The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 91 33 64
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +31
Permanent jobs citing WPF 30 113 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 6.33% 3.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.97% 13.36% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 87 65
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
604 846 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.11% 47.42% 48.23%
Number of salaries quoted 485 706 799
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WPF Salary Trend in Cheshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cheshire

WPF
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -34 13 £25,000 -33.33% 6
Crewe +3 3 £43,500 +24.28% 1
Macclesfield -7 3 £37,500 -2.59%
Knutsford - 2 £39,250 -
Wilmslow - 1 £42,500 -
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 85 (100.00%) C#
2 82 (96.47%) .NET
3 79 (92.94%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (71.76%) WCF
5 59 (69.41%) MVVM
6 58 (68.24%) ASP.NET
7 56 (65.88%) TDD
8 52 (61.18%) Windows
9 50 (58.82%) VB.NET
10 47 (55.29%) SQL Server
10 47 (55.29%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (52.94%) NUnit
12 43 (50.59%) WinForms
13 42 (49.41%) MVC
14 37 (43.53%) Scrum
15 36 (42.35%) Kanban
15 36 (42.35%) MSTest
16 33 (38.82%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (37.65%) Moq
17 32 (37.65%) Castle Windsor
18 31 (36.47%) Spring.NET
18 31 (36.47%) Dependency Injection
18 31 (36.47%) Inversion of Control
18 31 (36.47%) Rhino Mocks
18 31 (36.47%) Ninject
18 31 (36.47%) Unity DI Container
19 29 (34.12%) .NET Framework
19 29 (34.12%) LINQ
20 26 (30.59%) Web Application Development
21 25 (29.41%) VB

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.88%) IIS
1 5 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.41%) Internet
2 5 (5.88%) HTTP
3 2 (2.35%) Wireless
3 2 (2.35%) GPRS
3 2 (2.35%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (55.29%) SQL Server
2 23 (27.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.53%) MySQL
5 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 45 (52.94%) NUnit
2 36 (42.35%) MSTest
3 32 (37.65%) Moq
4 31 (36.47%) Rhino Mocks
5 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
6 12 (14.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (14.12%) JIRA
7 6 (7.06%) SpecFlow
8 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.88%) TeamCity
8 5 (5.88%) Ant
8 5 (5.88%) Mercurial
9 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.18%) Selenium
10 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
2 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 81 (95.29%) Developer
2 58 (68.24%) .NET Developer
3 27 (31.76%) Junior
3 27 (31.76%) Junior Developer
4 25 (29.41%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (29.41%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (29.41%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 25 (29.41%) Graduate
5 18 (21.18%) C# Developer
6 10 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.24%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Architect
8 3 (3.53%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.35%) Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (96.47%) .NET
2 61 (71.76%) WCF
3 58 (68.24%) ASP.NET
4 43 (50.59%) WinForms
5 33 (38.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (37.65%) Castle Windsor
7 31 (36.47%) Ninject
7 31 (36.47%) Unity DI Container
7 31 (36.47%) Spring.NET
8 29 (34.12%) LINQ
8 29 (34.12%) .NET Framework
9 20 (23.53%) SOAP
10 19 (22.35%) HTML
11 17 (20.00%) REST
11 17 (20.00%) XML
12 16 (18.82%) CSS
13 12 (14.12%) Web Services
14 10 (11.76%) HTML5
15 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.47%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.06%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.06%) Social Network
5 3 (3.53%) User Experience
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) NHS
6 1 (1.18%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (61.18%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Android
2 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone 7
3 2 (2.35%) Windows CE
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (92.94%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (69.41%) MVVM
3 56 (65.88%) TDD
4 47 (55.29%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (49.41%) MVC
6 37 (43.53%) Scrum
7 36 (42.35%) Kanban
8 31 (36.47%) Dependency Injection
9 26 (30.59%) Web Application Development
10 24 (28.24%) SOA
11 12 (14.12%) Web Development
12 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
13 8 (9.41%) UML
14 6 (7.06%) BDD
15 5 (5.88%) DevOps
15 5 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
15 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering
15 5 (5.88%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 5 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
16 4 (4.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) C#
2 50 (58.82%) VB.NET
3 25 (29.41%) VB
4 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.94%) SQL
6 8 (9.41%) VBA
7 6 (7.06%) Java
8 5 (5.88%) Ruby
8 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.53%) PHP
11 1 (1.18%) C++
11 1 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Puppet
1 5 (5.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Facebook
2 6 (7.06%) Twitter
3 2 (2.35%) Apple
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + 8% pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago