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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 52 36 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing WPF 39 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.06% 6.26% 4.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.99% 13.46% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 37
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 £29,800 £34,950 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £41,000
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
434 312 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.16% 46.50% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 407 277 362
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 £46,000 £40,000 £46,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 21 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Lutterworth - 6 £31,500 - 2
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 73 (98.65%) C#
2 65 (87.84%) .NET
3 48 (64.86%) JavaScript
4 45 (60.81%) HTML
4 45 (60.81%) .NET Framework
5 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
5 38 (51.35%) ASP.NET
6 37 (50.00%) jQuery
7 36 (48.65%) MVC
8 35 (47.30%) CSS
9 34 (45.95%) SQL
10 27 (36.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
11 26 (35.14%) VB.NET
12 24 (32.43%) XAML
12 24 (32.43%) T-SQL
12 24 (32.43%) HTML5
13 23 (31.08%) WCF
14 21 (28.38%) TDD
15 20 (27.03%) XML
16 19 (25.68%) CSS3
17 18 (24.32%) Smartcard
18 16 (21.62%) Finance
18 16 (21.62%) Cyber Security
19 15 (20.27%) C++
20 14 (18.92%) XSLT
20 14 (18.92%) Computer Science
21 13 (17.57%) WinForms
21 13 (17.57%) Windows
21 13 (17.57%) Web Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) LDAP
1 2 (2.70%) VoIP
1 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.70%) Hudson
4 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) NUnit
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (90.54%) Developer
2 26 (35.14%) C# Developer
3 24 (32.43%) .NET Developer
4 15 (20.27%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (12.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Software Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Software Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Applications Developer
9 6 (8.11%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (6.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Graduate Developer
11 3 (4.05%) WPF Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Graduate
12 2 (2.70%) Junior
12 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (87.84%) .NET
2 45 (60.81%) HTML
2 45 (60.81%) .NET Framework
3 38 (51.35%) ASP.NET
4 37 (50.00%) jQuery
5 35 (47.30%) CSS
6 27 (36.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 24 (32.43%) HTML5
8 23 (31.08%) WCF
9 20 (27.03%) XML
10 19 (25.68%) CSS3
11 14 (18.92%) XSLT
12 13 (17.57%) WinForms
12 13 (17.57%) Web Services
13 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (13.51%) DHTML
15 8 (10.81%) ADO.NET
16 7 (9.46%) WF
16 7 (9.46%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.32%) Smartcard
2 14 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.51%) Mathematics
4 6 (8.11%) Blackberry
4 6 (8.11%) PKI
4 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Android
2 7 (9.46%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.11%) Windows Phone 8
3 6 (8.11%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.65%) MVC
2 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
3 21 (28.38%) TDD
4 16 (21.62%) Cyber Security
5 8 (10.81%) Multithreading
5 8 (10.81%) Validation
6 7 (9.46%) Workflow
6 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.11%) Identity Management
7 6 (8.11%) Android Development
7 6 (8.11%) iOS Development
8 5 (6.76%) UML
8 5 (6.76%) OO
9 4 (5.41%) Scrum
9 4 (5.41%) MVVM
10 1 (1.35%) OOD
10 1 (1.35%) Project Management
10 1 (1.35%) Service Management
10 1 (1.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (98.65%) C#
2 48 (64.86%) JavaScript
3 34 (45.95%) SQL
4 26 (35.14%) VB.NET
5 24 (32.43%) T-SQL
5 24 (32.43%) XAML
6 15 (20.27%) C++
7 7 (9.46%) VC++
8 6 (8.11%) Java
8 6 (8.11%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.05%) VB6
9 3 (4.05%) VB
10 1 (1.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) MCSD
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) ISO 9001
1 6 (8.11%) TickIT
2 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Telerik
4 2 (2.70%) Twitter
5 1 (1.35%) Perforce
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago