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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 50 60 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing WPF 24 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.33% 3.61% 5.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.38% 6.94% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 38
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
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
325 490 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.14% 52.07% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 273 443 265
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
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
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 April 2015.

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 April 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 +14 15 £41,250 +17.85% 2
Loughborough +3 6 £51,250 +20.58% 1
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 59 (96.72%) C#
2 40 (65.57%) WCF
3 37 (60.66%) Software Engineering
4 33 (54.10%) .NET
4 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
5 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
5 26 (42.62%) Automated Testing
6 24 (39.34%) Unit Testing
7 21 (34.43%) Use Case
8 20 (32.79%) SQL
9 18 (29.51%) HTML
10 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
11 15 (24.59%) Windows
11 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
13 12 (19.67%) WinForms
13 12 (19.67%) HTML5
14 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (18.03%) C++
15 10 (16.39%) MVVM
16 9 (14.75%) Subversion
16 9 (14.75%) Silverlight
16 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
16 9 (14.75%) VB
16 9 (14.75%) XML
17 7 (11.48%) XSLT
17 7 (11.48%) ISO 9001
17 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
17 7 (11.48%) QA
17 7 (11.48%) TDD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (9.84%) Sage 200
1 6 (9.84%) Sage CRM
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Subversion
2 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (4.92%) MSBuild
3 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.92%) AccuRev
4 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.28%) NUnit
4 2 (3.28%) MSTest
4 2 (3.28%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.28%) Moq
5 1 (1.64%) Hudson
5 1 (1.64%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.64%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.92%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Software Engineer
2 25 (40.98%) Senior Software Engineer
3 22 (36.07%) Developer
4 15 (24.59%) C# Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Software Developer
6 11 (18.03%) .NET Developer
6 11 (18.03%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (11.48%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (9.84%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Architect
10 3 (4.92%) Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) CRM Architect
10 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
11 2 (3.28%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.28%) .NET Programmer
11 2 (3.28%) SharePoint Architect
11 2 (3.28%) Software Team Leader
11 2 (3.28%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (65.57%) WCF
2 33 (54.10%) .NET
3 18 (29.51%) HTML
4 12 (19.67%) WinForms
4 12 (19.67%) HTML5
5 9 (14.75%) Silverlight
5 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
5 9 (14.75%) XML
6 7 (11.48%) XSLT
7 5 (8.20%) Web Services
7 5 (8.20%) COM
7 5 (8.20%) RESTful
8 4 (6.56%) WF
8 4 (6.56%) Castle Windsor
8 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
8 4 (6.56%) DHTML
9 3 (4.92%) STL
9 3 (4.92%) XSD
9 3 (4.92%) .NET Remoting
9 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Smartcard
2 4 (6.56%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.92%) MPEG
3 3 (4.92%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.28%) Tandem
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Software Engineering
2 26 (42.62%) Automated Testing
3 24 (39.34%) Unit Testing
4 21 (34.43%) Use Case
5 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.39%) MVVM
8 7 (11.48%) Multithreading
8 7 (11.48%) TDD
9 6 (9.84%) CRM
10 5 (8.20%) Scrum
11 4 (6.56%) MVC
11 4 (6.56%) Workflow
11 4 (6.56%) Cyber Security
12 3 (4.92%) Performance Analysis
12 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.92%) 3D Modelling
12 3 (4.92%) Code Coverage
12 3 (4.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (96.72%) C#
2 20 (32.79%) SQL
3 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.03%) C++
6 9 (14.75%) VB
7 6 (9.84%) XAML
7 6 (9.84%) VB6
8 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.92%) C
9 3 (4.92%) XPath
9 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.28%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) ISO 9001
1 7 (11.48%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Sage
3 2 (3.28%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) Twitter
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