The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 57 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 34 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.57% 5.55% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.92% 12.94% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 23
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
491 309 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 51.58% 42.86% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 443 267 313
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +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
East Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WPF Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -18 15 £36,750 -8.12% 2
Loughborough +8 3 £42,500 +41.66%
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 78 (88.64%) C#
2 72 (81.82%) .NET
3 54 (61.36%) ASP.NET
4 48 (54.55%) .NET Framework
5 33 (37.50%) WCF
5 33 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 32 (36.36%) Degree
7 30 (34.09%) MVC
8 29 (32.95%) HTML
8 29 (32.95%) Silverlight
9 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
10 27 (30.68%) SQL
11 26 (29.55%) Windows
12 25 (28.41%) XAML
13 24 (27.27%) Oracle
13 24 (27.27%) HTML5
14 22 (25.00%) Multithreading
14 22 (25.00%) WinForms
15 21 (23.86%) CSS
15 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (22.73%) Visual Studio
17 19 (21.59%) C++
17 19 (21.59%) jQuery
18 17 (19.32%) Oracle Database
19 16 (18.18%) Unit Testing
19 16 (18.18%) UML
19 16 (18.18%) Finance
20 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
21 14 (15.91%) TDD
21 14 (15.91%) Apple iOS

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (7.95%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.32%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.09%) Moq
3 7 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (2.27%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (18.18%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (75.00%) Developer
2 28 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 24 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Architect
5 15 (17.05%) Technical Architect
6 13 (14.77%) Applications Developer
6 13 (14.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 13 (14.77%) Mobile Developer
7 12 (13.64%) Senior Developer
7 12 (13.64%) Software Developer
8 11 (12.50%) Software Engineer
9 10 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (11.36%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (9.09%) Software Architect
11 6 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (6.82%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (5.68%) .NET Software Engineer
12 5 (5.68%) .NET Software Developer
13 4 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (81.82%) .NET
2 54 (61.36%) ASP.NET
3 48 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 33 (37.50%) WCF
5 29 (32.95%) HTML
5 29 (32.95%) Silverlight
6 24 (27.27%) HTML5
7 22 (25.00%) WinForms
8 21 (23.86%) CSS
8 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (21.59%) jQuery
10 14 (15.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 14 (15.91%) Web Services
11 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (9.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 7 (7.95%) RESTful
13 7 (7.95%) WF
13 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (6.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Blackberry
1 13 (14.77%) Mobile App
2 12 (13.64%) Smartcard
3 11 (12.50%) PKI
4 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.68%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.55%) Windows
2 14 (15.91%) Apple iOS
2 14 (15.91%) Android
3 13 (14.77%) Windows Phone 8
3 13 (14.77%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) MVC
2 22 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 16 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 16 (18.18%) UML
4 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
5 14 (15.91%) TDD
5 14 (15.91%) MVVM
6 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.50%) Scrum
7 11 (12.50%) Identity Management
7 11 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 11 (12.50%) Android Development
8 9 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (9.09%) OO
9 8 (9.09%) Validation
10 7 (7.95%) BDD
10 7 (7.95%) Kanban
10 7 (7.95%) Web Application Development
11 6 (6.82%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (88.64%) C#
2 27 (30.68%) SQL
3 25 (28.41%) XAML
4 19 (21.59%) C++
5 13 (14.77%) Java
5 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.77%) Objective-C
6 8 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 7 (7.95%) VC++
8 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.68%) PHP
10 3 (3.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (36.36%) Degree
2 8 (9.09%) MCSD
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.95%) MCP
3 7 (7.95%) MCAD
3 7 (7.95%) MCTS
4 4 (4.55%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 11 (12.50%) TickIT
2 1 (1.14%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (27.27%) Oracle
3 6 (6.82%) Telerik
4 1 (1.14%) AccuRev
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