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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 77 105 97
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 115 69 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.15% 2.03% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.79% 5.29% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 95 63 54
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £45,000
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
1309 1304 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.80% 38.41% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1018 911
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 237 (93.68%) C#
2 232 (91.70%) .NET
3 215 (84.98%) SQL Server
4 186 (73.52%) ASP.NET
5 160 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
6 133 (52.57%) MVC
7 125 (49.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 111 (43.87%) Microsoft
9 110 (43.48%) SQL
10 107 (42.29%) Scrum
11 104 (41.11%) .NET Framework
12 92 (36.36%) Software Engineering
13 90 (35.57%) WCF
13 90 (35.57%) Silverlight
14 88 (34.78%) WinForms
15 87 (34.39%) Business Intelligence
16 85 (33.60%) Retail
17 84 (33.20%) Moq
18 68 (26.88%) HTML
18 68 (26.88%) MS Excel
19 67 (26.48%) Hyper-V
19 67 (26.48%) Big Data
19 67 (26.48%) Analytics
20 66 (26.09%) SoapUI
20 66 (26.09%) ReSharper
21 63 (24.90%) Windows
22 61 (24.11%) Enterprise Software
23 54 (21.34%) JavaScript
24 53 (20.95%) OO
24 53 (20.95%) Pharmaceutical

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.40%) IIS
2 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 68 (26.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (84.98%) SQL Server
2 67 (26.48%) Big Data
3 29 (11.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (7.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (5.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (4.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (4.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (4.74%) Oracle9i Database
7 12 (4.74%) Oracle Database
8 11 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.98%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 84 (33.20%) Moq
2 66 (26.09%) SoapUI
2 66 (26.09%) ReSharper
3 49 (19.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (7.11%) MSTest
4 18 (7.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 18 (7.11%) NUnit
5 12 (4.74%) FitNesse
5 12 (4.74%) SpecFlow
6 7 (2.77%) Xcode
7 5 (1.98%) Selenium
7 5 (1.98%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 85 (33.60%) Retail
2 53 (20.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 51 (20.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 165 (65.22%) Developer
2 71 (28.06%) Software Engineer
3 68 (26.88%) .NET Developer
4 62 (24.51%) C# Developer
5 58 (22.92%) Software Developer
6 56 (22.13%) Senior Developer
7 49 (19.37%) C# .NET Developer
8 31 (12.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 29 (11.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (10.28%) .NET Software Developer
10 26 (10.28%) C# Software Engineer
11 25 (9.88%) C# Software Developer
12 20 (7.91%) .NET Software Engineer
12 20 (7.91%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 19 (7.51%) Applications Developer
14 18 (7.11%) Senior Software Engineer
14 18 (7.11%) Senior C# Developer
15 15 (5.93%) Senior Applications Developer
16 13 (5.14%) Senior Software Developer
17 12 (4.74%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (91.70%) .NET
2 186 (73.52%) ASP.NET
3 125 (49.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 104 (41.11%) .NET Framework
5 90 (35.57%) WCF
5 90 (35.57%) Silverlight
6 88 (34.78%) WinForms
7 68 (26.88%) HTML
8 48 (18.97%) CSS
9 39 (15.42%) XML
9 39 (15.42%) REST
10 38 (15.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 31 (12.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 25 (9.88%) HTML5
12 25 (9.88%) Web Services
13 21 (8.30%) jQuery
14 18 (7.11%) Castle Windsor
14 18 (7.11%) Ninject
14 18 (7.11%) Spring.NET
14 18 (7.11%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 61 (24.11%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (13.44%) NHS
3 18 (7.11%) Social Network
3 18 (7.11%) Inversion of Control
4 14 (5.53%) Open Source
5 6 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.98%) User Experience
7 4 (1.58%) GIS
8 2 (0.79%) Replication
8 2 (0.79%) Tandem
8 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
9 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (24.90%) Windows
2 52 (20.55%) Apple iOS
3 51 (20.16%) Android
4 7 (2.77%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.40%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (52.57%) MVC
3 107 (42.29%) Scrum
4 92 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 87 (34.39%) Business Intelligence
6 67 (26.48%) Analytics
7 53 (20.95%) OO
8 50 (19.76%) Kanban
9 49 (19.37%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (16.21%) Android Development
11 40 (15.81%) TDD
12 33 (13.04%) OOP
12 33 (13.04%) MVVM
13 31 (12.25%) Unit Testing
14 28 (11.07%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (9.88%) Software Testing
16 23 (9.09%) Agile Testing
17 22 (8.70%) UML
18 21 (8.30%) Multithreading
18 21 (8.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 237 (93.68%) C#
2 110 (43.48%) SQL
3 54 (21.34%) JavaScript
4 50 (19.76%) T-SQL
5 24 (9.49%) VB.NET
6 21 (8.30%) XAML
7 8 (3.16%) VB
8 7 (2.77%) Objective-C
8 7 (2.77%) C++
9 6 (2.37%) VB6
10 3 (1.19%) Java
11 2 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.40%) PHP
12 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (15.02%) Degree
2 12 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.19%) VCP4
4 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.37%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (26.48%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 111 (43.87%) Microsoft
2 52 (20.55%) Apple
3 31 (12.25%) Oracle
4 18 (7.11%) Facebook
4 18 (7.11%) Twitter
5 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.40%) QNX
5 1 (0.40%) Sencha
Leeds, West Yorkshire
WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35K depending on level of experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, Rawdon
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35K depending on level of experience
Posted: 13 days ago