The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 39 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.52% 3.68% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% 6.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
London

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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 161 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.74% 53.85% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 46 129 122
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

WPF
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

WPF Salary Trend in Croydon

WPF
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (50.00%) Moq
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (50.00%) Moq
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL