The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 44 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 13 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.06% 3.95% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.81% 8.10% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 18
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
191 284 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.94% 48.71% 46.21%
Number of salaries quoted 155 251 184
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

WPF
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Leicester region.

WPF Salary Trend in Leicester

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 21 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (75.00%) WCF
4 20 (71.43%) Unit Testing
4 20 (71.43%) Automated Testing
5 18 (64.29%) Use Case
6 9 (32.14%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.29%) Subversion
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Blend
10 3 (10.71%) Windows
11 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
11 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
11 2 (7.14%) WinForms
11 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (3.57%) Twitter
12 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
12 1 (3.57%) Ranorex
12 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (3.57%) Dapper ORM
12 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (3.57%) 3D Modelling
12 1 (3.57%) HTML5
12 1 (3.57%) MVVM
12 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Blend
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) TestComplete
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Hudson
2 1 (3.57%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineer
2 18 (64.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) WPF Developer
7 1 (3.57%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) WCF
2 9 (32.14%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) WinForms
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) LINQ
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.57%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.57%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 20 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 18 (64.29%) Use Case
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.57%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) XAML
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
Leicester
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