The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 26 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.72% 0.65% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 1.32% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 76 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 55.17% 49.67% 63.07%
Number of salaries quoted 62 67 107
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

WPF
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

WPF Salary Trend in Bolton

WPF
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) MFC
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) WFM
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) MFC
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya