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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 77 70 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -53
Permanent jobs citing WPF 25 37 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.89% 2.59% 9.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 7.05% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 81
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
466 525 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.25% 36.82% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 394 429 300
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +6 6 £40,000 -
Colchester -5 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Southend-on-Sea -7 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Basildon -5 1 £42,500 -15.00%
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 64 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (89.06%) .NET
3 53 (82.81%) ASP.NET
4 49 (76.56%) MVC
5 48 (75.00%) WinForms
5 48 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (59.38%) VB.NET
6 38 (59.38%) SQL
7 37 (57.81%) LINQ
8 31 (48.44%) Razor View Engine
9 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
10 28 (43.75%) .NET Framework
10 28 (43.75%) Entity Framework
11 27 (42.19%) T-SQL
12 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (35.94%) XML
13 23 (35.94%) JSON
14 17 (26.56%) Scrum
15 16 (25.00%) TDD
16 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
17 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
17 12 (18.75%) OO
17 12 (18.75%) Finance
17 12 (18.75%) WCF
17 12 (18.75%) MVVM
18 11 (17.19%) Rhino Mocks
18 11 (17.19%) Dependency Injection
18 11 (17.19%) MSTest
18 11 (17.19%) Unity DI Container
18 11 (17.19%) SLA

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MSTest
1 11 (17.19%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (15.63%) Moq
2 10 (15.63%) NUnit
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Retail
3 6 (9.38%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (87.50%) Developer
2 52 (81.25%) .NET Developer
3 24 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 11 (17.19%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Software Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
7 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Junior
8 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Junior C# Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Software Programmer
10 2 (3.13%) C# Programmer
10 2 (3.13%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (89.06%) .NET
2 53 (82.81%) ASP.NET
3 48 (75.00%) WinForms
3 48 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (57.81%) LINQ
5 31 (48.44%) Razor View Engine
6 28 (43.75%) Entity Framework
6 28 (43.75%) .NET Framework
7 23 (35.94%) JSON
7 23 (35.94%) XML
8 12 (18.75%) WCF
9 11 (17.19%) Unity DI Container
10 10 (15.63%) Spring.NET
10 10 (15.63%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (15.63%) Ninject
11 1 (1.56%) HTML5
11 1 (1.56%) HTML
11 1 (1.56%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.56%) CSS
11 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (10.94%) Physics
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.81%) Social Network
5 3 (4.69%) Credit Risk
5 3 (4.69%) Kindle
6 1 (1.56%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (76.56%) MVC
2 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.56%) Scrum
4 16 (25.00%) TDD
5 12 (18.75%) OO
5 12 (18.75%) MVVM
6 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
6 11 (17.19%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (15.63%) Web Application Development
7 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (15.63%) Kanban
8 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.81%) OOD
11 4 (6.25%) Wealth Management
12 3 (4.69%) BDD
13 2 (3.13%) Domain-Driven Design
13 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
14 1 (1.56%) Asset Management
14 1 (1.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (59.38%) SQL
2 38 (59.38%) VB.NET
3 27 (42.19%) T-SQL
4 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.50%) XAML
6 7 (10.94%) C
6 7 (10.94%) C++
7 5 (7.81%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Facebook
2 5 (7.81%) Twitter
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Southend-on-Sea
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k per annum depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago