The table below looks at the statistics for the WPF Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 170 173 186
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a WPF Developer 14 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.30% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.32% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 2
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
WPF Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3384 3492 3826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.76% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2870 2848 3172
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WPF Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WPF Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

WPF Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

WPF Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

WPF Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited WPF Developer in their job title 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 with WPF Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) WPF
2 16 (94.12%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) WinForms
5 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
6 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (52.94%) Games
6 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (47.06%) WCF
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (35.29%) iPad
9 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
10 5 (29.41%) Windows
11 4 (23.53%) Web Services
11 4 (23.53%) OO
11 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
11 4 (23.53%) MVC
11 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
11 4 (23.53%) MVVM
12 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
13 2 (11.76%) Web Development
13 2 (11.76%) Degree
13 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (11.76%) Functional Programming
13 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
13 2 (11.76%) Scrum
13 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
13 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited WPF Developer in their job title 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 with WPF Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) WPF
2 16 (94.12%) .NET
3 11 (64.71%) WinForms
4 8 (47.06%) WCF
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
7 1 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) iPad
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Health Informatics
3 1 (5.88%) Informatics
3 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) MVVM
3 4 (23.53%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Functional Programming
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter