The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 108 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing WPF 53 80 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.65% 2.19% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 6.26% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 25 74 53
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WPF
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1254 1277 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 39.05% 34.97% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1074 840
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WPF
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WPF Salary Trend in Leeds

WPF
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 150 (90.36%) C#
2 145 (87.35%) .NET
3 136 (81.93%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (80.72%) SQL Server
5 100 (60.24%) ASP.NET
6 96 (57.83%) SQL
7 85 (51.20%) Retail
8 78 (46.99%) Software Engineering
9 76 (45.78%) Moq
10 72 (43.37%) Microsoft
11 68 (40.96%) Scrum
12 66 (39.76%) MVC
13 65 (39.16%) WinForms
13 65 (39.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 60 (36.14%) Business Intelligence
14 60 (36.14%) WCF
15 56 (33.73%) ReSharper
15 56 (33.73%) Hyper-V
15 56 (33.73%) SoapUI
15 56 (33.73%) Big Data
15 56 (33.73%) Analytics
15 56 (33.73%) Private Cloud
16 55 (33.13%) HTML
17 54 (32.53%) .NET Framework
17 54 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
18 53 (31.93%) Continuous Integration
18 53 (31.93%) Windows
19 49 (29.52%) Apple
19 49 (29.52%) Apple iOS
20 47 (28.31%) MS Excel

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 47 (28.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (80.72%) SQL Server
2 56 (33.73%) Big Data
3 16 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (6.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.61%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (3.61%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.61%) SQLite
7 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 76 (45.78%) Moq
2 56 (33.73%) ReSharper
2 56 (33.73%) SoapUI
3 44 (26.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (12.65%) NUnit
5 20 (12.05%) Rhino Mocks
5 20 (12.05%) MSTest
6 12 (7.23%) SpecFlow
6 12 (7.23%) FitNesse
7 7 (4.22%) Xcode
8 5 (3.01%) Jasmine
8 5 (3.01%) Selenium
8 5 (3.01%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.20%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 85 (51.20%) Retail
2 65 (39.16%) Pharmaceutical
3 38 (22.89%) Finance
4 6 (3.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 101 (60.84%) Developer
2 44 (26.51%) Software Engineer
3 37 (22.29%) .NET Developer
4 32 (19.28%) Software Developer
5 23 (13.86%) Senior Developer
6 19 (11.45%) C# Developer
7 15 (9.04%) Mobile Developer
8 13 (7.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (7.23%) .NET Software Developer
9 12 (7.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (6.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (6.63%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (5.42%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (5.42%) Tester
11 9 (5.42%) Lead Developer
12 8 (4.82%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (4.22%) .NET Software Engineer
13 7 (4.22%) Lead Software Engineer
14 6 (3.61%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (87.35%) .NET
2 100 (60.24%) ASP.NET
3 65 (39.16%) WinForms
4 60 (36.14%) WCF
5 55 (33.13%) HTML
6 54 (32.53%) .NET Framework
6 54 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (27.71%) HTML5
8 30 (18.07%) REST
9 28 (16.87%) XML
10 27 (16.27%) Silverlight
11 21 (12.65%) CSS
12 20 (12.05%) Castle Windsor
12 20 (12.05%) Ninject
12 20 (12.05%) Unity DI Container
12 20 (12.05%) Spring.NET
13 15 (9.04%) Web Services
14 13 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (7.23%) Gherkin
15 12 (7.23%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 56 (33.73%) Private Cloud
2 44 (26.51%) NHS
3 40 (24.10%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (12.05%) Social Network
4 20 (12.05%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (6.63%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.61%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.61%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.61%) User Experience
7 5 (3.01%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (3.01%) Animation
8 4 (2.41%) Tandem
9 2 (1.20%) iPhone
10 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.60%) Social Media
10 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.60%) GIS
10 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (31.93%) Windows
2 49 (29.52%) Apple iOS
3 30 (18.07%) Android
4 11 (6.63%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.60%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (81.93%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (46.99%) Software Engineering
3 68 (40.96%) Scrum
4 66 (39.76%) MVC
5 60 (36.14%) Business Intelligence
6 56 (33.73%) Analytics
7 53 (31.93%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (22.89%) TDD
9 37 (22.29%) Kanban
10 36 (21.69%) Software Testing
11 33 (19.88%) Agile Testing
12 31 (18.67%) OO
13 28 (16.87%) OOP
14 26 (15.66%) MVVM
15 25 (15.06%) BDD
15 25 (15.06%) Unit Testing
16 23 (13.86%) Coaching
17 22 (13.25%) Automated Testing
18 20 (12.05%) Android Development
18 20 (12.05%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 150 (90.36%) C#
2 96 (57.83%) SQL
3 44 (26.51%) T-SQL
4 28 (16.87%) JavaScript
5 15 (9.04%) C++
6 14 (8.43%) VB.NET
7 9 (5.42%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.01%) Java
8 5 (3.01%) XAML
8 5 (3.01%) X++
9 3 (1.81%) VB
10 1 (0.60%) PHP
10 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.60%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (15.66%) Degree
2 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.60%) HL7
2 1 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (33.73%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 72 (43.37%) Microsoft
2 49 (29.52%) Apple
3 20 (12.05%) Facebook
3 20 (12.05%) Twitter
4 14 (8.43%) Oracle
5 6 (3.61%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.60%) Sencha
6 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.60%) QNX
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