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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 69 71 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -52
Permanent jobs citing WPF 33 26 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.42% 2.31% 8.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.19% 6.74% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 73
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
459 386 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.60% 34.31% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 354 332 318
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 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
Chelmsford - 15 £40,000 -
Basildon -4 5 £50,000 - 1
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 80 (100.00%) C#
2 70 (87.50%) .NET
3 52 (65.00%) SQL
4 51 (63.75%) ASP.NET
5 47 (58.75%) MVC
6 45 (56.25%) SQL Server
7 42 (52.50%) LINQ
8 41 (51.25%) .NET Framework
9 40 (50.00%) WinForms
10 38 (47.50%) WCF
11 35 (43.75%) T-SQL
12 33 (41.25%) XML
13 31 (38.75%) VB.NET
14 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
15 29 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (33.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 27 (33.75%) Razor View Engine
18 24 (30.00%) JSON
19 23 (28.75%) NUnit
19 23 (28.75%) MSTest
20 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
21 19 (23.75%) Finance
22 17 (21.25%) XAML
22 17 (21.25%) MVVM
22 17 (21.25%) TDD
23 14 (17.50%) Visual Studio
24 13 (16.25%) Windows
24 13 (16.25%) MSBuild

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (28.75%) MSTest
2 23 (28.75%) NUnit
3 14 (17.50%) Visual Studio
4 13 (16.25%) MSBuild
5 9 (11.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (10.00%) Moq
7 1 (1.25%) MSI
7 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Retail
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (93.75%) Developer
2 35 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 34 (42.50%) Software Developer
4 24 (30.00%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Developer
8 4 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Development Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Software Manager
10 1 (1.25%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.25%) Junior C# Developer
10 1 (1.25%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (1.25%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.25%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (87.50%) .NET
2 51 (63.75%) ASP.NET
3 42 (52.50%) LINQ
4 41 (51.25%) .NET Framework
5 40 (50.00%) WinForms
6 38 (47.50%) WCF
7 33 (41.25%) XML
8 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (33.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 27 (33.75%) Razor View Engine
10 24 (30.00%) JSON
11 8 (10.00%) Silverlight
11 8 (10.00%) HTML
11 8 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
12 7 (8.75%) XHTML
12 7 (8.75%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (8.75%) Ninject
12 7 (8.75%) Spring.NET
12 7 (8.75%) ADO.NET
13 6 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.25%) Social Network
4 4 (5.00%) Kindle
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.25%) Physics
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Android
2 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.75%) MVC
2 29 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.25%) TDD
3 17 (21.25%) MVVM
4 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (15.00%) OO
5 9 (11.25%) Scrum
6 8 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 8 (10.00%) Kanban
6 8 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.50%) OOD
9 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.75%) BDD
10 3 (3.75%) OOP
10 3 (3.75%) Validation
11 1 (1.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (65.00%) SQL
3 35 (43.75%) T-SQL
4 31 (38.75%) VB.NET
5 17 (21.25%) XAML
6 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.75%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.00%) VB
9 3 (3.75%) C++
9 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.50%) MCTS
2 2 (2.50%) MCP
2 2 (2.50%) MCAD
2 2 (2.50%) MCSD
3 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) Sage
3 5 (6.25%) DevExpress
3 5 (6.25%) Facebook
3 5 (6.25%) Twitter
4 1 (1.25%) Sybase
4 1 (1.25%) Cognos
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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