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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 18 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing WPF 5 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.94% 1.23% 6.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.15% 2.15% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
33 93 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 45.83% 57.06% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 63 35
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
3 6 (46.15%) WF
3 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) Silverlight
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) HNC
6 3 (23.08%) HND
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) High Availability

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) OLTP
2 2 (15.38%) OLAP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Software Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
3 6 (46.15%) WF
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) Silverlight
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) HNC
1 3 (23.08%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £300.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago