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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank - 42 22
Permanent jobs citing WPF 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 0.56% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.02% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
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
31 98 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.00% 54.44% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 81 57
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (71.43%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (42.86%) Silverlight
5 6 (42.86%) Android
5 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (35.71%) WCF
6 5 (35.71%) DevExpress
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) WinForms
6 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (21.43%) XAML
7 3 (21.43%) Validation
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (21.43%) Marketing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Silverlight
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) WinForms
2 5 (35.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Physics
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Android
1 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Validation
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) XAML
4 3 (21.43%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) DevExpress