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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 45 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 20 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.65% 5.99% 6.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.23% 11.28% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 30
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £50,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
243 195 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.34% 53.13% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 226 169 216
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £40,600
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 29 July 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram in Leicester

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 35 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (94.29%) .NET
3 30 (85.71%) jQuery
4 29 (82.86%) .NET Framework
5 28 (80.00%) MVC
6 27 (77.14%) JavaScript
6 27 (77.14%) SQL
6 27 (77.14%) ASP.NET
7 26 (74.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 25 (71.43%) CSS
8 25 (71.43%) VB.NET
8 25 (71.43%) HTML
9 23 (65.71%) T-SQL
10 22 (62.86%) HTML5
11 20 (57.14%) TDD
11 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
12 19 (54.29%) CSS3
13 10 (28.57%) WinForms
13 10 (28.57%) WCF
14 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET
14 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (14.29%) Dapper ORM
15 5 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
15 5 (14.29%) Workflow
15 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
15 5 (14.29%) LINQ
15 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
15 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (11.43%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) VoIP
1 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) .NET
2 30 (85.71%) jQuery
3 29 (82.86%) .NET Framework
4 27 (77.14%) ASP.NET
5 26 (74.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 25 (71.43%) CSS
6 25 (71.43%) HTML
7 22 (62.86%) HTML5
8 19 (54.29%) CSS3
9 10 (28.57%) WCF
9 10 (28.57%) WinForms
10 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET
10 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (14.29%) Dapper ORM
11 5 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
11 5 (14.29%) LINQ
12 3 (8.57%) Classic ASP
12 3 (8.57%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) MVC
2 20 (57.14%) TDD
3 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Workflow
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) MVVM
5 3 (8.57%) UML
6 2 (5.71%) Scrum
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (77.14%) JavaScript
2 27 (77.14%) SQL
3 25 (71.43%) VB.NET
4 23 (65.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.57%) VB
5 3 (8.57%) XAML
5 3 (8.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) MCSD
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
1 3 (8.57%) Telerik
2 2 (5.71%) Twitter
Leicester
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