The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 22 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 17 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.81% 2.82% 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.94% 8.20% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 10
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £55,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £57,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
71 61 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 36.79% 34.46% 61.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 49 119
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Essex

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 24 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Colchester

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) C#
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
4 11 (47.83%) .NET
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) VB.NET
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) WinForms
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
6 8 (34.78%) Silverlight
6 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (34.78%) Android
6 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
8 6 (26.09%) MVVM
9 5 (21.74%) Google Maps API
9 5 (21.74%) Google
9 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
10 4 (17.39%) XAML
10 4 (17.39%) Web Services
10 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (13.04%) WCF
11 3 (13.04%) Marketing
11 3 (13.04%) MS Office

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
2 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 9 (39.13%) C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Junior .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Junior Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Junior
5 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate
8 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) WinForms
2 8 (34.78%) Silverlight
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
4 5 (21.74%) Google Maps API
5 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 3 (13.04%) WCF
6 3 (13.04%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) XML
7 2 (8.70%) JSON
7 2 (8.70%) RESTful
8 1 (4.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Physics
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
1 8 (34.78%) Android
1 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) MVVM
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) VB.NET
4 4 (17.39%) XAML
5 3 (13.04%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) DevExpress
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago