The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 63 54 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Permanent jobs citing WPF 33 38 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.75% 3.17% 7.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.73% 9.05% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
427 420 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.52% 35.09% 35.73%
Number of salaries quoted 330 379 359
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WPF
Salary Trend in Essex

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

WPF Salary Trend in Essex

WPF
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Essex

WPF
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
Chelmsford +1 11 £40,000 -6.19%
Colchester -11 3 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £35,000 -
Brentwood -12 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Basildon -10 1 £27,500 -45.00%
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (96.43%) C#
2 48 (85.71%) .NET
3 41 (73.21%) ASP.NET
4 38 (67.86%) MVC
5 34 (60.71%) WinForms
5 34 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (57.14%) LINQ
7 31 (55.36%) SQL
8 30 (53.57%) VB.NET
9 26 (46.43%) T-SQL
9 26 (46.43%) Razor View Engine
10 25 (44.64%) Entity Framework
10 25 (44.64%) .NET Framework
11 22 (39.29%) XML
11 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
11 22 (39.29%) OO
12 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (35.71%) JSON
14 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
15 16 (28.57%) Retail
16 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
17 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
18 11 (19.64%) Scrum
18 11 (19.64%) Finance
18 11 (19.64%) WCF
19 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
20 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
20 9 (16.07%) SLA
21 8 (14.29%) XAML
21 8 (14.29%) C

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 7 (12.50%) NUnit
1 7 (12.50%) Moq
1 7 (12.50%) JIRA
2 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.71%) Mercurial
3 5 (8.93%) NCover
3 5 (8.93%) StyleCop
3 5 (8.93%) CruiseControl
3 5 (8.93%) Subversion
3 5 (8.93%) ReSharper
3 5 (8.93%) TeamCity
3 5 (8.93%) SpecFlow
3 5 (8.93%) NCrunch
3 5 (8.93%) NSubstitute
4 2 (3.57%) MSTest
4 2 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 16 (28.57%) Retail
2 11 (19.64%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (82.14%) Developer
2 40 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Web Developer
3 15 (26.79%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 12 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 12 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (17.86%) Software Developer
7 9 (16.07%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (12.50%) Junior Developer
8 7 (12.50%) Junior
9 6 (10.71%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (10.71%) Junior .NET Developer
10 5 (8.93%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (8.93%) Junior C# Developer
11 4 (7.14%) Programmer
11 4 (7.14%) C# Programmer
11 4 (7.14%) Software Programmer
12 3 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (85.71%) .NET
2 41 (73.21%) ASP.NET
3 34 (60.71%) WinForms
3 34 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (57.14%) LINQ
5 26 (46.43%) Razor View Engine
6 25 (44.64%) Entity Framework
6 25 (44.64%) .NET Framework
7 22 (39.29%) XML
8 20 (35.71%) JSON
9 11 (19.64%) WCF
10 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (12.50%) Ninject
11 7 (12.50%) HTML
12 6 (10.71%) jQuery
13 5 (8.93%) Web Services
13 5 (8.93%) MSMQ
13 5 (8.93%) ADO.NET
13 5 (8.93%) Dapper ORM
13 5 (8.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.29%) Physics
3 7 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (8.93%) CUDA
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Social Network
5 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) MVC
2 22 (39.29%) OO
3 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (19.64%) Scrum
6 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
7 8 (14.29%) SDLC
8 5 (8.93%) Workflow
8 5 (8.93%) TDD
9 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.57%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.57%) Wealth Management
11 2 (3.57%) Kanban
11 2 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (3.57%) MVVM
11 2 (3.57%) Validation
11 2 (3.57%) OOD
12 1 (1.79%) SOA
12 1 (1.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 54 (96.43%) C#
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 30 (53.57%) VB.NET
4 26 (46.43%) T-SQL
5 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.29%) C
6 8 (14.29%) C++
6 8 (14.29%) XAML
7 5 (8.93%) XPath
7 5 (8.93%) VC++
8 2 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Facebook
2 1 (1.79%) Twitter