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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 57 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.86% 3.10% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.41% 6.01% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 12
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £39,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
264 283 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.66% 51.64% 49.21%
Number of salaries quoted 235 269 191
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 31 October 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
Blackpool +2 5 £44,000 +64.48% 1
Ormskirk - 2 £31,500 -
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
3 29 (80.56%) ASP.NET
4 28 (77.78%) MVC
5 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (55.56%) WCF
7 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (47.22%) Scrum
9 16 (44.44%) Oracle
10 15 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 15 (41.67%) .NET Framework
11 13 (36.11%) MVVM
11 13 (36.11%) SQL
11 13 (36.11%) HTML
12 12 (33.33%) Web Services
12 12 (33.33%) OO
13 11 (30.56%) WinForms
13 11 (30.56%) XAML
14 10 (27.78%) CSS
14 10 (27.78%) SOAP
14 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
14 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (27.78%) REST
14 10 (27.78%) jQuery
14 10 (27.78%) Silverlight
15 9 (25.00%) ColdFusion
15 9 (25.00%) PowerBuilder
16 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
16 8 (22.22%) LINQ

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 9 (25.00%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 22 (61.11%) C# Developer
3 19 (52.78%) .NET Developer
4 15 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (2.78%) WPF Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (80.56%) ASP.NET
3 20 (55.56%) WCF
4 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 13 (36.11%) HTML
7 12 (33.33%) Web Services
8 11 (30.56%) WinForms
9 10 (27.78%) CSS
9 10 (27.78%) SOAP
9 10 (27.78%) REST
9 10 (27.78%) Silverlight
9 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (27.78%) jQuery
10 8 (22.22%) LINQ
11 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (8.33%) PhoneGap
12 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) MVC
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Scrum
4 13 (36.11%) MVVM
5 12 (33.33%) OO
6 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.22%) Web Development
7 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
7 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) Migration
9 3 (8.33%) TDD
9 3 (8.33%) Time Management
10 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) XAML
4 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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