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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 133 83 60
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -23
Permanent jobs citing WPF 50 101 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.28% 2.69% 3.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.06% 5.43% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34 100 166
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £35,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1635 1861 2302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.78% 49.57% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1458 1669 2097
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +2 13 £20,000 -20.00% 1
Stockport -11 5 £38,500 -12.50% 2
Bolton +7 3 £27,500 -31.25%
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 113 (94.96%) C#
2 108 (90.76%) .NET
3 81 (68.07%) ASP.NET
4 68 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 67 (56.30%) HTML
5 67 (56.30%) WCF
6 61 (51.26%) MVC
7 56 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (41.18%) CSS
9 48 (40.34%) OO
10 45 (37.82%) JavaScript
11 43 (36.13%) Software Engineering
12 38 (31.93%) .NET Framework
13 32 (26.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 29 (24.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (24.37%) Silverlight
15 28 (23.53%) Windows
15 28 (23.53%) LINQ
16 27 (22.69%) WinForms
17 26 (21.85%) VB.NET
17 26 (21.85%) MVVM
18 25 (21.01%) HTML5
19 24 (20.17%) jQuery
19 24 (20.17%) Team Foundation Server
20 23 (19.33%) Finance
21 21 (17.65%) E-Commerce
22 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
22 19 (15.97%) Unit Testing
23 18 (15.13%) SQL Server 2008
23 18 (15.13%) TDD

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.36%) Node.js
2 2 (1.68%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.84%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.84%) IIS
3 1 (0.84%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) Internet
2 2 (1.68%) Firewall
2 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (12.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (10.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (20.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (14.29%) NUnit
3 10 (8.40%) Moq
4 7 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.88%) Subversion
5 6 (5.04%) Xcode
6 4 (3.36%) MSTest
7 2 (1.68%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (1.68%) Rational Rose
7 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (19.33%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.36%) Retail
3 4 (3.36%) Publishing
4 2 (1.68%) Back Office
4 2 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.84%) Games
5 1 (0.84%) Automotive
5 1 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (83.19%) Developer
2 60 (50.42%) .NET Developer
3 46 (38.66%) C# Developer
4 29 (24.37%) C# .NET Developer
4 29 (24.37%) Software Developer
5 22 (18.49%) Senior Developer
6 17 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
6 17 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (13.45%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (12.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (10.92%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (10.08%) Lead Developer
11 11 (9.24%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (9.24%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (9.24%) Software Engineer
12 6 (5.04%) Mobile Developer
13 5 (4.20%) Architect
13 5 (4.20%) Junior
14 4 (3.36%) C# Software Engineer
14 4 (3.36%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (90.76%) .NET
2 81 (68.07%) ASP.NET
3 67 (56.30%) HTML
3 67 (56.30%) WCF
4 49 (41.18%) CSS
5 38 (31.93%) .NET Framework
6 32 (26.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 29 (24.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (24.37%) Silverlight
8 28 (23.53%) LINQ
9 27 (22.69%) WinForms
10 25 (21.01%) HTML5
11 24 (20.17%) jQuery
12 17 (14.29%) XML
13 15 (12.61%) REST
14 11 (9.24%) ADO.NET
15 10 (8.40%) Ajax
16 9 (7.56%) WF
16 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 8 (6.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.40%) Mathematics
2 10 (8.40%) Physics
3 8 (6.72%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.68%) LIMS
5 2 (1.68%) Informatics
5 2 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) GIS
6 1 (0.84%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.53%) Windows
2 8 (6.72%) Android
2 8 (6.72%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.88%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (51.26%) MVC
2 56 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (40.34%) OO
4 43 (36.13%) Software Engineering
5 26 (21.85%) MVVM
6 21 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 19 (15.97%) Unit Testing
8 18 (15.13%) TDD
9 14 (11.76%) Web Development
10 13 (10.92%) OOD
11 11 (9.24%) UML
12 10 (8.40%) Scrum
13 7 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Architecture
14 6 (5.04%) Risk Management
14 6 (5.04%) Mobile Application Development
14 6 (5.04%) Android Development
14 6 (5.04%) iOS Development
15 5 (4.20%) Waterfall
15 5 (4.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 113 (94.96%) C#
2 45 (37.82%) JavaScript
3 26 (21.85%) VB.NET
4 16 (13.45%) SQL
5 12 (10.08%) T-SQL
5 12 (10.08%) Java
6 11 (9.24%) XAML
7 10 (8.40%) C++
8 6 (5.04%) Objective-C
9 5 (4.20%) C
10 3 (2.52%) Scala
10 3 (2.52%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.68%) VB
12 1 (0.84%) VBA
12 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.72%) Oracle
3 7 (5.88%) Google
4 6 (5.04%) Telerik
4 6 (5.04%) Apple
5 1 (0.84%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.84%) Infragistics
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