The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 54 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing WPF 2 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.47% 4.30% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 7.89% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 2
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +49.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
160 317 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 37.21% 54.56% 49.73%
Number of salaries quoted 119 283 170
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

WPF
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the Liverpool region.

WPF Salary Trend in Liverpool

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 7 (77.78%) WinForms
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) NUnit
4 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 6 (66.67%) Spring.NET
4 6 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (66.67%) Ninject
4 6 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
4 6 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (66.67%) MSTest
4 6 (66.67%) MVVM
4 6 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (66.67%) Moq
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (66.67%) WCF
4 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (66.67%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MSTest
1 6 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (66.67%) Moq
1 6 (66.67%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Firebug
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Graduate
2 6 (66.67%) Junior
2 6 (66.67%) Junior .NET Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (77.78%) WinForms
3 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
4 6 (66.67%) WCF
4 6 (66.67%) Spring.NET
4 6 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (66.67%) Ninject
4 6 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 6 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (66.67%) Kanban
3 6 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (66.67%) MVVM
3 6 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GAMP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter