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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 110 123 96
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Permanent jobs citing WPF 73 32 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.94% 1.23% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.00% 3.19% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 28 54
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1217 1004 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.28% 38.59% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 931 802 994
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 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 29 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Leeds

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 151 (98.69%) .NET
2 146 (95.42%) C#
3 114 (74.51%) ASP.NET
4 108 (70.59%) SQL Server
5 102 (66.67%) WCF
6 83 (54.25%) MVC
7 73 (47.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 60 (39.22%) .NET Framework
9 54 (35.29%) MVVM
10 52 (33.99%) Scrum
10 52 (33.99%) SQL
11 49 (32.03%) TDD
11 49 (32.03%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (31.37%) WinForms
12 48 (31.37%) Microsoft
13 45 (29.41%) Silverlight
13 45 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
14 43 (28.10%) Kanban
15 39 (25.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 39 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 38 (24.84%) JavaScript
16 38 (24.84%) Degree
16 38 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
17 37 (24.18%) Windows
18 32 (20.92%) Unit Testing
19 31 (20.26%) HTML
19 31 (20.26%) Web Development
20 30 (19.61%) CSS
21 29 (18.95%) jQuery
22 26 (16.99%) Android

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.96%) InfoPath
2 3 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.92%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.27%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.27%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.65%) DTS
Development Applications
1 20 (13.07%) NUnit
2 19 (12.42%) MSTest
2 19 (12.42%) Rhino Mocks
2 19 (12.42%) Moq
3 13 (8.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.27%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.31%) JIRA
General
1 24 (15.69%) Retail
2 3 (1.96%) Electronics
2 3 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 122 (79.74%) Developer
2 88 (57.52%) .NET Developer
3 68 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 58 (37.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (18.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 28 (18.30%) Software Developer
6 25 (16.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (9.80%) Software Engineer
7 15 (9.80%) WPF Developer
8 11 (7.19%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (7.19%) Silverlight Developer
8 11 (7.19%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (5.23%) Development Manager
11 7 (4.58%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.92%) Development Team Leader
12 6 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
13 5 (3.27%) Junior Developer
13 5 (3.27%) Junior .NET Developer
13 5 (3.27%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (98.69%) .NET
2 114 (74.51%) ASP.NET
3 102 (66.67%) WCF
4 73 (47.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (39.22%) .NET Framework
6 48 (31.37%) WinForms
7 45 (29.41%) Silverlight
8 39 (25.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 39 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 31 (20.26%) HTML
10 30 (19.61%) CSS
11 29 (18.95%) jQuery
12 24 (15.69%) Castle Windsor
12 24 (15.69%) Spring.NET
13 19 (12.42%) Ninject
13 19 (12.42%) Unity DI Container
14 18 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (6.54%) Web Services
16 8 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 5 (3.27%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.42%) Tandem
1 19 (12.42%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (8.50%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.19%) NHS
3 11 (7.19%) GIS
4 10 (6.54%) N-Tier
5 9 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.92%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.27%) DTV
8 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.31%) PDA
10 1 (0.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (24.18%) Windows
2 26 (16.99%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (54.25%) MVC
2 54 (35.29%) MVVM
3 52 (33.99%) Scrum
4 49 (32.03%) TDD
4 49 (32.03%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
6 43 (28.10%) Kanban
7 38 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (20.92%) Unit Testing
9 31 (20.26%) Web Development
10 24 (15.69%) Software Engineering
11 21 (13.73%) Android Development
12 20 (13.07%) Web Application Development
13 19 (12.42%) OO
14 16 (10.46%) OOP
15 11 (7.19%) Information Security
15 11 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (7.19%) System Testing
16 9 (5.88%) Multithreading
17 6 (3.92%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 146 (95.42%) C#
2 52 (33.99%) SQL
3 38 (24.84%) JavaScript
4 25 (16.34%) VB.NET
5 18 (11.76%) VB6
5 18 (11.76%) VB
6 13 (8.50%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.88%) Java
8 3 (1.96%) C
9 1 (0.65%) VBScript
9 1 (0.65%) Perl
9 1 (0.65%) PHP
9 1 (0.65%) F#
9 1 (0.65%) Python
9 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 38 (24.84%) Degree
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.96%) CISSP
4 2 (1.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.07%) Oracle
3 2 (1.31%) Perforce
4 1 (0.65%) SAP
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