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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 17 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 12 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 9.09% 2.54% 11.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.49% 8.93% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 8
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
49 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 37.12% 28.43% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 53 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) WinForms
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 31 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
2 27 (87.10%) MVC
2 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (83.87%) T-SQL
3 26 (83.87%) VB.NET
3 26 (83.87%) .NET Framework
3 26 (83.87%) Entity Framework
4 22 (70.97%) JSON
4 22 (70.97%) LINQ
4 22 (70.97%) SQL
4 22 (70.97%) XML
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) NUnit
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
5 5 (16.13%) Windows
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.13%) Kanban
5 5 (16.13%) Spring.NET
5 5 (16.13%) WCF
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (16.13%) Ninject
5 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
5 5 (16.13%) Unity DI Container

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) NUnit
1 5 (16.13%) MSTest
1 5 (16.13%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (16.13%) Moq
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
1 31 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 19 (61.29%) Software Developer
3 7 (22.58%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) WinForms
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 31 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
2 26 (83.87%) Entity Framework
2 26 (83.87%) .NET Framework
3 22 (70.97%) JSON
3 22 (70.97%) XML
3 22 (70.97%) LINQ
4 5 (16.13%) Spring.NET
4 5 (16.13%) WCF
4 5 (16.13%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (16.13%) Ninject
4 5 (16.13%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) MVC
2 5 (16.13%) Scrum
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) TDD
2 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (16.13%) Kanban
2 5 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (16.13%) MVVM
2 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
3 4 (12.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (83.87%) T-SQL
2 26 (83.87%) VB.NET
3 22 (70.97%) SQL
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Microsoft