The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 34 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.37% 1.86% 5.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.86% 3.41% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 13
Median salary £39,250 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.77% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
70 88 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 33.98% 54.66% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 66 82 67
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Colchester region with a requirement for WPF.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
4 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) WinForms
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) MVVM
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (16.67%) MSTest
7 2 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (16.67%) Moq
7 2 (16.67%) CUDA

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Moq
2 2 (16.67%) MSTest
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) WPF Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (8.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
2 5 (41.67%) WCF
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) WinForms
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (16.67%) Ninject
5 2 (16.67%) OpenCL
5 2 (16.67%) Spring.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) CUDA
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) MVVM
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) XAML
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCAD
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCPD
2 1 (8.33%) MCSD
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft