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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 62 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing WPF 30 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.81% 5.47% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.02% 14.64% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 64 49
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
374 444 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.99% 37.34% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 328 414 266
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Luton +26 16 £45,000 +4.65% 4
Bedford -9 10 £41,250 -8.33% 1
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (97.73%) C#
3 35 (79.55%) ASP.NET
4 32 (72.73%) WCF
5 31 (70.45%) SQL Server
6 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (52.27%) HTML
7 23 (52.27%) SQL
7 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
8 22 (50.00%) MVC
9 21 (47.73%) Visual Studio
9 21 (47.73%) Silverlight
10 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (43.18%) Windows
11 18 (40.91%) CSS
12 16 (36.36%) Scrum
12 16 (36.36%) TDD
13 15 (34.09%) jQuery
14 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (27.27%) Web Services
15 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
15 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
16 10 (22.73%) N-Tier
16 10 (22.73%) OOD
16 10 (22.73%) WinForms
16 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
16 10 (22.73%) HTML5
16 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 9 (20.45%) Entity Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (70.45%) SQL Server
2 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Visual Studio
2 8 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (18.18%) Moq
3 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (11.36%) NUnit
5 1 (2.27%) NSubstitute
5 1 (2.27%) MSTest
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.36%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 23 (52.27%) C# Developer
3 19 (43.18%) .NET Developer
4 18 (40.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (29.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
7 8 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (18.18%) WPF Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (11.36%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Development Manager
10 4 (9.09%) Architect
11 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
12 2 (4.55%) Lead Technical Architect
12 2 (4.55%) Lead Architect
13 1 (2.27%) Software Manager
13 1 (2.27%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (79.55%) ASP.NET
3 32 (72.73%) WCF
4 23 (52.27%) HTML
5 21 (47.73%) Silverlight
6 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (40.91%) CSS
8 15 (34.09%) jQuery
9 12 (27.27%) Web Services
10 10 (22.73%) WinForms
10 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
10 10 (22.73%) HTML5
10 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (20.45%) Entity Framework
11 9 (20.45%) LINQ
12 8 (18.18%) ADO.NET
13 5 (11.36%) Ajax
14 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) N-Tier
2 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.36%) Physics
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (50.00%) MVC
3 16 (36.36%) Scrum
3 16 (36.36%) TDD
4 10 (22.73%) OOD
5 8 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 7 (15.91%) Matrix Management
6 7 (15.91%) MVVM
6 7 (15.91%) OO
7 6 (13.64%) Web Development
8 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.82%) Coaching
10 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
10 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.55%) Kanban
12 1 (2.27%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (2.27%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) C#
2 23 (52.27%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.82%) XAML
6 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
1 5 (11.36%) PhD
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter
3 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
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