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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 60 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing WPF 22 34 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.81% 4.31% 6.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.94% 8.59% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 37
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -7.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
317 396 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.49% 50.25% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 288 371 268
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,128
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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 21 October 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
(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 4 £35,000 -7.89%
Lutterworth - 3 £37,500 -
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 62 (100.00%) C#
2 59 (95.16%) .NET
3 54 (87.10%) JavaScript
4 46 (74.19%) HTML
5 44 (70.97%) SQL Server
6 43 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (53.23%) SQL
8 31 (50.00%) Software Engineering
9 30 (48.39%) .NET Framework
9 30 (48.39%) XML
10 28 (45.16%) MVC
11 27 (43.55%) jQuery
12 25 (40.32%) Computer Science
13 24 (38.71%) XAML
13 24 (38.71%) XSLT
13 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET
14 22 (35.48%) CSS
14 22 (35.48%) Smartcard
14 22 (35.48%) T-SQL
15 21 (33.87%) DHTML
15 21 (33.87%) Finance
15 21 (33.87%) Mathematics
15 21 (33.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 21 (33.87%) Cyber Security
16 20 (32.26%) VB.NET
17 17 (27.42%) HTML5
18 14 (22.58%) WCF
18 14 (22.58%) TDD
19 13 (20.97%) CSS3
20 9 (14.52%) WinForms

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.23%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) VoIP
1 2 (3.23%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Blend
1 3 (4.84%) Hudson
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) NUnit
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 58 (93.55%) Developer
2 31 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 21 (33.87%) Senior C# Developer
3 21 (33.87%) Senior Developer
4 19 (30.65%) .NET Developer
5 11 (17.74%) Software Developer
6 7 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Graduate
7 4 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Junior
9 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.61%) WPF Developer
10 1 (1.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (95.16%) .NET
2 46 (74.19%) HTML
3 30 (48.39%) .NET Framework
3 30 (48.39%) XML
4 27 (43.55%) jQuery
5 24 (38.71%) XSLT
5 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET
6 22 (35.48%) CSS
7 21 (33.87%) DHTML
7 21 (33.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 17 (27.42%) HTML5
9 14 (22.58%) WCF
10 13 (20.97%) CSS3
11 9 (14.52%) WinForms
12 8 (12.90%) ADO.NET
12 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (11.29%) Dapper ORM
13 7 (11.29%) LINQ to SQL
13 7 (11.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Computer Science
2 22 (35.48%) Smartcard
3 21 (33.87%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 28 (45.16%) MVC
4 21 (33.87%) Cyber Security
5 14 (22.58%) TDD
6 7 (11.29%) Workflow
7 5 (8.06%) OO
8 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.23%) CRM
9 2 (3.23%) Scrum
10 1 (1.61%) MVVM
10 1 (1.61%) OOD
10 1 (1.61%) UML
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) C#
2 54 (87.10%) JavaScript
3 33 (53.23%) SQL
4 24 (38.71%) XAML
5 22 (35.48%) T-SQL
6 20 (32.26%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.45%) VB
7 4 (6.45%) VB6
8 2 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Twitter
3 2 (3.23%) Sage
4 1 (1.61%) Perforce
4 1 (1.61%) Telerik
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
Coalville, Leicestershire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago