The first table below looks at the demand for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 37 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing WPF 23 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.98% 3.41% 3.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.90% 6.85% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 15
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
211 248 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.67% 49.80% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 174 239 238
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
North West

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

WPF
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

WPF Salary Trend in Lancashire

WPF
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Lancashire 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
Lancaster - 10 £35,000 - 2
Blackpool - 8 £43,000 - 1
Skelmersdale - 3 £37,500 - 2
Ormskirk -2 1 £31,500 -16.00% 1
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) ASP.NET
2 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
3 28 (84.85%) MVC
4 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (69.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (57.58%) Scrum
7 17 (51.52%) Oracle
8 16 (48.48%) WCF
9 15 (45.45%) OO
10 13 (39.39%) Test Scripting
11 11 (33.33%) MVVM
11 11 (33.33%) WinForms
12 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
12 10 (30.30%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (30.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
13 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (24.24%) SQL
13 8 (24.24%) XAML
13 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (21.21%) TDD
14 7 (21.21%) HTML
14 7 (21.21%) Silverlight
15 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
15 6 (18.18%) Degree
16 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (15.15%) NUnit
16 5 (15.15%) JavaScript

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (12.12%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) NUnit
1 5 (15.15%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (15.15%) Moq
2 4 (12.12%) PowerBuilder
3 3 (9.09%) MSTest
4 2 (6.06%) PhoneGap
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) .NET Developer
3 21 (63.64%) C# Developer
4 16 (48.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Programmer
7 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) ASP.NET
3 23 (69.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (48.48%) WCF
5 11 (33.33%) WinForms
6 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
6 10 (30.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (21.21%) Silverlight
8 7 (21.21%) HTML
9 5 (15.15%) CSS
9 5 (15.15%) SOAP
9 5 (15.15%) Web Services
9 5 (15.15%) LINQ
9 5 (15.15%) jQuery
9 5 (15.15%) REST
9 5 (15.15%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Tandem
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.06%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) MVC
2 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (57.58%) Scrum
4 15 (45.45%) OO
5 13 (39.39%) Test Scripting
6 11 (33.33%) MVVM
7 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
8 7 (21.21%) TDD
9 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 5 (15.15%) Kanban
10 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
11 3 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (9.09%) Web Development
11 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 3 (9.09%) Migration
12 2 (6.06%) Time Management
12 2 (6.06%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) XAML
3 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) VB
4 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Oracle
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Incentive scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago