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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 33 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 5 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.25% 4.23% 8.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.64% 10.34% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 14
Average salary £33,500 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 58 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 21.17% 40.85% 56.86%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 87
Average salary £37,000 £32,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £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 18 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Colchester

WPF
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) XAML
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) WinForms
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) XAML
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Google
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