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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 50 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing WPF 7 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.75% 4.19% 6.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 7.30% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 23
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
161 233 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.35% 57.39% 55.70%
Number of salaries quoted 144 214 163
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Leicester

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 27 (96.43%) .NET
3 26 (92.86%) jQuery
4 25 (89.29%) .NET Framework
5 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
5 24 (85.71%) SQL
6 23 (82.14%) MVC
6 23 (82.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 22 (78.57%) T-SQL
7 22 (78.57%) VB.NET
8 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET
10 17 (60.71%) CSS
10 17 (60.71%) HTML
10 17 (60.71%) HTML5
11 16 (57.14%) TDD
11 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
12 15 (53.57%) CSS3
13 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (32.14%) WCF
13 9 (32.14%) WinForms
13 9 (32.14%) ADO.NET
14 7 (25.00%) Workflow
14 7 (25.00%) LINQ
14 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
14 7 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
15 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
15 4 (14.29%) VB6

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
1 2 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.71%) Hudson
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) jQuery
3 25 (89.29%) .NET Framework
4 23 (82.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET
6 17 (60.71%) CSS
6 17 (60.71%) HTML
6 17 (60.71%) HTML5
7 15 (53.57%) CSS3
8 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (32.14%) WCF
8 9 (32.14%) WinForms
8 9 (32.14%) ADO.NET
9 7 (25.00%) LINQ
9 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
9 7 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Classic ASP
11 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) MVC
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 7 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) MVVM
6 2 (7.14%) UML
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 24 (85.71%) SQL
3 22 (78.57%) T-SQL
3 22 (78.57%) VB.NET
4 4 (14.29%) VB6
4 4 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Twitter
2 2 (7.14%) Telerik
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle