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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 43 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing WPF 35 53 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.77% 6.12% 10.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.86% 11.45% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 77
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
295 463 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.19% 53.46% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 273 409 363
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,466
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +6 14 £37,500 -6.25%
Hinckley - 2 £35,000 - 1
Coalville - 1 £26,000 -
Lutterworth - 1 £40,000 -
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 67 (97.10%) C#
2 57 (82.61%) .NET
3 45 (65.22%) Software Engineering
4 40 (57.97%) JavaScript
4 40 (57.97%) SQL Server
5 38 (55.07%) HTML
6 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (42.03%) XML
8 28 (40.58%) SQL
8 28 (40.58%) WCF
9 24 (34.78%) .NET Framework
10 23 (33.33%) XSLT
11 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
11 21 (30.43%) Computer Science
12 19 (27.54%) XAML
13 18 (26.09%) DHTML
13 18 (26.09%) T-SQL
13 18 (26.09%) Smartcard
13 18 (26.09%) Finance
13 18 (26.09%) Mathematics
13 18 (26.09%) Cyber Security
14 15 (21.74%) MVC
15 14 (20.29%) Windows
15 14 (20.29%) WinForms
16 13 (18.84%) C++
16 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
16 13 (18.84%) jQuery
17 12 (17.39%) HTML5
18 11 (15.94%) CSS
19 10 (14.49%) VB.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.90%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.90%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (57.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Subversion
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Blend
3 4 (5.80%) Hudson
4 3 (4.35%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.35%) NUnit
5 2 (2.90%) MSTest
5 2 (2.90%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.90%) Moq
6 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.35%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (71.01%) Developer
2 32 (46.38%) C# Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Senior C# Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Senior Developer
4 17 (24.64%) Software Engineer
5 15 (21.74%) Software Developer
6 13 (18.84%) .NET Developer
7 12 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (14.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (11.59%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (5.80%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Graduate
11 3 (4.35%) Junior
11 3 (4.35%) Junior Developer
12 2 (2.90%) Senior Software Developer
12 2 (2.90%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 2 (2.90%) Software Team Leader
12 2 (2.90%) Analyst
12 2 (2.90%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (82.61%) .NET
2 38 (55.07%) HTML
3 29 (42.03%) XML
4 28 (40.58%) WCF
5 24 (34.78%) .NET Framework
6 23 (33.33%) XSLT
7 18 (26.09%) DHTML
8 14 (20.29%) WinForms
9 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
9 13 (18.84%) jQuery
10 12 (17.39%) HTML5
11 11 (15.94%) CSS
12 10 (14.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (10.14%) Web Services
14 6 (8.70%) ADO.NET
14 6 (8.70%) LINQ to SQL
14 6 (8.70%) LINQ
14 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (8.70%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 18 (26.09%) Smartcard
2 18 (26.09%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.35%) MPEG
3 3 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.90%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Android
3 3 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (65.22%) Software Engineering
2 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.09%) Cyber Security
4 15 (21.74%) MVC
5 9 (13.04%) Workflow
5 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 8 (11.59%) Use Case
6 8 (11.59%) Automated Testing
7 7 (10.14%) Multithreading
8 6 (8.70%) TDD
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.25%) Scrum
9 5 (7.25%) OO
10 3 (4.35%) Code Coverage
10 3 (4.35%) UML
10 3 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (4.35%) MVVM
11 2 (2.90%) Web Application Development
11 2 (2.90%) CRM
11 2 (2.90%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 67 (97.10%) C#
2 40 (57.97%) JavaScript
3 28 (40.58%) SQL
4 19 (27.54%) XAML
5 18 (26.09%) T-SQL
6 13 (18.84%) C++
7 10 (14.49%) VB.NET
8 6 (8.70%) VB
9 3 (4.35%) VB6
9 3 (4.35%) XPath
9 3 (4.35%) C
9 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.90%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.90%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Twitter
3 3 (4.35%) AccuRev
4 2 (2.90%) Sage
5 1 (1.45%) Perforce
Hinckley
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago