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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 52 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.95% 2.07% 3.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.21% 6.90% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 20
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
145 145 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 31.45% 30.08% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 133 126 137
Average salary £40,000 £42,625 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +6.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
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 21 October 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
2 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (53.33%) WatiN
3 8 (53.33%) Open Source
3 8 (53.33%) WinForms
3 8 (53.33%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) C++
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) Banking
5 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
5 6 (40.00%) Marketing
5 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (53.33%) WatiN
2 8 (53.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
1 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
1 6 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Programmer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Programmer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Developer Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) C# Programmer
3 6 (40.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (53.33%) WinForms
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
2 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft