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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 51 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 38 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.07% 5.81% 4.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.13% 12.70% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 36
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £31,250 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
416 315 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.54% 45.72% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 386 278 350
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,400
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 19 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Lutterworth - 8 £31,500 -
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 72 (100.00%) C#
2 63 (87.50%) .NET
3 47 (65.28%) JavaScript
4 44 (61.11%) HTML
5 43 (59.72%) .NET Framework
6 39 (54.17%) SQL Server
7 36 (50.00%) SQL
7 36 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 36 (50.00%) MVC
8 35 (48.61%) jQuery
9 34 (47.22%) CSS
10 28 (38.89%) Software Engineering
11 26 (36.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 26 (36.11%) VB.NET
12 24 (33.33%) T-SQL
13 23 (31.94%) WCF
14 22 (30.56%) HTML5
14 22 (30.56%) XML
14 22 (30.56%) XAML
15 21 (29.17%) TDD
16 19 (26.39%) CSS3
17 18 (25.00%) Smartcard
18 16 (22.22%) Finance
18 16 (22.22%) Cyber Security
19 15 (20.83%) XSLT
19 15 (20.83%) C++
20 14 (19.44%) Web Services
20 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
21 13 (18.06%) Windows
22 12 (16.67%) WinForms

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
1 2 (2.78%) VoIP
1 2 (2.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) NUnit
4 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (90.28%) Developer
2 25 (34.72%) .NET Developer
2 25 (34.72%) C# Developer
3 14 (19.44%) Senior Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Applications Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Graduate
11 3 (4.17%) Junior Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Junior
11 3 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (4.17%) WPF Developer
12 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (87.50%) .NET
2 44 (61.11%) HTML
3 43 (59.72%) .NET Framework
4 36 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 35 (48.61%) jQuery
6 34 (47.22%) CSS
7 26 (36.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 23 (31.94%) WCF
9 22 (30.56%) HTML5
9 22 (30.56%) XML
10 19 (26.39%) CSS3
11 15 (20.83%) XSLT
12 14 (19.44%) Web Services
13 12 (16.67%) WinForms
14 10 (13.89%) DHTML
15 8 (11.11%) ADO.NET
15 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (9.72%) WF
17 6 (8.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Smartcard
2 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.89%) Mathematics
4 6 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.72%) Android
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Phone
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) MVC
2 28 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 21 (29.17%) TDD
4 16 (22.22%) Cyber Security
5 8 (11.11%) Validation
5 8 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 7 (9.72%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.72%) Workflow
7 6 (8.33%) OO
7 6 (8.33%) Identity Management
7 6 (8.33%) Android Development
7 6 (8.33%) iOS Development
8 4 (5.56%) MVVM
8 4 (5.56%) UML
9 2 (2.78%) Scrum
10 1 (1.39%) OOD
10 1 (1.39%) Project Management
10 1 (1.39%) Service Management
10 1 (1.39%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (65.28%) JavaScript
3 36 (50.00%) SQL
4 26 (36.11%) VB.NET
5 24 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 22 (30.56%) XAML
7 15 (20.83%) C++
8 7 (9.72%) VC++
9 6 (8.33%) Java
9 6 (8.33%) Objective-C
10 3 (4.17%) VB
10 3 (4.17%) VB6
11 1 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) MCSD
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 6 (8.33%) TickIT
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle
2 3 (4.17%) Telerik
3 2 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (1.39%) Perforce
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago