The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby 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 31 21 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 24 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 7.79% 5.31% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.11% 16.18% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 10
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
WPF
Derbyshire

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 Derby region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
149 68 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 48.38% 32.85% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133 61 122
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

WPF
Salary Trend in Derby

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

WPF Salary Trend in Derby

WPF
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Derby region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Derby

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 56 (100.00%) C#
2 53 (94.64%) .NET
3 42 (75.00%) SQL
3 42 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 39 (69.64%) WCF
5 38 (67.86%) SQL Server
6 36 (64.29%) WinForms
6 36 (64.29%) Visual Studio
6 36 (64.29%) T-SQL
7 31 (55.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (51.79%) Windows
8 29 (51.79%) MVC
9 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
11 22 (39.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 22 (39.29%) OO
11 22 (39.29%) XML
12 21 (37.50%) WF
13 20 (35.71%) XPath
13 20 (35.71%) Silverlight
13 20 (35.71%) .NET Remoting
13 20 (35.71%) System Testing
13 20 (35.71%) REST
13 20 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
13 20 (35.71%) Workflow
13 20 (35.71%) XSD
13 20 (35.71%) XSLT
13 20 (35.71%) Web Services
14 16 (28.57%) MVVM
15 13 (23.21%) NHibernate

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 31 (55.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (12.50%) ActiveReports
4 7 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 36 (64.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (1.79%) Moq
4 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.29%) Games
2 3 (5.36%) Electronics
2 3 (5.36%) Advertising
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (89.29%) Developer
2 37 (66.07%) .NET Developer
3 25 (44.64%) C# Developer
4 23 (41.07%) Senior Developer
4 23 (41.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 21 (37.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 12 (21.43%) Junior Developer
6 12 (21.43%) Junior
7 9 (16.07%) Junior .NET Developer
8 8 (14.29%) Software Engineer
9 7 (12.50%) Graduate
9 7 (12.50%) Software Developer
9 7 (12.50%) Programmer
9 7 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (12.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 7 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
10 5 (8.93%) Junior Programmer
11 4 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
12 3 (5.36%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (94.64%) .NET
2 42 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 39 (69.64%) WCF
4 36 (64.29%) WinForms
5 22 (39.29%) XML
5 22 (39.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 21 (37.50%) WF
7 20 (35.71%) Silverlight
7 20 (35.71%) Web Services
7 20 (35.71%) XSD
7 20 (35.71%) XSLT
7 20 (35.71%) REST
7 20 (35.71%) .NET Remoting
8 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
8 13 (23.21%) NHibernate
9 8 (14.29%) CSS
10 7 (12.50%) HTML
11 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (8.93%) HTML5
12 5 (8.93%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Client/Server
2 6 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.93%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) MVC
2 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (39.29%) OO
4 20 (35.71%) Workflow
4 20 (35.71%) System Testing
4 20 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
5 16 (28.57%) MVVM
6 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (16.07%) Database Tuning
8 7 (12.50%) TDD
9 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.36%) CAD
10 1 (1.79%) Web Development
10 1 (1.79%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.79%) OOD
10 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (75.00%) SQL
3 36 (64.29%) T-SQL
4 20 (35.71%) XPath
5 13 (23.21%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.93%) C++
6 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.36%) C
7 3 (5.36%) XAML
8 2 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) Infragistics
3 1 (1.79%) Telerik
Derby, Derbyshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 24 days ago