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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 67 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Permanent jobs citing WPF 9 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.29% 4.26% 5.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.35% 9.51% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £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
269 431 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.48% 44.80% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 219 404 275
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £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 29 July 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 -3 9 £35,000 - 2
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
3 20 (60.61%) WCF
4 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
5 16 (48.48%) .NET
5 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
6 15 (45.45%) SQL
6 15 (45.45%) Automated Testing
7 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
8 12 (36.36%) HTML
8 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 11 (33.33%) Use Case
10 10 (30.30%) HTML5
10 10 (30.30%) WinForms
11 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
12 7 (21.21%) MVC
12 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
12 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
12 7 (21.21%) CSS
13 6 (18.18%) MVVM
13 6 (18.18%) QA
13 6 (18.18%) SDLC
14 5 (15.15%) Sage CRM
14 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (15.15%) jQuery
14 5 (15.15%) Silverlight
14 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (15.15%) IIS
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (15.15%) Sage 200
1 5 (15.15%) Sage CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
3 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
5 1 (3.03%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Programmer
5 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) AWS Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) CRM Architect
8 2 (6.06%) WPF Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Architect
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (6.06%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) WCF
2 16 (48.48%) .NET
3 12 (36.36%) HTML
4 10 (30.30%) HTML5
4 10 (30.30%) WinForms
5 7 (21.21%) CSS
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
5 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
6 5 (15.15%) LINQ to SQL
6 5 (15.15%) Kendo UI
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (15.15%) Silverlight
6 5 (15.15%) jQuery
7 2 (6.06%) RESTful
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 2 (6.06%) LINQ
7 2 (6.06%) COM
7 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) NHS
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
4 11 (33.33%) Use Case
5 7 (21.21%) MVC
6 6 (18.18%) MVVM
6 6 (18.18%) SDLC
7 5 (15.15%) CRM
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) TDD
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.09%) 3D Modelling
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
11 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
11 1 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) PHP
5 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.12%) VB
5 4 (12.12%) VB6
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.06%) XAML
7 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Sage
2 5 (15.15%) Telerik
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Pegasus
Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £320 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago