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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 11.76% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 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
24 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 47.06% 9.52% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 13
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
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 5 May 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
3 16 (84.21%) WCF
3 16 (84.21%) VB.NET
4 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Asset Management
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.26%) MVC
9 1 (5.26%) XAML
9 1 (5.26%) Scrum
9 1 (5.26%) WinForms
9 1 (5.26%) Web Development
9 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.26%) Degree
9 1 (5.26%) LINQ
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.26%) MVVM

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) WPF Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
3 16 (84.21%) WCF
4 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.26%) WinForms
6 1 (5.26%) LINQ
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (57.89%) Asset Management
2 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) MVVM
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) VB.NET
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft