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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 127 88 98
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 15 45 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.65% 2.24% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.94% 5.53% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 45 70
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £61,000
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
774 814 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.75% 40.50% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 657 710 943
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
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
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 19 September 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
Stevenage +3 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Ware +1 1 £45,000 +80.00%
Watford -23 1 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £47,500 -
Hertford - 1 £40,000 - 1
WPF
East of England

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 56 (90.32%) .NET
2 48 (77.42%) C#
3 32 (51.61%) Software Engineering
4 31 (50.00%) SQL
4 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 30 (48.39%) C++
6 25 (40.32%) WinForms
7 21 (33.87%) MVVM
8 19 (30.65%) MFC
9 18 (29.03%) CSS
9 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 18 (29.03%) Web Services
10 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio
11 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
11 16 (25.81%) WCF
12 15 (24.19%) VB6
12 15 (24.19%) VB
13 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
14 13 (20.97%) VB.NET
14 13 (20.97%) Ajax
14 13 (20.97%) Relational Database
15 12 (19.35%) Middleware
16 11 (17.74%) Windows
16 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
17 9 (14.52%) OO
17 9 (14.52%) Silverlight
18 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
18 8 (12.90%) XML
19 7 (11.29%) OOD
19 7 (11.29%) IIS

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (11.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.06%) NUnit
3 3 (4.84%) Selenium
3 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.84%) Moq
3 3 (4.84%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 5 (8.06%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (54.84%) Developer
2 23 (37.10%) Software Engineer
3 19 (30.65%) C# Developer
4 16 (25.81%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (25.81%) Senior Developer
5 13 (20.97%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) C++ Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Junior
8 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Junior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior C++ Developer
10 2 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (90.32%) .NET
2 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 25 (40.32%) WinForms
4 19 (30.65%) MFC
5 18 (29.03%) CSS
5 18 (29.03%) Web Services
6 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
6 16 (25.81%) WCF
7 13 (20.97%) Ajax
8 12 (19.35%) Middleware
9 9 (14.52%) Silverlight
10 8 (12.90%) XML
11 7 (11.29%) HTML
11 7 (11.29%) HTML5
12 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (4.84%) CSS3
13 3 (4.84%) Gherkin
13 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (4.84%) NHibernate
14 2 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (3.23%) Android
2 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Software Engineering
2 21 (33.87%) MVVM
3 9 (14.52%) OO
4 7 (11.29%) OOD
4 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.29%) TDD
4 7 (11.29%) Image Processing
5 6 (9.68%) MVC
6 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.06%) Project Management
6 5 (8.06%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.45%) BDD
7 4 (6.45%) Scrum
7 4 (6.45%) Kanban
8 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.23%) Web Development
9 2 (3.23%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (1.61%) User Stories
10 1 (1.61%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) C#
2 31 (50.00%) SQL
3 30 (48.39%) C++
4 15 (24.19%) VB
4 15 (24.19%) VB6
5 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
6 13 (20.97%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.84%) Python
7 3 (4.84%) Perl
7 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.23%) C
8 2 (3.23%) PHP
8 2 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) WCAG
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
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