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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 21 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.63% 2.60% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.06% 5.80% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £36,000 £30,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% -19.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £21,200 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £33,000 £41,000
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 69 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 43.42% 44.81% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 53
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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 28 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago