The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 18.18% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Lancashire

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 Blackpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 56.82% 25.00% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 11
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) Web Services
2 18 (85.71%) WCF
3 17 (80.95%) VB.NET
4 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (52.38%) Asset Management
5 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 2 (9.52%) MVC
10 2 (9.52%) XAML
10 2 (9.52%) Scrum
10 2 (9.52%) Web Development
10 2 (9.52%) Degree
10 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
10 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (9.52%) MVVM
10 2 (9.52%) LINQ
11 1 (4.76%) WinForms

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (95.24%) .NET Developer
3 6 (28.57%) WPF Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) Web Services
2 18 (85.71%) WCF
3 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.52%) LINQ
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Asset Management
3 4 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) MVVM
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) VB.NET
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft