The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 56 57 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Permanent jobs citing WPF 4 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.01% 2.01% 6.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 6.43% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 35
Average salary £36,250 £65,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.23% +64.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £61,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
WPF
West Sussex

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 Crawley region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 171 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 38.64% 31.26% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 140 150 144
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

WPF
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

WPF Salary Trend in Crawley

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (80.00%) Finance
3 14 (70.00%) WinForms
4 12 (60.00%) TDD
4 12 (60.00%) Banking
4 12 (60.00%) Investment Banking
4 12 (60.00%) Marketing
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) C++
4 12 (60.00%) .NET
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) OO
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
8 3 (15.00%) WatiN
8 3 (15.00%) Open Source
8 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (15.00%) Selenium
9 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Windows

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) WatiN
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Banking
2 12 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 12 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) C# Developer
3 16 (80.00%) Analyst
3 16 (80.00%) Programmer
3 16 (80.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 16 (80.00%) Developer Analyst
3 16 (80.00%) Software Programmer
3 16 (80.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 16 (80.00%) C# Programmer
3 16 (80.00%) Software Engineer
4 12 (60.00%) C# Software Developer
4 12 (60.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) WinForms
2 12 (60.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
Crawley, West Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
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