The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 103 99 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 44 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.77% 1.98% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 4.90% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 50
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
870 857 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.93% 40.46% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 734 710 873
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
East of England

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WPF
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WPF Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WPF
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WPF
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Letchworth - 12 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -6 11 £38,750 +19.23%
Bishop's Stortford +9 6 £52,500 +50.00%
St Albans - 3 £37,500 -
Ware 0 2 £48,750 +95.00%
Watford -34 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Potters Bar - 2 £30,500 -
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 69 (83.13%) C#
1 69 (83.13%) .NET
2 44 (53.01%) Software Engineering
3 39 (46.99%) C++
4 38 (45.78%) ASP.NET
5 34 (40.96%) SQL
6 31 (37.35%) WinForms
7 30 (36.14%) MVVM
8 26 (31.33%) MFC
8 26 (31.33%) .NET Framework
9 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
10 23 (27.71%) Windows
11 18 (21.69%) Web Services
11 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
12 17 (20.48%) CSS
12 17 (20.48%) WCF
13 16 (19.28%) Visual Studio
13 16 (19.28%) VB
14 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
14 15 (18.07%) VB6
15 14 (16.87%) Ajax
15 14 (16.87%) XML
16 13 (15.66%) VB.NET
16 13 (15.66%) Relational Database
17 12 (14.46%) Middleware
18 11 (13.25%) Silverlight
19 9 (10.84%) Project Management
20 8 (9.64%) Configuration Management
20 8 (9.64%) Degree
20 8 (9.64%) Software Testing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (8.43%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) NFC
2 1 (1.20%) Broadband
2 1 (1.20%) SMS
2 1 (1.20%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.66%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.82%) NUnit
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.20%) MSTest
4 1 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.20%) Moq
4 1 (1.20%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.20%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.20%) Selenium
4 1 (1.20%) Log4Net
General
1 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
1 5 (6.02%) Finance
1 5 (6.02%) Banking
1 5 (6.02%) Marketing
2 4 (4.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.20%) Back Office
3 1 (1.20%) Electronics
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (55.42%) Developer
2 30 (36.14%) Software Engineer
3 27 (32.53%) C# Developer
4 21 (25.30%) Senior Software Engineer
5 18 (21.69%) Software Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (7.23%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.02%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (6.02%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.02%) C++ Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Junior
10 4 (4.82%) C++/C# Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Junior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) WPF Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (83.13%) .NET
2 38 (45.78%) ASP.NET
3 31 (37.35%) WinForms
4 26 (31.33%) .NET Framework
4 26 (31.33%) MFC
5 18 (21.69%) Web Services
6 17 (20.48%) CSS
6 17 (20.48%) WCF
7 14 (16.87%) Ajax
7 14 (16.87%) XML
8 12 (14.46%) Middleware
9 11 (13.25%) Silverlight
10 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (7.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (4.82%) HTML5
12 4 (4.82%) Reactive Extensions
12 4 (4.82%) LINQ
12 4 (4.82%) HTML
13 3 (3.61%) XSLT
13 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.20%) W3C
4 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.20%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.71%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Android
3 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.01%) Software Engineering
2 30 (36.14%) MVVM
3 9 (10.84%) Project Management
4 8 (9.64%) Configuration Management
4 8 (9.64%) Software Testing
5 7 (8.43%) TDD
5 7 (8.43%) MVC
5 7 (8.43%) Image Processing
6 6 (7.23%) OOD
7 5 (6.02%) OO
8 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.61%) Scrum
9 3 (3.61%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.41%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (2.41%) BDD
10 2 (2.41%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.41%) Kanban
10 2 (2.41%) Web Development
11 1 (1.20%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.20%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 69 (83.13%) C#
2 39 (46.99%) C++
3 34 (40.96%) SQL
4 16 (19.28%) VB
5 15 (18.07%) VB6
5 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
6 13 (15.66%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.82%) Java
8 3 (3.61%) Perl
8 3 (3.61%) Python
8 3 (3.61%) XAML
9 2 (2.41%) PHP
9 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.41%) C
10 1 (1.20%) Delphi
10 1 (1.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) Degree
1 8 (9.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) HL7
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.20%) Symbian
Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago