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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 60 62 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -39
Permanent jobs citing WPF 42 26 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.27% 2.73% 8.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.27% 7.34% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 73
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
453 354 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.31% 37.15% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 355 295 319
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 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 January 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 +11 22 £40,000 - 1
Basildon -2 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Colchester +5 3 £45,000 -
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 83 (100.00%) C#
2 79 (95.18%) .NET
3 67 (80.72%) ASP.NET
4 64 (77.11%) MVC
5 57 (68.67%) WinForms
6 51 (61.45%) SQL
6 51 (61.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (57.83%) LINQ
8 44 (53.01%) .NET Framework
9 42 (50.60%) T-SQL
9 42 (50.60%) VB.NET
10 40 (48.19%) Razor View Engine
11 37 (44.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 36 (43.37%) XML
13 32 (38.55%) Microsoft
13 32 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (37.35%) JSON
14 31 (37.35%) SQL Server
15 30 (36.14%) WCF
16 26 (31.33%) TDD
17 24 (28.92%) MSTest
18 23 (27.71%) NUnit
18 23 (27.71%) Finance
19 20 (24.10%) MVVM
20 18 (21.69%) Scrum
21 16 (19.28%) Windows
22 15 (18.07%) Rhino Mocks
22 15 (18.07%) Dependency Injection
22 15 (18.07%) Unity DI Container
23 14 (16.87%) Web Application Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) MSTest
2 23 (27.71%) NUnit
3 15 (18.07%) Rhino Mocks
4 14 (16.87%) Moq
5 12 (14.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (8.43%) MSBuild
7 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Banking
2 7 (8.43%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (92.77%) Developer
2 57 (68.67%) .NET Developer
3 34 (40.96%) Software Developer
4 12 (14.46%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.23%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Junior
9 2 (2.41%) Software Manager
9 2 (2.41%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (2.41%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Development Manager
10 1 (1.20%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (95.18%) .NET
2 67 (80.72%) ASP.NET
3 57 (68.67%) WinForms
4 51 (61.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 48 (57.83%) LINQ
6 44 (53.01%) .NET Framework
7 40 (48.19%) Razor View Engine
8 37 (44.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 36 (43.37%) XML
10 31 (37.35%) JSON
11 30 (36.14%) WCF
12 15 (18.07%) Unity DI Container
13 14 (16.87%) Castle Windsor
13 14 (16.87%) Ninject
13 14 (16.87%) Spring.NET
14 5 (6.02%) HTML
15 4 (4.82%) ADO.NET
15 4 (4.82%) XHTML
16 3 (3.61%) Web Services
17 1 (1.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (10.84%) Social Network
4 6 (7.23%) Kindle
5 4 (4.82%) Physics
6 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.41%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.20%) Android
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (77.11%) MVC
2 32 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (31.33%) TDD
4 20 (24.10%) MVVM
5 18 (21.69%) Scrum
6 15 (18.07%) Dependency Injection
7 14 (16.87%) Web Application Development
7 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (16.87%) Kanban
8 13 (15.66%) OO
9 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
10 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
11 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.23%) OOD
13 4 (4.82%) BDD
14 2 (2.41%) Requirements Analysis
14 2 (2.41%) Risk Management
14 2 (2.41%) Wealth Management
14 2 (2.41%) Domain-Driven Design
14 2 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) C#
2 51 (61.45%) SQL
3 42 (50.60%) T-SQL
3 42 (50.60%) VB.NET
4 12 (14.46%) XAML
5 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.23%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.23%) VB
7 4 (4.82%) C++
7 4 (4.82%) C
7 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 32 (38.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) Facebook
2 9 (10.84%) Twitter
3 4 (4.82%) Sage
4 2 (2.41%) DevExpress
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £52987 - £57987 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago