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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 116 106 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -40
Permanent jobs citing WPF 72 81 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.73% 2.16% 3.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 4.30% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 55 79 128
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £37,100 £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
1763 1883 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.28% 50.31% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1660 1769
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Wigan - 13 £31,500 - 2
Stockport - 9 £42,500 - 1
Rochdale - 2 £49,000 -
Bury - 1 £27,500 - 1
Cheadle - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £21,000 -
WPF
North West

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 157 (96.91%) C#
2 156 (96.30%) .NET
3 121 (74.69%) WCF
4 117 (72.22%) MVC
5 113 (69.75%) ASP.NET
6 105 (64.81%) SQL Server
7 92 (56.79%) HTML
7 92 (56.79%) OO
8 88 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
9 80 (49.38%) .NET Framework
10 69 (42.59%) CSS
11 60 (37.04%) JavaScript
12 59 (36.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 55 (33.95%) WinForms
14 54 (33.33%) jQuery
15 51 (31.48%) LINQ
15 51 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC
16 50 (30.86%) Degree
17 47 (29.01%) VB.NET
18 45 (27.78%) Unit Testing
18 45 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
19 42 (25.93%) XML
20 37 (22.84%) TDD
21 36 (22.22%) Computer Science
22 34 (20.99%) SQL Server 2008
23 32 (19.75%) ADO.NET
24 31 (19.14%) OOD
25 30 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
26 23 (14.20%) Silverlight
26 23 (14.20%) Web Services

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.47%) Node.js
3 2 (1.23%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.47%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.47%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.47%) Internet
1 4 (2.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (64.81%) SQL Server
2 34 (20.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (8.02%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (12.96%) Moq
2 21 (12.96%) NUnit
3 8 (4.94%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.32%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.09%) Xcode
6 2 (1.23%) Rational Rose
6 2 (1.23%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (13.58%) Finance
2 8 (4.94%) Retail
3 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (0.62%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 140 (86.42%) Developer
2 90 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 83 (51.23%) C# Developer
4 61 (37.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (35.19%) Senior Developer
6 47 (29.01%) Senior C# Developer
7 42 (25.93%) Software Developer
8 37 (22.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (22.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 35 (21.60%) Senior .NET Developer
9 35 (21.60%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (19.75%) Lead Developer
11 21 (12.96%) C# Software Developer
11 21 (12.96%) .NET Software Developer
12 17 (10.49%) Architect
13 15 (9.26%) Technical Architect
14 13 (8.02%) Web Developer
15 12 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
16 8 (4.94%) Senior Software Developer
17 7 (4.32%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (96.30%) .NET
2 121 (74.69%) WCF
3 113 (69.75%) ASP.NET
4 92 (56.79%) HTML
5 80 (49.38%) .NET Framework
6 69 (42.59%) CSS
7 59 (36.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 55 (33.95%) WinForms
9 54 (33.33%) jQuery
10 51 (31.48%) LINQ
10 51 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (25.93%) XML
12 32 (19.75%) ADO.NET
13 23 (14.20%) Web Services
13 23 (14.20%) Silverlight
14 20 (12.35%) XSLT
15 18 (11.11%) REST
16 15 (9.26%) AngularJS
16 15 (9.26%) HTML5
17 13 (8.02%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.96%) Mathematics
2 21 (12.96%) Physics
3 11 (6.79%) N-Tier
4 10 (6.17%) Client/Server
5 7 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.32%) Tandem
6 5 (3.09%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.47%) User Experience
8 2 (1.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.26%) Windows
2 5 (3.09%) Android
2 5 (3.09%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (72.22%) MVC
2 92 (56.79%) OO
3 88 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 37 (22.84%) TDD
6 31 (19.14%) OOD
7 22 (13.58%) Mentoring
8 20 (12.35%) Scrum
9 19 (11.73%) E-Commerce
10 18 (11.11%) Web Development
11 17 (10.49%) Software Engineering
12 15 (9.26%) Kanban
12 15 (9.26%) MVVM
12 15 (9.26%) SOA
12 15 (9.26%) Project Management
13 13 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (6.79%) ATDD
15 11 (6.79%) Refactoring
15 11 (6.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 157 (96.91%) C#
2 60 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 47 (29.01%) VB.NET
4 23 (14.20%) T-SQL
5 20 (12.35%) SQL
6 13 (8.02%) Java
7 11 (6.79%) TypeScript
8 10 (6.17%) VB
9 5 (3.09%) XAML
9 5 (3.09%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.23%) C++
11 1 (0.62%) C
11 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (30.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 22 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.26%) Oracle
3 5 (3.09%) Apple
3 5 (3.09%) Google
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