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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 46 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.39% 5.25% 10.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.66% 8.55% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 33
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £44,000 £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
159 339 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 42.18% 61.41% 59.63%
Number of salaries quoted 147 304 174
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £41,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 26 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (84.62%) .NET
3 20 (76.92%) SQL
4 19 (73.08%) T-SQL
5 17 (65.38%) .NET Framework
6 16 (61.54%) jQuery
6 16 (61.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
8 14 (53.85%) VB.NET
9 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
9 12 (46.15%) MVC
9 12 (46.15%) WCF
10 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (38.46%) WinForms
12 9 (34.62%) ADO.NET
12 9 (34.62%) HTML
12 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (34.62%) HTML5
13 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (30.77%) Dapper ORM
13 8 (30.77%) LINQ to SQL
13 8 (30.77%) TDD
13 8 (30.77%) LINQ
13 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
13 8 (30.77%) CSS
13 8 (30.77%) Workflow
14 7 (26.92%) CSS3
15 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Blend
15 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
15 5 (19.23%) Microsoft

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Blend
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
2 4 (15.38%) Hudson
3 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Software Developer
3 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 17 (65.38%) .NET Framework
3 16 (61.54%) jQuery
3 16 (61.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 12 (46.15%) WCF
5 10 (38.46%) WinForms
6 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 9 (34.62%) ADO.NET
6 9 (34.62%) HTML5
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (30.77%) Dapper ORM
7 8 (30.77%) LINQ
7 8 (30.77%) LINQ to SQL
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 8 (30.77%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) CSS3
9 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (15.38%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) MVC
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) Workflow
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Use Case
6 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.85%) UML
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) OOD
7 1 (3.85%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 19 (73.08%) T-SQL
4 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
5 14 (53.85%) VB.NET
6 4 (15.38%) VB6
6 4 (15.38%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Telerik
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