The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 37 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.65% 3.59% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 5.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 107 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 58.06% 64.07% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 76 102 61
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Manchester

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (20.00%) MVVM
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft