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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 34 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.61% 2.10% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 5.88% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £36,000 £27,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -32.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £20,300 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £31,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
45 51 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 36.29% 35.66% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 64
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £49,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) OLTP
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HNC
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago