The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 27 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.38% 6.82% 8.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.77% 12.77% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Median salary £31,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
WPF
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 47 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 36.55% 53.41% 62.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 19
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

WPF
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Belfast region.

WPF Salary Trend in Belfast

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for WPF.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft