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 25 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 108 118 100
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing WPF 77 33 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.10% 1.30% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.98% 3.39% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 68 29 50
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1288 973 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.20% 38.37% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 758 892
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 25 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 166 (98.81%) .NET
2 163 (97.02%) C#
3 128 (76.19%) WCF
4 127 (75.60%) ASP.NET
5 116 (69.05%) SQL Server
6 90 (53.57%) MVC
7 83 (49.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 66 (39.29%) SQL
9 61 (36.31%) Microsoft
9 61 (36.31%) Scrum
9 61 (36.31%) MVVM
10 58 (34.52%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (34.52%) WinForms
10 58 (34.52%) TDD
11 55 (32.74%) .NET Framework
12 54 (32.14%) Dependency Injection
13 51 (30.36%) Kanban
14 49 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 45 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (25.00%) Silverlight
16 42 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 41 (24.40%) Windows
18 40 (23.81%) JavaScript
19 35 (20.83%) Web Development
20 34 (20.24%) Unit Testing
20 34 (20.24%) jQuery
20 34 (20.24%) VB.NET
21 33 (19.64%) Degree
22 30 (17.86%) HTML
23 29 (17.26%) Castle Windsor

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.19%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 18 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) InfoPath
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.19%) HTTP
1 2 (1.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (69.05%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.98%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.60%) DTS
9 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (14.88%) NUnit
2 24 (14.29%) MSTest
2 24 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 24 (14.29%) Moq
3 14 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (5.36%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.19%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.19%) Toad
6 2 (1.19%) JDeveloper
6 2 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.19%) JIRA
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 24 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (1.79%) Electronics
2 3 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 139 (82.74%) Developer
2 101 (60.12%) .NET Developer
3 72 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 61 (36.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (19.64%) Software Developer
6 30 (17.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (17.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (7.74%) Development Manager
8 13 (7.74%) WPF Developer
9 11 (6.55%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.95%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (5.36%) Silverlight Developer
12 8 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
13 6 (3.57%) Team Leader
14 5 (2.98%) Development Team Leader
14 5 (2.98%) Senior C# Developer
14 5 (2.98%) .NET Software Engineer
15 4 (2.38%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (98.81%) .NET
2 128 (76.19%) WCF
3 127 (75.60%) ASP.NET
4 83 (49.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 58 (34.52%) WinForms
6 55 (32.74%) .NET Framework
7 49 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 42 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 42 (25.00%) Silverlight
9 34 (20.24%) jQuery
10 30 (17.86%) HTML
11 29 (17.26%) Spring.NET
11 29 (17.26%) Castle Windsor
12 27 (16.07%) CSS
13 24 (14.29%) Ninject
13 24 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
13 24 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
14 15 (8.93%) Web Services
15 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.29%) Tandem
1 24 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (7.14%) NHS
4 11 (6.55%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.36%) DTV
5 9 (5.36%) GIS
6 8 (4.76%) N-Tier
7 6 (3.57%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.19%) PDA
9 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.60%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (24.40%) Windows
2 19 (11.31%) Android
3 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (53.57%) MVC
2 61 (36.31%) Scrum
2 61 (36.31%) MVVM
3 58 (34.52%) TDD
3 58 (34.52%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (32.14%) Dependency Injection
5 51 (30.36%) Kanban
6 45 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (20.83%) Web Development
8 34 (20.24%) Unit Testing
9 25 (14.88%) Web Application Development
9 25 (14.88%) OO
10 21 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 18 (10.71%) OOP
12 16 (9.52%) Android Development
13 13 (7.74%) Multithreading
14 12 (7.14%) Information Security
15 9 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (4.76%) System Testing
17 6 (3.57%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 163 (97.02%) C#
2 66 (39.29%) SQL
3 40 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 34 (20.24%) VB.NET
5 25 (14.88%) VB
6 20 (11.90%) VB6
7 17 (10.12%) T-SQL
8 13 (7.74%) Java
9 4 (2.38%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (1.79%) C
11 2 (1.19%) C++
11 2 (1.19%) COBOL
11 2 (1.19%) VBScript
11 2 (1.19%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.60%) XAML
12 1 (0.60%) F#
Qualifications
1 33 (19.64%) Degree
2 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.19%) PhD
4 1 (0.60%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 61 (36.31%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.10%) Oracle
3 2 (1.19%) Micro Focus
3 2 (1.19%) Infragistics
3 2 (1.19%) Perforce
4 1 (0.60%) SAP
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