The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 18 24 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.74% 5.37% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 10.39% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
29 77 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 39.73% 51.68% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 55 55
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) WF
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) HNC
4 3 (30.00%) HND
4 3 (30.00%) MVC

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) WF
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) HNC
1 3 (30.00%) HND
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago