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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 76 70 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -53
Permanent jobs citing WPF 25 37 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.98% 2.87% 9.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.07% 7.87% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 80
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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
412 470 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.57% 36.43% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 335 368 301
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +10 12 £40,000 -
Colchester -2 3 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Basildon -4 2 £42,500 -15.00%
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 63 (100.00%) C#
2 59 (93.65%) .NET
3 57 (90.48%) ASP.NET
4 52 (82.54%) MVC
5 50 (79.37%) WinForms
5 50 (79.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (63.49%) VB.NET
6 40 (63.49%) SQL
7 38 (60.32%) LINQ
7 38 (60.32%) Razor View Engine
8 35 (55.56%) .NET Framework
9 34 (53.97%) T-SQL
9 34 (53.97%) Entity Framework
10 32 (50.79%) Microsoft
11 29 (46.03%) XML
11 29 (46.03%) JSON
12 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (26.98%) TDD
14 14 (22.22%) WCF
14 14 (22.22%) Scrum
15 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
16 12 (19.05%) MSTest
16 12 (19.05%) MVVM
17 11 (17.46%) Rhino Mocks
17 11 (17.46%) Dependency Injection
17 11 (17.46%) Unity DI Container
17 11 (17.46%) Finance
17 11 (17.46%) OO
17 11 (17.46%) NUnit
18 10 (15.87%) Spring.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MSTest
2 11 (17.46%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (17.46%) NUnit
3 10 (15.87%) Moq
4 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (88.89%) Developer
2 52 (82.54%) .NET Developer
3 27 (42.86%) Software Developer
4 7 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Junior
7 3 (4.76%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (1.59%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (1.59%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (93.65%) .NET
2 57 (90.48%) ASP.NET
3 50 (79.37%) WinForms
3 50 (79.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (60.32%) Razor View Engine
4 38 (60.32%) LINQ
5 35 (55.56%) .NET Framework
6 34 (53.97%) Entity Framework
7 29 (46.03%) JSON
7 29 (46.03%) XML
8 14 (22.22%) WCF
9 11 (17.46%) Unity DI Container
10 10 (15.87%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (15.87%) Ninject
10 10 (15.87%) Spring.NET
11 1 (1.59%) Web Services
11 1 (1.59%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (9.52%) Kindle
2 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.94%) Social Network
4 4 (6.35%) Physics
4 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (82.54%) MVC
2 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.98%) TDD
4 14 (22.22%) Scrum
5 12 (19.05%) MVVM
6 11 (17.46%) OO
6 11 (17.46%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (15.87%) Web Application Development
7 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (15.87%) Kanban
8 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.52%) OOD
9 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.35%) BDD
11 3 (4.76%) Wealth Management
12 2 (3.17%) Domain-Driven Design
12 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
13 1 (1.59%) OOP
13 1 (1.59%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (63.49%) SQL
2 40 (63.49%) VB.NET
3 34 (53.97%) T-SQL
4 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.52%) VB
5 6 (9.52%) XAML
6 4 (6.35%) C
6 4 (6.35%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) ISO 9001
1 6 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 32 (50.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Facebook
2 5 (7.94%) Twitter
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