The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 80 125 78
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -47
Permanent jobs citing WPF 100 65 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.05% 1.70% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 3.79% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 62 128
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WPF
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1449 1714 2144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.12% 44.92% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1462 1967
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WPF
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WPF Salary Trend in Manchester

WPF
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in Manchester

WPF
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Wigan - 9 £37,500 - 1
Stockport +9 6 £42,500 -
Bolton +8 1 - - 1
Salford - 1 £37,500 -
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 164 (100.00%) C#
2 148 (90.24%) .NET
3 106 (64.63%) WCF
4 96 (58.54%) SQL Server
5 89 (54.27%) ASP.NET
6 86 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (42.68%) TDD
8 65 (39.63%) HTML
9 59 (35.98%) Windows
10 55 (33.54%) Software Engineering
11 52 (31.71%) JavaScript
12 51 (31.10%) MVC
12 51 (31.10%) MVVM
13 50 (30.49%) OO
14 48 (29.27%) NUnit
15 47 (28.66%) .NET Framework
16 44 (26.83%) SQL
16 44 (26.83%) LINQ
17 43 (26.22%) Team Foundation Server
18 42 (25.61%) CSS
19 41 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
20 40 (24.39%) Web Services
21 39 (23.78%) XML
22 38 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
23 35 (21.34%) UML
24 33 (20.12%) Finance
25 32 (19.51%) Entity Framework
26 31 (18.90%) Silverlight
26 31 (18.90%) Scrum
27 29 (17.68%) jQuery

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (1.22%) IIS
2 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (7.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.10%) Broadband
2 2 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (58.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 48 (29.27%) NUnit
2 43 (26.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (12.80%) Git (software)
4 20 (12.20%) MSTest
5 12 (7.32%) Subversion
6 10 (6.10%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (6.10%) Moq
7 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.83%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.61%) Selenium
9 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 33 (20.12%) Finance
2 12 (7.32%) Games
3 11 (6.71%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.88%) Publishing
5 2 (1.22%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 133 (81.10%) Developer
2 76 (46.34%) .NET Developer
3 66 (40.24%) C# Developer
4 38 (23.17%) Senior Developer
5 33 (20.12%) Software Developer
6 32 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (18.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 25 (15.24%) Senior C# Developer
8 25 (15.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (13.41%) C# Software Developer
10 21 (12.80%) Agile C# Developer
11 19 (11.59%) Software Engineer
11 19 (11.59%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (10.98%) Lead Developer
12 18 (10.98%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (4.27%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
14 6 (3.66%) C# Software Engineer
14 6 (3.66%) .NET Consultant
14 6 (3.66%) Consultant
15 5 (3.05%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (90.24%) .NET
2 106 (64.63%) WCF
3 89 (54.27%) ASP.NET
4 65 (39.63%) HTML
5 47 (28.66%) .NET Framework
6 44 (26.83%) LINQ
7 42 (25.61%) CSS
8 41 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (24.39%) Web Services
10 39 (23.78%) XML
11 32 (19.51%) Entity Framework
12 31 (18.90%) Silverlight
13 29 (17.68%) jQuery
14 28 (17.07%) REST
15 27 (16.46%) SOAP
16 24 (14.63%) HTML5
16 24 (14.63%) WinForms
17 21 (12.80%) MSMQ
18 10 (6.10%) Castle Windsor
18 10 (6.10%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.59%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (8.54%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.27%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.05%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.44%) NHS
7 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.22%) Proteomics
8 2 (1.22%) LIMS
8 2 (1.22%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.61%) Informatics
9 1 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 59 (35.98%) Windows
2 1 (0.61%) Android
2 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (42.68%) TDD
3 55 (33.54%) Software Engineering
4 51 (31.10%) MVC
4 51 (31.10%) MVVM
5 50 (30.49%) OO
6 38 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (21.34%) UML
8 31 (18.90%) Scrum
9 16 (9.76%) OOP
10 13 (7.93%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.93%) Kanban
11 12 (7.32%) Multithreading
11 12 (7.32%) BDD
12 11 (6.71%) Project Management
13 10 (6.10%) Dependency Injection
14 9 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (4.88%) OOD
16 6 (3.66%) E-Commerce
17 5 (3.05%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 44 (26.83%) SQL
4 21 (12.80%) T-SQL
4 21 (12.80%) VBA
5 20 (12.20%) C++
6 13 (7.93%) C
7 10 (6.10%) Java
8 8 (4.88%) XAML
9 6 (3.66%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.05%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.83%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.83%) Scala
12 2 (1.22%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.22%) VB
13 1 (0.61%) Python
13 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (10.98%) Degree
2 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.22%) MCSD
2 2 (1.22%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.66%) HL7
2 4 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.05%) Telerik
2 5 (3.05%) DevExpress
3 3 (1.83%) Oracle
4 1 (0.61%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.61%) SAP
4 1 (0.61%) Avaya
4 1 (0.61%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester
Erin Associates
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, pension, other benefits.
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Manchester
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