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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 92 113 87
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -26
Permanent jobs citing WPF 102 48 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.69% 1.71% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.16% 4.30% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 92 47 58
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1114 1116 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.36% 39.80% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 853 947 1015
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 20 October 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 176 (100.00%) .NET
2 167 (94.89%) C#
3 140 (79.55%) ASP.NET
4 126 (71.59%) SQL Server
5 99 (56.25%) MVC
6 91 (51.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 90 (51.14%) WCF
8 81 (46.02%) .NET Framework
9 78 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
10 67 (38.07%) Silverlight
11 56 (31.82%) Scrum
12 52 (29.55%) Microsoft
12 52 (29.55%) JavaScript
12 52 (29.55%) SQL
13 51 (28.98%) WinForms
13 51 (28.98%) MVVM
14 48 (27.27%) HTML
15 45 (25.57%) CSS
16 44 (25.00%) Kanban
17 42 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
17 42 (23.86%) Dependency Injection
17 42 (23.86%) TDD
18 40 (22.73%) Degree
18 40 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 39 (22.16%) Software Engineering
20 37 (21.02%) Android
21 35 (19.89%) Windows
22 32 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 31 (17.61%) Web Development
24 30 (17.05%) Android Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 15 (8.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) InfoPath
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (71.59%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (8.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.98%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.84%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (9.66%) Moq
2 16 (9.09%) MSTest
2 16 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
2 16 (9.09%) NUnit
3 12 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.84%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.57%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (13.64%) Retail
2 13 (7.39%) Finance
3 3 (1.70%) Electronics
4 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 132 (75.00%) Developer
2 80 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 71 (40.34%) C# Developer
4 59 (33.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (19.32%) Software Developer
6 31 (17.61%) Software Engineer
6 31 (17.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (14.77%) Senior Developer
8 24 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (11.36%) C# Software Developer
10 18 (10.23%) WPF Developer
11 16 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
12 14 (7.95%) Silverlight Developer
13 12 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (5.11%) Applications Developer
14 9 (5.11%) .NET Software Engineer
15 8 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
16 7 (3.98%) Team Leader
16 7 (3.98%) Development Team Leader
16 7 (3.98%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (100.00%) .NET
2 140 (79.55%) ASP.NET
3 91 (51.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 90 (51.14%) WCF
5 81 (46.02%) .NET Framework
6 67 (38.07%) Silverlight
7 51 (28.98%) WinForms
8 48 (27.27%) HTML
9 45 (25.57%) CSS
10 40 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 32 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 30 (17.05%) jQuery
13 21 (11.93%) Spring.NET
13 21 (11.93%) Castle Windsor
14 17 (9.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (9.09%) Ninject
15 16 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
16 14 (7.95%) Web Services
17 11 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
18 6 (3.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.82%) GIS
3 12 (6.82%) Tandem
4 11 (6.25%) NHS
5 10 (5.68%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.27%) Social Network
7 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.70%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.14%) PDA
8 2 (1.14%) Open Source
8 2 (1.14%) User Experience
9 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.02%) Android
2 35 (19.89%) Windows
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (56.25%) MVC
2 78 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (31.82%) Scrum
4 51 (28.98%) MVVM
5 44 (25.00%) Kanban
6 42 (23.86%) Dependency Injection
6 42 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (23.86%) TDD
7 39 (22.16%) Software Engineering
8 31 (17.61%) Web Development
9 30 (17.05%) Android Development
10 27 (15.34%) Unit Testing
11 16 (9.09%) Web Application Development
12 15 (8.52%) System Testing
12 15 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (8.52%) OO
13 9 (5.11%) OOP
14 8 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (4.55%) Multithreading
15 7 (3.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 167 (94.89%) C#
2 52 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 52 (29.55%) SQL
3 19 (10.80%) VB.NET
4 16 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 15 (8.52%) VB
5 15 (8.52%) VB6
6 7 (3.98%) XAML
7 2 (1.14%) C
7 2 (1.14%) Java
8 1 (0.57%) Perl
8 1 (0.57%) PHP
8 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (22.73%) Degree
2 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.70%) CISSP
4 2 (1.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 52 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.07%) Oracle
3 4 (2.27%) Facebook
3 4 (2.27%) Twitter
4 1 (0.57%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 10 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + car
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago