The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 95 95 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Permanent jobs citing WPF 91 67 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.40% 2.41% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.70% 6.47% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 87 61 78
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1359 1036 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.82% 37.21% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 871 1081
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 155 (100.00%) C#
2 153 (98.71%) .NET
3 110 (70.97%) WCF
4 103 (66.45%) ASP.NET
5 101 (65.16%) SQL Server
6 75 (48.39%) MVC
7 74 (47.74%) SQL
8 71 (45.81%) Microsoft
9 67 (43.23%) Scrum
10 65 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (38.06%) WinForms
12 54 (34.84%) Kanban
13 53 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (34.19%) .NET Framework
14 50 (32.26%) MVVM
15 49 (31.61%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (29.03%) Windows
17 44 (28.39%) Dependency Injection
18 40 (25.81%) OO
19 39 (25.16%) TDD
20 37 (23.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 33 (21.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 32 (20.65%) jQuery
23 31 (20.00%) Unit Testing
24 30 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
25 29 (18.71%) Silverlight
26 28 (18.06%) NUnit
27 27 (17.42%) Software Engineering
27 27 (17.42%) MS Excel
27 27 (17.42%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (3.87%) SharePoint
1 6 (3.87%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.29%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.65%) IIS
3 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (17.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) HTTP
1 1 (0.65%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (65.16%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.65%) DTS
8 1 (0.65%) MySQL
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (18.06%) NUnit
2 23 (14.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (13.55%) Rhino Mocks
3 21 (13.55%) MSTest
4 20 (12.90%) Moq
5 18 (11.61%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.29%) JIRA
6 2 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.29%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.29%) JDeveloper
6 2 (1.29%) Toad
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 11 (7.10%) Retail
2 5 (3.23%) Finance
3 2 (1.29%) Games
3 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.65%) Legal
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (80.65%) Developer
2 101 (65.16%) .NET Developer
3 65 (41.94%) C# Developer
4 62 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (16.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (14.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (12.26%) Software Developer
8 14 (9.03%) Software Engineer
9 13 (8.39%) Development Manager
10 11 (7.10%) Agile .NET Developer
11 9 (5.81%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (5.81%) Head of Software Engineering
12 8 (5.16%) Senior Developer
13 7 (4.52%) Agile C# Developer
14 6 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (3.87%) .NET Software Engineer
15 5 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
15 5 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
16 4 (2.58%) Principal Engineer
16 4 (2.58%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (98.71%) .NET
2 110 (70.97%) WCF
3 103 (66.45%) ASP.NET
4 65 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 59 (38.06%) WinForms
6 53 (34.19%) .NET Framework
7 37 (23.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 33 (21.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 32 (20.65%) jQuery
10 29 (18.71%) Silverlight
11 23 (14.84%) Web Services
12 21 (13.55%) Castle Windsor
13 20 (12.90%) Ninject
13 20 (12.90%) Spring.NET
13 20 (12.90%) Unity DI Container
14 18 (11.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (9.03%) HTML
16 13 (8.39%) Razor View Engine
17 12 (7.74%) LINQ
18 11 (7.10%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (12.90%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (12.26%) NHS
3 19 (12.26%) DTV
4 13 (8.39%) Tandem
5 11 (7.10%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.58%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.94%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.29%) PDA
9 1 (0.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 45 (29.03%) Windows
2 2 (1.29%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.65%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (48.39%) MVC
2 67 (43.23%) Scrum
3 54 (34.84%) Kanban
4 53 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (32.26%) MVVM
6 49 (31.61%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (28.39%) Dependency Injection
8 40 (25.81%) OO
9 39 (25.16%) TDD
10 31 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 27 (17.42%) Software Engineering
12 24 (15.48%) Web Development
13 16 (10.32%) OOP
13 16 (10.32%) Multithreading
13 16 (10.32%) Web Application Development
14 14 (9.03%) DSDM
15 12 (7.74%) Project Management
16 11 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (6.45%) Information Security
18 9 (5.81%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 155 (100.00%) C#
2 74 (47.74%) SQL
3 27 (17.42%) VB.NET
4 24 (15.48%) JavaScript
5 21 (13.55%) T-SQL
6 19 (12.26%) VB
7 17 (10.97%) Java
8 13 (8.39%) VB6
9 6 (3.87%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 4 (2.58%) XAML
10 4 (2.58%) C++
11 3 (1.94%) C
11 3 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.29%) COBOL
12 2 (1.29%) VBScript
13 1 (0.65%) PHP
13 1 (0.65%) F#
Qualifications
1 17 (10.97%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.94%) MCP
3 3 (1.94%) MCTS
4 2 (1.29%) MCAD
4 2 (1.29%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 71 (45.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.74%) Oracle
3 2 (1.29%) Perforce
3 2 (1.29%) Infragistics
3 2 (1.29%) Micro Focus
4 1 (0.65%) Metastorm
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus pension, holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 25 days ago