The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 22 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.80% 5.26% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.69% 14.29% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Median salary £24,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.35% +54.54%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%

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
51 21 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 36.96% 36.84% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 51 19 65
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing WPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing WPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for WPF.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) WinForms
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Kanban
2 8 (66.67%) MVVM
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Tandem
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) NUnit
4 4 (33.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) OOD
4 4 (33.33%) NHS
4 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
1 4 (33.33%) Moq
1 4 (33.33%) MSTest
1 4 (33.33%) NUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Gerrit
General
1 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Head of Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Head of Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) WinForms
2 4 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (33.33%) Ninject
2 4 (33.33%) Spring.NET
2 4 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (33.33%) NHS
1 4 (33.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Kanban
2 8 (66.67%) MVVM
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Coaching
4 4 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (33.33%) Line Management
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (33.33%) OOD
4 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
Bolton, Lancashire
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