The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 12 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing WPF 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 6.59% 1.35% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £45,280 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 26 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 30.77% 35.14% 44.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 48
Average salary £45,280 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

WPF
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

WPF Salary Trend in Chelmsford

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) WinForms
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) NUnit
6 1 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Remoting
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Cognos
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) Spring.NET
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) MSTest
1 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (12.50%) Moq
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) WinForms
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (12.50%) Spring.NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
4 1 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (12.50%) Ninject
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Compact Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase
1 1 (12.50%) Facebook
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter