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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 43 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 8 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.63% 7.97% 5.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.44% 16.78% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 9
Average salary £32,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £27,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
147 143 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 48.36% 47.51% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 141 128 67
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 August 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Derby

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) MVC
4 12 (63.16%) WinForms
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
5 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
6 10 (52.63%) HTML
6 10 (52.63%) CSS
6 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
6 10 (52.63%) jQuery
7 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
7 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (47.37%) HTML5
7 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
8 8 (42.11%) Entity Framework
9 7 (36.84%) Degree
9 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
9 7 (36.84%) OO
10 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
11 5 (26.32%) NHS
11 5 (26.32%) IIS
11 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
11 5 (26.32%) PHP
11 5 (26.32%) WCF
11 5 (26.32%) LINQ
11 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (26.32%) Telerik

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
4 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (21.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Junior
3 4 (21.05%) Programmer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) QA Leader
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) WinForms
3 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
4 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 10 (52.63%) jQuery
4 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
4 10 (52.63%) HTML
5 9 (47.37%) HTML5
6 8 (42.11%) Entity Framework
7 5 (26.32%) LINQ to SQL
7 5 (26.32%) Kendo UI
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (26.32%) WCF
7 5 (26.32%) LINQ
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 5 (26.32%) NHS
3 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
4 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
5 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
6 3 (15.79%) OOD
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 4 (21.05%) C++
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Telerik