The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 6 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 33.33% 2.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.00% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £43,500 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 55.56% 13.95% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 29
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Lancashire

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

WPF
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

WPF Salary Trend in Blackpool

WPF
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) MVVM
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (55.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
3 4 (44.44%) LINQ
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) XAML

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
5 2 (22.22%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (22.22%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
3 4 (44.44%) LINQ
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) MVVM
2 5 (55.56%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree