The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 64 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing WPF 10 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.47% 4.35% 5.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% 10.39% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 37 25
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WPF
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
258 356 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 37.83% 41.83% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 216 322 296
Average salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

WPF
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Leicestershire region.

WPF Salary Trend in Leicestershire

WPF
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -2 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Loughborough - 1 £32,500 - 2
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 27 (93.10%) C#
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) Unit Testing
4 14 (48.28%) WCF
5 13 (44.83%) .NET
5 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
6 12 (41.38%) SQL
7 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
7 11 (37.93%) Automated Testing
7 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
8 10 (34.48%) Use Case
9 9 (31.03%) WinForms
9 9 (31.03%) HTML
10 8 (27.59%) MVC
10 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
10 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (24.14%) HTML5
11 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (24.14%) IIS
11 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
11 7 (24.14%) CSS
12 6 (20.69%) Windows
13 5 (17.24%) Telerik
13 5 (17.24%) NHS
13 5 (17.24%) PHP
13 5 (17.24%) jQuery
13 5 (17.24%) LINQ to SQL
13 5 (17.24%) MVVM
13 5 (17.24%) Kendo UI

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (24.14%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.90%) Sage 200
1 2 (6.90%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.45%) Ranorex
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Senior Software Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Programmer
4 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) AWS Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) WPF Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst Programmer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (6.90%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) WCF
2 13 (44.83%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) WinForms
3 9 (31.03%) HTML
4 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
5 7 (24.14%) HTML5
5 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
5 7 (24.14%) CSS
5 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
6 5 (17.24%) LINQ to SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Kendo UI
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) Silverlight
8 2 (6.90%) LINQ
8 2 (6.90%) RESTful
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 2 (6.90%) Web Services
8 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) RIA
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Unit Testing
2 11 (37.93%) Automated Testing
2 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
3 10 (34.48%) Use Case
4 8 (27.59%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) MVVM
5 5 (17.24%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) 3D Modelling
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.45%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Logistics
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.34%) VB
5 3 (10.34%) VB6
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) XAML
7 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO 9001
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Telerik
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Sage
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
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