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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 107 90 109
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Permanent jobs citing WPF 44 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.75% 2.02% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.03% 5.23% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 46
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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
874 860 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.74% 38.67% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 739 707 843
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 11 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 11 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
Hemel Hempstead +4 13 £37,500 +15.38%
Letchworth - 13 £42,500 -
Bishop's Stortford +1 6 £52,500 +50.00%
St Albans - 3 £37,500 -
Watford -31 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Ware - 2 £48,750 -
Potters Bar - 2 £30,500 -
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 79 (84.95%) C#
2 75 (80.65%) .NET
3 48 (51.61%) Software Engineering
4 43 (46.24%) C++
5 38 (40.86%) ASP.NET
6 34 (36.56%) MVVM
7 33 (35.48%) .NET Framework
7 33 (35.48%) WinForms
8 32 (34.41%) SQL
8 32 (34.41%) SQL Server
9 29 (31.18%) MFC
9 29 (31.18%) Windows
10 19 (20.43%) Web Services
10 19 (20.43%) XML
10 19 (20.43%) WCF
11 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
12 17 (18.28%) VB
13 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
13 16 (17.20%) CSS
13 16 (17.20%) Visual Studio
13 16 (17.20%) VB6
14 15 (16.13%) Degree
14 15 (16.13%) Ajax
15 14 (15.05%) VB.NET
16 13 (13.98%) Relational Database
17 12 (12.90%) Middleware
18 11 (11.83%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (11.83%) Silverlight
18 11 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
19 10 (10.75%) Reactive Extensions

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 8 (8.60%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) NFC
2 1 (1.08%) Broadband
2 1 (1.08%) SMS
2 1 (1.08%) SMPP
2 1 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.41%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.98%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.23%) NUnit
3 2 (2.15%) Subversion
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.08%) MSTest
4 1 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.08%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.08%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.08%) Log4Net
General
1 11 (11.83%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (6.45%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Games
4 1 (1.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (58.06%) Developer
2 30 (32.26%) Software Engineer
2 30 (32.26%) C# Developer
3 25 (26.88%) Software Developer
4 22 (23.66%) Senior Software Engineer
5 18 (19.35%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (8.60%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) C++ Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Junior
11 4 (4.30%) C++/C# Developer
12 3 (3.23%) WPF Developer
12 3 (3.23%) Senior C++ Developer
12 3 (3.23%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (80.65%) .NET
2 38 (40.86%) ASP.NET
3 33 (35.48%) WinForms
3 33 (35.48%) .NET Framework
4 29 (31.18%) MFC
5 19 (20.43%) Web Services
5 19 (20.43%) XML
5 19 (20.43%) WCF
6 16 (17.20%) CSS
7 15 (16.13%) Ajax
8 12 (12.90%) Middleware
9 11 (11.83%) Silverlight
10 10 (10.75%) Reactive Extensions
11 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (4.30%) HTML5
12 4 (4.30%) LINQ
12 4 (4.30%) HTML
13 3 (3.23%) XSLT
14 2 (2.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.08%) W3C
4 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.18%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Android
3 4 (4.30%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) Software Engineering
2 34 (36.56%) MVVM
3 10 (10.75%) Project Management
4 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management
4 8 (8.60%) Software Testing
5 7 (7.53%) Image Processing
6 6 (6.45%) MVC
6 6 (6.45%) TDD
6 6 (6.45%) OOD
7 5 (5.38%) OO
8 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.23%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.15%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (2.15%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.15%) Scrum
10 2 (2.15%) Web Development
10 2 (2.15%) SOA
11 1 (1.08%) UML
11 1 (1.08%) OOP
11 1 (1.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 79 (84.95%) C#
2 43 (46.24%) C++
3 32 (34.41%) SQL
4 17 (18.28%) VB
5 16 (17.20%) VB6
5 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
6 14 (15.05%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.38%) Java
8 3 (3.23%) XAML
9 2 (2.15%) Python
9 2 (2.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (2.15%) C
9 2 (2.15%) Perl
9 2 (2.15%) PHP
10 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.08%) Delphi
10 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Degree
2 8 (8.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) HL7
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) Symbian
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
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