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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 26 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.79% 6.09% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 20.00% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,280 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -24.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
54 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 28.72% 30.43% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 27
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £45,280
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 22 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (93.33%) WinForms
2 14 (93.33%) XML
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) T-SQL
2 14 (93.33%) VB.NET
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Framework
2 14 (93.33%) JSON
2 14 (93.33%) LINQ
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (93.33%) Entity Framework
2 14 (93.33%) Razor View Engine
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) OO
3 12 (80.00%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Silverlight

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 14 (93.33%) VB.NET Developer
3 12 (80.00%) Web Developer
3 12 (80.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) XML
2 14 (93.33%) WinForms
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Framework
2 14 (93.33%) JSON
2 14 (93.33%) LINQ
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (93.33%) Entity Framework
2 14 (93.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) T-SQL
1 14 (93.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft