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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 28 25 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 20 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 6.92% 4.88% 2.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.89% 14.29% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 8
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 £39,400 £40,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
144 70 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 49.83% 34.15% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 130 60 111
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 £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £79,500 £45,000
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 18 September 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Derby

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 49 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (95.92%) .NET
3 39 (79.59%) .NET Framework
4 38 (77.55%) SQL
5 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 35 (71.43%) WCF
6 33 (67.35%) T-SQL
7 32 (65.31%) WinForms
8 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (57.14%) MVC
9 28 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (55.10%) Visual Studio
11 25 (51.02%) Windows
12 22 (44.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 20 (40.82%) XML
14 19 (38.78%) WF
15 18 (36.73%) Silverlight
15 18 (36.73%) XPath
15 18 (36.73%) .NET Remoting
15 18 (36.73%) REST
15 18 (36.73%) Workflow
15 18 (36.73%) XSD
15 18 (36.73%) OO
15 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
15 18 (36.73%) Web Services
16 17 (34.69%) XSLT
16 17 (34.69%) Performance Analysis
16 17 (34.69%) System Testing
17 13 (26.53%) VB.NET
17 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (4.08%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 28 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (14.29%) ActiveReports
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 27 (55.10%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) Subversion
3 1 (2.04%) Moq
General
1 8 (16.33%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
2 33 (67.35%) .NET Developer
3 22 (44.90%) Senior Developer
3 22 (44.90%) C# Developer
4 20 (40.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (38.78%) Senior C# Developer
5 19 (38.78%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (22.45%) Junior Developer
6 11 (22.45%) Junior
7 8 (16.33%) Junior .NET Developer
8 7 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (14.29%) Graduate
8 7 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 7 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Programmer
10 4 (8.16%) Junior Programmer
11 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
11 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
11 3 (6.12%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (95.92%) .NET
2 39 (79.59%) .NET Framework
3 35 (71.43%) WCF
4 32 (65.31%) WinForms
5 22 (44.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 20 (40.82%) XML
7 19 (38.78%) WF
8 18 (36.73%) Silverlight
8 18 (36.73%) .NET Remoting
8 18 (36.73%) REST
8 18 (36.73%) XSD
8 18 (36.73%) Web Services
9 17 (34.69%) XSLT
10 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
11 12 (24.49%) NHibernate
12 7 (14.29%) CSS
12 7 (14.29%) HTML
13 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (8.16%) HTML5
14 4 (8.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.16%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) EPoS
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) MVC
3 18 (36.73%) Workflow
3 18 (36.73%) OO
4 17 (34.69%) Performance Analysis
4 17 (34.69%) System Testing
5 12 (24.49%) MVVM
6 9 (18.37%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (18.37%) Database Tuning
7 6 (12.24%) TDD
8 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
10 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.08%) CAD
11 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.04%) OOD
11 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.04%) Scrum
11 1 (2.04%) Web Development
11 1 (2.04%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (77.55%) SQL
3 33 (67.35%) T-SQL
4 18 (36.73%) XPath
5 13 (26.53%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) Java
8 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Infragistics
3 1 (2.04%) Telerik