The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 58 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing WPF 15 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.60% 5.48% 6.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.02% 11.43% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
299 210 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 51.91% 47.95% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 272 187 174
Average salary £41,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WPF
Leicestershire

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 24 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Leicester

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 51 (94.44%) .NET
2 45 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 44 (81.48%) C#
4 32 (59.26%) .NET Framework
5 25 (46.30%) HTML
5 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
6 24 (44.44%) Oracle
6 24 (44.44%) Silverlight
7 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
8 22 (40.74%) MVC
9 21 (38.89%) HTML5
10 20 (37.04%) SQL
11 18 (33.33%) WCF
11 18 (33.33%) Degree
11 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (31.48%) Oracle Database
12 17 (31.48%) WinForms
12 17 (31.48%) CSS
13 16 (29.63%) jQuery
14 15 (27.78%) UML
15 14 (25.93%) TDD
15 14 (25.93%) Unit Testing
16 13 (24.07%) MVVM
17 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (18.52%) Windows
18 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
18 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 9 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 8 (14.81%) Moq
20 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (14.81%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (12.96%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Moq
2 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) Developer
2 21 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 16 (29.63%) Architect
4 15 (27.78%) Technical Architect
5 14 (25.93%) C# Developer
6 10 (18.52%) Software Developer
7 8 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (14.81%) Software Architect
8 7 (12.96%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
10 4 (7.41%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Designer
11 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
12 1 (1.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (94.44%) .NET
2 45 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 32 (59.26%) .NET Framework
4 25 (46.30%) HTML
5 24 (44.44%) Silverlight
6 21 (38.89%) HTML5
7 18 (33.33%) WCF
7 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (31.48%) WinForms
8 17 (31.48%) CSS
9 16 (29.63%) jQuery
10 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (14.81%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 7 (12.96%) CSS3
13 7 (12.96%) RESTful
13 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (11.11%) ADO.NET
15 4 (7.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) MVC
2 15 (27.78%) UML
3 14 (25.93%) TDD
3 14 (25.93%) Unit Testing
4 13 (24.07%) MVVM
5 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.81%) Scrum
7 7 (12.96%) BDD
7 7 (12.96%) Web Application Development
7 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.96%) Kanban
7 7 (12.96%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.41%) OOP
10 4 (7.41%) OO
10 4 (7.41%) Software Architecture
11 1 (1.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) C#
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 7 (12.96%) XAML
6 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.81%) MCSD
3 7 (12.96%) MCTS
3 7 (12.96%) MCP
3 7 (12.96%) MCAD
4 4 (7.41%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 24 (44.44%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) Telerik
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