The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 46 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing WPF 1 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.29% 3.27% 2.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 6.51% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 10
Average salary - £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
WPF
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
118 261 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.91% 50.19% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 86 241 207
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
2 10 (90.91%) Silverlight
2 10 (90.91%) REST
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (90.91%) WinForms
2 10 (90.91%) SOAP
2 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
4 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 8 (72.73%) Refactoring
4 8 (72.73%) Web Application Development
4 8 (72.73%) jQuery
5 7 (63.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
5 7 (63.64%) OOP
5 7 (63.64%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) Retail
8 2 (18.18%) ColdFusion
8 2 (18.18%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (18.18%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) C# Developer
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 7 (63.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (90.91%) REST
2 10 (90.91%) Silverlight
2 10 (90.91%) SOAP
2 10 (90.91%) WinForms
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
4 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
4 7 (63.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Refactoring
2 8 (72.73%) Web Application Development
3 7 (63.64%) OO
3 7 (63.64%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle