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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 109 86 103
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Permanent jobs citing WPF 31 44 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.29% 2.17% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.73% 5.19% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 64
Average salary £43,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £63,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
830 848 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.45% 41.73% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 702 718 908
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +10 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Hemel Hempstead -9 5 £38,750 +17.42%
Bishop's Stortford - 5 £52,500 -
Watford -24 2 £30,000 -4.00%
St Albans - 2 £37,500 -
Stevenage +1 1 - -
Ware 0 1 £45,000 +80.00%
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 63 (86.30%) .NET
2 59 (80.82%) C#
3 40 (54.79%) Software Engineering
4 37 (50.68%) ASP.NET
5 36 (49.32%) C++
6 32 (43.84%) SQL
7 30 (41.10%) WinForms
8 26 (35.62%) MVVM
9 22 (30.14%) MFC
10 19 (26.03%) CSS
10 19 (26.03%) .NET Framework
10 19 (26.03%) WCF
11 18 (24.66%) Web Services
11 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
12 17 (23.29%) Visual Studio
13 16 (21.92%) VB
13 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
14 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
14 15 (20.55%) Windows
14 15 (20.55%) VB6
15 14 (19.18%) Ajax
16 13 (17.81%) VB.NET
16 13 (17.81%) Relational Database
17 12 (16.44%) Middleware
18 11 (15.07%) Silverlight
19 10 (13.70%) XML
20 9 (12.33%) MVC
20 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
21 8 (10.96%) OO
21 8 (10.96%) Configuration Management

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (9.59%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) NFC
2 1 (1.37%) SMS
2 1 (1.37%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.81%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.85%) NUnit
3 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.11%) Selenium
4 3 (4.11%) Moq
4 3 (4.11%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (2.74%) Subversion
6 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.37%) Log4Net
6 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.37%) MSTest
6 1 (1.37%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
1 5 (6.85%) Banking
1 5 (6.85%) Marketing
2 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
3 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Developer
2 27 (36.99%) Software Engineer
3 22 (30.14%) C# Developer
4 20 (27.40%) Senior Software Engineer
5 18 (24.66%) Senior Developer
6 13 (17.81%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (8.22%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Junior
9 5 (6.85%) C++ Developer
10 4 (5.48%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Junior Software Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) C++/C# Developer
11 3 (4.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior C++ Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
12 2 (2.74%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (86.30%) .NET
2 37 (50.68%) ASP.NET
3 30 (41.10%) WinForms
4 22 (30.14%) MFC
5 19 (26.03%) CSS
5 19 (26.03%) .NET Framework
5 19 (26.03%) WCF
6 18 (24.66%) Web Services
7 14 (19.18%) Ajax
8 12 (16.44%) Middleware
9 11 (15.07%) Silverlight
10 10 (13.70%) XML
11 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (9.59%) HTML5
12 7 (9.59%) HTML
13 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (5.48%) CSS3
15 3 (4.11%) Gherkin
15 3 (4.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 3 (4.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.37%) iPhone
3 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.55%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Android
3 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) Software Engineering
2 26 (35.62%) MVVM
3 9 (12.33%) MVC
4 8 (10.96%) Configuration Management
4 8 (10.96%) Project Management
4 8 (10.96%) OO
4 8 (10.96%) Software Testing
4 8 (10.96%) TDD
5 7 (9.59%) Image Processing
6 6 (8.22%) OOD
7 4 (5.48%) Scrum
7 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.48%) BDD
7 4 (5.48%) Kanban
8 3 (4.11%) Web Application Development
8 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.11%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.74%) Web Development
9 2 (2.74%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (1.37%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 59 (80.82%) C#
2 36 (49.32%) C++
3 32 (43.84%) SQL
4 16 (21.92%) VB
5 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.55%) VB6
6 13 (17.81%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.48%) Java
7 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.11%) Perl
8 3 (4.11%) Python
8 3 (4.11%) XAML
9 2 (2.74%) C
9 2 (2.74%) PHP
10 1 (1.37%) Delphi
10 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) Symbian
Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago