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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 46 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing WPF 37 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.33% 5.07% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.34% 10.87% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 26
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £31,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
358 322 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.87% 46.67% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 324 296 317
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
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 28 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 28 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 +1 17 £35,000 - 1
Lutterworth - 8 £31,500 -
WPF
East Midlands

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 64 (100.00%) C#
2 60 (93.75%) .NET
3 51 (79.69%) JavaScript
4 43 (67.19%) HTML
5 41 (64.06%) .NET Framework
6 38 (59.38%) SQL Server
7 36 (56.25%) SQL
8 35 (54.69%) MVC
9 34 (53.13%) jQuery
10 31 (48.44%) ASP.NET
11 29 (45.31%) CSS
12 27 (42.19%) Software Engineering
13 26 (40.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 25 (39.06%) T-SQL
14 25 (39.06%) VB.NET
15 24 (37.50%) XML
16 21 (32.81%) XAML
16 21 (32.81%) HTML5
17 19 (29.69%) TDD
18 18 (28.13%) XSLT
18 18 (28.13%) Smartcard
18 18 (28.13%) WCF
18 18 (28.13%) CSS3
19 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
20 16 (25.00%) Cyber Security
20 16 (25.00%) Finance
21 14 (21.88%) DHTML
21 14 (21.88%) Mathematics
22 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 10 (15.63%) ADO.NET

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 3 (4.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) LDAP
1 2 (3.13%) VoIP
1 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Blend
2 3 (4.69%) Hudson
3 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) NUnit
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (92.19%) Developer
2 24 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 22 (34.38%) .NET Developer
4 15 (23.44%) Senior Developer
5 14 (21.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Software Developer
7 7 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Graduate
9 4 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Junior
10 3 (4.69%) Applications Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
12 1 (1.56%) WPF Developer
12 1 (1.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (93.75%) .NET
2 43 (67.19%) HTML
3 41 (64.06%) .NET Framework
4 34 (53.13%) jQuery
5 31 (48.44%) ASP.NET
6 29 (45.31%) CSS
7 26 (40.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 24 (37.50%) XML
9 21 (32.81%) HTML5
10 18 (28.13%) XSLT
10 18 (28.13%) WCF
10 18 (28.13%) CSS3
11 14 (21.88%) DHTML
12 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (15.63%) ADO.NET
12 10 (15.63%) WinForms
13 8 (12.50%) Web Services
14 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (10.94%) Dapper ORM
14 7 (10.94%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Smartcard
2 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
3 14 (21.88%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone 8
2 2 (3.13%) Android
2 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) MVC
2 27 (42.19%) Software Engineering
3 19 (29.69%) TDD
4 16 (25.00%) Cyber Security
5 7 (10.94%) Workflow
5 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.81%) OO
7 4 (6.25%) Validation
7 4 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.69%) MVVM
8 3 (4.69%) UML
9 2 (3.13%) Identity Management
9 2 (3.13%) Scrum
9 2 (3.13%) Android Development
9 2 (3.13%) iOS Development
10 1 (1.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C#
2 51 (79.69%) JavaScript
3 36 (56.25%) SQL
4 25 (39.06%) T-SQL
4 25 (39.06%) VB.NET
5 21 (32.81%) XAML
6 7 (10.94%) C++
7 4 (6.25%) VC++
7 4 (6.25%) VB
7 4 (6.25%) VB6
8 2 (3.13%) Java
8 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
1 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.13%) TickIT
1 2 (3.13%) QA
1 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Twitter
2 3 (4.69%) Telerik
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Perforce
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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