70.94%) Microsoft
6 80 (68.38%) Windows
7 75 (64.10%) WCF
8 69 (58.97%) MVC
9 67 (57.26%) SQL
10 65 (55.56%) T-SQL
11 63 (53.85%) Silverlight
12 60 (51.28%) Scrum
13 55 (47.01%) TDD
14 52 (44.44%) MS Excel
15 50 (42.74%) WinForms
16 46 (39.32%) SQL Server 2008
17 45 (38.46%) Visual Studio
18 43 (36.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 43 (36.75%) .NET Framework
19 42 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
20 41 (35.04%) Multithreading
20 41 (35.04%) JavaScript
21 40 (34.19%) SharePoint
22 37 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
22 37 (31.62%) Subversion
23 31 (26.50%) OOD
23 31 (26.50%) Ajax
24 30 (25.64%) LINQ
24 30 (25.64%) OO
24 30 (25.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (34.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 52 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.26%) Fireworks
2 12 (10.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (10.26%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (83.76%) SQL Server
2 46 (39.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (16.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (13.68%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 42 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (31.62%) Subversion
4 29 (24.79%) Moq
5 16 (13.68%) NUnit
6 14 (11.97%) MSTest
6 14 (11.97%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (4.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (6.84%) Finance
2 2 (1.71%) Legal
2 2 (1.71%) Games
2 2 (1.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 96 (82.05%) Developer
2 46 (39.32%) Senior Developer
3 45 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 35 (29.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (27.35%) .NET Developer
6 28 (23.93%) Senior C# Developer
7 24 (20.51%) Architect
8 22 (18.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (14.53%) Lead Developer
10 15 (12.82%) Technical Leader
11 14 (11.97%) Technical Developer
12 12 (10.26%) Front-End Developer
12 12 (10.26%) Software Developer
13 11 (9.40%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (8.55%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (7.69%) Technical Architect
16 8 (6.84%) Solutions Architect
17 7 (5.98%) Lead Architect
18 6 (5.13%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (96.58%) .NET
2 93 (79.49%) ASP.NET
3 75 (64.10%) WCF
4 63 (53.85%) Silverlight
5 50 (42.74%) WinForms
6 43 (36.75%) .NET Framework
6 43 (36.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (26.50%) Ajax
8 30 (25.64%) LINQ
8 30 (25.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 29 (24.79%) HTML
10 24 (20.51%) CSS
11 22 (18.80%) Web Services
11 22 (18.80%) Middleware
12 20 (17.09%) HTML5
12 20 (17.09%) ADO.NET
13 18 (15.38%) jQuery
14 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (10.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.80%) N-Tier
2 10 (8.55%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.84%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.27%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.27%) Physics
5 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.71%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 80 (68.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (58.97%) MVC
2 60 (51.28%) Scrum
3 55 (47.01%) TDD
4 41 (35.04%) Multithreading
5 37 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (26.50%) OOD
7 30 (25.64%) OO
8 26 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 20 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (13.68%) Product Management
11 11 (9.40%) Project Management
12 10 (8.55%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (8.55%) Kanban
12 10 (8.55%) MVVM
12 10 (8.55%) Web Application Development
13 9 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (6.84%) Business Analysis
14 8 (6.84%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (5.98%) OOP
15 7 (5.98%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 109 (93.16%) C#
2 67 (57.26%) SQL
3 65 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 41 (35.04%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.68%) XAML
6 4 (3.42%) VB6
6 4 (3.42%) VB
7 3 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.71%) MCP
3 2 (1.71%) MCAD
3 2 (1.71%) MCSD
3 2 (1.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (10.26%) MOM
2 2 (1.71%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 83 (70.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.69%) Oracle
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