The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 57 97 73
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -24
Permanent jobs citing WPF 43 31 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.62% 1.89% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.48% 4.65% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 61
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
507 667 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.71% 40.57% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 458 580 704
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 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 30 September 2016.

WPF Salary Histogram in Cheshire

WPF
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +24 36 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Crewe +4 3 - -
Runcorn 0 2 - -
Chester +18 1 £47,500 +15.85% 3
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for WPF.

1 85 (96.59%) C#
2 79 (89.77%) .NET
3 61 (69.32%) ASP.NET
3 61 (69.32%) MVVM
4 56 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 54 (61.36%) MVC
5 54 (61.36%) TDD
6 52 (59.09%) WinForms
7 51 (57.95%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (57.95%) Scrum
8 47 (53.41%) Windows
9 45 (51.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
10 44 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
10 44 (50.00%) MSTest
10 44 (50.00%) Spring.NET
10 44 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (50.00%) Kanban
10 44 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
10 44 (50.00%) Moq
10 44 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
10 44 (50.00%) Ninject
10 44 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
10 44 (50.00%) NUnit
11 40 (45.45%) WCF
12 38 (43.18%) .NET Framework
13 27 (30.68%) VB.NET
14 26 (29.55%) VB
14 26 (29.55%) Internet
14 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.55%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) Bluetooth
2 3 (3.41%) RFID
3 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 25 (28.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (50.00%) Moq
1 44 (50.00%) MSTest
1 44 (50.00%) NUnit
1 44 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 7 (7.95%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (28.41%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Electronics
2 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (93.18%) Developer
2 70 (79.55%) .NET Developer
3 42 (47.73%) C# Developer
4 35 (39.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (30.68%) Senior Developer
6 26 (29.55%) Graduate
6 26 (29.55%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 26 (29.55%) Graduate Developer
6 26 (29.55%) Internet Developer
6 26 (29.55%) Junior
6 26 (29.55%) Junior .NET Developer
6 26 (29.55%) Junior Developer
7 22 (25.00%) Software Developer
8 21 (23.86%) Senior Software Developer
9 20 (22.73%) C# WPF Developer
9 20 (22.73%) WPF Developer
10 15 (17.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (15.91%) Senior C# Developer
12 12 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (13.64%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (89.77%) .NET
2 61 (69.32%) ASP.NET
3 52 (59.09%) WinForms
4 45 (51.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
5 44 (50.00%) Ninject
5 44 (50.00%) Spring.NET
5 44 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
6 40 (45.45%) WCF
7 38 (43.18%) .NET Framework
8 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 14 (15.91%) jQuery
10 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (11.36%) CSS
11 7 (7.95%) Entity Framework
11 7 (7.95%) JSON
11 7 (7.95%) Web Services
12 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (5.68%) XML
14 4 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (29.55%) Computer Science
3 16 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (14.77%) Social Network
5 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
7 5 (5.68%) Tandem
8 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.41%) Device Driver
8 3 (3.41%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
9 2 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (53.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (69.32%) MVVM
2 54 (61.36%) MVC
2 54 (61.36%) TDD
3 51 (57.95%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (57.95%) Scrum
4 44 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 44 (50.00%) Kanban
5 26 (29.55%) Web Application Development
6 15 (17.05%) Mentoring
6 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
7 12 (13.64%) Web Development
8 7 (7.95%) BDD
8 7 (7.95%) OO
9 5 (5.68%) Line Management
10 4 (4.55%) CRM
10 4 (4.55%) ERP
11 3 (3.41%) OOP
11 3 (3.41%) Web Design
12 2 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 85 (96.59%) C#
2 27 (30.68%) VB.NET
3 26 (29.55%) VB
4 14 (15.91%) SQL
5 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.95%) Java
6 7 (7.95%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.82%) C++
8 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.77%) Facebook
2 13 (14.77%) Twitter
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco
3 2 (2.27%) VMware
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