The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 25 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 31 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 8.14% 5.12% 4.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.39% 11.90% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 20
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £35,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WPF
East Midlands

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 Derbyshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
152 269 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 39.90% 43.04% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 143 246 179
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

WPF Salary Trend in Derbyshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

WPF
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +2 23 £41,500 +3.75%
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 54 (100.00%) C#
2 53 (98.15%) .NET
3 47 (87.04%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (64.81%) .NET Framework
5 34 (62.96%) SQL Server
5 34 (62.96%) MVC
6 32 (59.26%) WCF
6 32 (59.26%) SQL
7 28 (51.85%) XML
7 28 (51.85%) WinForms
8 25 (46.30%) HTML
9 22 (40.74%) T-SQL
10 21 (38.89%) WF
10 21 (38.89%) Windows
11 20 (37.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 19 (35.19%) REST
12 19 (35.19%) Games
12 19 (35.19%) Workflow
12 19 (35.19%) Silverlight
12 19 (35.19%) Web Services
12 19 (35.19%) .NET Remoting
12 19 (35.19%) XSD
12 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
12 19 (35.19%) XPath
13 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
14 16 (29.63%) Multithreading
15 15 (27.78%) Scrum
15 15 (27.78%) Visual Studio
16 14 (25.93%) CSS
17 13 (24.07%) Automated Testing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 7 (12.96%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.56%) MSBuild
3 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 19 (35.19%) Games
2 6 (11.11%) Multimedia
2 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (77.78%) Developer
2 21 (38.89%) C# Developer
3 17 (31.48%) Senior Developer
4 16 (29.63%) .NET Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Applications Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Team Leader
9 4 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (7.41%) Senior C++ Developer
9 4 (7.41%) C++/C# Developer
9 4 (7.41%) C++ Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Lead Software Developer
10 3 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (98.15%) .NET
2 35 (64.81%) .NET Framework
3 32 (59.26%) WCF
4 28 (51.85%) WinForms
4 28 (51.85%) XML
5 25 (46.30%) HTML
6 21 (38.89%) WF
7 20 (37.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 19 (35.19%) REST
8 19 (35.19%) Silverlight
8 19 (35.19%) .NET Remoting
8 19 (35.19%) Web Services
8 19 (35.19%) XSD
8 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
9 14 (25.93%) CSS
10 11 (20.37%) XSLT
10 11 (20.37%) RESTful
11 9 (16.67%) Ajax
12 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (9.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.56%) MPEG
3 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 11 (20.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (87.04%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (62.96%) MVC
3 19 (35.19%) Workflow
4 16 (29.63%) Multithreading
5 15 (27.78%) Scrum
6 13 (24.07%) Automated Testing
6 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
7 12 (22.22%) OO
8 11 (20.37%) TDD
8 11 (20.37%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (11.11%) UML
11 4 (7.41%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (7.41%) System Testing
11 4 (7.41%) ATDD
11 4 (7.41%) User Stories
12 3 (5.56%) Code Coverage
13 2 (3.70%) OOP
13 2 (3.70%) Time Management
13 2 (3.70%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (59.26%) SQL
3 22 (40.74%) T-SQL
4 19 (35.19%) XPath
5 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (22.22%) C++
6 12 (22.22%) C
7 10 (18.52%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.56%) Java
8 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.70%) PHP
9 2 (3.70%) VBA
9 2 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) MCSD
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Infragistics
2 3 (5.56%) AccuRev
3 2 (3.70%) Telerik