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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 48 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 45 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.38% 4.54% 5.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.61% 13.15% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 53
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,000
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
357 403 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.76% 34.53% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 335 368 318
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,600
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 August 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 August 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 -8 25 £43,750 -2.77%
Luton +23 19 £45,000 +4.65%
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (98.31%) C#
3 51 (86.44%) ASP.NET
4 46 (77.97%) SQL Server
5 35 (59.32%) WCF
6 34 (57.63%) MVC
7 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (54.24%) HTML
8 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (47.46%) Windows
9 27 (45.76%) jQuery
10 26 (44.07%) CSS
10 26 (44.07%) SQL
11 22 (37.29%) Visual Studio
11 22 (37.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (37.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (35.59%) TDD
12 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
13 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
13 18 (30.51%) WinForms
14 17 (28.81%) .NET Framework
14 17 (28.81%) Silverlight
15 16 (27.12%) LINQ
15 16 (27.12%) HTML5
15 16 (27.12%) Entity Framework
15 16 (27.12%) Scrum
16 14 (23.73%) Ajax
17 13 (22.03%) OOD
17 13 (22.03%) Moq
18 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (77.97%) SQL Server
2 22 (37.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (37.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Visual Studio
2 13 (22.03%) Moq
3 12 (20.34%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (8.47%) JIRA
5 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.47%) Bitbucket
5 5 (8.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (6.78%) NUnit
7 3 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (5.08%) MSTest
8 2 (3.39%) Subversion
9 1 (1.69%) NSubstitute
General
1 6 (10.17%) Games
2 5 (8.47%) Back Office
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (86.44%) Developer
2 39 (66.10%) C# Developer
3 32 (54.24%) .NET Developer
4 30 (50.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (28.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (18.64%) Senior Developer
7 10 (16.95%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (15.25%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (15.25%) Software Developer
8 9 (15.25%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (15.25%) WPF Developer
9 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (11.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Software Development Manager
11 3 (5.08%) Development Manager
11 3 (5.08%) Software Manager
12 2 (3.39%) Technical Architect
12 2 (3.39%) Architect
13 1 (1.69%) Analyst
13 1 (1.69%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (86.44%) ASP.NET
3 35 (59.32%) WCF
4 32 (54.24%) HTML
5 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (45.76%) jQuery
7 26 (44.07%) CSS
8 18 (30.51%) WinForms
9 17 (28.81%) .NET Framework
9 17 (28.81%) Silverlight
10 16 (27.12%) LINQ
10 16 (27.12%) HTML5
10 16 (27.12%) Entity Framework
11 14 (23.73%) Ajax
12 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 11 (18.64%) Web Services
14 10 (16.95%) ADO.NET
15 9 (15.25%) AngularJS
15 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
16 3 (5.08%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) N-Tier
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.17%) Physics
4 3 (5.08%) Tandem
4 3 (5.08%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) MVC
2 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.59%) TDD
4 16 (27.12%) Scrum
5 13 (22.03%) OOD
6 11 (18.64%) Multithreading
6 11 (18.64%) MVVM
7 10 (16.95%) OO
8 7 (11.86%) Web Development
9 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Kanban
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.08%) Web Application Development
11 3 (5.08%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.08%) SDLC
12 1 (1.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (1.69%) Software Delivery
12 1 (1.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 26 (44.07%) SQL
3 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.78%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) PhD
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco
3 1 (1.69%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.69%) Twitter
3 1 (1.69%) Xamarin