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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 41 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing WPF 17 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.63% 4.72% 6.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.46% 9.23% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 27
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
201 195 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 42.95% 51.18% 57.26%
Number of salaries quoted 184 175 209
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,600
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 20 August 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Leicester

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 34 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (94.12%) .NET
3 29 (85.29%) MVC
3 29 (85.29%) jQuery
4 28 (82.35%) .NET Framework
4 28 (82.35%) SQL
5 26 (76.47%) JavaScript
5 26 (76.47%) VB.NET
6 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
6 25 (73.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 24 (70.59%) T-SQL
8 23 (67.65%) HTML
8 23 (67.65%) CSS
9 22 (64.71%) HTML5
10 20 (58.82%) TDD
10 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
11 19 (55.88%) CSS3
12 11 (32.35%) WCF
13 9 (26.47%) WinForms
13 9 (26.47%) ADO.NET
13 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (17.65%) Dapper ORM
14 6 (17.65%) LINQ to SQL
14 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (17.65%) Workflow
14 6 (17.65%) LINQ
15 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
15 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (11.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) VoIP
1 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.88%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 29 (85.29%) jQuery
3 28 (82.35%) .NET Framework
4 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
4 25 (73.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 23 (67.65%) HTML
5 23 (67.65%) CSS
6 22 (64.71%) HTML5
7 19 (55.88%) CSS3
8 11 (32.35%) WCF
9 9 (26.47%) WinForms
9 9 (26.47%) ADO.NET
9 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (17.65%) Dapper ORM
10 6 (17.65%) LINQ to SQL
10 6 (17.65%) LINQ
10 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (11.76%) Classic ASP
12 3 (8.82%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) MVC
2 20 (58.82%) TDD
3 6 (17.65%) Workflow
4 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) MVVM
6 3 (8.82%) UML
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.94%) OO
8 1 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (82.35%) SQL
3 26 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 26 (76.47%) VB.NET
4 24 (70.59%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.76%) VB
5 4 (11.76%) VB6
6 3 (8.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) MCSD
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
1 3 (8.82%) Telerik
2 2 (5.88%) Twitter
Leicester, Leicestershire
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