The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 21 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 12 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.45% - 5.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.05% - 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 11
Average salary £35,000 - £42,500
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 Colchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 77 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 44.88% 48.13% 53.99%
Number of salaries quoted 51 65 99
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £31,758
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

WPF
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

WPF Salary Trend in Colchester

WPF
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Colchester

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (75.00%) C#
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) SQL
5 13 (54.17%) .NET
6 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (45.83%) VB.NET
7 10 (41.67%) WinForms
7 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
9 8 (33.33%) Windows
9 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 8 (33.33%) Silverlight
9 8 (33.33%) Android
10 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (29.17%) Web Services
11 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
12 5 (20.83%) Client/Server
12 5 (20.83%) MVVM
12 5 (20.83%) DevExpress
12 5 (20.83%) WCF
12 5 (20.83%) Google Maps API
12 5 (20.83%) Google
12 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
13 3 (12.50%) Marketing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Junior Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Junior .NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Junior
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Graduate
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) WinForms
3 8 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.83%) WCF
6 5 (20.83%) Google Maps API
7 3 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (8.33%) JSON
8 2 (8.33%) XML
8 2 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Physics
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
1 8 (33.33%) Android
1 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) MVVM
5 3 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) VB.NET
4 3 (12.50%) XAML
4 3 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Google
2 5 (20.83%) DevExpress