The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 139 104 83
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -21
Permanent jobs citing WPF 11 26 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.47% 1.37% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 3.38% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 84
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
853 770 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.69% 40.65% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 690 660 1015
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
St Albans - 5 £47,500 -
Hertford -8 2 £40,000 +63.26%
Welwyn Garden City -13 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £37,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £37,500 -
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 27 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 20 (74.07%) SQL
4 13 (48.15%) WCF
5 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 12 (44.44%) MVC
6 11 (40.74%) WinForms
6 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
7 10 (37.04%) HTML
8 8 (29.63%) CSS
8 8 (29.63%) Web Services
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (29.63%) Degree
9 7 (25.93%) C++
9 7 (25.93%) OO
10 6 (22.22%) OOD
10 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) TDD
10 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 5 (18.52%) jQuery
11 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
11 5 (18.52%) HTML5
11 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
11 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
11 5 (18.52%) Ajax
11 5 (18.52%) Finance
11 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
11 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
11 5 (18.52%) Big Data
12 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Big Data
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) NUnit
2 3 (11.11%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 3 (11.11%) Moq
2 3 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 22 (81.48%) C# Developer
3 12 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Junior
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (3.70%) PC Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) WPF Developer
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) WCF
3 11 (40.74%) WinForms
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
4 10 (37.04%) HTML
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (29.63%) CSS
5 8 (29.63%) Web Services
6 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 5 (18.52%) Ajax
7 5 (18.52%) HTML5
8 3 (11.11%) CSS3
8 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
8 3 (11.11%) NHibernate
8 3 (11.11%) XML
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (7.41%) MFC
9 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
10 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
1 5 (18.52%) Visualisation
1 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) OOD
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Kanban
5 3 (11.11%) BDD
5 3 (11.11%) User Stories
6 2 (7.41%) MVVM
6 2 (7.41%) Information Management
7 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) C++
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Perl
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft